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  • Movie The People Vs Larry Flynt
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    The People vs. Larry Flynt After watching the movie The people vs. Larry Flynt, and observing his characters suggestion that, society should be more concerned with the regulation's of the depiction of violence instead of focusing on obscenity. "If the First Amendment will protect a scumbag like me, then it will protect all of you. Because I'm the worst". Under this blazon The People vs. Larry Flynt advances. Flynt is the publisher of Hustler whose career in the porno-mag business and whose tangl...
  • Violent Movies People
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    Imagine, a man just got shot in the chest and his blood is pouring out like water from a faucet. The killer pulls out a knife to finish his work and violently stabs his victim to death. Why would anyone want to see this? The fact is, many people do want to see violent movies, and this has been proven with their high ratings at the box office. Whether people use these violent movies to release their daily frustrations, to see the danger involved in watching them, or the special effects, people wa...
  • Colors In Some Of The People
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    The other day while over a friend's house we started watching the movie Pleasantville. At first I thought it looked terrible and was actually about to leave when I realized that the whole movie was based on the functionalist perspective of sociology. The movie was about a brother and sister from the 90's who get zapped into the 50's television show Pleasantville where everything is perfect and nothing ever goes wrong. Throughout the movie their ideas contaminate the people and things are no long...
  • Known As Emotional Appeals
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    The Outcasts When you hear the word magic, what do you think of Sorcerers, illusions, or what about Merlin the magician Well all of those thoughts are correct. The most common one though is known as the art of witchcraft. Witchcraft has been practiced for thousands of years, and for it's entire existence the witches were made outcasts. They could not show their faces in public areas without having people point and stare. Deviance became their second nature. There are many movies that talk about ...
  • Horror Movies
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    For years people have been scared by horror movies and they continue going back. Alfred Hitchcock once said, "drama is life with the dull bits left out". Why do people like to watch other people get hurt and die while being scared enough to make them jerk in their seat Movie goers like horror movies because people in general have dull lives. Males just use it as a opportunity to get close to their partner, while females like to get scared while in the presence of their "man". Every day people si...
  • Part Of The Movie
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    Pirates and The Movies There are many things that effect people during the course of their lives. I myself dont have anything that really affects me. Since I am a student I try to keep away from many issues that plague our society today, so it was quite hard to find two issues that I find special to me. The issues I found are on how movies can influence society bad and piracy over the internet. I think that movies play a big part in many peoples lives. Many people find themselves wanting to be i...
  • Movie Moves Forward After Willy
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    The film Death of a Salesman is a movie about the way people try to live in the past instead of the future. This is brought about within the character Willy and the delusions of the past that he relives day in and day out. Willy fails to live the majority of his life in the present. Just as this movie fails to provide an interesting story and characters that are likeable. The setting of this story is New York City around the 1950's, and is seen through the eyes of the third person, the movie wat...
  • Movie Save The Last Dance
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    This movie was off the hook! First of all, these are the type of movies that should be known to mankind. Save the Last Dance, is a blend of love and romance with a little piece of hate crimes, racism, and of course most definitely violence. Well to tell you the truth, most of the people dont like love and romance. Save the Last Dance is a nice blending of a little piece of everything so it can entertain the people with different likes and dislikes. Even the people who dont like these types of mo...
  • Movie
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    A Good Idea I have lost my faith. At times I even call myself an atheist. I do not believe in god and have not since just recently. My mother was a kind, strong willed, caring individual. She also had cancer. My mother became a symbol of fighting this disease because she fought off six reoccurrence's in eight years. God decided she should die. If there was a "God" then why would he let someone who was an inspiration to so many, leave us? I just do not understand. This movie however was able to r...
  • People At The Meeting
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    12 Step Meeting The meeting I attended took place in Bothell on a weeknight at 7: 00 pm in the evening. The meeting was held in a local church and there were 17 people in attendance, excluding myself. Among the 17 people, there were 6 women and 11 men. The average attendee was approximately between the ages of 40-50, 4 people were under the age of 30, and two were somewhere around 60. Of the 17 people, 16 were white and one woman was of an Asian-American descent. The focus of the meeting was Ste...
  • Movie Indians Of California The People
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    Marques Harden Compare & Contrast Soc 1 Mr. sea nz In comparison of the movies One million B.C. and Indians of California these movies gave the same social direction although they have very different styles in the way it was shown. In One million B.C. there were two groups that separated the difference between a civilized people and a group who was more towards the survival of the fittest where if you could not keep up with the rest. In the other movie Indians of California, the people in the ha...
  • Weak Minded Person A Movie
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    "I'll stare the man at his face as he screams to God, and I'll laugh harder than ever when he whimpers like a baby. And when his eyes go dead, the hell I send him to will seem like heaven after what I've done to him"- Sin City, 2005. The scene is taken from the number one movie in the Country, Sin City. Sin City shows a criminal killing a police officer without any remorse, after discovering the police officer killed his lover. Movie makers have always made crimes seem understandable to their au...
  • Anti Semitism In The Movie
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    ... ourself an aggressive or easily agitated person?" No". Do you consider yourself a religious person?" Yes " Do you think the movie will make people angry at the Jews?" Yes. What else do you expect pictures showing people beating up someone's god to do? Are you anti-semitic?" No". Thoughts after movie: Do you harbor any resentment towards the Jews?" No. I am very upset the way they were characterized" Any religious enlightenment? Would you become more religious? "No " Sex: Female Age Group: 18...
  • Real Life Deliverance Of The Demon
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    Deliverance: Fact or Fiction Many things in this world are unexplainable. One concept that is hard for many people to grasp is the concept of a deliverance. Since ridding one's souls from demons is talked about in the biblical times, one's believing in exorcisms is hard to comprehend in modern days. People shun the thought of this idea mainly because they don't want to believe it. There are many stories and movies present in the world today about the supernatural powers that may be true. There a...
  • Important As The Motion Pictures
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    The late 1800's and early 1900's saw great changes in the world of the arts. New forms of art and entertainment such as music, sports, art, literature, and cinema marked this period. Due to less work hours, people then had more free time. A popular new leisure activity, in the early 1900's, was an evening out to the movies. During the late 1800's, dozens of inventors worked on moving-picture cameras. The essential device for creating the illusion of moving pictures had been developed by Thomas E...
  • Great Theme To Center A Movie
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    I know people would think that it was inappropriate to make a comedy about a carnage time period; however, I think it has merit. People that would know very little about the Holocaust learn more from the movie. Plus it is more appealing to the average person that is not a history buff. And it is a great story about a man who uses humor to get his son, and him, through a rough time. And overall I thought that it was great. A comedic spin on a tragic event brought to people's attention an importan...
  • Great Movie Like Sleepy Hollow
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    Have you ever heard of The Legend Of Sleepy Hollow Its a wonderful story, written by Washington Irving in 1819. It was then made into a movie entitled Sleepy Hollow by the gothic film maker Tim Burton in 1999. Basically, it tells the story of a constable named Ichabod Crane sent to a small Dutch community called Sleepy Hollow in the state of New York to investigate the deaths of many people found with their heads cut off. The locals say that the murders have been committed by the legendary Headl...
  • Most Important Thing About The Movie
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    After preparing for a long day of movie watching I reluctantly put the first tape in to the VCR. I was armed with a bottle of water, a vegetarian sandwich, and a pillow. I figured these supplies would get me through the first half. When it was all said and done I realized that the movie was exceptional. Besides being a little on the long side the move, "Ghandi" was in depth, enjoyable and realistic. Even though I complained I found that this movie was very good. I would recommend it to anyone. I...
  • Civil War The Movie Oliver Cromwell
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    OLIVER CROMWELL As someone who stated watching the movie not knowing anything about the civil war the movie Oliver Cromwell came across as a good illustrator of the actual civil war. The movie made king Charles I come across as a king that was always committing unlawful acts, while looking out for himself and his people. Oliver Cromwell was portrayed as a strong leader not just for the common people but for England. After reading up on the facts of the civil war I realized the movie wasn't as ef...
  • Movie Overweight People
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    Anyone who loves comedies as much as I do will notice that in many comedies overweight people are used as a tool of humor. Now I'll be honest I laugh along with everyone else at these movies but sometimes it's not really funny. Gwenth Paltrow acted out the role of an overweight woman in Shallow Hal. Mike Myers played Fat Bastard in the Austin Power movies. Chris Farley played Tommy in Tommy Boy as an overweight jokester. Jack Black also acted as an overweight jokester in Orange County. Eddie Mur...

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