• American Beauty - a Sociological Movie Review
    American Beauty A Sociological Movie Review American Beauty, a film that was written by Allan Ball and directed by Sam Mendes in 1999 is a unique piece that demonstrates many sociological themes throughout the development of the plot. The characters strive to portray themselves as the All Ameri
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  • Movie Review: Yentl
    Movie Review: Yentl Everyone at one time or another has felt out of place. Feeling unsure of one's place in society is an experience that every young adult faces but deals with differently. Some rebel while others comply with whatever has been set out for them by society or their parents, or bo
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  • Movie Review of Jerry Maguire
    Movie Review of Jerry Maguire If you want to take a break from the frigid air of a Montreal winter, go to see Jerry Maguire; it will be sure to warm your heart. If you're like me, you're a little tired of going to see big name stars in overly hyped, big time busts. Combine that with the fact that
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  • Movie Review: a Time to Kill
    Movie Review: A Time To Kill I never read A Time To Kill by John Grisham because the book bored me. But I wonder why it did bore me because the movie was engrossing and entertaining. Maybe it is because Akiva Goldsman took out most of the boring parts. I usually love Grisham, but this book was jus
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  • Movie Review: Sense and Sensibility
    Movie Review: Sense and Sensibility Ang Lee, who directed, and Emma Thompson, who adapted the screenplay, have done an excellent job of bringing Jane Austen's Victorian novel, Sense and Sensibility, to the movie screen. The movie's collection of actors are a joy to watch as they bring out th
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  • Movie Review: the Color Purple
    Movie Review: The Color Purple Byron Hooper 11/18/96 The movie "The Color Purple," directed by Steven Speilberg, was, in general, a satisfactory film. It was enjoyable, if you don't consider accuracy towards the novel it is portraying important. Speilberg obviously had little, if any,
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  • Movie Review: the Mirror Has Two Faces
    Movie Review: The Mirror Has Two Faces The movie stares Barbara Streisand as Rose Morgan a lonely, single, low self esteemed woman who lives with her domineering mother Hannah Morgan played by Lauren Becall in New York. Jeff Bridges who plays Gregory Larkin a math instructor at Columbia Univers
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  • The Crucible Movie Review
    The Crucible Movie Review This captivating screen version of The Crucible is based on Arthur Miller's play in 1953. Nicholas Hytner did an excellent job at directing this movie. There are a few faults in the film, but overall it was a wonderful movie. The first fault in the movie was the beginnin
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  • Butterfly Effect Movie Review
    Movie Review of The Butterfly Effect It's not everyday that one may watch a film that can be categorized in all of the genres of drama, thriller, sci-fi, and love. However, in J. Mackye Gruber and Eric Bress's movie, The Butterfly Effect, they do just that. Throughout the film, a young man, Eva
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  • Are You, Guilty by Suspicion? (Movie Review)
    Are You, Guilty by Suspicion? (Movie Review) The movie Guilty by Suspicion was not your average "action-packed" Matrix. In this movie, David Merrill (played by Robert DeNiro,) is a successful director. Everything seems to be fine, until his past starts catching up with him. Now he's wanted for
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  • "The Patriot" Movie Review
    The Patriot Movie Review I. Title- The Patriot Production Date- June 28th 2000 Major Characters- Benjamin Martin: Mel Gibson Gabriel Martin: Heath Ledger Charlotte Selton: Joely Richardson Johnny Issacs: William Tavington
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  • Much Ado Nothing Movie Review
    "MUCH ADO NOTHING" MOVIE REVIEW Ado The film that I saw in class was called "Much About Nothing"was a famous play written by Shakespeare and later became a film in (1993) directed by Kenneth Branagh. The main character in the play and the actors and actresses who portray them are Beatri
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  • Movie Review
    Movie Review Different movies have many different aspects of teaching techniques, some good and some bad, and teachers and future teacher can learn from the actions and roles played in films. However, some actions should remain in the film and never be repeated by teachers. In the film, "Dangero
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  • Movie Review: Remember the Titans
    Movie Review: Remember the Titans In 1971, the black and white schools in Alexandria, Virginia were forced to integrate and became T.C. Williams High School. There were in the community. Above al that, the white football coach, Bill Yoast, was replaced by a black football coach, Herman Boone. T
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  • Movie Review on "The Egyptian"
    Movie Review on "The Egyptian" The movie "The Egyptian" (1954) depicts many Egyptian values throughout the feature. Although the movie is strongly based on myth, there is a little historical accuracy to the plot. The movie follows the actions of the main character, Sinuhe, who is physician and c
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  • Spellbound Movie Review
    Movie Review – Spellbound The national spelling bee is a big thing and takes a lot of motivation to get to the final level. We watched eight students on their journey through the national spelling bee and I am going to talk about three of them and what their motivation was to get them that far. I
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  • Amistad - Movie Review
    Jonathan Jones History 11 8/12/07 Movie Review The truth about the middle passage and slavery is brought to light in the movie "Amistad." In "Amistad" Joseph Cinque and fellow tribesmen from Africa are captured and put aboard a slave ship. Cinque and his companions organize a revolt aboard t
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  • Movie Review of Remember the Titans
    Movie Review of Remember the Titans Remember the Titans is based on the true story of the T. C. Williams High School football team as well as their challenge to accept integration on and off the football field. It is a good movie that has a moving plot, a historical setting, and an excellent cast
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  • Movie Review
    Movie Review Many think that movie's these days are just a waste of movie, time, and brain cells. But in reality there are some movies that have some historical reference or value to them. A great example of a movie like that would be Cold Mountain. Directed by Anthony Minghella Cold Mountain
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  • Organisational Behaviour - Movie Review
    ORGANISATIONAL BEHAVIOUR MOVIE REVIEW ON GLADIATOR GMBA January 2008 Avinash Anand “We mortals are but Shadows and Dust Maximus… Shadows and Dust!” - Proximo Summary The movie, set in 180 A.D. traces the journey of a man who goes from being a trusted army General to th
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