November 21, 2013

The Dark Knight Rises – The Hero’s journey breakdown

Ordinary world Bruce Wayne lives the life of a hermit in his house. He’s no longer the Batman because as a result of the Harvey Dent act he’s not needed. Call to Adventure Bane commences his plan to purify the world by destroying Gotham. He is an opponent of unprecedented strength, which no ordinary human […]

The Dark Knight – the Hero’s Journey stages


Ordinary world The Batman has impacted on crime in Gotham, the Mob can’t do business like they used to and they don’t like it. Call to Adventure The Joker arrives on the crime scene in Gotham. Refusal of the call Batman ignores the Joker and focuses his attention on stopping the Mob “One man or […]


Batman Begins – The Hero’s journey stages


Batman Begins Ordinary world Bruce Wayne is the son of extraordinary wealthy parents and lives a sheltered life. Call to Adventure Bruce’s parents are murdered in front of him by a robber. Refusal of the call Bruce isn’t yet ready to take on the role of the Dark Knight, a man who can strike fear […]