First, the movie is called edward scissorhands, remember the 's' second, this sentences: burton’s use of these characters is to convince viewers that whether conformity is good or bad, distinct individuality is always to be left behind. Literary devices in edward scissorhands motif in stand by me for example in a river runs through it, we see them fly fishing, over and over again an example is when they're walking down the tracks and lollypop comes on motif in edward scissorhands.
In one of his most popular movies, edward scissorhands, he reveals his true potential as a filmmaker and a modern allegorical poet within edward scissorhands and many more of his works, burton uses a wide variety of stylistic techniques, including setting, point of view, and motifs. Chapter 2 peculiarities of translation of stylistic devices in the short stories by eapoe 21 main characteristics of translation of stylistic devices 21 reproduction of simile in the short stories by eapoe 22 reproduction of metaphor in the short stories by eapoe 23.
In this essay i will examine the dramatic and cinematographic devices used in the opening of edward scissorhands to create an effective introduction the scenes are those up to and including the meeting of the main characters peg and edward in the opening scenes, tim burton. Rationale for using the movie: edward scissorhands is an example of the genre of magical realism and provides an opportunity to show irony and a serious theme in a popular movie objectives/student outcomes using this learning guide : students will watch an example of magical realism.
Edward scissorhands films happen to be of the horror genre this means that the films do not have happy ending (depp, winona & tim 211) this is because edward stayed in the gothic castle because he could no longer fit in the society.
In edward scissorhands, peg’s town is bright and full of color which makes it seems like the town is happy and full of joy, but the townsfolk are cruel and mean to one another edwards’s mansion is low key and dark, which makes it seems like edward is the bad guy, but edward is a kind, nice guy who loves to help everyone even though he has a disability. The stories burton tells are often imaginative adaptations of fairy tales, but they are almost always dark and creepy, like the corpse bride or edward scissorhands the work of walt disney is a stark contrast to the work burton produces.
In edward scissorhands, burton uses the same non-diegetic sounds to create a similar effect when the bad guys were pushing edward into the empty room, the music was loud and intense after edward was pushed into the room and the door was locked, the music was calm and subtle. Edward scissorhands filmmakers use cinematic techniques to communicate meaning, entertain or impart a certain emotional or psychological response to the audience in this way, the aimed theme of the film is elaborated and thus a film is complete.