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Unformatted text preview: 1. Describe the 2 theoretical approaches Erb uses for King Kong ; why are they usually incompatible; how does Erb reconcile them (and why)? 2. What 2 tropes does Erb analyze in the 33 version of King Kong--how are they portrayed in the 76 version? 3. Describe 3 telling facts about the reception of the 33 version of King Kong . How does this affect your view of the film? 4. What is unique about King Kong with respect to genre, according to Erb. How is her focus on genre distinctive from other approaches to the issue of genre in film? 5. Describe 4 genre tradition that King Kong useswhat is the effect of the mixture?...
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- Spring '08