Daniels has been acting since 1976 and played in a variety of movies and television such as Dumb and Dumber, Fly Away Home, Pleasantville, 101 Dalmatians, and Steve Jobs. Rotten Tomatoes says, “Though he has never achieved the high profile or widespread acclaim of a Robert De Niro, Jeff Daniels ranks as one of Hollywood's most versatile leading men and over his career he has played everything from villains and cads to heroes and romantic leads to tragic figures and lovably goofy idiots, in movies of almost every genre.” (Rotten Tomatoes 1). Daniels has inspired so many people with his work. In conclusion, Daniels has strongly and successfully made his argument that the United States is not all that it is cracked up to be. He used pathos, ethos, and logos to further prove his point.
“Bueller…, Bueller..., Bueller...” A timeless quote from one of the greatest movies John Hughes Directed that still resonates today. An innovator, legend, and idol to many, I believe John Hughes is one of the greatest directors of all time. John Hughes’ unique style of relatable scenarios portraying the developmental challenges teenagers go through in The Breakfast Club, and Ferris Buhler’s Day off. Teenagers are aliens; they don’t listen; they rebel; they drive adults crazy. In the movie, The Breakfast Club, John Hughes shows the many ways that teens struggle to fit in.
The Godfather (1972) is a one of a kind movie; it is even considered by many an American classic. The American Film Institute (AFI) has The Godfather listed at number two in 2008 as one of the greatest films in American culture today. This movie has everything from great action scenes to world famous actors. This movie stars Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, and James Cann among many others. The Godfather portrays one major theme throughout the entire movie and that is violence.
While he envied his brother, he also envied Laertes’s sword skills. Laertes had excellent sword skills and when Claudius saw the envy Hamlet had for his skills, he swooped in and took up the opportunity to up one on Hamlet. In Act 4 scene 7, Claudius opens up about Laertes father, Polonius, being killed by Hamlet and how he should avenge his father by killing him. Claudius takes advantage of his sword
Finally, Mercutio got himself and Tybalt killed, and Romeo banished because of his arrogance and selfishness. Tybalt and Mercutio met in the streets and since they were enemies they pulled out their swords and dueled. Granted they were both cocky teenage boys wanting to show off, but they started a long trail of deaths. The Prince of Verona said that if anyone was caught in the streets fighting they would be put to death. Romeo didn’t want his new wife’s cousin Tybalt or his best friend Mercutio to die, so he tried to break the up the sword fight.
He spent a great deal of time on this sword and expected a reward of equal value. When the Count finally arrived to collect his sword he was so disgusted with the results he concluded it was only worth one tenth of the original. Inigos father refused to take such a low offer for his masterpiece.The count then brutally killed Inigo's father. After The count slain his father, the
Creed During our lifetimes of watching cinema we have grown accustomed to watching the great underdog movies such as Rocky. The way the movie was so captivating to audiences for several decades made us always cheer for the underdog who somehow beats the odds to reach his goal. But rarely do we see a story of a champion coming from the higher social economic status. In the movie creed this is what happens. The lead character Adonis played by (Michael P Jordon) he plays Creed the illegitimate son of the fictional boxer character Apollo Creed in the Rocky series.
He starred in ‘Good Will Hunting’ which was a great film and this lead to him winning accolades as the therapist. Which he plays the role of the therapist. He continued on with excellent career especially after winning so much with this movie. From 2002 to 2009 he was able to play I movies like ‘License to Wed’, ‘One Hour Photo’ and ‘Old Dogs. We saw a slight deviation from him as he chose to do less of comedy and more drama as his career was coming to an
IMDb gave Elf an overall rating of 6.9 out of 10, and Rotten Tomatoes rated the film 84%. This success is thanks to the films actors, who are one of the main reasons why this film was so successful. The main character, Buddy, is played by the famous Will Ferrell, who has starred in many other very popular movies such as, Anchorman, Step Brothers, The Other Guys, and The Lego Movie, Ferrell is most well known for his hilarious sense of humor in all the comedy films that he is in, he is
Unfortunately his dear, beloved father died. Hamlet is deeply hurt because his father died however, he is even more shocked by the fact that his mother married his uncle, Claudius. Indeed, the loyalty and love between parents and their children is a powerful force. Prince Hamlet sees and converses with the ghost/spirit of his father learning that the King of Denmark, Hamlet’s father, was killed by Claudius. Hamlet seeks revenge to avenge his father’s death, he starts to plot his plan into motion; for revenge is more powerful than everything else.