Gladiator is a perfectly well rounded movie that adds the best of all worlds to create the masterpiece seen today. Ridley Scott’s masterpiece, Gladiator, was released to the public in 2000. Received with initial success and regarded as one of the best movies of the year, during its release in 2000, Gladiator had received numerous awards. The film was nominated for twelve Academy Awards, winning five including Best Picture, twelve BAFTA Awards, and five Golden Globe Awards, winning two including Best Original Score. AFI’s 100 Heroes and Villains, which rates the one hundred best heroes and villains in films in the past one hundred years, rated Maximus Decimus Meredius, played by Russell Crowe, as the fiftieth best hero character in the past one hundred years, also Empire Magazine rated Maximus as the thirty-fifth greatest movie character of all time.
Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace was presented with the following: "Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards, Sierra Award for Best Costume Design (Trisha Biggar), 2000; Razzie Award for Worst Supporting Actor (Jar-Jar Binks), 2000; Young Artist Award for Best Performance by a Young Actor in a Drama Film (Jake Lloyd), 2000" (Snyder). Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace has been a film loved by generations of families for decades. If you haven't seen this film you're missing out on a fantastic cast, spectacular props, and mind-blowing effects. It's an astonishing achievement in imagination film making and it tells a good story. Being ranked as one of the greatest movies of all time, it would not be a waste of time.
Steven Spielberg is arguably the best director of all time! His unique movies have made him very successful in the list of all time directors. His expressive imagination makes him so unique from other directors. Blockbusters such as Jurassic Park or Saving Private Ryan helped him rise to the top. Steven Spielberg was born on December 18, 1946, in Cincinnati, Ohio.
In 1975 Spielberg made the film “Jaws”, a thriller based on Peter Benchley’s novel about a great white shark. “Jaws” proved to be a tremendous success and quickly established Spielberg’s reputation and fame. After this, with only few exceptions, almost every motion picture that Spielberg has handled has become a box-office hit, and he has been increasingly regarded as a film-maker of genuine artistic ability. Subsequent films have included “ Close Encounters of the Third Kind”(1977), “1941”(1979), “Raiders of the Lost Ark”(1981) and it’s sequels: “Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom”(1984) and “Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade(1989), also “E.T.” (1982) which has been said to have been his greatest achievement, “The Color Purple” (1985), “Empire of the Sun”(1987), “Always”(1989) and “Hook”(1991). In 1993 Spielberg released two films that had tremendous commercial and artistic impact.
Others are sometimes romantic shorts, such as The Blue Umbrella. Pixar Animation Studios are short films experts. They often produce award winni... ... middle of paper ... ...comeback and became the biggest children’s animation film studio in decades! In total, Pixar has became a big success. This amazing company has won many prestigious awards.
“There was a dream that was Rome. You could only whisper it. Anything more than a whisper and it would vanish, it was so fragile.” The film ‘Gladiator’ was released in 2000. A thrilling action film, it was a huge success, scooping five Oscars and earning over $427 million dollars. Sir Ridley Scott- who directed the film-already had many great films to his name, such as ‘Alien’, ‘Blade Runner’ and ‘American Gangster’, so it was no surprise when this film became one of the highest earners of the year 2000.
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To this day it remains the best-selling album of all time with 65 million copies sold around the world and earning 8 Grammy awards. Music video for the song “Thriller” is the best music video ever made skyrocketing the popularity of music videos. During a TV special that honored Motown, Michael performed “Billy Jean” and debuted his signature dance move known as “The Moonwalk”. This dance will become one of the key elements of his early success. His next album “Bad” was also met with critical acclaim with five singles reaching number 1 spot.
Little Brother: The Listening Describing this CD in three words would be personal, stylish, and free. Not “free” like it comes with your purchase of fifty dollars or more at Best Buy but “free” as in no boundaries or limitations. When I first put this album in my CD player and pressed play I was completely entranced by the sounds that followed. That was back in 2003 and still to this day you might catch me blasting songs in the morning or humming their tunes to sleep at night. If I try to put my finger on why this ONE album can last so long with a person as picky with music as me it would come down to how well the two rappers, Phonte and Big Pooh, convey every aspect of their lives into their lyrics.
By this huge popularity, theses series have been well received and has been nominated in many high quality awards, including the ‘Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series’, ‘American Film Institute Awards’, ‘Primetime Emmy Awards’, and the ‘Writers Guild of American Award’. AMC’s The Walking Dead became the most watched drama in America cable history. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Sunday night’s Season 3 premiere of The Walking Dead was the highest rated episode in the show’s history. The numbers of viewers were around 10.9 million viewers. The Walking Dead has successfully transitioned from a comic book to a popular television drama series that’s not tapped into America’s $6 billion dollar zombie show industry, but also helped it grow in meteoric fashion.