Sky High Movie Review Summary

Actors: Micheal Angarano, Kurt Russell, Kelly Preston

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Will Stronghold just enter his first year of high school. But the school he attends is not your ordinary place of a learning institution. Sky High is full of kids with cool special powers- but these kids must first come pass Coach Boomer who will determine what student will be in either category- popular kids or the sidekicks. Any kid that can prove they have special superhero powers are the popular ones, such as the jocks or cheerleaders- those who lack the ability is labeled only as a sidekick also known as the rejects or nerds.
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Stronghold does not have control of any superhero powers inherit by his parents, The Commander and Jetstream so he is placed as a sidekick. Feeling down about learning of this awful news, he does not tell his parents so they will be disappointed in him. He feel it will come around soon- he knows some students that have some powers of their own Layla who can control plant life thanks to her natural green thumb, Ethan can melt into mush, Zach who can glows when placed in a an unexpected dilemma, who glows and Magenta who can only form herself into a purple guinea pig.

But that special day for Will finally comes when he is met up with his bully Warren Peace, who had a strong grudge against Will and his parents- The Commander locked up Peace's father who were villain. Peace's can turn his hand naturally to a flamethrower; while trying to use his ability on Will in a cafeteria brawl, Stronghold finally found his strength, picking up Peace with his mind and throwing him against the wall. Instantly Will finds his newfound power and is placed as the new school hero. Things start to change for him, including his choice for friends, he'd even meets one of the prettiest girl in school, high school senior Gwen who is also Will's new lab partner, (also have mind control over electronics) have taking a strong liking towards Will. So far things for Stronghold is running smoothly, school days aren't so bad, long gone the days of Warren the bully, special powers of his own and a popular girl by his side. But Layla secretly starting to fall for Will and he does not knows it.

The review of this Movie prepared by Alicia M.

Script Analysis of Sky High

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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 10%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzle 70%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 20% **Fantasy or Science Fiction?**    -   fantasy story on present day Earth Coming of age    -   Yes he'll/she'll become:    -   a powerful magician/mental powers person

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   student Age:    -   a teen Has special powers?    -   Yes Magical/mental powers of main character:    -   super strength    -   can fly    -   is very quick Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)


Earth setting:    -   20th century (1970's to Present) Takes place on Earth?    -   Yes Big cities?    -   Yes Misc settings    -   small town Kind of city    -   Beautiful sparkling advanced city

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Tone of movie    -   funny Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes Kinds of F/X    -   Things that change shape/morph    -   nasty human transformations

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