• Extra Credit Movies

     Directions:
    watch the movie, (parents permission).
    type up, 12 font, times new roman, single space, minimum one whole page
    1/3 of page, summary of the film
    1/3 critique of the film(What you liked and/or disliked including a rating 1-10.)
    1/3 relate it to United States history.
     
    all of these must be in your own words, no plagarism.

     

    West, Winning or Losing the West

    The life and times of Buffalo Bill

    Tell Them Willie Boy is Here

    I Will Fight No More

    Dances With Wolves
    Tombstone

    Stage Coach

    Wyapp Earp

    Hombre

    Far and Away

    The West PBS Series

    Little Big Horn

    Son of the Morning Star

    Thunderheart

    Ghost Dance

    Geronimo

     

     

    Industry

    Metropolis

    Gangs of New York
    Ragtime

     

     

    Immigration and Progressive Period

    Hester St-immi

    The Indomitable Teddy Roosevelt

    Picture Bride

    Iron Jawed Angels

    Far and away

     

    World War One

    Legends of the Fall

    Sergeant York

    Grand Illusion

    All is Quiet on the Western Front

    What Price For Glory

    Wilson

     

    1920’s Roaring Twenties:

    Thoroughly Modern Nellie

    8 Men Out

    Avalon

    Demon Rum (Short video)

    Roaring 20’s(short Video

    untouchables

    education of little tree

    Untouchables

     

     

     

    1930’s The Great Depression:

    The Sting

    All the Kings Men

    The Stars Fell on Henrietta

    Oh Brother Where art thou

    Grapes of Wrath

    Emperor of the North

    They Shoot their Horses Don’t they

    Sounder

    King of the Hill

    Cinderella man

     

    BOOK: No promises in the Wind

    Articles: 8-10

    Photo Poems, short story

     

     

    1940s, World War II

    Welcome to Vienna

    Diary of Ann Frank

    Triumph of Spirit

    Demands of the night

    Empire of the Sun

    Das Boot

    Fat Man and Little Boy

    Baatan

    Memphis Belle

    Hope and Glory

    Stalag 17

    White Rose

    Stalingrad

    Patton

    Racing with the Moon

    Schindlers List

    Wind talkers

    Saving private ryan

    Pearl harbour

    Objective Burma

    Bridge over River Kwai

    Casablanca

    Thin Red line

     

     

    1950’s Big Fun

    Good night and Good luck
    Best Years of our Lives

    Truman

    MASH Episodes

    The Front

    Buddy Holly Story

    Let the Good Times Roll

    On the Water Front

    Hairspray

    Cars and Times of the Fifties(PBSVideo)

    Stand By Me

    Quiz Show

    This is Elvis

    Long Walk Home

    Four Little Girls

    Fifties PBS Video

     

    The Sixties- good hard American confusion

    Apollo 13

    Dear America

    JFK

    Malcolm X

    Good Morning Vietnam

    Born on the 4th of July

    Mississippi Burning

    Don’t Look Back

    Return of the Seacus Seven

    The Right Stuff

    There Goes My Baby

    Four Friends

    Hair

    JFK: Years of Learning

    Day of Drums

    Casualties of war

     Forrest Gump

     

    1970’s A time of Little Meaning

    Nixon

    All the Presidents Men
    Lois Gibbs and the Love Canal-1982
    Frost -Nixon
    Erin Brockavich
     

    1980’s
    China syndrome
    wall street