In that past, women have had a false image of sexuality, weakness, and self- consciousness. Now, women in today’s culture have taken on a new role, a much stronger role. Countless movies and television shows have powerful and inspiring female roles who deviate from female characters in the past. For example, Rey, from “The Force Awakens” in the Star Wars franchise shows several traits of a strong, independent woman who is fully capable of getting every job done herself. Rey is the perfect illustration of being the opposite of what Jean Kilbourne said women are.
The star wars project also known as SDIO when it was renames during the late 80’s was started in 1984 as a laser of light unit that was supposed to overheat the missiles from some of the red threat or communist threat dung the “cold war” or also known as the arms race. The “star Wars” project was to when Russia where to shoot a nuclear war head of a missile from there submarine. To accomplish the United States army and scientists used NASA to send up different satellites to help coordinate the “lasers” direction and speed. The lasers would have depended on the detection of these missiles by both ground and air detectors and also thermal sightings.
The hero this paper is on is Luke Skywalker. He is the hero in star wars. An article on starwars.com it said “Luke Skywalker was a Tatooine farm boy who rose from humble beginnings to become one of the greatest Jedi the galaxy has ever known. Along with his friends Princess Leia and Han Solo, Luke battled the evil Empire, discovered the truth of his parentage, and ended the tyranny of the Sith.” Luke Skywalker came from Tatooine, a desert planet with two suns.
Star Wars was created by George Lucas, whose mind was filled with inspiration and imagination that led others to believe that he created it based on mythology. Star Wars continues to provide interest to the people who admired it, and it changed our view of reality. The author believes that Star Wars is more than just entertainment. For us, it allows us to view of what our future would become.
One boy with a dream that becomes a harsh reality? Everyone encounters dreams or goals in their life, but some never get to complete them. This young hero has a dream of being a pilot for the rebellion, but he gets more than he bargained for. This young hero is Luke Skywalker from the Star Wars series, the son of Darth Vader and the new hope of the rebel alliance. Throughout these movies Luke Skywalker demonstrates the “Hero’s Journey” clearly with a lot of detail.
Gender and Race in Film from a Feminist Analysis Representation of women and people of color in the film industry remains mostly divisive issue due to the heightened attention to diversity in recent years. Based on this observation, the current paper analyzes the state of representation in this industry focusing on the film “Star Wars: The Last Jedi.” Star Wars: The Last Jedi “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” is a film written and directed by Rian Johnson that was initially released on the 9th of December 2017. Produced by Lucasfilm, the film served as the eighth main installment of the hugely successful Star Wars franchise. Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures distributed the film.
Once the hero has received his Call to adventure, like George Lucas’s Luke Skywalker from Star Wars, they must go on to face their first challenge, the threshold guardians, which ultimately challenge their will to take on the burden of the task. For young master Skywalker, the threshold guardians come with guns. Shortly after young Skywalker receives his call to adventure, from R2-D2, the little droid disappears. When Luke finally locates R2, a group of warriors called Tusken Raiders strike at Skywalker, knocking him out. The sand savages scavenge through Luke’s vehicle, until Jedi master Obi-Wan Kenobi arrives scaring off the savages, saving Luke.
Lord of the Rings and Star Wars are both brilliant films in not only mine, but many others opinions. Both, high intensity productions are made up of extremely memorable characters who are on a mission for something very important to their well-being. Both franchises have accumulated a lot of success using similar sci-fi techniques. Lord of the Rings and Star Wars take an approach on many different ideas but both have something great to offer to the public. A very broad yet, accurate similarity between the two hit franchises is the overall goal of both movies to prevent the evil from attempting total dictatorship over their universe.
In this essay analysis I will be looking at the Japanese influence on the Star Wars saga, looking at the similarities between certain films mostly made by Akira Kurosawa and a few others. I will also look at the cultural and social aspects of the time leading up to, and after the creation of Star Wars as well as the cultural and social impacts of the Star Wars saga. I personally find this topic very interesting due to some of the stark similarities between some of Akira Kurosawa’s work and George Lucas's Star Wars and I hope to show them in this report.
Existentialism can be defined as the philosophy concerning itself with finding self and the said meaning of life through free will, personal responsibility and choice. This belief is that people are out there in the world searching to find out what they are and who they are throughout life and how these people will make choices in life because of their outlook, beliefs, and experiences. These personal choices become unique to the person without the necessity of an objective form of truth. Overall an existentialist believes that a person should be forced to be responsible and choose without the assistance of laws, ethnic rules or traditions.
Star Wars is a hugely popular science fiction film, featuring grand battles, alien species, and a mysterious energy called The Force. With seven films in the enterprise, Star Wars is a widely known collection of science fiction films. Following the Sci-Fi genre, Star Wars using far advanced technology throughout the film as common place. Though Sci-Fi films usually follow a more fearful approach to science and technology. Using this logic, Star Wars does not fit the typical Sci-Fi genre.
Reflection: Star Wars – Hero’s Journey Star Wars, one of the most famous films to this day, was written and directed by George Lucas. Star Wars a film that follows the story of Luke Skywalker, a young man from the planet of Tatooine living with his aunt and uncle. But, his life is forever changed when his uncle decides to buy a pair of seemingly normal droids, R2D2 and C3po. Skywalker shortly comes to find that stored inside of R2-D2 is a message from Princess Leia, who is being held hostage by the Galactic Empire, asking for help from Obi-Wan Kenobi. So Luke Skywalker, along with Obi-Wan Kenobi, Han Solo, Chewy, R2D2 and C3po embark on a mission to rescue the beautiful Princess Leia from the evil Darth Vader.