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Fianl essay - Toruno 1 Justin Toruno HUM 3321 17 Word Count 1,616 Final Essay Success and achieving one's goal are always portrayed in very

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Toruno 1 Justin Toruno HUM 3321 – 17 7/28/07 Word Count – 1,616 Final Essay Success and achieving one’s goal are always portrayed in very different ways but throughout a variety of movies. Majority of the time when stories of success are brought from the depths of the hero’s thoughts and displayed on the silver screen, directors will often leave out certain details that would make the hero seem, not so loved and brilliant. Often, when telling stories of success, majority of what is told are the key details that emphasize on the hero’s highlights rather then show his downfalls and blunders. Rudy is a film about a young man who had dreams of playing football for The Fighting Irish at Norte Dame. Unfortunately, his grades are not the best and he is undersized to play football at the university. As Rudy set his dreams on gaining entry to The University of Norte Dame, he had to attend junior college to boost up his grade point average and at the same time, train on his own so he would be ready for the next season of Norte Dame Football. Along the way, Rudy goes through many hardships that would deter most people. Rudy is constantly being put down by his elders and how he will never succeed in obtaining his dreams and goals. His high school teacher even shows his negative attitude towards Rudy when he attempts to visit the campus of The University of Norte Dame. Rudy’s main source of negativity however, came straight from his family. His older brother constantly put him down saying that he was chasing a childhood dream and that he was silly for doing so. While attending junior college, his final blow came when he returned back home to find out that his girlfriend of more then a couple of
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Toruno 2 years, had left him for another one of his brothers. Even with all the turmoil that Rudy goes through with his family, he still has other problems such as getting into The University of Norte Dame. Rudy receives rejection after rejection when trying to transfer from the junior college and his acceptance finally came on the last time he could apply to get into the university. However, Rudy’s will and determination was his key factor in achieving and succeeding in his goal. As the movie, Rudy
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course HUM 3321 taught by Professor Staff during the Summer '08 term at FSU.

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Fianl essay - Toruno 1 Justin Toruno HUM 3321 17 Word Count 1,616 Final Essay Success and achieving one's goal are always portrayed in very

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