Psychology of Film Writing works #3,#4,#5

Psychology of Film Writing works #3,#4,#5

Order Description
Paper #3 Amnesia (no tattoos required): 10/23/15
Paper #4 Review a Development Movie: due 11/13/15
Paper #5 A Disorder Movie: due 12/4/15

Class: Psychology of Film.

Book: Movies and Mental Illness (3rd edition) by Danny Wedding

Write Papers #3, #4, #5, #6
All papers need to be written form female point of view. I am female 40 years old, divorce, have a kid 15 years old daughter (use it if you need for the papers).

Each papers need to be 3 pages, 3 pages will not include the title page and Reference page.
An “A” paper provides depth, not just a cursory glance.

Papers must be 2-3 pages (600-850 words) typed, double-spaced, 1″ margins.

Please run your spell-check beforehand!

College guidelines on plagiarism are strictly enforced.

Original work is expected; copying off the internet is considered plagiarism.

Quoting a source is fine when necessary, but sources MUST be cited.

Paper #3 Amnesia (no tattoos required)

What strategies would you use to augment your memory, if you suffered from the anterograde amnesia of the protagonist in “Memento”.

Include examples from your life.

Provide some analysis of the topic.
Paper #4 Review a Development Movie

Review a film you’ve seen recently (NOT one shown in this class), analyzing it using Erikson’s stages (whichever of the stages is appropriate).

Stuck for a movie? Try renting: 13, Parenthood, Away from Her, She Having a Baby, or Still Alice.

Paper #5 A Disorder Movie

PLEASE READ THE EXTRA INFO BELOW!
What movie changed your ideas about a particular disorder or sparked your interest in psychology?

Was the film funny?

Serious?

Did the disorder make the character more appealing…or the character make the disorder seem compelling?

Was the disorder accurately portrayed?

Was the treatment?

Stuck for a movie? You can rent any disorder film you find in the textbook.

More Disorders films
Anxiety Disorders – Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Phobias, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Ordinary People (1980)
Copycat (1995)
Mrs Dalloway (1997)
Elling (2001)
Punch-Drunk Love (2002)
White Oleander (2002)
The Village (2004)
2 Coelhos (2012)
Nerve (2012)
Silver Linings Playbook (2012)

Dissociative Disorders – Dissociative Identity Disorder (formerly Multiple Personality Disorder)
? Hangover Square (1945)
? A Double Life (1947)
? Lizzie (1957)
? The Three Faces of Eve (1957)
? Psycho (1960)
? David and Lisa (1962)
? Persona (1966)
? Sybil (1976)
? The Tenant (1976)
? Birdy (1984)
? Angel Heart (1987)
? The Fisher King (1991)
? Raising Cain (1992)
? Manichitrathazhu (1993)
? Color of Night (1994)
? Never Talk to Strangers (1995)
? Primal Fear (1996)
? Shattered Mind (1996)
? Perfect Blue (1997)
? David and Lisa (1998)
? Psycho (1998)
? Fight Club (1999)
? The Hurricane (1999)
? Nurse Betty (2000)
? Passion of Mind (2000)
? The Hours (2002)
? Identity (2003)
? A Tale of Two Sisters (2003)
? The Machinist (2004)
? Secret Window (2004)
? Anniyan (2005, Tamil)
? Chandramukhi (2005)
? Hide and Seek (2005)
? 2:37 (2006)
? Bhool Bhulaiyaa (2007)
? Mad Detective (2007)
? Numb (2007)
? Thr3e (2007)
? Dark Floors (2008)
? The Uninvited (2009)
? United States of Tara (2009, TV series)
? Black Swan (2010)
? Frankie and Alice (2010)
? Peacock (2010)
? Shutter Island (2010)
? Dream House (2011)
? Sucker Punch (2011)
? The Ward (2011)
? Wilfred (2011, TV series)
? Birdman (2014)
? Rhodora X (2014)

Mood Disorders – Major Depression, Dysthymia, Bipolar Disorder
Psychotic Disorders – Schizophrenia, Schizoaffective, Delusional Disorders
Substance Use Disorders – Alcohol, Street and Presciption Drugs
? The Lost Weekend (1945) – alcohol
? Smash-Up, the Story of a Woman (1947) – alcohol
? Night Into Morning (1951) – alcohol
? Come Back, Little Sheba (1952) – alcohol
? The Man with the Golden Arm (1955) – heroin
? Monkey on My Back (1957) – morphine
? Days of Wine and Roses (1962) – alcohol
? Long Day’s Journey Into Night (1962) – morphine, alcohol
? Valley of the Dolls (1967) – amphetamines (Dexedrine), pethidine/meperidine (Demerol), barbiturates (pentobarbital, secobarbital, amobarbital)
? More (1969) – heroin, amphetamines, barbiturates, alcohol (absinthe), cannabis
? A Day at the Beach (1970) – alcohol
? Trash (1970) – heroin
? Jennifer on My Mind (1971) – heroin
? The Panic in Needle Park (1971) – heroin
? Pure Shit (1975) – heroin
? Christiane F. (1981) – heroin, PCP, methaqualone (Mandrax/Quaaludes), alcohol, temazepam, diazepam, MDMA, cannabis
? I’m Dancing as Fast as I Can (1982) – Diazepam (Valium)
? Pink Floyd ? The Wall (1982) – marijuana, alcohol, tobacco, steroids
? Veronika Voss (1982) – opiates
? Scarface (1983) – heroin, cocaine, methaqualone (Quaaludes)
? 8 Million Ways to Die (1986) – alcohol
? Sid and Nancy (1986) – heroin, cocaine, methadone
? Morning Patrol (1987) – alcohol
? Drugstore Cowboy (1989) – morphine, oxymorphone, hydromorphone, amphetamines, cocaine, alcohol, temazepam, triazolam, flurazepam, diazepam lorazepam, LSD
? Goodfellas (1990) – heroin, cocaine, amphetamines
? Jungle Fever (1991) – cocaine
? New Jack City (1991) – cocaine
? Rush (1991) – heroin, amphetamines, cocaine, cannabis
? The Crow (1994) – morphine, cocaine, alcohol, cannabis
? Ed Wood (1994) – morphine
? Fresh (1994) – heroin, cocaine, alcohol
? The Basketball Diaries (1995) – heroin, amphetamines, cocaine, barbiturates, alcohol, inhalants, cannabis
? Leaving Las Vegas (1995) – alcohol
? Trainspotting (1996) – heroin/morphine, dextromoramide, amphetamines, cocaine, pethidine/meperidine (Demerol), opium, methadone, pentobarbital, amobarbital, alcohol, buprenorphine, temazepam, diazepam, phenobarbital, MDMA, cannabis
? Playing God (1997) – morphine, fentanyl, amphetamines
? Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998) – heroin, amphetamines, cocaine, opium, barbiturates, alcohol, inhalants, mescaline, LSD, cannabis
? Gia (1998) – heroin, cocaine, alcohol
? Permanent Midnight (1998) – heroin, cocaine, methadone
? Broken Vessels (1999) – methamphetamine, heroin
? Cruel Intentions (1999) – cocaine, alcohol
? Jesus’ Son (1999) – heroin, amphetamines, cocaine, opium, alcohol, diazepam, LSD, psilocybin mushrooms
? Magnolia (1999) – morphine, cocaine, MDMA
? 28 Days (2000) – Oxycodone, hydrocodone, codeine, benzodiazepines
? Almost Famous (2000) – hydrocodone (Vicodin), methaqualone (Quaaludes), LSD, cannabis
? American Psycho (2000) – cocaine, alcohol, temazepam, triazolam, alprazolam, MDMA, cannabis
? In Vanda’s Room (2000) – heroin
? Requiem for a Dream (2000) – heroin, amphetamines, cocaine, barbiturates, alcohol, benzodiazepines, MDMA, LSD, cannabis
? Traffic (2000) – heroin, cocaine, cannabis
? Blow (2001) – cocaine, alcohol, LSD, cannabis
? Bully (2001) – methamphetamine, LSD, cannabis
? Hannibal (2001) – morphine, temazepam, midazolam, chloroform
? 24 Hour Party People (2002) – heroin, cocaine, methadone, MDMA
? The Loser Takes It All (2002) – alcohol
? Love Liza (2002) – huffing gasoline
? Pure (2002) – heroin, cocaine, alcohol, cannabis
? The Salton Sea (2002) – methamphetamine, alcohol
? Spun (2002) – methamphetamine, amphetamine
? Party Monster (2003) – heroin, cocaine, ketamine, MDMA, LSD
? Wonderland (2003) – methamphetamine, heroin, cocaine, methaqualone (Quaaludes), cannabis
? One Perfect Day (2004) – morphine, amphetamines, codeine, temazepam, MDMA, cannabis
? Get Rich or Die Tryin’ (2005) – morphine, cocaine, alcohol, cannabis
? The Boys & Girls Guide to Getting Down (2006) – heroin, amphetamines, cocaine, MDMA, Viagra, cannabis
? Candy (2006) – heroin/morphine, methadone, MDMA, cannabis
? Factory Girl (2006) – heroin, amphetamines, oxycodone, hydrocodone, temazepam, lorazepam, cannabis
? Lights in the Dusk (2006) – alcohol
? Love is the Drug (2006) – cocaine, hydrocodone, alcohol, codeine, Viagra, cannabis
? Across the Universe (2007) – morphine, LSD, cannabis
? 28 Days (2008) – alcohol
? Enter the Void (2008) – DMT, methamphetamine, cocaine, alcohol, MDMA, LSD, cannabis
? Flight (2012) – heroin, cocaine, alcohol
? On the Road (2012) – morphine, amphetamines, alcohol, cannabis
? The Wolf of Wall Street (2013) – cocaine, alcohol, methaqualone
? I Smile Back (2015) – cocaine, alcohol
? Nee-Na (2015) – alcohol