This essay focuses on the descendants by matt king. In “The Descendants” Matt King undergoes some significant changes. Describe these and with reference to 2 other course texts discuss what these were and whether or not they were beneficial to him and those he interacted with, especially his daughters, his relatives and the environment.
Firstly, In “The Descendants” Matt King undergoes some significant changes.
Secondly, Describe these and with reference to 2 other course texts
Thirdly, discuss what these were and whether or not they were beneficial to him and those he interacted with,
especially his daughters, his relatives and the environment.
In addition, Length: 6 – 8 pages.
Moreover, Your paper must have a clear thesis at the end of the introductory paragraph that answers the question/topic
you chose to write on.
Further, Your essay should deal with three course texts in some detail although you may refer to as many others as you wish.
Additionally, You may not use more than one internet source in writing your paper.
Furthermore, Your paper should quote material from the texts you use and be fully documented.
Finally, Write on one of the following topics:
The Descendants is a 2011 American drama film direct by Alexander Payne.
The screenplay by Payne, Nat Faxon, and Jim Rash is base on the 2007 novel of the same name by Kaui Hart Hemmings.
The film stars George Clooney, Shailene Woodley, Amara Miller, Beau Bridges, Judy Greer, Matthew Lillard, and Robert Forster,
and was release by Fox Searchlight Pictures in the United States on November 18, 2011
, after been screen at the 2011 Toronto International Film Festival.
Tracing the journey of land baron Matt King, who struggles with unexpect occurrences in his monotonous life, T
he Descendants was a critical and financial success, grossing $177 million against a $20 million budget
and receiving acclaim for Clooney’s performance, Payne’s direction and writing, and Kevin Tent‘s editing.
The film was nominate for five Oscars at the 84th Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Director for Payne,
and Best Actor for Clooney, winning one for Best Adapted Screenplay.
The film also won two Golden Globe Awards; Best Picture – Drama and Best Actor – Drama for Clooney.