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Troy Movie Tagalog Summary

Troy directed by Wolfgang Petersen 2004 The movie Troy is about the conflict between the Greek city-states, led by Agamemnon, and Troy, ruled by Priam. These two have this conflict because Paris, Prince of Troy, fell in love with Helen, wife of Menelaus who is Agamemnon’s brother and king of Sparta, and took her back to Troy against the wishes of his brother, Hector, who, with his father, had been trying for years to make peace with Sparta and had finally gotten that peace. Agamemnon had recently...

Achilles, Greek mythology, Helen 1232  Words | 3  Pages

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Helen of Troy Movie Analysis

Title of the Movie: Helen of Troy Directed By: John Kent Harrison Produced By: Ted Kurdyla Written By: Ronni Kern Starring: Sienna Guillory as Helen Matthew Marsden as Paris John Rhys-Davies as King Priam of Troy Emilia Fox as Cassandra, Princess of Troy Rufus Sewell as Agamemnon Stellan Skarsgård as Theseus Joe Montana as Achilles Katie Blake as Clytemnestra Craig Kelly as Pollux Manuel Cauchi as Paris’ Father Kristina Paris as Iphigenia Music By: Joel Goldsmith Cinematography:...

Achilles, Agamemnon, Greek mythology 2039  Words | 7  Pages

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Historical Movie Review: Troy

period Historical Movie Review: Troy The film Troy was directed by Wolfgang Peterson and produced in 2004. The film was adapted by Homers great epic poem, The Iliad. The characters from The Iliad were portrayed by many well-known actors including, Brad Pitt, Orlando Bloom, and Eric Bana. Overall the movie was very entertaining but also contained many small errors and some historical inaccuracies. Troy retells the story of a war started by the Greek gods. Although the movie focuses more on the...

Achilles, Agamemnon, Greek mythology 1001  Words | 5  Pages

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Troy: a Movie of Epic Proportions

Troy: A Movie of Epic Proportions Homer’s epic work, The Iliad, has been re-imagined countless times since its inception nearly three millennia ago, but perhaps never on such an ambitious scale as the 2004 blockbuster, starring such Hollywood heavyweights as Brad Pitt, Julie Christie, Orlando Bloom and Peter O’Toole. Critics and audiences had varied responses to Troy’s lavish production and nearly three-hour running time, yet despite one’s opinion of the overall effectiveness of the film, its...

Achilles, Brad Pitt, Film 851  Words | 3  Pages

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Troy Movie Notes

Troy= the movie(post classical depiction) * Troy is the most powerful alliance against the Greeks * Agamemnon wants ‘the world’ all the land * Achilles has disappeared from the army. A boy goes to find him, * Achilles mother is goddess as can’t be killed (Contemp) * Nester persueds Achilles to fight the big guy because of Time. He can’t stand to lose his pride * Achilles, son of Paris * Achilles kills the big guy with one stab * There is a huge feast , thrown by Agamemnon...

Achilles, Hector, Helen 2011  Words | 6  Pages

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Troy: From Myth to Movie

thousand four movieTroy” (Peterson) is a modernized version of the Greek poet Homer`s epic The Iliad. The film tells the story of how Paris, a prince of Troy stole Helen from her husband Menelaus, King of Sparta, after Sparta and Troy have agreed to peacefully coexist, and the war between all of Greece and Troy as a result of Paris`s kidnapping/ seduction of Helen. Viewers see the story unfold mainly from the view point of Achilles, granting the character a focal point in the movie which remains...

Achilles, Aeneid, Greek mythology 2004  Words | 5  Pages

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Troy (the movie) v. the Iliad

Contrasts of Troy and the Iliad Troy and the Iliad are very similar in the story line and the all-around theme but there are huge fundamental changes the director made to the story to increase the likeability of the movie. Troy includes some of the significant events from the Iliad but there are extremely important events of the book that he did not include and some events that are important to the movie that never actually happened in the book. The three most important fundamental changes of the...

Achilles, Ajax, Greek mythology 1060  Words | 3  Pages

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Movie Review Helen of Troy

Helen of Troy (Movie Review) CAST: Sienna Guillory-----> Helen Matthew Marsden---->Paris Rufus Sewell---->Agamemnon Stellan Skarsgard----> Theseus John Rhys-Davies---->King Priam of Troy Maryam d’Abo---->Queen Hecuba Emilia Fox---->Cassandra James Callis----->Menelaus Daniel Lapaine---->Hector Nigel Whitmey---->Odysseus Joe Montana---->Achilles     Helen of Troy is going to polarise audiences. As with any film based on a well-known work, there are...

Achilles, Agamemnon, Greek mythology 881  Words | 3  Pages

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Troy Movie and Illiad Compare and Contrast

In English class we read Edith Hamilton’s synopsis of the Trojan War, and after reading, we watched the Warner Brothers 2004 Production of Troy. The movie and the myth were both based on the Trojan War. They were both very interesting, and captivating. It was stimulating to see it in 2 different points of views. Both the movie and the myth of Troy were great. They had similarities, but there were also some very strong differences. In Edith Hamilton’s Synopsis of the Trojan War, it focused on many...

Achilles, Eris, Greek mythology 1140  Words | 3  Pages

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Movie Summary

Summary This Documentary film was film in an Elementary School named Evergreen Primary School located in Wuhan, China. A teacher from that Elementary School selected three eight-year-old students from her third grade class to participate in an election to run for the class monitor. This three candidates were two boys and one girl who were going to ran for class monitor. Their names were Luo Lei, Cheng Cheng, and Xu Xiaofei. This election was going to be the first democratic election in that specific...

Democracy, Elections, Elementary school 946  Words | 2  Pages

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Film Review of Helen of Troy

I.A. Time of Action: About 3,200 years ago in recorded history's infancy, when humankind's imagination peopled the known world with great heroes and villains and nature reflected the mood of the gods and goddesses. I.B. Place of Action: Troy (Asia Minor), also Ilium (ancient Ilion), famous city of Greek legend, on the northwestern corner of Asia Minor, in present-day Turkey. Anatolia is west of Greece (across the Aegean Sea) and north of Egypt (across the Mediterranean Sea). II. Characters...

Achilles, Agamemnon, Greek mythology 1652  Words | 5  Pages

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Summary of Hiv Movie

DE LA SALLE LIPA College of Education, Arts and Sciences Office of the National Service Training Program NAME: Redondo, Lyzelle D. NSTPTwo Section: A1E Reaction Paper for the Movie “HIV (Si Heidi, Si Ivy at Si V)” I. MY OWN SUMMARY OF THE FILM (strictly 250-300 words only, no copying) Virgilio “Gil” Bustamante (as played by Jake Cuenca) was a commissioned of Department of Health (DOH). He weaves a tale that combines various stories of people infected...

AIDS, De La Salle Philippines, Dr. Dre 771  Words | 3  Pages

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A Beautiful Mind - Summary of the Movie

A Beautiful Mind (Total Points for assignment = 40) For this assignment, you will watch the movie A Beautiful Mind. Your textbook has a brief summary of the movie and compares the movie to what is known about John Nash’s life. I have also provided you with supplemental information on Schizophrenia in the powerpoint that is attached to this assignment. Using this checklist, provide evidence of the criteria with examples of Nash’s behavior. For example, under Dysfunction, give me examples...

Bipolar disorder, Delusion, Delusional disorder 889  Words | 3  Pages

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Movie Analysis-Hsm

Movie Analysis “High School Musical” I. Settings/Characters The movie High School Musical was filmed at East High School located in Salt Lake City, Utah; the auditorium was at Murray High School and; the house of Gabriella and Troy was at Downtown Salt Lake City. The main characters are Troy Bolton, Gabriella Montez, Sharpay Evans, Ryan Evans, Chad Danforth, and Taylor McKessie. Troy Bolton is the most popular male student at East High School, and the captain of the varsity basketball team...

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negotiate peace between Troy and Sparta. Paris has fallen in love with Helen (Diane Kruger), the wife of king Menelaus (Brendan Gleeson), and smuggles her to Troy with him. Infuriated, Menelaus vows revenge. Menelaus approaches his brother Agamemnon (Brian Cox), a king who has conquered every army of Greece, and now commands them. Agamemnon, who has wanted to conquer Troy for years (which would give him control of the Aegean Sea), uses this as a justification to invade Troy. General Nestor (John Shrapnel)...

Achilles, Greek mythology, Hector 898  Words | 3  Pages

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Philadelphia Movie Summary

Philadelphia - Summary Main characters: · Andrew Beckett: A handsome, self-assured hotshot law graduate from Penn is on a fast track to partnership at his lawfirm. But he's hiding a dark secret from his self-satisfied employers: he's HIV-positive. When he gets fired while battling AIDS he decides to bring suit. He is warmhearted and cares much for his family who - especially his lover Miguel and his mother Sarah - are extraordinarily supportive during the case. · Joe Miller: At first he's reluctant...

AIDS, Antonio Banderas, Cancer 2059  Words | 5  Pages

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A Time to Kill Movie Summary

A time to Kill movie summary The movie begins in a small town called Canton, (Mississippi) where it is very obvious there is a separation between blacks and whites. Tonya Hailey is a little ten-year-old black girl, who is on her way home from the grocery store. A truck pulls up with two white men, James Louis “Pete” Willard and Billy Ray Cobb, who viciously attack and rape this little girl. After attempted murder, this girl survived and made her way home, and the two men were found at a bar...

1961 births, Insanity, Insanity defense 1762  Words | 5  Pages

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Troy (the Movie)

glory, some for honor, and some for love. Troy is a movie inspired by Homer¡¯s epic tale ¡°The Iliad¡±. It tells the story of two worlds that go to war for honor and power. Both sides are in pursuit of glory, but love turns out to deceive their hopes and aspirations (as with Paris and Achilles), causing a nation burnt to the ground and the death of an invincible warrior. Although the story has been manipulated in many aspects, it is an entertaining movie with abundant visual actions and effects...

Achilles, Greek mythology, Helen 667  Words | 2  Pages

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Matrix Movie Summary

I am doing my analysis paper on the movie, “The Matrix.” I chose the movie the matrix because I want to talk about all the different types of sounds. . I’m first going to be talking about the ambience sounds they used. Then I’m going to be talking about how they used the music, and finally about the sound effects they used in the movie. and types of sounds they used, like the ambience, music, and the sound effects . The matrix is about how computer’s control the universe in the future. Which they...

Audio signal processing, Effects unit, Music 1066  Words | 3  Pages

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Summary of Wall Street Movie

phone 08119105342 Course code and title MM5001, BUSINESS ETHICS AND LAW Course time and place JANUARY 2011, JAKARTA Lecturer SURNA DJ. TJ. Due date 10 FEBRUARY 2011 Program BLEMBA 11 Assignment number 1 Assignment title/topic/case SUMMARY OF WALL STREET MOVIE Assignment type (choose one) ( ( ) Midterm Exam ) Final Exam ( X ) Individual Assignment ( ( ) Group Assignment ) Other Further information (e.g. state if extension was granted and attach evidence of approval, revised submission date) ...

Corporate raid, Insider trading, Michael Douglas 1342  Words | 4  Pages

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Summary and Overview on the Movie Crash

Crash "Collision of Absolute Bigotry" This movie Directed by Paul Haggis who also directed Academy Award Winning "Million Dollar Baby" and had also won an Academy Award for this movie as well puts a twisted story in this film. This movie is trying to symbolize what goes on in the world today in regards to racism and stereotypes. He tries to make a point on how societies view themselves and others in the world based on there ethnicities. This movie intertwines several different people's lives...

African American, Black people, Ethnic group 983  Words | 3  Pages

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Wedding Planner Movie Summary Analysis

Arianna Trinidad Prof. Watwood Wedding Planning 02/05/2014 “The Wedding Planner” Movie Summary/Analysis “The Wedding Planner” is a movie about a hard working wedding planner named Mary (Jennifer Lopez) who is very professional and successful in her career. Just like any wedding planner Mary has a social life. Life starts to spin when a doctor named Steve (Matthew McConaughey) saves her from almost getting killed and they fall in love with each other. Steve turns out to be a client and the...

Decision making, Decision making software, Decision theory 864  Words | 3  Pages

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summary of Rizal the movie

Summary of Rizal The film started with a scene showing Rizal writing a letter. The letter contains his thoughts that the Philippines has a serious illness and that it is plagued by the Spanish domination over our country. Crisostomo Ibarra was also introduced in the film, and it is Rizal’s alter ego. Ibarra had been forced to have two personalities because of the worsening problem in our country. Rizal had published books such as the Noli Me Tangere and El Filibusterismo, as his weapons...

Andrés Bonifacio, Ateneo de Manila University, Calamba City 979  Words | 3  Pages

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Troy: Iliad and Pages Helen

The Movie Helen of Troy The movie Helen of Troy shows the important details before and inside the book Iliad. This movie helps the readers to understand this book. Also, it shows how the Trojan war started and how Troy has fallen. Like in the book, because Helen was taken by Paris, the Achaeans demanded to take her back Premium 490 Words 2 Pages Helen of Troy The movie Helen of Troy shows the important details before and inside the book Iliad. The movie helps...

Achilles, Agamemnon, Greek mythology 1137  Words | 4  Pages

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The Movie Helen of Troy

The movie Helen of Troy shows the important details before and inside the book Iliad. This movie helps the readers to understand this book. Also, it shows how the Trojan war started and how Troy has fallen. Like in the book, because Helen was taken by Paris, the Achaeans demanded to take her back and conquer and make Troy fall. The movie only shows the important details and the book, and changes the flow of the story to make it more beautiful and appropriate for their theme. After viewing the...

Achilles, Agamemnon, Greek mythology 490  Words | 2  Pages

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the legends of the tagalogs

THE LEGENDS OF THE TAGALOGS The Legends of the Tagalogs (REPORT) Submitted by: Diputado, Ericka Jasmine B. BSBA IIA Submitted to: Mrs. Nessie Obaña (Instructor in Philippine Literature) 2014 The Legends of the Tagalogs In a certain wide region of Luzon, there was a village frequented by young men. This town was full of trees, beautiful flowers and a river where clear waters are flowed. What attracted the young men more than the scenery was a beautiful...

Girl, Luzon, Man 1147  Words | 5  Pages

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Troy vs. the Iliad

Last May, Wolfgang Petersen directed a movie based on the Iliad. This movie, Troy, has proven to be a very loose adaptation of Homer's original, as are almost all stories that are made into movies, unfortunately. With its timeless storyline, amazing scenery, gorgeous actors/actresses and most of all, its reported two hundred million dollar budget, it is easy to see why Troy was hyped up to be a box office hit. However, the film critics were harsh on this movie, as they had every right to be, and...

Achilles, Agamemnon, Helen 1393  Words | 4  Pages

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Troy Versus Homers Illiad

TROY VS HOMERS ILIAD (A comparison between the two with a mix of movie reviewing) by Amber Shepherd When comparing the movie Troy, directed by Wolfgang Petterson, and The Iliad, written by Greek poet Homer we can clearly see that although Petterson has made an excellent film he has clearly left out certain aspects of the Iliad which really define the story. Both versions portray the Trojan War between Greece and Troy, Achilles killing Hector and King Priam visiting Achilles to ask for the body...

Achilles, Agamemnon, Greek mythology 2242  Words | 5  Pages

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Troy Film Review

Troy. Good or Bust. Throughout time, men have waged war, some for power, some for glory, some for honor and some for love. In ancient Greece, the passion of two of history’s most legendary lovers Paris, Prince of Troy and Helen, Queen of Sparta, ignites a war that will devastate a civilization. When Paris steals Helen away from her husband, King of Menelaus, it is an insult that cannot be suffered. Familial pride dictates that an affront to Menelaus is an affront to his brother. Agamemnon, the...

Agamemnon, Hector, Helen 840  Words | 3  Pages

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Troy vs, Iliad

Farhood Bahadori Classical Mythology Professor Sina Jafari 5 July 2012 Guidelines for the Comparative analysis of the movie "Troy" and "The Iliad" Your comparative essay should be typed in single space paragraphing (font 12 Times New Roman) and it should be at least 500 words. (I will use the "word count" feature in Microsoft Word to check the number of words.) Try not to exceed 1000 words at most. Your essay should be the result of your own contemplations, observations and conclusions. You...

Achilles, Apollo, Hector 1488  Words | 4  Pages

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Law Abiding Citizen ( Movie Summary )

make revenge. But, sometimes, like in this movie, one can blame the whole justice system and try to revenge to all people included in it. Law Abiding Citizen is the movie about a man whose developed sociopathic tendencies drove him into killing while targeting not only his family’s killer but also the all criminal justice system. According to IMDB.com, directed by Felix Gary Gray and rated 7.2 out of 10, this 109 minutes long, 2009 American thriller movie, is classified as R, which means that it is...

Actor, Criminal justice, F. Gary Gray 1621  Words | 4  Pages

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Troy vs Iliad

The movie Troy written by David Benioff and directed by Wolfgang Petersen was inspired by The Iliad, an ancient Greek poem about the time of warrior Achilles argument with King Agamemnon during the Trojan War. Some events the film where taken straight from the Iliad, and is at times the two stories are very similar to one another. However there are several major differences between them, as Troy the movie was made to appealing to twenty first century audiences, where as the Iliad was meant to appeal...

Achilles, Agamemnon, Apollo 1441  Words | 4  Pages

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Trojan War and Troy

HIS 111- Antiquity to 1500 Film Analysis- Troy Troy is an adaption of the poem written by Homer, also known as the Iliad. The screenplay was written by David Benioff and stars Brad Pitt, Eric Bana, Orlando Bloom, Brian Cox, Diane Kruger, and Rose Byrne. It is a brilliant story of love and war produced in 2004. My reason for choosing this film is because of the controversy over what is myth and what is fact regarding the fall of Troy. I find the movie so majestic yet the timeframe of the Iliad...

Achilles, Greek mythology, Hector 829  Words | 3  Pages

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Helen of Troy

The movie begins with the birth of Paris, and Cassandra's prophecy that he would be the cause of Troy's destruction. Worried, his father King Priamleaves him on Mount Ida, where he is found and raised by the shepherd Agelaus. When he is an adult, he judges Aphrodite as the fairest of the three goddesses, Hera, Athena, and Aphrodite. After awarding her the golden apple she promises him the love of Helen of Sparta, the most beautiful woman in the world. Meanwhile in Sparta, Helen sees in a pool Paris's...

Agamemnon, Greek mythology, Hector 1270  Words | 3  Pages

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Two Weeks Notice: Movie Summary

Wade's not a bad guy, but he's frightfully dependent on Lucy for everything. When it seems possible she might at last get clear of him, she begins to have second thoughts about letting him go. The Movie "Two Weeks Notice" stares Saundra Bullock and Hugh Grant premiered in December of 2002. The movie follows a mix match relationship between a strong willed, "save the community" lawyer named Lucy Kelson, played by Sandra Bullock, and a high status business man, George Wade, played by Hugh Grant. The...

Alicia Witt, Comedy, Hugh Grant 1068  Words | 3  Pages

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Troy Movie Notes

Troy, directed by Wolfgang Petersen (2004) is an epic war film based on Homer’s Iliad. In ancient Greece, the passion of two of literature's most notorious lovers, Paris, Prince of Troy (Orlando Bloom) and Helen (Diane Kruger), Queen of Sparta, ignites a war that will devastate a civilization. When Paris spirits Helen away from her husband, King Menelaus (Brendan Gleeson), it is an insult that cannot be suffered. Familial pride dictates that an affront to Menelaus is an affront to his brother Agamemnon...

Achilles, Agamemnon, Hector 493  Words | 2  Pages

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troy summary

good friend, and better realist, an adventurous man.  Briseis Godly,the girl who capture Achilles Heart important: Achilles died in deed by Paris but along time ago before we, Greeks entered Troy. It was disgusting and very insulting to the epic story to see Achilles dies inside the burning Troy with several arrows on his chest and belly as Achilles was invulnerable because his father Pileas baptized him in a blessed water when he was an infant but as he was holding him upside down he did not...

Achilles, Greek mythology, Hector 496  Words | 15  Pages

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Troy Summary

(32/64 bit) drivers for your DVD-ROM drive. You can easily check to see if this is causing problems by opening the Control Panel. In the Control Panel window, double-click on the System icon then click on the Performance tab. You should now see a summary of the performance status of your computer. One of the lines should say “File System: 32/64-bit” and the last line should say "Your system is configured for optimal performance." If you see a message saying "Drive X is using MS-DOS compatibility mode...

Microsoft, Microsoft Windows, Operating system 1690  Words | 9  Pages

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Book Summary, Review and Comparison with the Movie by Mira Nair

A2028710087 [BOOK SUMMARY,REVIEW AND COMPARISON WITH THE MOVIE BY MIRA NAIR] BOOK SUMMARY AND REVIEW The first word of Jhumpa Lahiri’s The Namesake isn’t a word at all. It is a date. 1968, to be exact. But in many ways it is fitting that the opening line of...

Family, Jhumpa Lahiri, Marriage 1866  Words | 6  Pages

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Dicuss similarities and differences between Homer's Iliad and the movie Troy with reference to what the movie has brought to modern day western culture

The ancient legend of Troy, recorded in Homer's epic poem "The Iliad" Oxford (trans. Robert Fitzgerald University Press 1974) has been retold in many other forms, the most recent being the blockbuster film "Troy" (2004, Wolfgang Peterson). "Troy" is a basic retelling of the myth, lacking many elements of the book thus containing many inaccuracies. However, it appeals to a modern day audience shortening and condensing stories from the "Iliad", "Odyssey" and "Aenead" and greatly reducing the time span...

Achilles, Agamemnon, Greek mythology 1903  Words | 6  Pages

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Differences Between Troy Movie and Iliad

between the movieTroy” and the poem “Iliad” and the explanation of why they occurred? The film Troy which is directed by Wolfgang Peterson has been deeply influenced by the epic poem, the Iliad. This work is generally credited to the Ancient Greek poet named Homer. Both the film and the poem have the same ending plots, such as the blockade of Troy by the Greeks, the disagreement between the warrior Achilles and the king Agamemnon and these actions started when the prince of Troy Paris who took...

Achilles, Agamemnon, Greek mythology 550  Words | 2  Pages

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Troy and the Trojan War

Troy was considered a mythical city until archeologist Heinrich Schliemann discovered the remains of the city in 1871. Archeological digs have brought up many truths about the history of Troy, and about the Trojan War, which supposedly occurred around 1250 B.C. The war is the subject of the epic poem, The Iliad by Homer, however, there are several theories regarding the existence of Troy and the events of the Trojan War. In 1871, Heinrich Schliemann, with the aid of geographical clues mentioned...

Homer, Trojan War, Troy 1442  Words | 5  Pages

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the hypocritical relationship with people. He abandoned his old car, burned cash, and started on his exploration on foot. “I don’t need money. Make people caution. Rather than love, than money, than faith, than fame, than fairness, give me truth.”(Movie). During that time, he felt confused. Although seemed to understand, yet just only half-comprehended Thoreau’s poetry, one of the books he brought with hin during his journey. As Thoreau wrote in his book Walden, “I went to the woods because I whished...

Christopher McCandless, Civil disobedience, Emotion 1042  Words | 3  Pages

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Troy vs Iliad

A Comparsion Between The Epic Poem The Iliad And The Modern Film Troy The film Troy is a movie released in 2004 and was directed by Wolfgang Petersen, and has been influenced by the classical epic poem, The Iliad which has been credited of the Greek poet Homer. Both texts deal with the same subject, the siege of troy which was ended with the trickery of the wooden horse. However the characters themselves are shown with different actions between the two texts which revels different motives and...

Achilles, Greek mythology, Hector 2014  Words | 5  Pages

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Movie Jose Rizal

Characters of the Movie • Cesar Montano José Rizal • Joel Torre Ibarra/Simoun • Jaime Fabregas Luis Taviel de Andrade • Gloria Diaz Teodora Alonso • Gardo Versoza Andres Bonifacio • Monique Wilson Maria Clara • Chin Chin Gutierrez Josephine Bracken • Mickey Ferriols Leonor Rivera • Pen Medina Paciano Mercado • Peque Gallaga Archbishop Bernardo Nozaleda, OP • Bon Vibar Blanco • Subas Herrero Alcocer • Tony Mabesa Polavieja • Alexis Santaren Olive ...

Andrés Bonifacio, Cesar Montano, José Rizal 769  Words | 4  Pages

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Movie Review

ALL ABOUT MOVIE REVIEW A movie review is the opinion of someone who has seen a particular movie written in an article about that movie. Writing a movie review is a great way of expressing your opinion of a movie.  The purpose of most movie reviews is to help the reader in determining whether they want to watch, rent or buy the movie.  The review should give enough details about the movie that the reader can make an informed decision, without giving anyway any essentials such as the plot or any...

Critic, Criticism, Film 1785  Words | 5  Pages

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Troy Essay

Further information: Homeric Question, Historicity of the Iliad, and Troy VII Portion of the legendary walls of Troy (VII), identified as the site of the Trojan War (ca. 1200 BC). Ancient Greek historians variously placed the Trojan War in the 12th, 13th, or 14th centuries BC: Eratosthenes to 1184 BC, Herodotus to 1250 BC, Duris of Samos to 1334 BC. Modern archaeologists associate Homeric Troy with archaeological Troy VII.[8] In the Iliad, the Achaeans set up their camp near the mouth...

Achilles, Historicity of the Iliad, Homer 803  Words | 3  Pages

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Barong Tagalog

Barong Tagalog From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [pic] [pic] A barong Tagalog held against the light, showing the translucency of the fabric. [pic] [pic] The barong Tagalog (with Mandarin collar) The barong Tagalog (or simply barong) is an embroidered formal garment of thePhilippines. It is very lightweight and worn untucked (similar to a coat/dress shirt), over an undershirt. In Filipino culture it is a common wedding and formal attire, mostly for men but also for women. The term...

Barong Tagalog, Batangas, Filipino language 1097  Words | 7  Pages

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Troy vs Iliad

Troy vs. The Iliad Homer’s The Iliad is one of the greatest epic poems ever written. The poem shows the lives of the soldiers during the Trojan War, the battles, honor, and revenge (Schultz). The poem is loosely portrayed in the 2004 film, Troy, screenplay written by David Benioff. Between the two, several areas that overlap. Yet, poem and film have many differences from the actions of the characters to the way the film ended. There were parts of the film that was correct. The Trojan War was...

Achilles, Agamemnon, Greek mythology 947  Words | 3  Pages

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Movie summary

During the class, we have seen the movie, America before Columbus, which is made by National Geographic. By watching this film, we are able to know the differences between Europe and America before Spanish came, the reason why European want to discover the new continental, and the influences to America and European. First of all, America is the rich, natural and beautiful land which is able to grow a huge number of people and other species. Rely on the rich land, inhabitants who live in south America...

Americas, Christopher Columbus, Europe 563  Words | 2  Pages

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Helen of Troy Literary Analysis

Helen of Troy I. CHARACTERS Major Characters: Achilles- Stanley Baker Agamemnon- Robert Douglas Andromache- Patricia Marmont Hector- Harry Andrews Helen of Troy- Rossana Podestà MenelausNiall MacGinnis Paris- Jacques Sernas Patroclus- Terence Longdon Priam- Cedric Hardwicke Ulysses- Torin Thatcher Minor Characters: Aeneas- Ronald Lewis Polydorus- Robert Brown Alpheus- TonioSelwart Andraste- Brigitte Bardot Andros- Eduardo Ciannelli Cassandra- Janette Scott Cora- Barbara Cavan Dancer- George...

Achilles, Agamemnon, Greek mythology 1264  Words | 4  Pages

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Odysseus- Character Comparison to the movie TROY

In comparing the blockbuster movie TROY to secondary sources found o the internet and in various texts, there are many significant differences in the portrayal of Odysseus and his involvement in Trojan War. In the movie, the first we see of Odysseus is when he's sent by the Mycenaean King and conqueror of Greece, Agamemnon, to persuade Achilles to join the Greek war effort because, I quote, "Odysseus is the only man he'll listen to". The respect and belief placed in Odysseus further proves the amount...

Greek mythology, Helen, Homer 421  Words | 2  Pages

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Movie Troy is situated on the Northwest part of Asia Minor Turkey. The movie based on the ancient Greek epic The Iliad and depicts the Trojan War as it was told by Homer. A war started on the behalf of beautiful Helen that was abducted from her husband by Paris. It was a war for the restoration of a Greek king’s honor. The United Greek armies of various cities launched a military expedition for that reason against the Trojan. The main battle of troy is thought to have taken place in the 12th or 11th...

Achilles, Epic Cycle, Hector 545  Words | 2  Pages

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mother and devoting on his time to the motel,was a cover up for Noman.he is really an insane man with an oedipus complex,that lead him to become a pshyco. 2.Explore the thesis by the article "women as possed monster:The Exorcist." Since a movie is never just a movie,the article argues that "The Exorcist" represents the rejection of symbolic order(often seen as masculine)and a return to semiotic chora(often viewed as feminine)as characterized by he abject(in this case,blood,bile,open sores,ect.).In laymen's...

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Summary [icon] | This section requires expansion. (March 2012) | During the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands, Anne Frank received a diary as one of her presents on her 13th birthday. She began to write in it on June 14, 1942, two days later, and twenty two days before going into hiding with her father Otto, mother Edith, older sister Margot, and another family, Hermann van Pels, his wife Auguste, and their teenage son Peter. The group went into hiding in the sealed-off upper rooms of...

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movie review

 Movie Review: Fireproof April Fontaine Liberty University Introduction The movie I choose to review is called Fireproof. In this paper on the movie review of the movie Fireproof a brief plot summary of the movie will be given and the scene that has made the most impact will be discussed in further detail. Therapeutic implications in the movie will be discussed such as how this movie can assist in the marriage coaching process. Finally I will discuss how I connected with this movie...

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Venice is a timeless piece and provides great themes to be analyzed for purposes of a book report. The Merchant of Venice is one of Shakespeare's less popular comedies, having been plagued in recent times with complaints of anti-Semitic themes. The summary of this really has to do with the character Shylock, a caricature of a greedy, Jewish money-lender. The two main characters of the story are a Venetian merchant, Antonio, and his Bassanio, who is in love with a wealthy heiress named Portia. Bassanio...

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Difference of Troy Movie and Iliad

Major Differences between the Homer’s Iliad and the film Troy. It is very apparent that the film Troy, directed by Wolfgang Peterson, has been heavily influenced by the epic poem, the Iliad, a work commonly credited to the Ancient Greek poet Homer. Both the film and the poem have the same overall plots, such as the siege of Troy by the Greeks, the feud between the warrior Achilles and the king Agamemnon, and these events being triggered due to the Trojan prince Paris “stealing” Helen of Sparta...

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and to the tolerance of ambiguity. Summary of results and discussion This section is organized according to the answers to the research question of this study, which was: How does cultural background impact upon strategy use? Both groups of students used strategies frequently. According to the results, there was no overall statistical difference in strategy use, according to the means. At the category level, no differences were identified. These summary result mirror the Grainger (1997) study...

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 Research Summaries Research Summaries When discussing parenting styles, the name of Diana Baumrind always comes up. She proposed the idea of different parenting styles based on how responsive and demanding a parent is. Three different parenting styles are compared and contrasted. Permissive parents are accepting and affirmative toward their child’s desires. Authoritarian parents try to completely control the behavior of their child while authoritative parents try to direct the...

Childhood, Concerted cultivation, Developmental psychology 1481  Words | 5  Pages

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