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How Historical Film Creates Ideas about People and the Time Period

In this post, I’ll be exploring ideas for an analysis of a particular aspect of media: popular film. Herein are my ideas and the beginnings of my research and analysis of how historically based film can have a major impact on how audiences view and think about the people and the time period the film reflects. 1,202 more words

October Sky (1999) : Fall

October Sky follows the true story of Homer Hickman Jr (played by Jake Gyllenhall), a coal miner’s son from West Virginia who dreams of building rockets and eventually goes on to work for NASA. 63 more words