Analysis Of William Shakespeare 's ' Macbeth '

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Syfy is what all hit movies or books revolve around this era in time. It over the many years has become the most popular genre of fiction. Aliens, time traveling, and the apocalypse is what society desires in entertainment. Syfy has been around a lot longer than the 21st century though. William Shakespeare’s play Macbeth uses instances of the supernatural to make the main character Macbeth act unorthodoxly, to disquiet and to make him sanguine, by using witches and apparitions.

The three witches make Macbeth lean towards acting unlike himself by convincing him that he will become the Thane of Cawdor and the King of Scotland. When Macbeth does indeed become Thane of Cawdor, he believes that he will become the king of Scotland. He presumes he has to do whatever it takes for him to become the king, no matter what the cost, or who he has to kill. It is his destiny to become the King, therefore he must do whatever is needed to succeed. Macbeth ponders the idea of the witches telling the truth and what he must do to become the king, “This supernatural soliciting cannot be ill, cannot be good. If ill, why hath it given me earnest of success, commencing in a truth? I am thane of Cawdor. If good, why do I yield to that suggestion whose horrid image doth unfix my hair and make my seated heart knock at my ribs, against the use of nature? Present fears are less than horrible imaginings” (Act 1, Scene 3, lines 134-142). These lines show Macbeth realizing the prophecy has come true and
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