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Hercules Paper
Heroes are an important part in Mythology history, they date back as far as anyone can remember, accomplishing great things. Heroes give a town a feeling of security that if anything happens the heroes are there to save them. Heroes like Hercules, give the town a sense of hope, that nothing bad will happen to them and they can live in happiness and peace. However, when comparing hero myth's to their movies it can major differently, and be just alike.

In the movie Hercules compared to the myth Hercules there are many differences. In the book, Apollo and Hercules have a quarrel about Hercules taking the oracle for himself and Apollo would not let that happen, however; this was not mentioned in the book. Within the book, Hercules got so angry at the sun for being too hot, that he shot the sun with an arrow, yet; it was failed to be reffered to in the movie. In the movie, Hercules was born atop Mt. Olympus, although; in the book, it mentions how he was born in Thebes. During the movie, Hades (god of the underworld) was out to ruin Hercules, yet in the book Hera was out to ruin him.

Throughout the movie and the book, there are two different ways how Hercules meets Megara. In the movie, Megara sold her soul to Hades, therefore; she works for Hades and has to try to ruin Hercules. Although, in the book, Megara becomes Hercules wife whenever he conquers Minyan and as his reward he gets to marry Princess Megara. The quests of Hercules are different throughout the movie and the book. In the book, Hercules quest to complete the twelve labors that he recieves for killing his wife and kids. However, in the movie, Hercules quest was to prove himself a hero so that he could live with his dad (Zeus) on Mt.Olympus. In the book, Hercules fights Acheolus the river god, concerning Deianira, whom Hurcules wanted to make his wife. Nevertheless, this is not brought up in the movie. In the movie, it shows how Hercules grew up with his adoptive parents, because...
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