Critical Reviews #1 #2 #3 #4 and Threaded Discussions 234 -22 As much as films are educative and are the primary source of entertainment, they also have a high impact on the political sensibilities of people throughout the world. There are films on politics that can help people to critically think and, at the same time, show them a new perception that is worth thinking about.
Flags of Our Fathers is a dramatic and shocking story of six flag-raisers written by James Bradley and Ron Rovers. The book impressed the United States as well as the whole world with its realistic depiction of the meaning of the Second World War for the soldiers. The book reveals the story of five Marines and a Navy Corpsman that attacked Iwo Jima became witnesses to the humiliating and terrible battle and raised the flag of the United States over Mount Suribachi.
Happiness, according to Aristotle, is the highest form of good which means living a good life. This is one of the reasons why finding happiness has become the life purpose of many people around the world. One significant rationale for this pursuit of happiness is its connotation of success and delight.
The popularity of ‘Metamorphoses’ by Apuleius in the scientific world can be compared only to the popularity of the Homeric poems. The unique combination of the ancient ideas and mythology motivates different scientists to discover and interpret the story in the various manners. The current paper discusses the gain of Lucius from his devotion to Isis and Osiris.
This article tells about the striking level of illegal children labor utilization all around the world. There is the Convention on the Right of the Child claiming that all kids should be kept safe from exploitation. However, the obligatory work fulfillment that may in any way prevent child’s education or harm the...
Drunken Master is a martial arts movie that premiered in 1978. This action parked film was directed by Yuen Woo-ping, and it features popular Chinese actors such as Yuen Siu-tien, Hwang Jang Lee and Jackie Chan as the protagonist. The movie starts when a young mischievous man named Wong Fei Hong is forced to flee his home and seek refuge after his father tries to punish him by getting him to practice martial arts under a brutal master.
The play Topdog/Underdog by Suzan-Lori Parks tells about two African American brothers, Lincoln and Booth. As it seems at first, the plot is simple and straightforward. There are only two characters, and all the scenes take place in their tiny apartment. When thinking of the drama deeper, one can comprehend the hidden messages the author wanted to convey.
When Jesus Christ left, he sent his followers with an essential mission into the world. He tasked them to preach change into the world by demonstrating God’s love and to proclaim the gospel. However, these missions still remain unaccomplished.
Two & Two is a short film directed by the Iranian-born director Babak Anvari. Released in 2011, the movie was nominated for the British Academy Film Awards in the Best Short Film category. Being only 7 minutes long, it, nonetheless, manages to portray the process of society indoctrination, as well as the inevitable appearance of people who challenge the authority and rise against the doctrines.
The Odyssey by Homer is one of the first known examples of ancient Greek literature. This work contains a significant number of different stories about different heroes that represent the Greek world outlook. One of the most interesting questions concerns the development of Odysseus’s personality throughout the story. One can see that all twists and turns influence the main character in a varying degree.