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Film Studies: Unit 6 - Four Quadrant Films

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john meehan

on 12 May 2014

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Transcript of Film Studies: Unit 6 - Four Quadrant Films

How does "Raiders of the Lost Ark" differ from "Die Hard?" In which ways are the two films similar? Is "Die Hard" a four quadrant film?

Turn in a typed reflection paper (5 paragraphs) in which you address the similarities and differences between these two films and their respective appeal.
Take-Home Exam (Due 12/3)
The most lucrative films in history are deliberately designed to have a FOUR QUADRANT APPEAL.
"The Four Quadrant Film"
What makes "Raiders of the Lost Ark" work for a four-quadrant audience? Defend your argument in a well-reasoned academic paragraph submitted to Edmodo by the start of Thursday's class.
Unit 6: Four-Quadrant Films
(and the evolution of the MPAA)
"Willful suspension of disbelief"

vs.

"Breaking the fourth wall"
character speaks directly to audience
(remember Samuel Taylor Coleridge?)
TONAL INDICATORS include:
Violence
Blood
Coarse Language
Drug Use
Sexuality
Nudity
Adult themes
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