The Imitation Game Analysis

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"The Imitation Game" by Morten Tyldum, is a handsomely engrossing and poignantly melancholic thriller about code-cracking World War Two thrills. Alan Turing successfully attempts to break the enigma code which leads to 14 million lives being saved and the war being shortened by 2 years. Conflict is all over this film emotionally and physically, externally and internally, especially in the protagonist's case, Alan Turing, who isn't exactly a straight forward character. As humans we generally feel sympathy towards any human, creature, or thing that is unfairly put against or struggles against the odds just like Alan Turing in the film "The Imitation Game". A few examples of odds being stacked against Turing are; that he was homosexual in a time where this was seen to be a crime and he is blackmailed and bullied for this all through his life, he was antisocial and very awkward to socialize with, and more simply because all odds were stacked against him to crack the Enigma code

Alan Turing in "The Imitation Game" by Morten Tyldum had odds stacked against him as he lived in a time period where being homosexual could get you arrested and then chemically castrated as it was also seen as a curable disease. I agree completely with the initial statement as it is a natural instinct for humans to feel sympathy towards a Character like Alan Turing when all he can do is be himself. When Turing attended college in 1927 there are many camera shots that suggest that Turing is the less

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