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  • Lit On Film (ENG 199 D1) For next time 3/29: View: Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid Also Read Ch. 3 in text Fictional And Dramatic Elements p. 40( particularly note section on symbolism p.71-80) Take CD Quiz or answer question #1 On Symbolism p. 86 as it applies to To Kill A Mockingbird
  • To Kill A Mockingbird 1962 -based on the 1960 Pulitzer Prize winning novel by Harper Lee -----a classic of modern American fiction. The novel is loosely based on the author's observations of her family and neighbors, as well as an event that occurred near her hometown in 1936, when she was 10 years old.
  • To Kill A Mockingbird 1962 -by Harper Lee ..........probably the most widely read book dealing with race in America, and its protagonist, Atticus Finch, the most enduring fictional image of racial heroism
  • To Kill A Mockingbird 1962 Directed by Robert Mulligan Screenplay by Horton Foote Music By Elmer Bernstein Cinematography By Russell Harlan
  • To Kill A Mockingbird 1962 Principal Cast !▪!Gregory Peck as Atticus Finch !▪!Mary Badham as Jean Louise "Scout" Finch !▪!Phillip Alford as Jeremy Atticus "Jem" Finch !▪!John Megna as Dill Harris !▪!Brock Peters as Tom Robinson !▪!James Anderson as Bob Ewell !▪!Collin Wilcox as Mayella Violet Ewell !▪!Robert Duvall as Arthur "Boo" Radley
  • To Kill A Mockingbird 1962 The American Film Institute named Atticus Finch the greatest movie hero of the 20th century. Additionally, the AFI ranked the movie second on their 100 Cheers list, behind It's a Wonderful Life, and twenty-fifth on the list of greatest American films of all time
  • Co-existence of good and evil Childhood innocence evolving to a more adult perspective.
  • Gothic overlays Other examples of this?
  • To Kill A Mockingbird 1962 Symbol/Themes-Mockingbird, Class Separation, Public Education
  • Atticus & Scout Evolving characters
  • Atticus & Judge Evolving characters/motivations
  • Atticus’ Summation --understated passion
  • Film Makers strategies and techniques
  • Boo-mystery unveiled
  • 3 short scenes Why are they important?
  • Next time: