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    Oscar Awards In my opinion‚ the Oscar Awards have the most commercial and prestigious meaning. To start with‚ the Oscar statue is an award for something impressive that... My Favorite Film In The 82Nd Oscar Awards My Favorite Film in the 82nd Oscar Awards He was walking on the rode‚ alone‚ shivering in the freezing cold. Having no place to go‚ he was looking... Saving Face Essay for an individual without anyones influence in Saving Face. Food was the central motif in the romantic comedy Saving

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    the Mauritius National Award and the Malaysian Award for contributions to music.[90] He was nominated for a Laurence Olivier Award for his first West-End production. A four-time National Film Award winner and recipient of six Tamil Nadu State Film Awards‚ fifteen Filmfare Awards and thirteen Filmfare Awards South for his music and scores.[1] He has been conferred Kalaimamani from the Government of Tamil Nadu for excellence in the field of music‚ special music achievement awards from the Government of

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    In “A Thousand Pictures for a Million Words‚” an essay by Lash Keith Vance‚ the author discusses that people do not enjoy the feeling of being mentally attached to an event because they always feel the need to capture a picture of the moment. Once people begin to start using their devices‚ they get distracted‚ and the distraction interrupts the flow of the event. He says that people do not only believe in capturing the moment‚ but also need to have the “bestpicture. Besides having to do many things

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    In my personal opinion Avatar is the best movie I have ever seen. I loved everything about the movie‚ especially the state-of-the-art technology. When I first saw the trailer for Avatar there were no famous actors in it but the thing that did draw me into seeing it was the amazing scenery. Most of the scenery in the movie reminded me of a tropical rain forest except the rain forest literally jumps out at you. After I saw Avatar for the first time with my older brother and dad‚ I felt like walking

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    The main actor in the movie is arguably the greatest actor of all time‚ Tom Hanks (Forrest Gump‚ Captain Phillips‚ Apollo 13). He has also won two Academy Awards for Best Actor. In the movie‚ Hanks plays Captain Miller‚ the leader of the group searching for Ryan. This performance is exactly what one would expect from Tom Hanks. It was absolutely fantastic. If I did not know that was Tom Hanks‚ I honestly would

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    do a movie for the business side with the box office‚ or do it for art side through gaining critical approval and awards. Whichever they choose‚ success can be measured in both critical approval and net gross. Very few films win an Oscar or Academy Award for best film‚ actor‚ or director that finishes on top or even in the top 15 at the box office. Numbers in the box office and awards won in 2004 and 2005 deliver trends in both individual films and genres that give evidence that the two sides of

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    Christianity and Islam‚ is also depicted. Gandhi was released in India on November 30‚ 1982‚ in the United Kingdom on December 3‚ 1982‚ and in the United States on December 6‚ 1982. It was nominated for Academy Awards in eleven categories‚ winning eight‚ including best picture. Ben Kingsley also won for best actor. The screenplay of Gandhi is available as a published book.[4][5] The film opens with a statement from the filmmakers explaining their approach to the problem of filming Gandhi ’s complex life

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    article includes the basic elements of the Toulmin Model and can be analyzed according to the model. In the article‚ Lundegaard claims that the motion picture Crash should not be included on the ballot for best picture at the 2006 Academy Awards. The author ’s claim is a claim of value‚ because it asserts his evaluation of the picture. Lundegaard supports his claim by stating his opinion that the movie gives an unrealistic view of a serious subject: the combination of race and class

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    Kevin Miss York English 10 4/16/13 The Man That was Chiseled Out of Stone “I figure that by the time I’m really old‚ somebody at the Academy Awards will get the bright idea to give me some sort of plaque‚ I’ll be so old‚ they’ll have to carry me up there”. Clint Eastwood said this quote because he is still seen as a leader today‚ even though he is old; this shows that Clint Eastwood will never be forgotten. He may be awarded more plaques as he ages. He has shown power by the tremendous

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    Movie Analysis of "Jaws".

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    Released in 1975‚ Jaws was probably one of the best adventure‚ action‚ and suspense films of that era. Directed by Steven Spielberg with the following staring main cast members Roy Scheider as "Martin Bordy" (chief police officer)‚ Richard Dreyfuss as "Matt Hooper" (marine biologist)‚ Robert Shaw as "Quint" (local fisherman)‚ Murray Hamilton as "Larry Vaughan" (town mayor). "Jaws" the movie‚ is not like any other any other fish story. The film is about a gigantic 26 foot shark that has an appetite

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    Avatar was released by 20th Century Fox in 2009. 20th Century Fox is one of the six major American film studios which produced some of the best grossing films of all time including the Star Wars and X-Men franchise. The director of Avatar is the legendary James Cameron who has won many awards for example the Academy Award for Best PictureAcademy Award for Best Director. James Cameron is notorious for having big budget films and having a massive budget on his movie Titanic. His movies frequently include

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    Forrest Gump - Mise-En-Scene

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    Forrest Gump For over a century now‚ individuals have been flocking to witness the magic of motion pictures. It is a world made possible by a director and a dream. Unbeknownst to many‚ the making of a motion picture is a tedious event‚ involving scripts‚ takes‚ re-takes‚ and an abundance of post-production editing. Many people sit and enjoy a movie without realizing the complexities and the amount of individuals involved in creating the film. These individuals create the landscapes and backboards

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    programmer who comes to the realization that the world is not what it seems and is soon drawn into a rebellion against the machines. The Matrix‚ one of the most technically brilliant films‚ won Academy Awards for film editing‚ sound effects editing‚ visual effects‚ and sound. It also received BAFTAs for Best Sound as well as Achievement in Special Visual Effects and was nominated for production design‚ cinematography and editing. In 2012 it was added to the National Film Registry for

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    Citizen Kane is a 1941 American drama film by Orson Welles‚ its producer‚ co-author‚ director and star. The picture was Welles’s first feature film. Nominated for Academy Awards in nine categories‚ it won an Academy Award for Best Writing by Herman J. Mankiewicz and Welles. Considered by many critics‚ filmmakers‚ and fans to be the greatest film ever made‚ Citizen Kane was voted the greatest film of all time in five consecutive Sight & Sound polls of critics‚ until it was displaced by Vertigo in

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    Film Prioritization Case

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    nominated for an Academy Award for best picture‚ being able to be the background for a theme park ride‚ and merchandising options. Also they should be able to create a new animated character from time to time. My Life with Dalai Lama With this project the objective can be met and less likely to violate any legal‚ safety‚ or environmental guidelines. Since it is aimed at the youth audience‚ the advisory rating would be positive. Some concerns are if such a movie could be nominated for Best Picture. But the

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    This case study will also need ‘want’ objectives. These are assigned a weighting for their relative importance‚ however they are not critical to the company’s mission. Those ‘want’ objectives are as follow: to be nominated for and win an academy award for best Picture of the year‚ create at least one new animated character each year‚ generate additional merchandise revenue such as dolls‚ action figures‚ interactive games‚ music CDs‚ raise public consciousness about environmental issues‚ general profit

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    Composers

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    in Wellington. Since then‚ the work has had over 140 performances by the most prestigious orchestras in America. His work with Peter Jackson on The Lord of the Rings trilogy stands as his best achievement‚ earning him three Academy Awards. He has also been honored with four Grammy and three Golden Globe awards. (http://www.howardshore.com/biography/) Howard Shore was born in Canada‚ October 18th‚ 1946. After studying music at Boston’s Berklee College of Music‚ Shore started a music group called

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    English Constant Gardner Directed by Fernando The Film ‘The Constant Gardener’ Directed by Fernando Meircelles‚ Is fill confusion‚ entertainment and love. I thought the film was very good in the techniques the director used‚ but was hard to get my head around. ‘The Constant Gardner’ would be thought to be about gardening‚ but it’s just based around it. The concept of gardening is the story line of the movie. Two main characters Tessa and Justin are in love‚ but don’t know each other as well

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    what actually won Oscars and Golden Globe awards‚ it came down to what the people thought‚ and the popularity of a film. It is extremely hard to predict what will win these awards before the movie is even released to the public. Before really thinking about the subject‚ some obvious traits of what I would consider "an excellent film" would be superior acting‚ beautiful scenery‚ etc.‚ such as many present categories in the Academy or Golden Globe Awards. Of course I could go on about one of my

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    Sofia Coppola

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    She had received awards mainly for all of her directed movies as well as many nominations. Lost in Translation won the; 2003 Academy Awards Best Original Screenplay‚ 2005 César Awards Best Foreign Film‚ 2004 Golden Globe Awards Best Screenplay and 2003 NYFCC Award for Best Director. Virgin suicides received the 2001 MTV movie award for Best New Filmmaker‚ also the 2001 Young Hollywood award for Best Director. Marie Antoinette Won the Academy Award for Costume Design. Along with Best Art Direction at

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