Javier Guardia Dr. Michael Johnmann Cultures of America May 28th 2015 “The Godfather, I and II”: Patterns of corruption By Anthony Ambrogio There is a case to be stated that the first two Godfathers films form the “Great American Movie” of the twentieth century. The Godfather part one was first released in 1972. On the other hand, The Godfather part two was released in 1974 to great critical acclaim. Francis Ford Coppola’s The Godfather is among one of the best films ever produced.
Christopher Edward Nolan is an English film director, screenwriter, and producer. He is one of the highest-grossing directors in history, and among the most acclaimed and influential filmmakers of the 21st century. The acclaim garnered by his independent films gave Nolan the opportunity to make the mystery drama, The Prestige (2006). He found further popularity and critical success with The Dark Knight Trilogy (2005–2012) and Inception (2010). His ten films have grossed over 4.7 billion U.S. dollars worldwide and was awarded a total of 34 Oscar nominations and ten wins.
Abraham Lincoln Quote “Those who deny freedom to others, deserve it not for themselves; and, under a just God, cannot long retain it.” This quote was stated by Abraham Lincoln. Lincoln was born in 1809 and died in 1865. He was the sixteenth president of the United States, conserved the Union throughout the Civil War and created the freedom for the slaves.
I loved the way his character developed throughout the movie. At first he was rather shy and timid but as the movie progresses he was able to bring the best in his character by making us believe that there are times where we have to take the leap of faith. The character of Mrs. Lowe was also remarkable because she was able to pull the emotion of a mother seeing her child suffer. She did wonderfull because I was sympathizing so hard with
Through analyzing Mr. Davis 's beliefs, attitude, and actions, he forces the audience and characters to evaluate their own values. Although this movie was produced in 1957, it still has traits that effect people even in present day. This is what gives this movie its long-lasting life and use for many years because so many can relate to the film. The film Twelve Angry Men has many qualities and exemplifies many traits that a leader, and decent human being should have. This film proved to be very successful in connecting with the audience and getting to the point they wanted to prove to be a successful film, and along the way it received "three Academy Award
has been almost three decades since the release of Ordinary people and it still remains one of the most well-written movies not only from an entertaining but also from a psychological perspective. Ordinary People is a 1980 American drama film that marked the directorial debut of actor Robert Redford. The movie won several Academy Awards for Best Director, Best Writing (Adapted Screenplay), Best Picture and Best Supporting Actor (Timothy Hutton). The film has also attracted much critical acclaim. Ordinary People is the story of an upper middle-class family living in Illinois dealing with the loss of their oldest son, Buck.
Vincent Van Gough’s role was played by Kirk Douglas and the role of his brother was played by James Donald. The film received three nominations for Academy Award and Anthony Quinn who has a minor role garnered Best Actor in Supporting Role Oscar. Rotten Tomatoes considered this film as famous in which, the story was about the real connection between Van Gough’s brother and himself. This biopic has used almost 200 original paintings of Van Gough.
Doctor Sayer begins a diligent study. To the \present day, there are still many questions surrounding this strange disease. During one amazing season in the late 60's, a miracle happened. In my opinion, both Robin Williams and Robert Deniro should have won Oscars for this film. I always say that Williams with a beard equals an amazing performance.
His use of practical effects, as seen in the truck flip and hospital demolition, enhances the technical experience of viewing the films. The shots do not appear animated as would computer generated graphics. This adds to the sheer thrill of the films as audiences are left astonished. This also helps the actors in their processes making their performances more real. An example of this being the fact that some actors were actually frightened by The Joker.
Jim Kelly, Warren Moon, and Joe Montana are the three most influential quarterbacks of the last twenty five years of the twentieth century. Kelly’s contributions to modern offenses are incredible, but nothing is more impressive than what he has done off the field with his charities. Moon has helped bring about the age where there is no discrimination against the black quarterback, and Montana helped usher in one of the most successful offensive schemes of all time in the west coast offense, which is still used by many teams today. Many other quarterbacks of this time period were very influential, including players like John Elway, Dan Marino, and Dan Fouts, but Moon, Montana and especially Kelly were the most
Capitol Records has helped Luke receive many awards, for example, he has received awards from the Academy of Country Music Awards where he won entertainer of the year and also the Country Music Association Awards. I’ll Stay Me, is the debut studio album of American country music artist Luke Bryan. The album, I’ll Stay me was his first ever album produced by Jeff Stevens and released in the United States on August 14, 2007. His most recent album is Kill The Lights which was released on August 7, 2015. Its leading single, Kick The Dust Up, was released on the radio May 19, 2015.Luke
Together they had three children: Jennifer, Joseph, who is the lead singer of Toto, and Mark Towner Williams. The two remained married until her death in 1974 and in 1980, Williams married Samantha Winslow, a photographer. Overall, John Williams’s life has contained downsides and upsides but he has still managed to stay successful financially, as well as stay famous and frequently awarded. He has won five Academy Awards, seventeen Grammys, three Golden Globes, two Emmys and five BAFTA Awards from the British Academy of Film and Television Arts. What makes John Williams so unique is his prosperity in not only Hollywood’s film industry, but also his accomplishment and achievement in music
He would be often caught singing or dancing in his room. However, Brayden was a bright student throughout his education career receiving many awards and recognitions throughout the year, Most notably for his presidential scholarship and other outstanding awards that aided his pursuit of college level education. He attended the University of Iowa expanding his growth in the performing arts and
In the final months, Davis’ peace request was quickly rejected by Lincoln at the Hampton Roads conference. The retreating of confederated burned Richmond, preventing Union troops from taking it before Grant. Lincoln tours Richmond, entering the Confederate White House. Eventually, General Lee surrenders the confederate army at the village of Appomatto court House in Virginia. However, this final moments of the war was followed by the attack of President Lincoln in Ford’s theater.