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RD 6 Rough Draft Thesis: The Masque of The Red Death and Inside Out utilize darkness and the lack of color to portray and explore the essence of fear through revealing situations that impact one’s life.
The film Inside Out illustrates the main character, Riley, response to the fact that she and her family have moved from Minnesota to San Francisco. Her life would change completely with this move; everything will be new for her. She would have to link up with the people from San Francisco and for this; she will need help from inside her brain. Riley’s life is described with colorful characters that represent emotions, living in the Headquarters, the control center in Riley’s mind. Inside Headquarters, Riley’s brain has 5 tiny characters in her mind: sadness, joy, fear, anger, and disgust; Joy is being the leading one or the boss (Inside Out, DVD). All 5 characters represent Riley’s emotions that take an important role in her life. “Inside Out is about how
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What makes Riley balanced through her life is Joy. “But Joy reigns supreme. Even without an organizational chart, you can tell she’s the boss. She’s a sparkling whirlwind of positive energy and friendly micro-management.”(Scott, Web). However, not all the emotions feel the same and they want to help maintain Riley control. For example, Sadness converted all bright and delightful memories into miserable and depressed memories (Inside Out, DVD). Joy and Sadness discovered the place for the forgotten and death memories in Riley’s brain. The dump is the black and gray hole were the forgotten and death memories are thrown when Riley forgets about them and they are not really that important. Riley realizes that who she used to be and remembers it, but it all shades away in black and white. She feels blue and all black and its shades. She sees the world as meaningless without her old friends and her old town,

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