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  • Jim Jones
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    Was Jim Jones a Prophet RELI 320 February 12, 2001 November 18, 1978 it all ended. Jim Jones and his followers committed mass suicide in Guyana, South America. The history of Jim Jones and the Peoples Temple is still studied a great deal today. Why did all those people follow Jones Were they forced, were they brain washed, or was Jones just that charismatic. In this paper we will probe deep into Jonestown and answer some of these questions. We will be using Max Webber's article "The Prophet" fin...
  • Similarities Between Indiana Jones And Robert Langdon
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    Langdon and Jones: Action for the Ages What could one of the greatest action movies of all time and a recent controversial bestseller have in common? In fact quite a lot. Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark and The da Vinci Code are great action tales; and all of America loves a great action story. Whether it is set in France, Egypt, London, or the United States; the thrill of adventures intrigues people. But, what make an action story great. The most important element is the hero or t...
  • Indiana Jones And Natty Bumppo
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    The American Hero Every child has fantasy's of being a super hero and leaping tall buildings in a single bound or staring death in the face everyday and somehow finding a way to escape. All of these imaginative thoughts have been derived from the past literary works by the great writers of the early American literary period. These early writers entered society into a world of action and adventure, where one can see spectacular events unfolding through the eyes of a notorious man of courage and f...
  • Arthurian Legend
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    " 'Not Exactly a Knight' ": Arthurian Narrative and Recuperative Politics in the Indiana Jones Trilogy" written by Susan Aronstein is an in depth analysis of the Indiana Jones trilogy in reference to the Arthurian legend. Throughout the essay, Aronstein relates how the trilogy mirrors those elements outlined by the Arthurian legend. Though her essay is lengthy and hard to follow sometimes, it is evident that the Indiana Jones trilogy indeed embodies the legend successfully. Many stories in conte...
  • Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade
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    Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade BY ROGER EBERT / May 24, 1989 Cast & Credits Indiana Jones: Harrison Ford Henry Jones: Sean Connery Marcus Brody: Den holm Elliott Elsa Schneider: Alison Doody Young Indy: River Phoenix Sallah: John Rhys-Davies Paramount Presents A Film Directed By Steven Spielberg. Executive Producers George Lucas And Frank Marshall. Written By Jeffrey Boat. Edited By Michael Kahn. Photographed By Douglas Slo combe. Music By John Williams. Running Time: 125 Minutes. Classified...
  • Legends Of King Arthur In Many Ways
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    Indiana Jones Epic versus King Arthur Legends Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade is a thrilling, modern-day adventure of a search for the Holy Grail. As a remake of many Medieval stories, several of the characters reflect upon the characters in King Arthur stories. With the ongoing chivalry theme of "Might for Right", Indiana struggles to unveil the secrets of the Holy Grail, and to protect it from theft by evil forces. The characters in this movie were based on those in the legends of King Arth...
  • Film Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade
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    Steven Spielberg's third action-packed entry in the Indiana Jones trilogy evokes the cliffhanger Saturday matinee serials of yesteryear. It's 1938 and Indy (Harrison Ford) receives word that his archaeologist dad, Professor Henry Jones (Sean Connery), has disappeared while on a quest for the Holy Grail. Indy embarks on a search for both his dad and the much-coveted artifact. THE LAST CRUSADE has a unique twist to the series' traditional opening-sequence cliffhanger. Actor River Phoenix plays an ...
  • Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade
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    Steven Spielberg in my eyes, is the most successful filmmaker of all time. He has accomplished the difficult mission of combining popular storytelling and creativity with the cruel limitations of the world of business. I am almost positive that everyone is aware of Spielberg and his many hit motion pictures which include Jaws, E.T., Jurassic Park, and the Indiana Jones trilogy, to name a few. The film I observed, directed by the mastermind Steven Spielberg, was Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade...

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