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1. For this literary outing assignment, I chose to watch a literary movie which is called “Jack the Giant Slayer”. I watched this movie on March 7th, 2013 (Thursday) at 6:10 pm on the Scarborough Coliseum Cineplex. I picked up this movie because it’s a wonderful fantasy and adventure film based on the fairy tales, "Jack the Giant Killer" and "Jack and the Beanstalk". Also, I am very fond of fairy tales which was another reason to choose this particular movie. 2. Story: The film is directed by Bryan Singer and released in March 1, 2013 with a screenplay written by Darren Lemke, Christopher McQuarrie and Dan Studney. The film tells the story of Jack, a young farmhand who must rescue a princess from a race of giants after carelessly opening a gateway to their world.
It tells the story of an ancient war that is reignited when a young farmhand unwittingly opens a gateway between our world and a fearsome race of giants. Unleashed on the Earth for the first time in centuries, the giants strive to reclaim the land they once lost, forcing the young man, Jack, into the battle of his life to stop them. Fighting for a kingdom, its people, and the love of a brave princess, he comes face to face with the unstoppable warriors he thought only existed in legend--and gets the chance to become a legend himself. 3. Jack the Giant Slayer (previously titled Jack the Giant Killer) is a 2013 American fantasy—adventure film. The story starts with a young boy and then moves to the story of 10 years later and ends with a happy ending just like a fairytale story. The creators of the film who has made the characters lively are following:

* Nicholas Hoult as Jack, a young farmer who leads the expedition to rescue the princess. * Eleanor Tomlinson as Isabelle, the princess who is kidnapped by giants. * Stanley Tucci as Lord Roderick, an adviser to the king with designs…...

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