Unit 5 Interactive Assessment: On Relationships and Commitment
View the assigned video. Then, post 1 initial 100 word, well edited response to the instructor’s prompt by Thursday at 11:59 pm CST. Reply to 2 posts by your peers with 100 word, well edited replies, by Sunday at 11:59 pm CST.
The First Murder / ApocalypseLinks to an external site. (60:00) Note: View segments 1-20 only.
When something dies in human relationships, whether that be a literal life or an emotional attachment, it becomes the stuff of stories. Biographer and dictionary writer Samuel Johnson famously observed, “Depend upon it, sir, when a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully.”
Using information from the video, analyze a movie that explores relationships, commitment, and/or self-awareness, like Casablanca (1942); High Noon (1952); Dead Poet’s Society (1989); The Truman Show (1998); Castaway (2000); A Beautiful Mind (2001); Big Fish (2003); Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018) or Ford vs Ferrari (2019). (Be sure to include specific ideas and terms from the video in your response).