Lord of the Flies Essay
“Ralph wept for the end of innocence, the darkness of mans heart and the fall through the air of the true, wise friend Piggy’(Golding 202). Peter Brooks movie and Golding’s novel, Lord of the Flies, express the idea of evil in human nature and through the evils we see the boys on the island change over time. Both the movie directed by a Peter Brooks and the novel written by William Golding demonstrate the defects of human nature through the characters dialogue and actions.
The boys struggle through a political system that is corrupt. Ralph and Jack states, “ I thought I might kill.”But you haven’t yet”(Golding 51). This describe the relationship between the two. They are forcably working with each other to make the civiliztion work and withone another the civilization would not succeed. Also, at this point in the novel Ralph and jack are in disagreement on who should be chief. Jack states, “I am not going to be apart of Ralphs lot. I am going by myself. Anyone who wants to hunt can come to”(Golding 127). This is a important part of the book because jack in the beginning was a loyal partner but power made him want more which led the split happen. Raplh and Jack are foil of each other because they are like co-leaders which makes them hate each other for having control. The leadership changes and so did the boys’ idea of a better chief changed with it.
The fear of an object or a person over takes the mind to various thought and object that should not be opened. In both the novel and the movie there is a beast in which no one can find. The unknown creature become a night mare to a littlun with a mulberry colored birthmark. He is not pictured in the movie but is described in the book. With the idea of the beast, many of the boys are in denial and afraid to face the truth. Also in the movie and the book, the character...