All About Eve - All About Eve English 30 S Spring "97" In...

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All About Eve A English 30 Spring "97" S In the film All About Eve, (directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz and released in 1950), Eve Harrison (Anne Baxter) was a young woman with evil running through 1 her veins. She wanted to be "somebody" and chose to get there through Margo h Channing (Betty Davis) who was a famous stage star. Eve would do whatever it C took to get where she wanted to be, including hurt the ones that trusted her and took t her in as a "lost lamb". Though Eve was already evil within and throughout, the h people around her made it even easier to acomplish her goals. p Margo was one of the most popular stage actresses and put herself high on a pedastel, and looked at someone like Eve as being below her, a poor soul that could
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be of no threat to anyone, especially Margo Channing. Eve played the meek and shy b girl that idolized Margo. She claimed to attend all the preformaces of the play that t week due to the fact that she adored Margo and she would have nowhere else to go w anyway. Doing this allowed Eve to get her foot in the door. If it wasn't for Margo's M conceitedness, Eve would have had to work a little bit harder to get this. Margo took t her into her home. h Margo's secretary-aid, Birdie (Thelma Ritter), was the first to sense something was w strange about Eve, but her position made it not her place to speak her mind. Eve
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This note was uploaded on 05/21/2011 for the course ACCT 101 taught by Professor All during the Spring '11 term at Kaplan University.

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All About Eve - All About Eve English 30 S Spring "97" In...

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