After Buttercup finally reunites with Westley, Prince Humperdinck makes his appearance and the lovers head into the dangerous Fire Swamp to escape the prince. As they run off to the swamp, Buttercup says, “We’ll never survive,” to which Westley replies, “Nonsense. You’re only saying that because no one ever has.” This conversation between Westley and Buttercup gives the audience an insight on how dangerous the Fire Swamp is since people have yet to come out of there alive. Although the swamp is dangerous,
Do not, I repeat, DO NOT keep reading this if you have yet to see this movie, because there are some spoilers; however, I don’t really think they matter because I wouldn’t say that the film is worth your time. In the epic, Beowulf’s victory against Grendel is followed by ceremony and then a wild party followed by a night in which Grendel’s mom, Angelina Jolie, comes to the hall that her son was slain. She kills some warriors and steals Grendel’s arm back before she retreats as warriors awaken. Beowulf tracks her down and kills her in her cave the next day. But the movie has quite a different twist on the plot.
He does not know though that his nephew, Simba, is alive and will challenge his ambition later. Scar enslaves all the animals and make the kingdom a horrible place to live. He thinks that now he has everything that he wants until his nephew, the true king, comes back home. Because of his ambition, Simba confront Scar ... In conclusion, Scars ambition to be the leader
(Lines 341-343). With this in mind, Beowulf lost that battle against Breca, but managed to defeat the sea creature and escape its attack in order to survive. In addition, Beowulf's bravery and courage shows that nothing nor anything is a match towards him. Therefore, Beowulf gathers up his men to head over to Herot because king Hrothgar is in need of help. Grendel the beast and villain of the poem has been terrorizing Herot by eating
He needed to be stopped because of the damage he caused to the people of Hrothgar yet no one could stand up to his immense strength. Finally, When word reaches Beowulf 's village, he travels across the ocean to slay the beast. Upon meeting Hrothgar, the king, he asks if
After this, Atreyu sets off to find Morla The Ancient one, an old grumpy turtle that acts as a guardian to try and stop Atreyu from completing his journey. But because Atreyu is a determined warrior, he pushes through but the sadness of the swamp over takes him and it seems as if all is lost until Falkor the flying luck dragon comes to his rescue by scooping him for the depths of the
Watching Beowulf, he could see how his king was suffering, burning. Remembering everything his lord and cousin had given him, armor and gold and the great estates Wextan’s family enjoyed”(lines 92-98). The author did not just want to mention Wiglaf’s name, he had to tell of Wiglaf’s family heritage and success to prove his reputation and status. Furthermore, reputation in Anglo Saxon times was also determined by your own individual accomplishments. “I swam in the blackness of the night, hunting monsters out of the ocean, and killing them one by one”, Beowulf says this as he is boasting about himself to King Hrothgar and
As Odysseus prepares to leave Circe’s island, she warns him about the monsters he will face on his journey home. She says that Odysseus will “first raise the island of the Sirens, those creatures who spellbind any man alive” (272:44), and claims further that any man who listens to the Siren’s call will have “no sailing home for him, no wife rising to meet him, no happy children beaming up at
He lies and risks other’s lives to let himself live. A hero should be valiant and willing to put others before himself. On his way back from the Trojan War Odysseus and his men had to fight the monster, Scylla, in order to go back to Ithaca. Odysseus wouldn't tell his men that eight of them are going to be eaten. It states in the novel “No mention of Scylla--how to fight that nightmare?--for fear the men would panic ”(pg 278).
This angers Grendel so he rampages in Herot Hall killing Danes. Later Beowulf comes to kill Grendel. Beowulf returns to Geatland. Fifty years later he fights a dragon. Sacrifice can benefit the greater good.” For example, Beowulf is willing to give his life for Hrothgar’s kingdom.
During football season, some of the guys that I thought were my friends would talk about how I wasn’t any good or couldn’t save the team from a big play at any given moment. The only thing I could do was ignore those voices and move on to prove them wrong and that is exactly what I did. “Carrying the sword Hrunting, Beowulf goes to the lake where Grendel’s mother has her underwater lair. Then, fully armed, he dives to the depths of this watery hell” (page 39, in italics). After Beowulf and Grendel’s outcome, Unferth realizes he was wrong and even offers a truce, by giving him a sword, Hrunting, and supporting him against his next great battle.