Title: The Spectacle of Violence in a Post-cHc Film

Essay Details

Subject: Music and Movies
Author: George S
Date: April 14, 2013
Level: University
Grade: B
Length: 7 / 1962
No of views: 0
Essay rating: good 0, average 0, bad 0 (total score: 0)

Essay text:

But later in that century, when American society is much more accustomed to, and even excited by, such violence, a new era of filmmaking began to emerge. It was the era of spectacle-centered, big blockbuster movies. A movie that I find to be very representative of that era is Die Hard. In this movie, the narrative is only second to the spectacle aspect of it, the stylistic flourishes that make it the action-thriller that is it...

Showed first 250 characters

Do you need an essay?

Here are the options you can choose from:

  • Order plagiarism free custom written essay
  • All essays are written from scratch by professional writers according to your instructions and delivered to your email on time
  • Prices start from $12.99/page

Do you need many essays?

FULL access to essays database

  • This option gives you the immediate access to all 184 988 essays
  • You get access to all the essays and can view as many of them as you like for as little as $28.95/month

In this movie, the narrative is only second to the spectacle aspect of it, the stylistic flourishes that make it the action-thriller that is it. Action and violence are heightened in a way that classic Hollywood cinema had never experienced. I have chosen Casablanca to represent a cHc movie that, while it includes aspects of violence, is in no way centered around the violence as much as Die Hard is...

Showed next 250 characters

If you cannot find any suitable paper on our site, which happens very rarely, you can always order custom written paper which will be written from scratch by our professional writers and deliver to you on requested time.
  • Your research paper is written by certified writers
  • Your requirements and targets are always met
  • You are able to control the progress of your writing assignment
  • You get a chance to become an excellent student!

Total price: $10.00

 

Common topics in this essay:

Comments

Similar Essays:

Action films. Good or Bad ??

2 pages / 501 words

american splendor

4 pages / 922 words

Reservoir Dogs

2 pages / 545 words

Classical Hollywood narrative

2 pages / 342 words

Film study

1 pages / 172 words

Movie: Delta Force - Suicide In Chinatown

2 pages / 580 words

The Wild Bunch

2 pages / 375 words