James Bond, Die Another Day and Johnny English Essay

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James Bond, Die Another Day and Johnny English


James Bond’s, Die Another Day is a spy film filled with action. James
Bond is the main character in the film who has a mission to discover
the connection between a North Korean terrorist and an adventurous
diamond broker. His character seems very clever and crafty. He is
always the hero that successfully completes each mission. He has the
gadgets, the fast car, women and of course a famous catchphrase which
is what makes up James Bond’s role. James Bond first originated in
novels written by Ian Fleming. He wrote many novels and in 1962 the
first James Bond film was created, based on the books. Die Another Day
was released as film in 2002. Johnny
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Of course, there was the use of two cars, guns and many gadgets to
make the scene. They made the scene seem more effective by using
dramatic music and the sound effects of the guns and cars. Special
effects were used to make blood look real and grenade explosions. Many
effects were also made by Computer Generated Images on the cars
invincibility and the large beam on the ice.

The Johnny English car chase was also set in the daylight but in the
streets of London. Again, they use many different camera shots; these
are Long shot, Focus and Medium shots. In this scene Johnny English
and Bough are on a car chase to capture the villains that have stolen
the crown jewels. They make this scene more effective by using sounds
for the guns and make it more intense by using action like music. Not
only are the sounds effective but they used special effects. When
Johnny English fired a missile into the speed camera they had to use
special effects to make it look real. They also had to use a stunt man
to climb out of the truck with Bough and into the sports car that it
was towing. The iconography is very similar to James Bond, for
example, the sports car, gadgets and the smart clothes. The only thing
that makes this scene different is the humour used. As Johnny
English’s character is supposed to mess up, he does things wrong that
can seem humorous towards the audience. An…