The Corpse Bride Analysis with Final Cut Pro

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Erika Cruz Art 384 M & W 1:20 PM Beth Steffel FCP Experience Paper Tim Burton's Corpse Bride is about a young man who accidentally marries a zombie bride. Victor Van Dort, and Victoria Everglot, are arranged to get marriage. After Victor ruins the wedding rehearsal, he flees and practices in a forest near by, placing the wedding ring unintentional on a finger of a dead girl, who is now saying she is Victor's wife. The Land of the Dead holds many bewilderments for Victor while he learns of Emily's past story and get to know one another better. Back at home with Victor away, Victoria's parents decide to move forward and marry her to a newcomer in town named Lord Barkis Bittern. Soon after Victor is informed of Victoria's impending marriage to Lord Barkis. Victor agrees to die for Emily for their "marriage" to be valid, after realizing he has lost Victoria. Victoria finds them both at a church and is followed by Lord Barkis. As Victor prepares to drink the cup of poison to kill himself, Emily has second thoughts, realizing she doing the same to Victoria that was done on to her, taking away her happiness. Lord Barkis intrudes, and Emily recognizes him as her former fiancé and murder. Lord Barkis tries to kidnap Victoria against her will, but Victor steps in to stop him. As Lord Barkis decided to leave he makes a speech and accidentally drinks a cup of poison that was meant for Victor. The dead drag the "new arrival" away for punishment. Emily backs out of her agreement with Victor, and sets him free to be with Victoria. Giving the wedding ring back to him, she steps into the moonlight, she transforms into hundreds of butterflies, leaving all to assume she found peace. I choose to do this paper on Tim Burton's "Corpse Bride" because I have always loved the colors, music, story, and even the characters. After all Emily went through she is still optimistic even in her afterlife. Victory fought through the whole movie for true love and in the end was rewarded. The characters...
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