M50_W2_Die Hard Film Notes

M50_W2_Die Hard Film Notes - Two plot lines, one personal...

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Two plot lines, one personal and another regarding work or political crisis. McClane marriage are intertwined with the terrorist threat to the Takagi Corporation. Provide with evidence from the film identify the “good guys” in this film and how the film represents their goodness. o McClane is the good guy Identify the bad guys and how the film represents their badness (and they are not limited to the terrorists inside the building) o Shoot innocent people (the security guard who was portrayed as innovent/harmless in the scene before o Knowledge of how to cut cords/disable etc. o Ruthless, careless with lives o Speaking in foreign language/use of accents Now, based on this information, identify some of the incompatible ideologies and values put forth by the film from what the film identifies as “good” and “bad.” o “Is daddy coming home soon” o Paulina, nanny? o
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This note was uploaded on 01/29/2012 for the course GE CLUSTER HOMT taught by Professor Cooper during the Fall '11 term at UCLA.

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M50_W2_Die Hard Film Notes - Two plot lines, one personal...

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