Term Paper Assignment
Your assignment is to watch one of the Movies listed below:
Upon reviewing the movie, you are to relate it to what you have learned this semester. Even if you have watched these movies before, I want you to review it from a psychology perspective and relate the movie and/or incidents to what you have learned in this class.
◊ Analyze the main characters and discuss their disorders or fears
◊ How were they able to overcome and resolve their issues?
◊ Make sure you relate the movie to the disorders, emotions, conditioning, personality traits and/or psychological theory and/or what was learned this semester. Make sure you describe what is occurring and tie it in appropriately to demonstrate learning. .
PLEASE DO NOT GIVE ME A MOVIE REVIEW AND DO NOT COPY AND PASTE ANYTHING FROM THE INTERNET ON THESE MOVIES. A MOVIE REVIEW WILL RECEIVE A ZERO GRADE.
Do not use any profanity and there is a maximum page limit of 5 pages. These 5 pages DO NOT INCLUDE YOUR COVER SHEET AND WORK CITED PAGE. You must include cited resources outside of the textbook and include a cited source page at the end of the assignment. Remember to cite your textbook and other source on a separate page. Your cover sheet should include your name, Professor Cheryl Newton-Banks, title of course (PSY 102 OL1) date and title of the Movie assigned. NO PLAGIARISM
(This includes both the use of the words and ideas without attribution.) To steal and use the ideas or words of another and pass them off as one’s own ideas or words is wrong and illegal.
Please watch one of the movies listed below:
The Boy in the Stripped Blue Pajamas (2008)
Asa Butterfield Actor, Vera Farmiga, Actress
Eight-year-old son of the commandant at a German concentration camp, a forbidden friendship with a Jewish boy on the other side of the camp fence has startling and unexpected consequences.
Sophie’s Choice (1982)
Meryl Streep, actress
She can only bring one of her children; one will be allowed to live while the other is to be killed.
Batman Unmasked, Psychology of Batman (2008)
Christian Bale, actor
Batman is a man who, after experiencing great tragedy, devotes his life to an ideal.
The Hours (2002)
Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman, Julianne Moore
The story of how the novel “Mrs. Dalloway” affects three generations of women, all of whom, in one way or another, have had to deal with suicide in their lives.
When a Man Loves a Woman (1994)
Meg Ryan, Andy Garcia
The seemingly perfect relationship between a man and his wife is tested as a result of her alcoholism.
Term Paper Assignment