Sunday, November 23, 2008

Examples of Theme from Movies


Examples of Theme from Movies
Extra Credit Opportunity expires at the end of December 2008.

Movie: Spiderman
Topic: A teenager has to make a choice about using his new-found power for self-serving purposes or for the greater good of his community.
It's about power and choices.
Theme: With great power comes great responsibility.

Movie: Twilight
Topic: A mortal girl falls in love with a vampire.
Themes:
Love can triumph over differences.
Love can conquer fear.
We each have a choice whether to follow the evil that is within us, or to follow the good.


Extra Credit: Tell me about this post. Tell about one of the movies, its topic, and a theme.  Or write up a topic and one or more themes for another movie and hand it in.