John Ford and Frank Capra: A Study of Their Movies
"A great man and a great American, Frank Capra is an inspiration to
believe in the American dream" John Ford
"The megaphone has been to John Ford what the chisel was to
'A great man and a great American, Frank Capra is an inspiration to those who believe in the American
dream' John Ford
'The megaphone has been to John Ford what the chisel was to Michelangelo.Ford Cannot be pinned
down or analyzed. He is pure Ford-Which m
ADOLF HITLER 1. THE BEGINNING At half past six on the evening of April 20th, 1889 a
child was born in the small town of Branau, Austria. The name of the child was Adolf Hitler. He
was the son a Customs official Alois Hitler, and his third wife Klara. As a
Every morning Joel Hardy was awoken by his alarm at precisely seven
He would have a shower in the master bathroom on the third floor of his home.
then eat a hearty breakfast, (prepared by his beautiful wife Joanne), with his
John Lennon was a great song writer and musician. He played the
guitar, the piano, and sang. He was in the most popular group in the
rock music. In 1959, John founded this group, called The Beatles.
The original Beatles were
Influence of Music: Emotions and Effects
This Essay is about how music can influence the emotions and effects of
I will be giving you precentages. I will also be giving you quotes of
around my age group.
Music can influence the way a pe
Janie Crawford, the main character of Zora Neale Hurston's Their Eyes Were
Watching God, strives to find her own voice throughout the novel and, in my
opinion, she succeeds even though it takes her over thirty years to do it. Each
one of her husbands has
Everybody has to find out about living for themselves
Janie Crawford evolving selfhood through three marriages. Fair-skinned,
long haired, dreamy
as a child, Janie grows up expecting better treatment than she gets. Living
life as one man's mules or
<Tab/>Living in the United States for two and half years, I have been surprised how influential
Japanese pop culture has been on some aspects of American culture now. I see many people wearing shirts
and caps with Japanese calligraphy on it. I hear
In the novel, Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston, there
are many lessons on a person's search for identity. Janie's search for identity
throughout this book is very visible. It has to do with her search for a name,
and freedom for herself.
Jane Alexander was born in Johannesburg in 1959. From a very young age she started showing great
artistic talent, and is now one of South Africa's most acknowledged sculptors. She studied at the University
of Witwatersrand and obtained a Bachelor of Arts
Jazz and Classical Music
Upon entering a modern record store, one is confronted with a wide variety of
choices in recorded
music. These choices not only include a multitude of artists, but also a wide
diversity of music
categories. These categories run th
When it comes to music, most people don't say they like it.
People say they like heavy metal, pop, rhythm and blues, or any
other type of music, since they have their own preference to what
type of music they like, not just enjoying the broad area of
<Tab/>Jean Basquiat was brought into this world in 1960 and grew up in New York. His mother was
Afro-Puerto Rican, father was Haitian, and both were middle class citizens. He didn't try to keep his
background from the public, and did not exhibit sha
Jarassic Park: The Dinosaurs Were Not To Blame For The Destruction of
'Nature won't be stopped .or blamed for what happens'(Ian
Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton). Jurassic Park mystifies its
as it makes it; or rather
Jean-Luc Godard was born into a wealthy Swiss family in France in 1930. His parents sent him to live in
Switzerland when war broke out, but in the late 40's he returned to Paris to study ethnology at the
Sorbonne. He became acquainted with Claude Chabrol,
Jan Van Eyck was a Flemish painter born 1390 in Maaseik, Belgium and died 1441 in Bruges, Belgium.
Eyck was associated with the Renaissance, Flemish School (Ars Nova) movement. Famous paintings and
artwork of this artist include Arnolfini et sa femme and
James Earl Jones:
A Voice in the Crowd
March 19, 1996
People all around the world know the voice of James Earl Jones. From Star Wars fans listening to the
voice of Darth Vader to news junkies who hear a voice that dramatically intones "This is CNN" just b
Rock and roll is dead. It's a fact. During the eighties romp of
and fashion bands, people forgot all about it. In the late eighties and
nineties alternative music tried to save rock and roll, but it was too
big of a
The first instrumental drum was called a timpani or kettledrums.
This drums origin is of Eastern origin. Small kettledrums were introduced
into Europe as early as the 13th century.
The European kettledrum , which is used in American orchestras also, deriv
Interview with Julie Taymor
Julie Taymor is a director of Frida. In the film, Taymor showing that father played an important role.
However, her mother was completely omitted, giving me the impression that Frida did not have a mother.
Some of the reasons f
February 12, 1997
It all started in the interesting city of New York. The smog ridden
streets were filled with people. On a quiet little street corner, there was a
small shop owned by Harvey Goldstein. Mr. Goldst
Instrumental History of the Drums
The first instrumental drum was called a timpani or kettledrums. This
origin is of Eastern origin. Small kettledrums were introduced into
early as the 13th century.
The European kettledrum , which is used
Is Huck Finn too Mature?
Huck Finn knows more than a fourteen year old boy could possibly know.
He has the maturity level of one in their twenties at least. Huck's knowledge
and decisions in certain situations in the book exceed the intelligence in
The Meaning of Chow (It's In His Mouth)
Ultimately, it comes down to his mouth.
Chow Yun-Fat is the coolest movie actor in the world today,
and the only way I can explain this is to talk about his
mouth. He does cool things with his mouth. Smoking cigaret
Instruments Of The Orchestra
Instruments of the Orchestra
Strings: The viola is an important member of the orchestra, but is not often
heard by itself. Because it is bigger than the violin, with longer strings, it makes
a rich, warm sound that is lower in
97 Benson Street 2nd Floor
Albany, NY 12203
Jan. 30, 1997
Mr. and Mrs. Qifan Tang
School of Management
Shanghai, P.R. China 200433
It has been almost seven years when I last saw mother in Shanghai. I miss
James Bond Phenomenon
James Bond has gone through a lot of changes in the years with 19 films.
James Bond has been played by Sean Connery, Roger Moore, Timothy Dalton, George
Lazneby, to Pierce Bronsman. All being great James Bond characters. The best of
Did he put more into his paintings than most artists?
Jackson Pollock was a revolutionary painter and took his methods to new heights so that he could work
more directly with the canvas to show pure emotion within his art work.
In 1938, Ja
Jean Michel Basquiat
Jean Michel Basquiat was born on December 22 1960 in Brooklyn, New York. At an early age his mother,
Matilde, introduced him to art by taking him to museums and theatres, and he learned to draw from the
books she brought him, like Gra