Arts Essays and Term Papers
Movie: The Caine Mutiny - Evaluating The Performance Of A GovernmentGovernments are an essential and important part to our everyday life,
and without, there would be no control or leadership. Governments are
sanctioned to constitute and systemize the interrelationships of the people with
their divisional bounds, the relations of the people of the community as a ...
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Movie: Good Will HuntingAs human beings, we all possess an unconditional need for some type
of love. It doesn't matter where it comes from or how it is received
because we all have our own perceptions of what love truly entails. What
does matter is that love from another person is available, and that both
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Hamlet: In His Right Mind's EyeCrazy, or not crazy- That is the question. The matter of Hamlet's so
called madness, has been an item of debate since the first performance, and will
probably be a continuing argument well into the future. I believe Hamlet was
not crazy, because he proves to be in complete control of his psyche ...
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The Merchant Of Venice: Hath Not A Jew Mercy??
Many of William Shakespeare's plays have sparked controversy. Probably
the one that has sparked the most controversy is The Merchant of Venice, which
many intellectuals have dubbed an anti-Semitic play. The character that this
discussion centers around is Shylock, the rich moneylender Jew. ...
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Ansel Adams' Moon And Half DomeAnsel Adams is one of the greatest photographers of the twentieth-century. Moon and Half Dome is one of his many great works. Taken in 1960 in Yosemite National Park, California it is a very involving photograph. In Moon and Half Dome, Adams tries to induce a feeling of awe at nature's immense ...
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King Lear: Main Issues"In both plays, the main issues are resolved in the final scenes of the play." To what extent is this true for either King Lear or Henry IV part I?
In King Lear, the main issue to be resolved is self-knowledge, duty of kingship and fatherhood, and clear vision. These issues are addressed in King ...
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Jacob's Ladderis a film which draws specific conclusions on exactly what takes
place in a person right before death, and the afterlife which await them. Hell
is seen as a temporary stop where people's memories and attachments are taken
away so that they can enter heaven cleansed of their past life in order ...
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MacBeth: Everyone Who Is Moral Has At Least One FlawEveryone who is mortal has at least one flaw. Some are more serious than
others. For example, some people have addictions to gambling, while other
people can't remember to put the milk away after they use it. After a while
though, a person's flaws come back to haunt them. The tragedy MacBeth is ...
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Jurassic Park: Comparision Between Book And MovieMichael Crichton, a master of suspense, has created a novel for your
imagination. This book involves prehistoric animals and plants from the
Jurassic era. Steven Spielberg took on this book, as a movie project to add to
his collection of visually mastered Science-Fiction motion pictures. Both ...
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King Lear: The Quest For PowerShakespeare’ King Lear is a story of treachery and deceit. The villainy of the play knows no bounds. Family lines are ignored in an overwhelming quest for power. This villainy is epitomized in the character of Edmund, bastard son of the Earl of Gloucester. Edmund is displayed as a " most ...
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Tragedy In Oedipus RexThe Greek drama Oedipus Rex is clearly a tragedy. It definitely meets
the five main criteria for a tragedy: a tragic hero of noble birth, a
tragic flaw, a fall from grace, a moment of remorse, and catharsis.
Oedipus Rex clearly meets the first of these five criteria. Oedipus is
the son of Laius, ...
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Death Of A Salesman: Willy Loman - A Man With A DreamA common idea presented in literature is the issue of the freedom of the
individual in opposition to the controlling pressures of society. Willy Loman,
the main character in Death of A Salesman by Arthur Miller, epitomizes this type
of person; one who looks to his peers and co-salesman as lesser ...
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King Lear: Lear The Tragic HeroThe definition of tragedy in the Oxford dictionary is, "drama of
elevated theme and diction and with unhappy ending; sad event, serious accident,
calamity." However, the application of this terminology in Shakespearean
Tragedy is more expressive. Tragedy does not only mean death or calamity, ...
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Iowa - An American PortraitThe film “Iowa- An American Portrait” was narrated by Tom Brokaw. It described the land, people, education, work, religion, and family life of Iowa. One of the main topics of the film was the general view of Iowa- the Farm State. Iowa has more than two- hundred- thousand farms; ninety- eight ...
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Macbeth: A Tale Of Two TheoriesMacbeth(c.1607), written by William Shakespeare, is the tragic tale of Macbeth,
a virtuous man, corrupted by power and greed. This tragedy could in fact be
called "A Tale of Two Theories". One theory suggests that the tragic hero,
Macbeth, is led down an unescapable road of doom by an outside ...
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The Use Of Camera Angles In Citizen KaneThe movie Citizen Kane is a movie that portrays a man from birth to death and his rise in society. Orson Welles, the director, used camera angles and a variety of angles to place emphasis on certain important points in the movie.
In the beginning as Kane is a young boy he is given a sled and ...
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Othello's Trafic FlawTragedies frequently focus on a tragic hero that has a flaw that ultimately leads to his downfall. That flaw is commonly referred to as a tragic flaw that is inborn to the person and can reflect his background. In Aristotle's Poetics, he discusses the theory of tragedy and what criteria is ...
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Hamlet: The Tragic HeroArguably the best piece of writing ever done by William Shakespeare, Hamlet the is the classic example of a tragedy. In all tragedies the hero suffers, and usually dies at the end. Othello stabs himself, Romeo and Juliet commit suicide, Brutis falls on his sword, and like them Hamlet dies by ...
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The History Of Greek TheaterTheater and drama in Ancient Greece took form in about 5th century BCE,
with the Sopocles, the great writer of tragedy. In his plays and those of the
same genre, heroes and the ideals of life were depicted and glorified. It was
believed that man should live for honor and fame, his action was ...
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Macbeth: A Shallow And Weak ManIn cliff notes character analysis of Macbeth they claim him to be a courageous man. But what is their definition of courageous? If a courageous man is a coward who caves into his desires rather than what is best, then Macbeth is definitely courageous. They also claim Macbeth to as a descent ...
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"Roseanne And The Kiss"This past winter break, myself and one of my best friends were driving
down one of the main roads in our home town of Elmira, New York. I happened to
look up at a billboard that was on the side of the road, and saw a sign that
read something like: “Be safe, be smart, be protected.” I thought to ...
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The Temple Of Zeusat Olympia was built in the mid to late fourth century BC. It was built using funds from the “Elean defeat of neighboring Pisa, an example of the ongoing struggle for power in ancient Greece” (Furer). The architect of the temple was Libon. Libon built the structure with limestone and white ...
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Death Of A Salesman: Willy's Suicide Is His DownfallIn the drama Death of a Salesman by Author Miller the main character, Willy Loman, is a struggling salesman who prosontifies the true definition of a domestic tragic hero. A domestic tragic hero is an ordinary man, who has good qualities, but has several fatal flaws. Examples of Willy’s flaws ...
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Sleepless In SeattleIt is difficult to say at times, what exactly makes a movie great. I
have found that the good movies are felt as you are leaving the theater. The
audience should be able to feel and belive, to some degree. When exiting a movie,
I hope that I feel this way. Today, paying large sums of money for ...
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Julius Caesar: Brutus Is A Honorable ManIn Shakespeare's play of "Caesar" Brutus is a conspirator who portrays
a person who favors a republic for Rome. Brutus is an honorable man. Many
characters in the play show there reverence for Brutus. Brutus exemplifies
his honor in many ways. Brutus is obsequious when he is needed to abet ...
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