The following nine-page study guide film packet that can be used in an English, film studies, or media studies class is used to accompany George Roy Hill's American western "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid" starring Paul Newman, Robert Redford, and Katharine Ross. The first page contains a list of cast and crew and a background and introduction on the film. The second page is a page that allows viewers to jot and take down their own notes. Pages three, four, five, six, and seven contain comprehension questions to guide the viewer on the work's acting, camera movement, characterization, cinematography, conflict, costume design, editing, foreshadowing, inferences, irony (dramatic and situational), lighting, mise en scene, mood, movement, plot, setting, sound, story, style, subtext, suspense, symbolism, and tone. The eighth page contains discussion questions on the work's acting, characterization, editing, plot, legacy, sociocultural context, and style. The ninth and last page is a genre study page that asks students to analyze what is evident in "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid" as a western regarding its subject matter, style/technique, and morals/ideologies/themes.
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