Examples Of Tragedy In All Eyes On Me

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All eyes on me analyzed through the Aristotelian principles of a tragedy
“All Eyes on Me’’ is one of the music biopics ever made in the history since it is too confusing for the audience to understand the work and the life of rap prophet Tupac Shakur, Directed by Benny boom. The Drama is about injustice in character’s real life when he’s arrested in Oakland for jaywalking by a Whiteman with this incident he becomes a rap star making new era of rap as a racial politics. The drama presents the incident that resulted in rape and murder charges brought against Tupac ruining his life and career. In prison however the he proves himself innocent by telling his story in an interview, this interview later after his death became a movie.’’ Tupac Shakur …show more content…

Similarly in Boom’s All Eyes on Me he shares a series of tragedies that happens in every black man’s life across United States during 1960’s. The tragedy is in dramatic form leading to incidents that has fear and pity where the main character faces inequality in his race and he fights the system through his songs and lyrics. Tupac Shakur was raised by a single mother as his step father had to stay underground for being United States’ most wanted man. This incident resulted in his mother taking drugs and he had to look after his little sister and an addicted mother therefore he starts to introduce a new way of fighting inequity through songs (Shmoop Editorial Team, 2008). His song was called rap but he was sentenced for murder, rape and he had to spend his life behind the bar writing lyrics. He was even shot five times but he survived and fulfilled his dream but he was again shot to death. The suffering that the characters in the movie went through evokes fear and pity as well as admiration for them giving the audiences …show more content…

Aristotle lists six formative elements of tragedy he gives the primary place of importance to the plot. According to Aristotle’s Plot is like soul of tragedy; it is the principle of tragedy. Plot refers to the sequence of events inside a story which affect other events through the principle of cause and effects .All eyes on me begins with an interview with 2 Pac Shakur in prison he narrates about his childhood being a nightmare where he was bullied by both white and black schoolmates therefore he had to leave school and started to work in a small music studio. conflict refers to a point of time in which all of the major characters have been introduced, their motives and allegiances have been made clear, and they have begun to struggle against one another similarly the protagonist has to face many conflict starting from his childhood for example he had to support his family and he had to fight race system, he even have to find finical support for his songs and he had many enemies. Rising action starts with a conflict, for example, the death of a character. The inciting incident is the point of the plot that begins the conflict. It is the event that catalyzes the protagonist to go into motion and to take action. Rising action involves the buildup of events until the climax (Shmoop Editorial Team, 2008). Tupac Shakur finds a way to change the world of racial discrimination through love and songs

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