TITLE

Learning: life's lessons from film

AUTHOR(S)
Wloszczyna, Susan
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Adirondack Daily Enterprise;10/2/2010, Vol. 117 Issue 233, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines Hollywood films that influence their viewers to learn creativity and good citizenship in the U.S. It mentions various movies that have left a good impression to several directors such as Steven Spielberg, George Lucas and Martin Scorsese. An overview of several films are also presented which include "The Day the Earth Stood Still" in 1951,"Mr. Smith Goes to Washington" in 1939 and "To Kill a Mockingbird" in 1962.
ACCESSION #
55714484

 

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