Presented by

GROUP 13
CONTENTS
I.

Overview

•
•

Setting
Things you may not know

II. Plot summary
III. Themes and Lessons
IV. Questions & Answ...
I. Overview

1. Setting:
While the film is set in 1998, its original novel is set in the
1950s. Both takes place in North ...
After her death, Sparks said in
the eulogy: "... I suppose I
wrote this novel not only so
that you could get to know
my si...
2. Things you may not know
2.1. Inspiration: Sparks' sister, Danielle Sparks Lewis,
who died of cancer in June 2000. Altho...
2. Things you may not know
2.2. Famous figures:
• Mandy Moore - the female protagonist is a prominent
singer. Most of the ...
II. Plot summary
II. Plot summary
II. Plot summary
•

In the play in the
spring musical, Jamie
astounds Landon and
the audience with her
beauty and voice.

...
II. Plot summary
II. Plot summary
II. Plot summary
Jamie’s cancer gets worse.
Landon builds a telescope for
her.
II. Plot summary
II. Plot summary
III. Themes and Lessons
1. Love conquers all
1.1. Love conquers the differences
1.2. Love makes changes
1.3. Love is everl...
1.1. Love conquers the differences
Jamie Sullivan
Jamie Sullivan
Landon Carter
Almost like 2 people coming from 2 different worlds
Afterwards, Landon and Jamie falls in love with each other.

=> Only the force of love could bring together these two very...
1.2. Love makes changes

to Landon

 Stands up for Jamie when she needs it.
 Devotes most of his time fulfilling her wis...
And when he knows her time is limited…

• He does every thing to make it worth while..
They’re remarkable steps to a
They’re remarkable steps to a
life change and of “a walk to
life change and of “a walk to
re...
To the community around Jamie:

Her mercy and forgiveness makes Landon’ friends think
Her mercy and forgiveness makes Land...
c. Love is everlasting
• clip

Landon will always be able to feel Jamie’s love
Landon will always be able to feel Jamie’s ...
Love doesn’t have aacertain
Love doesn’t have certain
appearance but…
appearance but…
you can feel its effects in your hea...
III. Themes:
2. Superficiality and Judgement
Closing
• A fairy tale in modern life
But no princess, no happy ending
no sex, no nudity.
Real affections and deep touchin...
IV. Questions & Answers
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A walk to remember - Group 13

  1. 1. Presented by GROUP 13
  2. 2. CONTENTS I. Overview • • Setting Things you may not know II. Plot summary III. Themes and Lessons IV. Questions & Answers
  3. 3. I. Overview 1. Setting: While the film is set in 1998, its original novel is set in the 1950s. Both takes place in North Carolina.
  4. 4. After her death, Sparks said in the eulogy: "... I suppose I wrote this novel not only so that you could get to know my sister, but so that you would know what a wonderful thing it was that her husband once did for her."
  5. 5. 2. Things you may not know 2.1. Inspiration: Sparks' sister, Danielle Sparks Lewis, who died of cancer in June 2000. Although the story is largely fictional, certain parts were based on real experiences. • Never popular at school and always wore an ugly sweater. • Always carried the Bible around with her every where she went. • Never in a thousand years did anyone think her husband would ever deeply fall in love with her. His sister's husband proposed marriage to her despite her sickness.
  6. 6. 2. Things you may not know 2.2. Famous figures: • Mandy Moore - the female protagonist is a prominent singer. Most of the soundtracks is sung by her. She said: "It was my first movie and I know people say it may be cliche and it's a tearjerker or it's cheesy, but for me, it's the thing I'm most proud of.’’ •The original novel is written by Nicholas Sparks – an American novelist well-known for touching love stories. Half of his novels are adapted into films. •A Walk to Remember has an estimated likes of 12 million and is currently the 28th most liked movie on Facebook. It won 4 awards in 2002.
  7. 7. II. Plot summary
  8. 8. II. Plot summary
  9. 9. II. Plot summary • In the play in the spring musical, Jamie astounds Landon and the audience with her beauty and voice. • He kisses Jamie at the end of the play.
  10. 10. II. Plot summary
  11. 11. II. Plot summary
  12. 12. II. Plot summary Jamie’s cancer gets worse. Landon builds a telescope for her.
  13. 13. II. Plot summary
  14. 14. II. Plot summary
  15. 15. III. Themes and Lessons 1. Love conquers all 1.1. Love conquers the differences 1.2. Love makes changes 1.3. Love is everlasting 2. Superficiality and Judgement
  16. 16. 1.1. Love conquers the differences Jamie Sullivan Jamie Sullivan
  17. 17. Landon Carter
  18. 18. Almost like 2 people coming from 2 different worlds
  19. 19. Afterwards, Landon and Jamie falls in love with each other. => Only the force of love could bring together these two very different people => Only the force of love could bring together these two very different people
  20. 20. 1.2. Love makes changes to Landon  Stands up for Jamie when she needs it.  Devotes most of his time fulfilling her wishes: makes a tatoo for her, takes her to the state border where she can be at 2 places at once. He tries to have romantic moments with her.
  21. 21. And when he knows her time is limited… • He does every thing to make it worth while..
  22. 22. They’re remarkable steps to a They’re remarkable steps to a life change and of “a walk to life change and of “a walk to remember”” remember The pure love has changed his life. From a rebellious boy who evaluates a person by all his mind, he grows into a kind, determined man who knows the evaluation of a person needs both a head and a heart.
  23. 23. To the community around Jamie: Her mercy and forgiveness makes Landon’ friends think Her mercy and forgiveness makes Landon’ friends think differently differently ⇒ Love creates things that seem incredible. Love also has its own power, which can be spread over.
  24. 24. c. Love is everlasting • clip Landon will always be able to feel Jamie’s love Landon will always be able to feel Jamie’s love
  25. 25. Love doesn’t have aacertain Love doesn’t have certain appearance but… appearance but… you can feel its effects in your heart. . you can feel its effects in your heart LOVE ALL CAN CONQUER
  26. 26. III. Themes: 2. Superficiality and Judgement
  27. 27. Closing • A fairy tale in modern life But no princess, no happy ending no sex, no nudity. Real affections and deep touching remains... Thank you for your attention!
  28. 28. IV. Questions & Answers

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