movie review assignment is
intended to challenge to consider historical accuracy and the content depicted
in a powerful art form film. The movie selected can include one made in any
year, by any studio or television production company so long as the rating is
“NR17”or less. (This category includes mini-series produced for television,
movies based on novels, and those that are in the documentary style without
actually being documentaries. The movie’s setting should be within the time
period covered (Civil Rights Movement) and should be set in an historical period, rather
than including that of the present. In other words, the movie’s focus should
reflect a strong military history influence indicative of the time periods
1. Calibri, 11point font, double spaced,
with margins of 1 inch.
2. Two (full) to three (2-3) pages
3. The Review should include the
A. One to two paragraphs providing
the basic details of the movie selected, including date released, production
company, actors, theme, and format (black and white, etc.).
B. One to two paragraphs providing
details of the story line.
C. An analysis of 3 specific
elements (a scene, a character or group, a location, etc.) and their historical
accuracy, based on the information you possess from your textbook or other
D. One paragraph or more that
discusses why you think the movie remained either true to the historical record
or veered into a less historically accurate mode; And, what you thought of the movie, overall.