• Hollywood vs History
    thirteen colonies were capable of defeating the powerful Great Britain. Over the years there were many Hollywood films made based on the revolutionary war, 1776, Revolution, Johnny Tremain, and The Patriot. But, no movie has stirred up as much controversy as the Mel Gibbson movie The Patriot. The...
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  • Movie Critique
    Movie Critique The Patriot directed by Roland Emmerich, is a war film based off the American Revolution War. The film was produced by Dean Devlin, Mark Gordon, and Gary Levinsohn. The theatrical release date was in June 30, 2000, with the famous star actors such as Mel Gibson, Heath Ledger and...
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  • The Patriot
    patriot in the movie for many reasons. At the beginning of the movie he did not want to fight because he had to keep his family safe. But he ended up fighting because whether he was with them or not they were never going to be safe until the war was over. Near the end of the movie Benjamin runs up with...
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  • The Patriot
    most definitely NO!” – The Patriot The Patriot was directed and produced by Roland Emmerich in 2000 and filmed in Charleston, South Carolina where parts of the movie were actually based. The movie stars Mel Gibson, Heath Ledger, and Joely Richardson. Set during the American Revolution, French and...
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  • American History
    historical facts and dates. You could easily benefit from this movie and learn more about the American Revolution. The Patriot should be a teaching tool for The American Revolution because it has a lot of important historical facts and dates. In the movie Mel Gibson played the role of Benjamin Martin...
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  • The Patriot
    Devlin, Mark Gordon, and Gary Levinsohn. The three top stars of the film were very well known actors including Mel Gibson, Heath Ledger, and Jason Isaacs. When this movie was released I was not yet living in the United States. “The Patriot” was released on the 15th of August in Turkey when I went to go...
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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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  • the essay
    history. The movie, The Patriot, was the impact of the American Revolutionary war on one family is examined in this film chock-full of battle re-enactments and excellent period scenery. The movie lets us examine closely at South Carolina militia group composed of American misfits. They are led by a...
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  • The Patriot
    strong, hopeful, fighters that are being tortured by having their families murdered and houses or hometowns burnt down by British soldiers. I feel The Patriot is a valuable movie that will entertain viewers sufficiently and at the same time offer them satisfactorily true accounts of events. Speaking...
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  • The Patriot
    In the movie, The Patriot, there are plenty of accurately depicted scenes which include some of the following: the savagery employed by the Patriots, a rare tactical defeat of the British at the battle of Hannah’s Cowpens and an acknowledgement of the fact that the French actually made the war...
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  • The Patriot
     The Patriot The Patriot is a 2000 American historical war film. The film mainly takes place in York County, South Carolina. The movie depicts a story of an American who is swept into the American Revolutionary War when his family is threatened. Benjamin Martin, one of the main figures, is...
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  • patriot movie essay
     The patriot Part 1: Introduction Because I know I’m not writing this essay for someone who hasn’t seen the movie, I’m not going to describe every single second in this summary, just the most important parts. The movie is about the historical event: the American...
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  • The Patriot
    Jordan Burford February 15, 2013 History Movie Assignment #1 The Patriot The Patriot The movie The Patriot is a movie that relates to the American Revolutionary War. Although the movie has a plot that was pretty much made up and fictional, much of what is seen in the movie can relate to what...
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  • Historical Accuracy of the Patriot
    History 122 – American History to 1877 Jason Dickson Historical Movie Review: The Patriot The movie, The Patriot, is the story of a South Carolina plantation owner, Benjamin Martin, who leads a local militia against British troops in the South during the beginning of the American...
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  • Report on the Movie the Patriot
    Patriot Cultural Assignment "The Patriot" is an excellent movie. It may very well be one of the most exciting and moving war-drama movies of all time. There are very few films today that even come close to touching upon the American Revolution, which is why "The Patriot" is of such...
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  • The Patriot
    Michelle Rodriguez September 3rd, 2012 Unit 5 Special Project The Patriot The Patriot: a movie about a southern man and his family who are forced to deal with the trials and tribulations of a fledgling nation on the brink of war for independence. The main character Benjamin Martin, played...
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    The movie, The Patriot showed historical accuracy in several parts of the movie. When all of the men from Charleston gathered to the town meeting where they discussed whether to join the war effort and separate with England. Benjamin Martin (the main character) spoke of taxation without...
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  • The Patriot
    truly victorious in his fights. While The Patriot was a very successful major motion picture, characters from the movie actually mirror those of characters that were indeed real. Colonel Tavington's character is based on the life of Lt. Col. Banastre Tarleton the subordinate of Lt. General...
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  • Patriot Essay
    The movie "The Patriot" written by Robert Rodat, and also directed by Roland Emmerich, is a war and a drama movie. The movie was released in the year 2000, which stared Mel Gibson, who acted as Benjamin Martin. The movie takes place in the year 1776, in South Carolina where slavery was also very...
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  • The Patriot Review
    The Patriot Movie Review The Movie, The Patriot, was a rousing and vigorous Revolutionary War epic from the view point of a family full of revenge and strong wills. This movie began with the majority of colonists angered. This part of the movie caught my attention and intrigued me to keep...
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