Iron Man Key Scene Worksheets 4-5

The remaining Media Studies worksheets for a key scene analysis of Iron Man (2008).   ‘Iron Man’ Key Scene Analysis #4: Heart Theft 1. What do we learn about the character relationship between Tony and Obidiah Stane in this scene? 2. This part of the story is a turning point: it includes a crucial event …

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Iron Man Key Scene Worksheets 1-3

Last week I posted a sample essay analysing five key scenes from the film Iron Man (2008). It has been used in a Media Studies unit exploring film technique in genre cinema to demonstrate required structure to students – albeit when they were required to analyse a different film. To provide an idea of the …

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Iron Man: A Key Scene Analysis

Written originally as a sample essay for Media Studies, this review is a story and production element analysis of five key scenes. Jon Favreau’s Iron Man (2008) is a suspenseful, action-packed comic book adaptation with strong comedic touches. It explores arms magnate Tony Stark’s transformation into a superhero and the effect this has on his …

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The Sixth Sense: A Key Scene Analysis

Written originally as a sample essay for Media Studies, this review is a story and production element analysis of five key scenes. M Night Shyamalan’s The Sixth Sense (1999) is a carefully crafted return to the pure suspense style of horror film-making. A ghost story with some very modern twists, it uses an understated, quiet …

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