The following nine-page study guide film packet is used to accompany the Mimi Leder-directed 2000 drama film "Pay It Forward" that stars Kevin Spacey, Helen Hunt, and Haley Joel Osment. It can be used in an English or film studies classroom. 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, seven, and eight are comprehension questions to guide the viewer on the work's acting/casting, camera movement, characterization, cinematography, conflict, costume design, editing, foreshadowing, inferences, irony, mise en scene, mood, movement, plot, set design, sound, story, subtext, symbolism, themes, and tone. The ninth page contains discussion questions on the work's acting/casting, characterization, criticism, plot, resolution, and themes.
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