I (a sansei) thought I would pass along some brief thoughts on the movie "Pearl Harbor," which I saw Friday. Mostly, it was innocuous in a thoroughly Hollywood way. Which is to say, it truly is (as Disney hyped) a love story, framed around the attack, which is really just a plot device and...
Pearl Harbor: A Day of Infamy
World War II altered the face of American history forever. This being a war the United States was greatly against and never wanted to enter, They were thrust into the war by a bru
Just before eight in the morning on December 7, 1941, an aerial assault was taking place on the United States Navy’s Pearl Harbor Naval Base, and the United States Army Schofield Barracks and Wheeler Airfield in Honolulu Hawaii. Hundreds of planes blackened out the morning sunshi
Pearl Harbor: Movie vs. Reality
“December 7th, 1941, a date which will live in infamy, the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan” (Roosevelt). Japan surprise attacked the Hawaiian naval base, Pearl Harbor, approximate
I. INTRODUCTION: Why study Pearl Harbor?
* It tells about the momentous event of Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.
* Through this learning adventure, we will come to know about the events that led to the bombing.
* We will recognize the human dimension of eve
Introduction: Japan and History
The impact Japan has had on the modern world is enormous. It occupies less than one three hundredth of the planet’s land area, yet wields one sixth of the planet’s economic might. There would be few homes and offices that do not rely on at least some Japanese
The Passion of the Christ, by Mel Gibson has taken America by storm. In the US alone, it made $83,848,082 its first weekend. As of April 25, 2004 it has grossed worldwide over $364 billion. Not bad for a movie with a budget of $30 million.
The movie is subject to a lot of criticism. People ar
“When I’m sixty-four”
Innovation, strategic advantage and longevity in pop music.
Angelika de Hoog
Frank van Wijk
and Ralph Warren (Group V)
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2 Strategies in a dynamic world 2
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Redeeming Love “Francine Rivers is one of the most riveting novelists I’ve ever read. Redeeming Love is spell-binding. Her vivid word-pictures of the pursuing-forgiving love of God thrilled my soul.” —PATSY CLAIRMONT, author of Sporti
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The Catcher in the Rye begins with a statement by the narrator, Holden Caulfield, that he will not recount his “lousy” childhood and “all that David Copperfield kind of crap” because such details bore him. He describes his parents as nice but “touchy as hell.”...
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abandon [əˈbændən] V. 放纵(to give oneself over unrestrainedly)；遗弃(give up；withdraw) ；abandonment, N.
abase [əˈbeɪs] V. 降低(lower)；羞辱(humiliate).；abasement, N.
abash [əˈbæʃ] V. 使难堪(embarrass)
abate [əˈbeɪt] V. 减弱(subside)；减少(decrease,...
Shows To Catch Up On When Available
1. Bones: Season 6
2. Dog: The Bounty Hunter: Vol. 7
3. The Tudors: Season 3
a. The Tudors: Season 4
4. In Plain Sight: Season 4
Television: British TV
1. Skins: Vol. 1
a. Skins: Vol. 2
b. Skins: Vol. 3
2. The IT Cro
All throughout history, prejudice has been a part of society. Discrimination and intolerance are built into human nature. Less than 100 years ago, Blacks were still in the bonds of slavery. However, Blacks were not the only ethnical group that was ever mistreated. During the First World War, Germans
On the Translation of English Movie Titles
Nowadays, more and more overseas movies are introduced to Chinese movie market. As movies play a significant role in culture communication, proper translation to overseas movies is very important. The title is a soul to a movie. The audien