Action Movies Before and After 9/11

Topics: Sylvester Stallone, Rambo: First Blood Part II, Rambo III Pages: 3 (1118 words) Published: November 7, 2012
Action movies before and after 9/11
Action movies are from the early years of cinematography one of the most popular genres. Actors like Arnold Schwarzenegger, Steven Segal, Sylvester Stallone are well known persons in nearly every country in the world . Our is research paper is mailny focusing on a topics that were in action movies before and after 9/11 . The major questions are, in where was the movies recorder ( geographic location), who is an "evil" in and what are his origins plus from which country does s/he come from . Action movies were mainly based on fitcion and had only very few poits that were based on a reality . The 9/11 attacks smashed Hollywood's monopoly on myth-making , because the images become a reality .         The 9/11 has changed a major of political, social but and cultural life . During a Cold war these actors, were fighting ´´enemies'' frorm Russia, or sometimes from China so in general against counties with different regimes as US, and western world does .  Later one though out a 20th century these action heroes were fighting a guys from South America, so in general against a drug cartels and narcotic-barons, against enemy was identified . Also there was a similar aspect in these movies ; policy. Countries of South America also had different regimes, not exactly communism, but more authoritarian regimes . Later on with the rise of the rest and with trend of globalization new enemies were found, Terrorist , so later on action movies started to fight against  radicals and terrorist.   The superhero between 9/11 especially in a golden era of action movies in ´90 was the superhero usaul an individual person who is trying to fight for a right thing . If is a hero a meber or ex-member of U.S army, than he follows and orders, sometimes with not very orthodox ways, but he still obeys the rules . Relevant example is a trilogy about an american soldier, who used to fight in Vietnam war –Johnny Rambo ( Sylvester Stallone ) . Johny Rambo is...
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