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  • A Ride You’ll Never Forget-Bowling for Columbine

    A Ride You’ll Never Forget-Bowling for Columbine

    A Ride You’ll Never Forget The Academy for Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ criteria for “Best Documentary Film” includes in their definition for a documentary that it should be a non-fiction film that creatively addresses cultural, historical, social, etc. subjects. Bowling for Columbine won the Academy Award for best documentary film and has stirred up quite a bit of debate amongst its viewers. Thousands hail Moore for his ingenious creativity and are ready to take

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    Submitted: December 3, 2009 By: Max
  • A Ride You’ll Never Forget-Bowling for Columbine

    A Ride You’ll Never Forget-Bowling for Columbine

    A Ride You’ll Never Forget The Academy for Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ criteria for “Best Documentary Film” includes in their definition for a documentary that it should be a non-fiction film that creatively addresses cultural, historical, social, etc. subjects. Bowling for Columbine won the Academy Award for best documentary film and has stirred up quite a bit of debate amongst its viewers. Thousands hail Moore for his ingenious creativity and are ready to take

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    Essay Length: 1,984 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: March 2, 2010 By: Andrew
  • A River Runs Through It

    A River Runs Through It

    A River Runs Through It It is often stated that you should follow your dreams and do whatever makes you happy. The movie A River Runs Through It a perfect representation of this concept. Norman and Paul’s father was a minister and raised them under strong Presbyterian values. The only thing that even came close to the importance of church was fly fishing. In fact, the sport appeared to be like a ritual that almost

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    Submitted: January 26, 2010 By: Artur
  • A Short Film

    A Short Film

    [Camera pans in on a caterpillar nest. Nest is covered in sprinkles for no apparent reason. Steve Irwin type narrator is standing beside the nest] Narrator: Here we get our first exciting glimpse into the mysterious world of the caterpillar. These nests are like training centers where the baby caterpillars grow and learn. All young caterpillars are called Ernesto, this causes terrible confusion but it keeps the caterpillars from mobilizing a force and rising against

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    Essay Length: 933 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: January 3, 2010 By: regina
  • A Story About Seeing Mxpx

    A Story About Seeing Mxpx

    A story about seeing MxPx Essay written by Unknown On November 13th I went to Tramps in New York to see one of my favorite bands, MxPx. MxPx is a Christian pop-punk band. Pop punk basically means happy punk. The band members, are Mike Herrera who plays bass and sings, Tom Wisniewski who plays guitar and Yuri Ruley plays drums. They played about 10 songs, all of which I knew. Some of their songs

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    Submitted: November 24, 2009 By: Mike
  • A Time to Kill

    A Time to Kill

    the novel that I am reviewing is entitled A Time to Kill by John Grisham. This is a very special comtroversial story that takes place in a southern state where racism and the Ku Klux Klan are very big factors in the lives of manu inhabiting in the small southern town. It tells the story of two white males who commit a sadistic crime by beating and raping a young black girl and leaving her

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    Essay Length: 276 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 27, 2010 By: Venidikt
  • A Time to Kill

    A Time to Kill

    A Time to Kill The law field is one of controversy and uncertainty. Many people have suffered the loss or injury of a loved one due to the crime of another. I believe the justice system as it is written on paper is flawless. Those who practice law or are sworn to uphold the law are the ones who carry the flaws. At times the fault can fall on no one, for we are all

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    Essay Length: 1,383 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: June 6, 2010 By: Mike
  • A Time to Kill (movie)

    A Time to Kill (movie)

    A Time to Kill Are things the same now in your life than 5 years ago? Everything in our life is based on change. We would not be where we were today without changes. We have to deal with these changes in our everyday life whether they are bad or good. People do not like some changes that occur and revolt against them to slow down the changing process. We are still not over some

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    Essay Length: 459 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 5, 2010 By: regina
  • A Value of a College Education

    A Value of a College Education

    It cannot be emphasized enough to people that a college education is the only way of getinng a good paying job that will let one live comfortablely. A college education has become more important than a high school diploma within last ten years according to a recent study (Immerwahr & Foleno, 2000). In fact, at one time a high school diploma was a way to get a good job and reach a middle-class lifestyle and

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    Essay Length: 341 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 12, 2009 By: David
  • A View on Censorship in Music and the Government

    A View on Censorship in Music and the Government

    The censorship of music and other forms of entertainment by the government have long been the topic of discussion among social and political circles. Some forms of censorship such as warning labels for parents can be helpful. However the censorship of music is just not right, and the government has no right to do so. All too often the government gets this self righteous feeling and thinks that it has the right to control what

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    Essay Length: 1,279 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: January 22, 2010 By: Venidikt
  • A View on Censorship in Music and the Government

    A View on Censorship in Music and the Government

    The censorship of music and other forms of entertainment by the government have long been the topic of discussion among social and political circles. Some forms of censorship such as warning labels for parents can be helpful. However the censorship of music is just not right, and the government has no right to do so. All too often the government gets this self righteous feeling and thinks that it has the right to control what

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    Essay Length: 1,279 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: February 26, 2010 By: Yan
  • A View on Censorship in Music and the Government

    A View on Censorship in Music and the Government

    The censorship of music and other forms of entertainment by the government have long been the topic of discussion among social and political circles. Some forms of censorship such as warning labels for parents can be helpful. However the censorship of music is just not right, and the government has no right to do so. All too often the government gets this self righteous feeling and thinks that it has the right to control what

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    Essay Length: 1,280 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: April 8, 2010 By: Fatih
  • A Walk to Remember

    A Walk to Remember

    A Walk to Remember is a movie that tells an amazing story of two opposites attracting. The characters are all really interesting because they are so different. This movie really lets you see the clashing of different personalities. The setting of this movie is really important because its about a school in a small town of North Carolina. Since A Walk to Remember is a movie, the perspective isn’t a major part of the

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    Submitted: December 21, 2009 By: Stenly
  • A Walk to Remember

    A Walk to Remember

    A Walk to Remember The movie, A Walk to Remember, is an excellent example of the development of an interpersonal relationship. Jamie (played by Mandy Moore) is quiet and religious. Landon (played by Shane West) is outgoing and free-spirited. They moved in different social circles. Though they knew of each other through school, they really didn’t know each other until they both were in the same school play. Landon did not want to reveal his

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    Submitted: February 21, 2010 By: Steve
  • A Walk to Remember

    A Walk to Remember

    A Walk to Remember, by Nicholas Sparks take you on a whirl wind journey into the depths of the human heart, and leads Landon, one of the main characters, to a decision so stunning it would lead him irrevocably on the road to manhood. Landon the most popular boy in Beuford High and fall's > unexpectedly in love with Jamie, and unpopular, bible-bearing girl. It was kismet that brought these two together, and an incurable

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    Essay Length: 637 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: March 8, 2010 By: Anna
  • A Zed and Two Noughts - Film Analyse (in German)

    A Zed and Two Noughts - Film Analyse (in German)

    1. Filmtitel: A Zed & Two Noughts, Dt. Titel: Ein Z und zwei Nullen; ZOO / Drama 2. Regisseur: Peter Greenaway 3. Jahr/Land/Dauer/Farbe: 1985/GroЯbritannien, Niederlande/112 Min./Farbe 4. Darsteller (Auswahl): Andrйa Ferrйol, Brian Deacon, Eric Deacon, Frances Barber, Joss Ecklung, Jim Davidson 5. Location(s): Rotterdam Zoo, Rotterdam, Niederlande 6. Synopsis: Die Zwillingsbrьder Oliver und Oswald Deuce (engl.: Zwei, Einstand, Teufel) verlieren ihre Ehefrauen bei einem Autounfall vor dem Zoo, wo beide als Zoologen arbeiten. Sie versuchen

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    Essay Length: 266 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: February 26, 2010 By: Jessica
  • Aaa

    Aaa

    All organisations require resources to carry out their business functions. A way of judging the success of a business is to compare the resources the business uses with the value of the product that results. One way of considering the resources used by business is to classify them into factors of production. The main factors of production are capital, labour and land. Capital refers to any manufactures product used by the business to make other

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    Essay Length: 813 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: January 9, 2010 By: Venidikt
  • Aaron Copeland

    Aaron Copeland

    Aaron Copland was born on November 14, 1900 in New York City. His musical works ranged from ballet and orchestral music to choral music and movie scores. For the better part of four decades Aaron Copland was considered the premier composer of 20th Century American Music. Copland learned to play piano from an older sister. By the time he was fifteen he had decided to become a composer. His first composing steps included a correspondence

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    Essay Length: 315 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 21, 2009 By: Fatih
  • Aaron Copland - Billy the Kid

    Aaron Copland - Billy the Kid

    Aaron Copland wrote a ballet about one of the most famous western gangsters in history: Billy the Kid. The work was written in 1938 and remained popular for over a decade. Unfortunately, his works are no longer heard or performed often enough today. In my opinion, Copland is one of the greatest American performers in music history, but he is not given the recognition he deserves by today's society. By looking at Copland's works and

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    Essay Length: 1,157 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: November 15, 2009 By: Kevin
  • About Schmidt

    About Schmidt

    About Schmidt Every once in a while, one will find another whom has no resources, no intellectual curiosity, and really has nothing to do in their lives other than work and live in a world of monotony and melancholy. Warren Schmidt, the lead character in Alexander Payne's 2002 film, About Schmidt, is such a man. Schmidt, played by the exuberant Jack Nicholson, learns throughout the film that his "wonderful" life is actually rather empty of

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    Essay Length: 568 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 9, 2010 By: Bred
  • About Townes Van Zandt

    About Townes Van Zandt

    Townes Van Zandt's music doesn't jump up and down, wear fancy clothes, or beat around the bush. Whether he was singing a quiet, introspective country-folk song or a driving, hungry blues, Van Zandt's lyrics and melodies were filled with the kind of haunting truth and beauty that you knew instinctively. His music came straight from his soul by way of a kind heart, an honest mind, and a keen ear for the gentle blend of

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    Submitted: February 22, 2010 By: Tommy
  • Ac/dc Concert

    Ac/dc Concert

    This concert took place at the Pyramid Arena in Memphis Tennessee. The main performance was by AC/DC and the band Gutted Snake opened for them. The members of AC/DC are Malcolm Young on guitar, Angus Young on guitar, Brian Johnson on vocals, Cliff Williams on bass, and Phil Rudd on drums. Gutted Snake opened at 7:30 PM and played until 8:00 PM. There was a remission, and AC/DC started at 8:30. They continued playing until

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    Essay Length: 733 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: May 3, 2010 By: Jessica
  • Accenting Temperament

    Accenting Temperament

    Andrew Vaccarezza Dr. Keith Bohm Music 129, section 2 28 June 2007 Accenting Temperament During a dark rainy night, a young man is driving down a busy street trying to stay focused and alert. As he approaches an intersection, a car darts out in front of him. Trying to avoid his imminent death, he rips the steering wheel to the right to avoid the car. This is a very tense situation which could use some

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    Essay Length: 1,520 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: January 4, 2010 By: Jessica
  • Acid Rain

    Acid Rain

    ACID RAIN What is Acid Rain? The majority of people consider rain to be an undamaging weather occurrence. However the increase in acidity of rain is both unsafe and damaging. In order to fully understand the term acidity, it is essential to know something about the pH scale. This scale has a range of 0 to 14, with 7 being neutral. Anything below 7 (0-6) is known to be acidic and anything above 7 (8-14)

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    Essay Length: 1,497 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: March 10, 2010 By: Max
  • Action or Drama: Gender Differences in a Video Store

    Action or Drama: Gender Differences in a Video Store

    Hayes 1 Abstract The difference between male and females was examined in five investigations in a large, well known video store chain. Different genders were looked at in groups of all male or all female, single men and single women, and then groups of mixed gender. Differences between the two were measured in actions, words, and attitudes. The findings were in sync with what society generalizes so broadly as: men and women differ in

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    Essay Length: 2,324 Words / 10 Pages
    Submitted: December 7, 2009 By: Monika
  • Adaptation of Power Rangers

    Adaptation of Power Rangers

    In 1993, a new live action show for kids, Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers (MMPR), debuted and its popularity has endured since with its 16th incarnation to air in 2008. The Power Rangers series was based on the long running Super Sentai series of shows that had begun in 1975 and is still in production today. MMPR, the first of the Power Rangers series, was adapted from the 1992 series Kyouryuu Sentai Zyuranger. John Stossel of

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    Submitted: February 23, 2010 By: Jack
  • Adas

    Adas

    The anthropological study of romantic (or passionate) love is virtually nonexistent due to the widespread belief that romantic love is unique to Euro-American culture. This belief is by no means confined to anthropology. The historian Philippe Aries (1962), for example, argues that affection was of secondary importance to more utilitarian ambitions throughout much of European history. Lawrence Stone (1988:16) goes further, insisting that "if romantic love ever existed outside of Europe, it only arose among

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    Essay Length: 289 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 24, 2009 By: Mike
  • Aesthetic Music Educatin and the Influence of Bennett Reimer

    Aesthetic Music Educatin and the Influence of Bennett Reimer

    An explicit concept since the late 1950s, aesthetic education first developed to provide a strong philosophical foundation for music education and continues to evolve as a solid theoretical orientation for current effective practices. Bennett Reimer has contributed much to the discussion and development of the value of aesthetic education for the teaching and learning of music. Others in music education also support and promote these ideals and focus on developing an improved understanding for music

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    Essay Length: 2,170 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: January 14, 2010 By: Mike
  • Affect and Search for Self in Amores Perros

    Affect and Search for Self in Amores Perros

    Carrie Pascale SPAN 3900 May 2016 Affect and Search for Self in Amores Perros “Los espejos y la cópula son abominables, porque multiplican el número de los hombres.” Borges, Tlön, Uqbar, Orbis Tertius Billboards, mirror reflections, photographs, and canine companions represent each protagonist’s doomed search for self-image in Amores perros. In this essay, I will examine the contributions of self-image to the film’s emotional project, drawing on the affective tendencies of its scenes. Affect is

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    Essay Length: 2,695 Words / 11 Pages
    Submitted: October 11, 2016 By: Carolyn H. Pascale
  • African American Cinema

    African American Cinema

    Black Cinema The subject of African-Americans in Motion Pictures provides some of the most interesting studies along with the many controversial interpretations of the roles as actors they played on screen. As far back as the silent films era, African-Americans have been featured in motion pictures playing roles depicting some aspect of acting and being purveyors of a black image. The messages or themes of these movies have over the years presented a mixture of

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    Essay Length: 696 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 18, 2009 By: Fatih

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