• Pochantas
    Shruti Potdar The Disney movie Pocahontas was released in 1995. Ever since then, many people know of Pocahontas from the Disney movie. The movie depicts the romance of Pocahontas, daughter of a Native American tribe chief and English soldier, John Smith when English colonists invade Virginia in 16th...
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  • Pocahontas: Legend vs. Reality
    Pocahontas: Legend vs. Reality The stories of Disney’s Pocahontas and the real Pocahontas are not the same. The movie is mainly accurate: It captures the spirit of Pocahontas, her people and the early days of Jamestown. Both Pocahontas and John Smith were young when they met, although in real life...
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  • Hope
    Period 7 10/1/12 Pocahontas: Disney vs. Real In 1995 Disney brought popularity to an Indian Princess through the release of their animated movie Pocahontas. Almost everyone is familiar with the story of Pocahontas, or at least they think they are. Disney’s movie, Pocahontas, is certainly entertaining...
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  • Poverty, Alcoholism and Suicide - but at Least the Natives Can Paint with All the Colours of the Wind
    Having seen the error of their ways, the English and the natives in Pocahontas all make friends, and then a pug and a racoon get married. Not strictly accurate, but then the truth is hardly Disney-friendly territory Share19 Email Alex von Tunzelmann guardian.co.uk, Thursday 11 September...
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  • Pocahontas; Reel vs Real
    Pocahontas; Reel vs Real The Disney version of Pocahontas and the real story have many differences such as the romance, Pocahontas’ personality, and how the story ended. Disney has romanticized the tragic story of Pocahontas into not one, but two cartoons, with a target audience of children. And with...
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  • Film Analysis
     Film Synopsis: Led by Capt. John Smith, a group of English soldiers invade Virginia in the 17th century. Pocahontas, daughter of a prominent Native American tribal chief finds Capt. Smith in the forest. Quickly, they begin a romance. While the two are learning about each other, the other English soldiers...
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  • Pocohantas: Real Life vs Fiction
    Pocahontas Are we to believe everything that the media tells us? Every day we are constantly lied to by movies, articles, and even the news. Disney is no exception when it comes to their representation of actual events. They have altered many classic Grimm Brothers tales, Washington Irving folklore...
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  • European Film Critique - Pocahontas
    Pocahontas II: Journey to a New World is a 1998 sequel to the original Pocahontas movie filmed in 1995. Tom Ellery was an award winning director who created this film to promote the excitement of history to the younger generation, but was also determined to incorporate fun musical numbers about the history...
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  • Essay
    Guerra 1 Brandon Guerra Mr. Aviles English II 11/12/12 The Real Story about Matoaka later known as Rebecca Rolfe Back in 1607 three boats named the Susan Constant, Godspeed, and Discovery carrying over 100 people and on the way to the new world more than half of them died. On the way over they...
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  • Accuracy of Pocahontas
    March 2, 2012 Historical Accuracy of Pocahontas Like many Americans, we have heard the story of Pocahontas or seen the Disney movie, Pocahontas. The movie attempts to tell and expand on the story of a romantic relationship between an Indian princess, Pocahontas, and a Jamestown colonist, John Smith...
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  • disney
    and turns them into fairytales, “Pocahontas” being one of them. Pocahontas is one Disney character whose intentions are not to find her one true love, but too find her path. Of course coincidently this path leads to her “true love.” In this film Disney portrays Pocahontas and John Smith as two young adults...
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  • Pocahontas
    AMERICAN LITERATURE I Instructor: Dr. Le Thi Thanh Troy University – STU Campus The Pocahontas Incident John Smith Group members: Ho Truong Phuong Thao TranThi Hong Nhung Nguyen Van Huy Objectives: Understanding author's biography and his work ...
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  • jdjd
    Pocahontas: the Indian Princess Page 1 It can be easily assumed that almost everyone has heard the tale of the American Indian princess, Pocahontas – but is it true? John Smith's tales of Pocahontas have, over time, and with the help of Disney’s inaccurate rendition of Pocahontas’ story...
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  • Pocahontas
    Pocahontas Pocahontas was the daughter of a Native American chief in the state of Virginia at the time when the British came to settle in the area. Her marriage to an English settler brought eight years of peace between the Indians and the British. Pocahontas's real name was Matoaka. As a child, she...
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  • The Real Pocahontas
    THE REAL Pocahontas was an Indian princess, the daughter of Powhatan, the powerful chief of the Algonquian Indians in the Tidewater region of Virginia. She was born around 1595 to one of Powhatan's many wives. They named her Matoaka, though she is better known as Pocahontas, which means "Little...
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  • pocahantus
    almost everyone around the globe has watched at least one of the productions by the Disney Company. Although many of the Disney films are taken from real historical accounts, some of them are misleading and inaccurate since the producers altered the actual histories. This has become a controversial practice:...
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  • pocahontas biography
    Pocahontas was a Native American princess, and a peacemaker. She was famous for her connection with the colonial settlement at Jamestown, Virginia. Also for saving a life of English captain John Smith.  Pocahontas was born on 1595 in what is now eastern Virginia. Pocahontas was a...
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  • Pocahontas – A Horrific Misrepresentation of Historical Fact
    length animated films produced by Walt Disney Animation Studio, only two have been based – albeit loosely – on real characters or events. Disney’s 1995 rendition of the story of Pocahontas is the first of the two historically grounded animations; historically based, however, does not necessarily mean...
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  • Pocanhotas
    Pocahontas * General author’s introductions * Summary of the story * Analysis of the elements * Specific details of Indian life and Indian nature * Study the main characters * Captain John Smith typical American traits * Pocahontas ...
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  • Love and Hate in Jamestown
    David Price's reason for writing Love and Hate in Jamestown is to demystify the historical legends of John Smith and Pocahontas, and portray both as the reason why the Jamestown colony survived in the New World. Price supports this thesis by describing the people that inhabited the New World with the...
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