Irony is often thought of as entertaining, but it also serves a different purpose. In the play of Sophocles titled Oedipus the King, irony is present in every scene, if not every line. When the protagonist runs away to avoid killing his father and marrying his mother, only to kill his father on the road and go on to marry his mother, it can only be ironic. He is a brave and smart man. He killed four men by himself and outsmarted a Sphinx, and became the great king of the city he rescued from her claws.
He tries to convince people that what was done is good. Brutus is the most despicable character in Julius Caesar because join the conspirators with their plot and kill his friends Caesar. Brutus is the most most despicable because he kill his very own friend Caesar he is very shocked. When the other conspirators stab Caesar with their knives he the last one to
Macbeth slowly becomes a new shade of evil with every action he makes as he sends murderers to murder his good friend Banquo. ¨I will advise you where to plant yourselves, acquaint you with the perfect spy o´th´time, the moment on´t; for´t must be done tonight, and something from the palace; always thought that I require a clearness.” (3.1.129-133) Macbeth gives ill advice to the murderers to kill Banquo because of his so-said ¨wrong doings¨. He continues to go onto the point where he states it was not his fault since he was no the one to physically murder is old friend. He later sees Banquo´s ghost as the reader realizes his actions will catch up to Macbeth soon. Lady Macbeth however fled with guilt, feels the need to act normal in all senses.
The id seeks instant pleasure through sexual and aggressive behaviors, paying no heed to societal or moral requirements. Claudius’s id is the driving reason behind his murder of the king and seducement of the queen, as both were impulsive acts that are forbidden by society that he did only for the sake of enjoying the pleasures of a king. The ghost of the former king explains to Hamlet how “The serpent that did sting thy father’s life / Now wears his crown,” meaning that Claudius had killed the king for the sake of gaining his crown (I.V. 38-39). This behavior arose from Claudius’s id because it the aggressive behavior of murdering his brother that allowed him to receive the immediate pleasure of access to his deceased brother’s wife, and in turn, kingship.
The duo kill Brett, find the suitcase and are about to leave until a man hiding inside the bathroom attempts to kill the two. Though at point blank range, the man misses all 6 shots and the pair quickly neutralize him. Jules thinks it is a sign of god that he should stop living 'the life ' (The job of being a professional killer) and quits 'the life ' hoping to maybe travel to Europe or just go with where life takes him, while realizing all the people he killed and all the destruction he lay waste to. (Pulp) This example displays the third trait of heroism because though Jules 's job is to kill people, he eventually realizes that though he collects money and nothing disastrous has happened to him or any of his loved ones, that what he is doing is wrong. He recognizes that he killed countless people and that he presumably left crying families and several other problems other people had to solve.
He suffers degrees of post traumatic stress disorder which is understandable, this makes him seem self absorbed. It is this ‘version’ of Batman that the audience responds more to. He is no longer the perfect model superhero from the 50’s who is a crime fighting genius in the city of Gotham, he is dark and mysterious and the emotional effects make him hugely relatable. We learn that although he is somewhat different to us with his physical strength and superhero persona but his feelings and emotions and changing personality is human. We feel sorry for him and endearing making the modern day superhero easily accessible to the
Tim Burton created the perfect setting for ongoing evil. It was a living and breathing machine that’s products were all twisted and crazed and dark. An interesting aside, is that in the early batmans, which were far more a like to the comic books, we can see no way of change in Gotham Cities people, or batman.. Like the comic books, Batman never evolves as a character – he just keeps on fighting bad guys all the way through. This is similar to the early batman movies by Tim Burton. On the other hand, Christopher Nolans take on Batman shows a city capable of changing, and batmans ethics and ultimate goal.
Gladiator is a 2000 British-American epic authentic dramatization film coordinated by Ridley Scott, featuring Russell Crowe. Crowe depicts the fictional character, steadfast Roman general Maximus Decimus Meridius, who is deceived when the ruler Marcus Aurelius ' goal-oriented son, Commodus, murders his father and grabs the throne. Decreased to slavery, Maximus rises through the positions of the gladiatorial arena to vindicate the murder of his family and his emperor. This essay will highlight the technical and cultural dimensions of the film and observe theoretical concepts and film terminology, also how the cinematography helps in portraying characters of the film highlighting their personality. Rome was frequently taken as an allegory
In the book This Savage Song by Victoria Schwab, Kate, one of the main characters, kills a man when he ambushes her. The man was working for a group of monsters, Malchai, who were trying to take over Verity, the city Kate’s father runs. The man himself is evil and has caused many deaths, so Kate killing him was actually a good move. At first, it sounded as if she did it because she was moving too fast, but she recognized the man to be in cahoots with the Malchai. She took a calculated risk when she killed man, but it was not a accident.
Batman has no superpowers like other superheroes so he has to rely on his gadgets, and they never seem to fail him. Whether it 's his suit, that allows him to practically fly through the air, or his computer software, that hacks phones allowing for the use of echolocation to locate criminals. The gadgets in the trilogy have never been matched in any other production of Batman. In addition, no other production of Batman has ever been able to tell the story as well as the trilogy does. The audience really gets a feel for his despair from childhood and why he became who he is.
A troubled detective goes undercover to investigate a series of homeless people being killed, which leads to a major conspiracy. BRIEF SYNOPSIS: FRANK MCCOY (37) is a detective after redemption. Thugs seeking revenge attack Frank and his family. His young daughter, LINDSEY (6), is injured. Fearing for the safety of his family, McCoy sends his wife, AUDREY, and Lindsey away.
Batman’s brand of justice meets its ultimate match with the introduction of the Joker. The Joker represents the counter to Batman’s brand of justice, as the symbol that Batman created is torn down. A major plot point in the Dark Knight is the Joker randomly killing people of Gotham until Batman decides to take off his mask. This is the ultimate threat to the idea of Batman. Batman is meant to be an unknown protector of Gotham, this is what makes him so fearful.
P. Mulrooney declared that the two-gun desperado was one of the most dangerous criminals ever encountered in the history of New York. “He will kill,” said the Commissioner, “at the drop of a feather.” But how did “Two Gun” Crowley regard himself? We know, because while the police were firing into his apartment, he wrote a letter addressed “To whom it may concern, ” And, as he wrote, the blood flowing from his wounds left a crimson trail on the paper. In this letter Crowley said: “Under my coat is a weary heart, but a kind one - one that would do nobody any harm.” A short time before this, Crowley had been having a necking party with his girl friend on a country road out on Long Island. Suddenly a policeman walked up to the car and said: “Let me see your license.” Without saying a word, Crowley drew his gun and cut the policeman down with a shower of lead.
Lyon doesn’t play nice.” For instance, when Luscious’ intuition told him a man named Bunkie, who is his wife’s cousin, could possibly reveal his secret to the world; he took matters into his own hands with no remorse. Luscious shot Bunkie, blew his brains out, and forswore about it the following day. In Power, James is not so different. He is a young black male, whose name is also honored in the streets of Manhattan. His nickname “Ghost” was given to him because he’s slicker than an icy patch.
Greed for some extra money overshadows death of a human being. In a world deluged with greed and selfishness, perhaps Bateman would stick out like a sore thumb if he weren’t a psychopath. Even after Bateman makes his confession, there is no repercussion for him. Society seems to see the devil inside him and eagerly accepts him for the familiarity he brings. Throughout the movie Bateman’s behavior was reinforced,even when he went out on a suicidal rampage he got off scot-free.