• Waltz Dorothy Parker
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    Themes in The Waltz The Waltz by Dorothy Parker was written during a time when women were just beginning to understand that they could assert their own personal identities. Dorothy Parker wanted to show the movement away from the Victorian ideals of the day towards a more liberal urban America. Women s emerging identity led to the realization that they didn t have to depend entirely on men. Women also developed more political awareness and used their political skills to more greatly influence so...
  • Twister Bill Tornado Joe
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    Twister The movie that I watched was called Twister. It is a movie that is about the study of tornado's and a story of one of the actors lives called Joe. As a little girl, Joe's father was killed by an F-5 tornado (This is the largest size tornado possible). The movie begins with the actual death of Joe's father in 1969. After the tragedy, time is moved on to present day and into the field where Joe is with a group of scientist's called the Chaser's. Joe is presently married to a man called Bi...
  • Wonderful Wizard Book Story Dorothy
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    The Wonderful Wizard of Oz By L. Frank Baum The Wonderful Wizard of Oz is a fictional adventure / fantasy that was written by L. Frank Baum in 1965. L. Frank Baum was born near Chittenango, New York in 1856. Frank grew up with a heart condition so he couldn't play physically like other children so he developed a creative side, so he decided to write stories. The setting of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz was set in with a happy society with some upsetting problems. The story was set in the 1950's, t...
  • Judy Garland First Made Famous
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    Judy Garland's real name was Frances Guam. Judy and her two older sisters changed their stage name to Garland. A year later Frances changed her name to Judy. At age 13 a man named Louis B. Mayer was so impressed by her voice that he sighed her on a contract for M. G. M. Her first real screen appearance was called 'Every Sunday'. She also appeared in 'Pigskin Parade'. She sang 'Dear Mr. Gable' in 'Broadway Melody of 1938'. Judy Stared in 'Thorough Beds Don't Cry'. Her frequent screen Partner wa...
  • Tootsie Soap Opera
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    Tootsie 1982 Sydney Pollack Michael Dorsey is a young New York actor that's very talented but has managed to turn every producer in the country against him because he likes to do things his way or no way. His agent can't seem to find him anything after a tomato commercial that Michael lost because he didn't feel the tomato wasn't "properly motivated." A popular soap opera has an opening for a woman part Michael auditions as "Miss Dorothy" and gets the part becoming widely known. He falls for a c...
  • Movie Review Of Jerry Maguire
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    Movie Review of Jerry Maguire If you want to take a break from the frigid air of a Montreal winter, go to see Jerry Maguire; it will be sure to warm your heart. If you " re like me, you " re a little tired of going to see big name stars in overly hyped, big time busts. Combine that with the fact that sports movies are rarely impressive, (Necessary Roughness? ! ? The Program? ! ? ) and I have to say that my hopes were not too high for this movie. Let me tell you, I was pleasantly surprised. The t...
  • Dark Side Dorothy Synchronicity One
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    The version of 'The Wizard of Oz' I'm using and suggesting to use is the digitally remastered THX (R) 50 th Anniversary edition. I do not possess a DVD player yet so I cannot comment on how well it works but I have relieved letters from folks who have DVD and according to them there are no problems. The version of 'The Dark Side of the Moon' that is suggested by The Definitive List is the digitally remastered and repackaged DSOTM with the solid prism / triangle on the cover (seen above) rather t...