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The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants , despite its flaws, hyatt hotel san diego is well worth watching. Chances are, you ll either love it or hate it. If you love it, it s probably because the movie makes you cry, and each time you watch it, you cry even more. And if you hate it, that s probably because the movie makes you cry, and each time you watch it, you cry even more. Or to paraphrase the movie poster: You ll laugh; you ll cry; you ll share the pants.
Note: This episode has minor spoilers. I don t believe these spoilers give away anything that wasn t obvious from the beginning, and I don t believe they make the film less effective or enjoyable. Even so, if you care about such things
hyatt hotel san diego The movie, based on Ann Brashares best-selling novel of the same name , is about four 16-year-old girls, inseperable almost before they were born, now spending their first summer apart. Browsing through hyatt hotel san diego a thrift store, they discover a pair of jeans that magically fits all four girls perfectly. They make a pact to share the pants during the summer. Each girl will get the pants for one week then send it overnight to the next, along with a letter detailing all that happened hyatt hotel san diego to her while she had the pants.
Note that many reviewers didn t get it. This is the third prong in the love it, hate it, ignore it trinity. Welcome, Tim Taylor fan-boys, I guess. Some concentrated on the settings, such as in Lena s trip to Greece; or on the fact that the story is targeted to highschool girls, making it okay for men not to get it or like it (insert grunting noises here); or the plot, even though this is a character-driven story. One reviewer even went so far as to paint the story endings as Deus Ex Machina, enumerating each story resolution, and getting every single one wrong, wrong, wrong, and wrong. The conflicts are inside each character and are resolved inside each character, who then acts to bring about external change. If you look only for the external changes, you will indeed miss the causes of these changes, which result from changes first occuring inside each character.
The biggest problem with The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants is that there are too many viewpoint characters, or too few feet of film. As a result, important points got glossed over. The introduction fails to establish the characters and their relationship, even though that s what it tries to do. The 4 story arcs, each driven from a different viewpoint character, don t get the depth that such stories hyatt hotel san diego require. Bridget s story gets short shrift all around.
The introduction tries to establish the characters and their relationship with four scenes in four minutes. This is too few and too fast in order to provoke substantial character sympathy. One key introductory scene, that of Bridget s mother s funeral and of Bridget s reaction to her mother s suicide, I didn t even understand until I had seen until the fourth viewing. As a result, I couldn t understand Bridget s character or her conflict until then.
In each story, when the girl gets the pants the first time, something happens that challenges her. This she sees as negative, and she discounts the magic of the pants. Still, the challenge has been made, the story has been set in motion, and the conflict continues to escalate, until the pants return to that girl. At that point, she changes something inside herself, resolving the conflict.
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Inconceivable events and conditions have a special handicap to over come, and this can be accomplished only through the maintenance of a careful realism in every phase of the story except that touching on the one given marvel. hyatt hotel san diego This marvel must be treated very impressively and deliberately with a careful emotional build-up else it will seem flat and unconvincing. Being the principal thing in the story, its mere existence should overshadow the characters and events. But the characters and events must be consistent and natural except where they touch the single marvel. In relation to the central wonder, the characters should shew the same overwhelming emotion which similar characters would shew toward such a wonder in real life. Never have a wonder taken for granted. Even when the characters are supposed to be accustomed to the wonder I try to weave an air of awe and impressiveness corresponding to what the reader should feel.
Each girl is a deep, sympathetic character. As the emotional pressure builds, we empathize with her. We identify so thoroughly with the character that when the character responds, we respond. When the character cries, we cry right along with her. We can t help ourselves. Repeated in each of the four stories, hyatt hotel san diego watching The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants is like getting shot with an emotional machine-gun.
hyatt hotel san diego I'm the eldest of three siblings, a stay-at-home father of two daughters, the husband of a wonderful wife, and an indie author of life-expanding character fiction. When not writing, I read, watch old TV and movies, play bass guitar, and tend to my family in our Boston-area apartment.
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[ ] With its moving story and deep characters, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants is a favorite teen read. In fact, the brief look I took at the movie is this site s single all-time hyatt hotel san diego most popular hyatt hotel san diego page. The book also continues to be a favorite on summer reading lists and for high-school assignments. Many people find this site through search engines, looking for sisterhood of the traveling pants character analysis and such. [ ]
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