Jurassic Park — Using Theme to Craft Character
by Lessons from the Screenplay
While Steven Spielberg’s Jurassic Park is filled with exciting action sequences and amazing visual effects, Michael turns to the screenplay to demonstrate that what makes the movie truly great is its characters which Spielberg uses to explore an important modern theme—just because we have the technology to do something, does it mean we should?
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