Instructions Film Analysis- Godzilla Please watch another feature-length Gojira/
Instructions Film Analysis- Godzilla Please watch another feature-length Gojira/Godzilla movie from the list below to complete this assignment. Godzilla (1998) Godzilla (2014) Shin Godzilla (2016) Godzilla: Planet of the Monsters (2017) Godzilla: City on the Edge of Battle (2018) Godzilla: The Planet Eater (2018) Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019) Godzilla vs. Kong (2021) These movies are available via online streaming services such as Netflix, Amazon Prime, and Hulu, etc. Also, Casa Video, a local video store (2905 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85716, http://www.casavideo.com), is a great resource. They have a shelf designated to Gojira/Godzilla on the 2nd floor. After watching the original Japanese Gojira (1954) and another movie of your choice, critically analyze the two movies and discuss Godzilla's significance in cultural and historical contexts. To do so, answer the following questions: What does Gojira/Godzilla symbolize? How is the symbolism of the original Gojira preserved or evolved in the other movie? Why? You are required to use specific examples from the movies and course readings to support and strengthen your argument. You may use up to two outside sources to provide the cultural and historical contexts of the movie of your choice. Your target audience is your classmates as well as your TAs and professor. Therefore, there is no need to summarize the original movie. However, you might need to briefly summarize the movie of your choice, as not everyone in the class has watched it. Although students are encouraged to discuss the assignment with one another, please keep in mind that this is an independent writing assignment. This means that your work should be your own. Plagiarism will be dealt with strictly per the Code of Academic Integrity guidelines. Improper citations will be considered plagiarism. Your paper should: have a well-developed thesis please highlight your thesis in your paper be well organized and coherent with your thesis includes an introduction, body paragraphs, and a conclusion ideas are well developed evidence for your argument is provided include proper citations whenever you borrowed someone else's idea MLA with Works Cited page is preferred both in-text citations and a list of references be double-spaced reasonable font size, such as size 12 be at least 1,000 words, not including bibliography if you wish, you can write a longer paper of at least 1500 words for extra credit the file name should consist of: name of the assignment, your first name, and the initial of your last name. You should save your file in a format D2L can read, such as Word, simple plain text, or PDF. Ex. FilmAnlysis-ChiN.docx

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