Shaun Botts Questions 1 & 4
Question 1- How does the film ask us to demonize Buffalo Bill as a villain, but redeem Hannibal
Lecter? Or vice-versa? Support yourself with evidence from your viewing of the film's form and
content. Be as specific as possible.
April 21, 2016
Unit 6 Reader Response
There have been uncountable motives for murder, each unique within their own rights.
Everything from money, love, or even killing just to fulfill the addiction within. Many times
there appears to be one cl
April 10, 2016
Unit 4 Reader Response
Modern fictional theatrical serial killers have generated quite an audience. The way the killers
are displayed, often sensationalizes them and strangely gains support to an otherwise non-violent
1. In the lecture in this unit, it can be noted that this novel/film utilizes familiar archetypes from
other stories to help pull us towards supporting Grenouille's quest. What archetypes did you
see-and how did they operate? For example, Baldini could be
5. Are the last few minutes of the film, showing the family vacation, realistic or unrealistic? Is this a
trope? Why would Stone jump to this kind of peaceful conclusion?
The last few minutes of the film, depicting Mickey and Mallory living happily ever a
Unit 2: Reader Response
March 27, 2016
Everyone loves a good murder mystery. We all love the story, the adventure, the
suspense, and there is a special element about the nature of a gruesome monster that demands
audiences attention. Many times