Troy Ross Comp 1 9/22/2014 Rocky “Life is not about how hard of a hit you can give… it’s about how many you can take and still keep going.” This is one of Sylvester’s Stallone quotes from the movie Rocky. One of the greatest movies of all time. A lot of research went into this paper. The challenges Sylvester Stallone faced to produce Rocky presented every obstacle, had an all-star cast, and was the greatest underdog story ever told. Stallone was and actor and screen writer, who wrote the screen play for Rocky in three days.
Alan Moore is best known for writing comics and graphic novel and is the man behind the famous book V for Vendetta, which was also made its way to big screen and turned out to become a successful Hollywood movie in 2006. Other vital works of Alan Moore include From Hell and Watchmen. He was born on November 18, 1953, in Northampton, England, Alan Oswald Moore grew up in poverty and in a neighborhood with no basic
Ranger’s Apprentice The Ruins of Gorlan Ranger’s Apprentice the Ruins of Gorlan is the first book in the Ranger’s Apprentice series. John Flanagan has done other great hits like the Brotherband Chronicles. Ranger’s Apprentice follows the genre of fantasy and adventure. Publishers of Ranger’s Apprentice are Random House (Australia) and Philomel (USA). The book has 282 pages, and published in 2004 for Australia and 2005 for USA.
George Lucas's "Star Wars" series, vertical and horizontal three decades, it become memories for generations. And inspiration in the "Star Wars" in the two robots are works from Kurosawa's "The Hidden Fortress" two farmer partner. One tall and one skinny robot C-3PO and R2-D2 exactly corresponds two farmer in the war film. As a fantasy world, where the Force has a future "Jedi", which is affected by the samurai. To some extent, is the Japanese samurai films of Akira Kurosawa's spokesman, Lucas comes to their impact on the it goes without
Background of “The pursuit to Happyness” I watch the movie “The pursuit to happyness” not for entertainment but as my final project of organizational behavior (OB) to identify the concepts that are discuss in OB. The story of the film the pursuit to happyness was inspired the real story of Chris Gardner. The lead Role of Chris Gardner was played by famous film star Will Smith. Other important characters are Thandie Newton and Jaden Smith. Director of the film was Gabriele Muccino and this film was released in 2006 and
“Some birds aren’t meant to be caged. Their feathers are just too bright” (The Shawshank Redemption). In 1994, The Shawshank Redemption by Stephen King was adapted in to a movie by Frank Darabont. Since its release, it has been nominated to win thirty-six awards and has even won nineteen awards. Fourteen years after its release, The Shawshank Redemption is still a memorable movie starring Morgan Freeman as ‘Red’ and Tim Robbins as ‘Andy Dufresne’ that centers on a prison focused on redeeming and rehabilitating criminals wanted for crimes ranging from car theft, to homicide.
The Shawshank Redemption came out in 1994 with the cast that includes Morgan Freeman and Tim Robbins. The Director and Screenwriter is Frank Darabont and the author inspiration was from Steven King. Awards given Morgan Freeman Best Actor and Frank Darabont who received the Best Adapted Screenplay award, the Studio Crystal Heart Award, and Best Foreign Language Film, and Feature Film Category, Literary Award Screenplay, USC Scripter Award Stephen King (author) Frank Darabont (screenwriter). The Shawshank Redemption has many great scenes that make it great but when Andy Dufresne escapes is when most of the movie elements and emotions come into play. Interpretation This scene represents the rule of thirds by having the cell shadows are on the
The movie is a 1994 American film based on the novel of the same name by Winston Groom. This movie has won six Academy awards for its moving story. The entire movie is seen only from Forrest Gump’s eyes. Therefore, audiences only understands other characters and the scenes from his perspectives. Audiences do not get a chance to really know who they are.
Then in 1997 he married a lady by the name of Jada Pinkett Smith. They had two children by the name of Jaden Smith, and Willow Smith.”Will Smith denied the part of Neo in The Matrix” (information from www.wikipedia.com) In 2007 Will Smith sold Illegal drugs to one of his undercover agents. Also in 2007 Will Smith accomplished one of his movie awards “I Am Legend” It was one of the most famous movies in the December of 2007. It was famous for the most real special effects that few movies had ever had! That was how he got the name “The Most Powerful Actor In Hollywood.” As you can see, Will Smith went through so many accomplishments in his life and is still famous to this
The Shawshank Redemption came out in 1994 with the cast that includes Morgan Freeman and Tim Robbins. The Director and Screenwriter is Frank Darabont and the author inspiration was from Steven King. Awards given Morgan Freeman Best Actor and Frank Darabont who received the Best Adapted Screenplay award, the Studio Crystal Heart Award, and Best Foreign Language Film, and Feature Film Category, Literary Award Screenplay, USC Scripter Award Stephen King (author) Frank Darabont (screenwriter). The Shawshank Redemption has many great scenes that make it great but when Andy Dufresne escapes is when most of the movie elements and emotions come into play. Interpretation This scene represents the rule of thirds by having the cell shadows are on the left and the actor and the light are in the center.
An Honorary Oscar for Spike Lee as He Lambasts Hollywood Spike Lee has never been one to mince words, and his views on the lack of diversity in Hollywood are well known. Lee was been nominated for the Best Original Screenplay Oscar for "Do the Right Thing" in 1990 and again for "4 Little Girls" in 1997. While he did not win either time, his blanking from the academy ended Saturday night when he received an honorary Oscar at the Governor 's Awards. (According to Rolling Stone, Lee did receive a "Student Academy Award" in 1983 for his NYU thesis film Joe 's Bed-Stuy Barbershop: We Cut Heads.) Lee was introduced to the A-list audience by Hollywood royal Denzel Washington.
In Baz Luhrmann’s “The Great Gatsby”, Jay Gatsby, also known as James Gatz is released in theatres today that is based off of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel to life in a well created movie. As in all movies based off famous novels, there are minor errors but also major achievements bringing the story to life. The movie starts with introducing Nick Carraway, acted by Tobey Maguire, who is stationed in an asylum telling his story from the summer of 1922 to a doctor. His biggest part of the story is his neighbor in West Egg, Jay Gatsby, acted by Leonardo DiCaprio. Even with Gatsby’s huge reputation and rumors, no one has ever talked to him which leads to the majority of Carraway’s curiosity.
Movie analysis Draft 2 On 2009, Pixar animation studios had against prove that they are the premier of the animated movie industry by producing another masterpiece of movie animation that won two awards at the 82nd academy award, and it named is UP. This masterpiece was directed by Pete Docter, whom also the director and story writer for several popular animated movies:” Monster INC, and Inside out, Wall-E and Toy story one and two.” The cinematographer for this movie are Patrick Lin and Jean- Claudie Kalache, and the composer is Michael Giacchino. Up is categorized as a fantasy, comedy-drama type of movie, but the first four minute scene of this movie is critical because it totally contradicted the comedy genre that the director set, it also
River’s hard work paid off and landed his first movie role in Explorers with Ethan Hawke. That next year he got the infamous role as Chris Chambers in Stand By Me, and then in The Mosquito Coast. Two years later he played Jimmy Reardon in A Night in the Life of Jimmy Reardon. Later on after filming the movie he said that playing that role was a big mistake and that he misused his talent in a major way. He also was in Little Nikita, Running on Empty, and Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade.