Cider House Rules Essay

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The Cider House Rules" is a movie based on John Irving's best selling book. It is a very wonderful, touching, and real 1943¡¦s life story. The story centered on an orphanage child named Homer and a sick doctor, Dr Larch who will have an emotional bond with Homer. I watched the movie before, and my first impression on this movie, I think it is a very good, and relax movie, where you can watch it with your family, although some of the scene may be offended for children.

The Cider House Rules, begins in the 1920s in St. Cloud's orphanage in Maine where Homer Wells is born and spends most of his teenage years. Three times he is adopted by good families, but later returned to the orphanage. Dr. Larch, who is in charge there, would just
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He said he is going to make his own rules, and nobody is told what to do with rules. Because of that, Mr. Rose¡¦s daughter, Rose, who got pregnant by her own father, makes her own rules, and left. Mr. Rose, feeling guilty with all his heart, and loosing his only daughter, kill his own self, saying ¡§ I loose my own daughter so I kill myself¡¨. Candy makes her own rules too, by choosing to marry Wally. At the end of the story, Homer received a letter from the St. Clouds Orphanage saying that Dr Larch had died, which makes Homer came back to the Orphanage, and take over Dr. Larch¡¦s place, and every night, he would say Dr. Larch¡¦s quote to the children, ¡§ Goodnight you Princess of Maine, you Kings of New England¡¨.

The movie has an excellent setting, where Homer did a first time abortion on Rose. The setting was dark, gloomy and it was raining heavily, which means that it is a very challenging thing for Homer to do. The special effect is really great, the view of the natures make a great impact on the movie. The apple factory, the train, and the other places in the movie make the scene really from the 1940s.

It has very good background music too, where Mr. Rose killed himself. The music was slow and sad, like his soul going away very slowly. The camera took all of the great natures view, which will makes the audience relax. The cinematography on
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