Robert Wise Essays
Futile Fights: A Comparison of the Power Struggles in 'Romeo and Juliet' and 'West Side Story' College
West Side Story (1961 film)
As entertaining and lasting as William Shakespeare’s iconic Romeo and Juliet is, the adaptations that the original has inspired contain a more potent representation of modern issues, as is to be expected considering the near four-century-long gap...
Comparing and Contrasting the Sci-Fi Films I, Robot and The Day the Earth Stood Still College
The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951 Film)
When we examine two different films made more than fifty years apart from each other, we may surprisingly be able to find a lot ideas shared between them. The Day the Earth Stood Still, directed by Robert Wise, tells of an alien in human form...