Movie: Anna And The King

This movie was excellent! Since recently completing Humanities 1, it has helped me to understand the meaning of art. In doing so I learned to appreciate some of the most beautiful artistic styles in time. Humanities has also bought forth some clarity for me, in understanding why and how different types architecture styles of the pass and present were constructed and how those styles have effected modern society.
Anna and The King is a story based on a woman who arrives in Siam around 1868, a widow with a young boy, and she finds herself dealing with and egotistic king who has a palace full of women who live there with his 68 children. Anna has been sent there, the palace to educate the ...

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Buddhism. Buddhism is a complex set of beliefs built around teaching of a single man. The king had told the Siamese people that he had a vision, and this vision was of a white elephant. Supposedly, Buddha showed this white elephant to him threw a vision to modernize Siam. Some of the people of Siam did not the idea of the king trying to of a modern Siam, which was influenced by the British. At that time, the British had formed a Biamesian Army. The soldiers would invaded small villages of people including the women and children, killing them and threatening the survivors, that if they removed the hanging bodies they would come back and destroy the rest of the village. Later, the army tried to invade Siam. Although Anna, did not approve of the kings doings, she had grown to love him and she had eventually influenced some of his egoist ways of thinking. Anna later with the help of the king’s so help save Siam from destruction when the enemies tried to invade the palace because ...

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Added: 9/21/2005 06:27:59 AM
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