Sociological Movie Review Essays and Term Papers

  • 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 American...

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  • Movie Review of ‘the Summer of Sam’, Using the Sociological Perspective

    For this assignment I chose to watch the movie ‘summer of Sam’. As I watched the movie I specifically tried to analyze the serial killer using a sociological perspective. The plot of the movie is as follows; the major focus of this movie was a serial killer known as the ‘son of Sam’ who had already killed...

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  • Sociological Movie Review: Boy in the Striped Pajamas

    Sociological Movie Review The movie that I watched that has many references to our introduction to sociology course is The Boy In the Striped Pajamas. The Boy In the Striped Pajamas is about a little 8 year old boy named Bruno who must move to the country side with his family because his father who...

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  • A Movie, from the Sociological Perspective

    Chesno Sociology 101 November 1, 2012 Extra Credit The movie “Saw:” focuses on a madman who sees himself as a vigilante and takes justice into his own hands by torturing his victims on both a mental and psychological level. The movie opens up to the scene of two men on the outsides of a bloody...

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  • Movie Review of "Gladiator" the Movie

    The story took place at the Roman Empire, 180 AD. The movie begins on the German Frontier, and then moves to Spain, then to North Africa, then to the City of Rome, capital of the Roman Empire. THEME: The movie Gladiator shows us the values of the people who hold the power of...

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  • Sociological Perspective on the Movie Pleasentville

    Sociological Perspective of Pleasantville Pleasantville is a motion picture that was released in 1998 which is a fictional drama on how life evolves. The main Characters are teenage twins David and Jennifer (played by Tobey McGuire and Reese Wetherspoon) David and Jennifer life Is not li the perfect...

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  • movie review

    perfect combination of crime and comedy and is almost perfect except for its one major flaw, being that The Wolf of Wall Street exactly a three-hour movie. There are many cases when its obvious that certain scenarios are being dragged out for too long and in many situations should be cut out all together...

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  • Movie Review

    The movie World Trade Center (2006) directed by Oliver Stone centers around the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. The movie follows two Port Authority officers, John McLoughlin and Will Jimeno, who attempt to aid in the rescue of 9-11 victims. While trying to make their way to help victims in...

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  • Movie Review

    ------------------------------------------------- MOVIE REVIEW Harsh Dangayach 1211519 One of the most brutal episodes in the planet’s history, in which a million men, women, and children were killed and ten million were displaced from their homes and belongings, Partition, Khushwant Singh...

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  • Movie Review

    Movie Review: Scarface (1983) The Godfather Trilogy. White Heat. Little Caesar. Just of few names of films considered as “Gangster classics of yesteryear”. These films and countless others displayed the glitz and glamour of the gangsters of that era. Whether they be fast talking con men or business...

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  • Movie Review

    Synopsis : This movie follows about a couple of husband and wife that has three children. One of their children is Kate, who suffers leukimia disease and Kate have younger sister, Anna. Anna forced her self to be passive at school because she need to support her sister in order to make sure Kate continue...

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  • movie review

    Siti Nabihah Binti Zulhairi 2013895078-G9 Movie review 1. Title: The Last Song 2. Main Character: Veronica Ronnie Miller (Miley Cyrus) 3. Genre/Director: drama, romance/ Julie Anne Robinson 4. The character that I like in this movie was Veronica’s father, Steve Miller (Greg Kinnear). He was...

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  • Movie Review

    Movie Review: Freedom Writers We are here! And we matter! With the help of their English teacher, the high school students, known as Freedom Writers, at Woodrow Wilson High set out to prove their significance in the world. In 2007, Paramount Picture studio released the drama Freedom Writers, directed...

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  • Movie Review

    4.10.2012 BANG The movie Shooter was released in cinemas on March 23, 2007. The movie Shooter is directed by Antoine Fuqua and based on the novel Point of Impact by Stephen Hunter. The movie Shooter takes place in North Eastern United States, with an army scout on the run. The army scout is wanted...

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  • movie review

    in order to provide this form of entertainment and to be notable. This would point to the idea of what really makes a great film. In order to be a movie worth watching there are several expectations that I believe it must fulfill no matter what genre we look at. A film has to be nearly flawless to make...

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  • Movie Review

    Movie Review: Lawrence of Arabia Outline: Director: David Lean Producer: David Lean, Sam Spiegel, Jim Painten, Robert A. Harris Run Time: 228 Minutes Studio: Horizon Pictures Introduction: Main Characters: Lawrence, Sheriff Ali, Prince Faisal Story’s Conflict: Countless clans and factions of Arabs...

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  • Movie Review

    Movie Review The movie I chose to watch was Journey 2: The Mysterious Island, the sequel to Journey to the Center of the Earth. After watching the first one, I was curious how they would continue series. The cast includes Dwayne Johnson, Michael Caine, Josh Hutcherson, Vanessa Hudgens, Luis Guzman...

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  • Movie Review

    Entertainment Review By: Jakob Maravilla The movie The Conjuring is based on a true story. The film tells the horrifying tale of how world renowned paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren were called upon to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in a secluded farmhouse. Forced to confront...

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  • Movie Review

    Inglorious Bastards Movie Review For starters, don’t go into this movie expecting to see a serious WWII movie, and you’ll more then likely end up having some fun. Quentin Tarantino fans will undoubtedly like this film. It’s jam-packed with his signature from the horror comedy, strange characters...

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  • Movie Review

    Blind Side The Blind Side is a movie about Michael Oher, a homeless African-American. He was taken in by the Touhys, a wealthy white and catholic family. Oher spent a portion of his life in and out of foster care and living on the street. When the Touhys family found him he was walking in...

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