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Kenny O’Brien October 23, 2010 Research Paper Auteur – compare films SOURCES: 3 movies, 4 articles, 3 books?, Corrigan pg. 95? Essay will focus on David Fincher’s films, specifically Fight Club, Se7en, and Zodiac. I will describe his movies generally, then go into detail about each one. I’ll talk about the similarities and effectiveness of Fincher’s directing in Zodiac and Se7en and then go into Fight Club, and show how it is different. 1) David Fincher background, past movies, directing style, what he tries to do in each of his movies (put in article quote from Fincher himself) * milk it * 2) Go into Zodiac and Seven separately, talk about the similarities (especially of the endings). Talk about the excessive violence and make reference to one of the 3 books on violence 3) Go into detail on Fight Club, and emphasize how it is Fincher’s most important film. . talk about its The article presents an interview with director David Fincher, who has made the  dark, cultish successes "Seven" and "Fight Club." His new film is "Zodiac," based 
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Unformatted text preview: on the true story of the Zodiac killer, who terrorized San Francisco, California, in the late 1960s. Fincher says he wants to make his audiences uncomfortable and remind them that life is not all okay. http://web.ebscohost.com/ehost/detail?vid=1&hid=15&sid=4d9bfc93-675c-4856-b59d-2db343219da9%40sessionmgr13&bdata=JnNpdGU9ZWhvc3QtbGl2ZQ %3d%3d#db=aph&AN=23924286 Article on ZODIAC http://www.usatoday.com/life/movies/reviews/2007-03-01-zodiac-review_x.htm ). David Fincher: 'I don't know how much movies should entertain. To me, I'm always interested in movies that scar. The thing I love about Jaws is the fact that I've never gone swimming in the ocean again.' http://www.independent.co.uk/news/people/profiles/david-fincher-all-the-best-connections-2101849.html http://screencrave.com/2010-09-29/david-fincher-dissects-society-the-social-network-fight-club-zodiac/ __________________________________________...
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