Heroism in Chinese and Hollywood Movies<br />POLS 3620 Contemporary Europe and Asia<br />Lai Shuk Yee 08027676<br />Lai Ka...
Content<br />Definition of Heroism<br />Heroism in Chinese movies<br />Heroism in Hollywood movies<br />Interaction of Chi...
Definition of Heroism<br />Hero cult<br />Demigod in Greek mythology<br />Display courage and will of self-sacrifice<br />...
Heroism in Chinese movies<br />Wuxia (武俠)<br />Martial Arts (武術)and Chivalry(騎士精神)<br />From lower classes in ancient Chin...
Wuxia Films in 1960s-1970s<br />Bruce Lee<br />The Big Boss (唐山大兄),1971<br />Fist of Fury(精武門),1972<br />Bruce Lee was the...
Definition of Heroism<br />Lai Shuk Yee 08027676<br />
Sick Man of the East – A century national humiliation of China<br />Lai Shuk Yee 08027676<br />
Wuxia Films in 1980s – 1990s<br />Jacky Chan<br />Project A(A 計劃) series<br />Police Story  (警察故事) series<br />Everyone ca...
         Heroism in Hollywood movies<br /><ul><li>Blockbuster Film
Patriotism (E.g. War, National Defense)
Characteristics of Heroes</li></ul>Lai Ka Hung 08020566<br />
Saving Private Ryan<br /><ul><li>70 millions of  production budget
D-Day landing at Omaha Beach
AmericentricCentre
Patriotism </li></ul>Lai Ka Hung 08020566<br />
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  1. 1. Heroism in Chinese and Hollywood Movies<br />POLS 3620 Contemporary Europe and Asia<br />Lai Shuk Yee 08027676<br />Lai Ka Hung 08020566<br />
  2. 2. Content<br />Definition of Heroism<br />Heroism in Chinese movies<br />Heroism in Hollywood movies<br />Interaction of Chinese and Hollywood movies<br />Conclusion<br />Lai Shuk Yee 08027676<br />
  3. 3. Definition of Heroism<br />Hero cult<br />Demigod in Greek mythology<br />Display courage and will of self-sacrifice<br />Martial courage<br />Moral examples<br />Lai Shuk Yee 08027676<br />
  4. 4. Heroism in Chinese movies<br />Wuxia (武俠)<br />Martial Arts (武術)and Chivalry(騎士精神)<br />From lower classes in ancient China<br />Fight for righteousness<br />Patriotism<br />Confucian brotherhood<br />Lai Shuk Yee 08027676<br />
  5. 5. Wuxia Films in 1960s-1970s<br />Bruce Lee<br />The Big Boss (唐山大兄),1971<br />Fist of Fury(精武門),1972<br />Bruce Lee was the symbolic figure <br /> of righteousness and patriot<br />Lai Shuk Yee 08027676<br />
  6. 6. Definition of Heroism<br />Lai Shuk Yee 08027676<br />
  7. 7. Sick Man of the East – A century national humiliation of China<br />Lai Shuk Yee 08027676<br />
  8. 8. Wuxia Films in 1980s – 1990s<br />Jacky Chan<br />Project A(A 計劃) series<br />Police Story (警察故事) series<br />Everyone can be a hero, <br /> heroic image is no longer divine<br />Lai Shuk Yee 08027676<br />
  9. 9. Heroism in Hollywood movies<br /><ul><li>Blockbuster Film
  10. 10. Patriotism (E.g. War, National Defense)
  11. 11. Characteristics of Heroes</li></ul>Lai Ka Hung 08020566<br />
  12. 12. Saving Private Ryan<br /><ul><li>70 millions of production budget
  13. 13. D-Day landing at Omaha Beach
  14. 14. AmericentricCentre
  15. 15. Patriotism </li></ul>Lai Ka Hung 08020566<br />
  16. 16. Captain John.H Miller and his colleagues overcome all the obstacles with death to save Ryan in the last stage. <br />Lai Ka Hung 08020566<br />
  17. 17. Iron Man<br />Lai Ka Hung 08020566<br />-<br />Cold War Period<br />170million Production <br />Patriotism <br />Advanced Technology<br />
  18. 18. Chest-mounted laser beam<br />Repulsor rays <br />Cruise: Mach1.2<br />flying range:2,000 miles<br />Lai Ka Hung 08020566<br />
  19. 19. Interactions between Chinese and Hollywood Movie<br />Lai Ka Hung 08020566<br />
  20. 20. Thank You<br />Lai Ka Hung 08020566<br />

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