The War Film
- War and genre: the propaganda film, the war musical, satire and war, the anti-war film, the science-fiction war film
WATCH: All Quiet on the Western Front (1930);and 1 other war film (your choice).
Others clips: including Starship Troopers (1997).
READ: Chapter 9
ANSWER: 2 forum posts: one one each war film you watched.
Discussion Form Questions:
1. Fact: All Quiet on the Western Front is a "pre-code" film (it was made in 1930, four years before the full enforcement of the Production Code went into effect).
What evidence from the film demonstrates this fact?
2. A. Name the "war film" you watched and discuss a motif in the film. What is the significance of this motif?
B. Did you enjoy the film? Why or why not?
C. Is the film you watched a drama, comedy, western, science fiction, or action film?
D. Did you notice any similarities between the film of your choice and All Quiet on the Western Front? If so, what were they?
Requirements for both discussion questions: 2-3 Paragraphs minimum
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