(Ch. 13) The Western A-Z

Over 300,000 men, women, and children came to California searching for Gold and a fortune (READ MORE).

(Ch. 13) The Western: A Brief History

In many ways, the cowboy of the Old West was the American version of the Japanese samurai warrior, or the Arthurian knight of medieval times (READ MORE)

Meet film critic Mallory Moore

Mallory Moore is a GWU alumna and has developed a deep love of film that she now shares through Elements of Madness …

(Ch. 12) – The Best of James Bond

Dozens of books, 25 movies, numerous graphic novels, and hundreds of fan-created-fiction stories have kept British secret agent 007 (James Bond) alive and well (Read More)

(Ch. 11) Reviewing Political Films

When we view political films we will discover that viewers are not the only ones with bias; filmmakers creating projects can present their leanings in cinema as well. (READ MORE)