During Shelley's time, science had already established itself as separate from literature and art, embracing logic, reason and the rational over the Romantic. Frankenstein appears to take on the form of an instructive tale, warning against the forces of science. Shelley utilises the element of horror as part of the Gothic genre Frankenstein is written in, this is most evident when describing some of Victor Frankenstein's scientific procedures, through imagery, metaphor and personification. Ridley Scott's context of globalization has resulted in a different vision of the future. Technological advancements saw a gradual transition from the industrial age to the informative era. Environmental issues have formed a film in which the cost of commerce has been the death of nature. The opening aerial shot is of an industrialized, polluted city. Throughout the film towers, flames and... [continues]
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