Sådan helt og aldeles uden for kontekst, så faldt jeg lige over to sjove tekster, der viser, hvor meget gode historier egentlig ligner hinanden.
Meget useriøst, ja, men meget finurligt — og det skal vist ikke tages for mere end det er 🙂
Disney‘s Pocahontas: Synopsis
1607, a ship carrying J ohn S mith arrives in the lush “new world” of North America.
The settlers are mining for
gold; under supervision of Governor Ratcliffe. J ohn S mith begins exploring the new territory, and encounters Pocahontas.
Initially she is distrustful of him, but a message from
Grandmother Willow helps her overcome her trepidation.
The two begin spending time together,
Pocahontas helps J ohn understand that all life is valuable, and how all nature is a connected circle of life. Furthermore she teaches him how to hunt, grow crops, and of her culture.
We find that her father is Chief
Powhatan, and that she is set to be married to Kocoum, a great warrior, but a serious man, whom Pocahontas does not desire. Over time, J ohn and Pocahontasfind they have a love for each other.
Back at the settlement, the men, who believe the natives are savages, plan to attack the natives for their
gold. Kocoum tries to kill J ohn out of Jealousy, but he is later killed by the settlers.
As the settlers prepare to attack, J
ohn is blamed by the Indians, and is sentenced to death.
Just before they kill him, the settlers arrive. Chief
Powhatan is nearly killed, and J ohn sustains injuries from Governor Ratcliffe, who is then brought to justice. Pocahontas risks her life to save J ohn.
ohn and Pocahontas finally have each other, and the two cultures resolve their differences.
Star Wars — A New Hope: Synopsis Luke Skywalker is an orphan living with his uncle and aunt in the remote wilderness of Tatooine. He is rescued from aliens by wise, bearded Ben Kenobi, who turns out to be a Jedi Knight. Ben reveals to Luke that Luke‘s father was also a Jedi Knight, and was the best pilot he had ever seen. Luke is also instructed in how to use the Jedi lightsabre as he too trains to become a Jedi. Luke has many adventures in the galaxy and makes new friends such as Han Solo and Princess Leia. In the course of these adventures, he distinguishes himself as a top X-wing pilot in the battle of the Death Star, making the direct hit that secures the Rebel victory against the forces of the evil Empire. Luke also sees off the threat of Darth Vader, who we know murdered his uncle and aunt.
In the finale,
Luke and his new friends receive medals of valour.
All this will be set to an orchestral score composed by John Williams.