Cool Hand Luke Film Analysis In class we watched the film “Cool Hand Luke”, which is about the protagonist Luke, who is arrested for destroying several parking meters late one night while drunk in a small town, Luke was sentenced to prison. Luke was rebellious with little respect for authority, had more spunk than good sense. Luke gains the respect of his fellow inmates by his frequent escape attempts and refusal to break under to harsh punishment. The inmates enjoyed Lake’s fearless behavior and ambition for trying to succeed while he was incarcerated. Luke never backed down from a fight or a halogen.
Luke was well liked to where his fellow inmates gave him the nickname “Cool Hand Luke. ” To be honest, in my first attempt of watching the film “Cool Hand Luke” I did not enjoy the film, After watching the film a couple of times it sort of hit me with all of the things the film used to have symbolism and to reference the film to The Bible. There were many examples, but only a few stood out to me such as: like the apostle, Luke. Lake’s identification number is thirty seven, which in reference refers to the Book of Luke 1:37, ” For with God no thing shall be James Bible).
In the film Luke devoured fifty eggs. Which In reference was for the fifty prisoners. So Luke therefore “absorbed” all of their sins once he ate all the eggs. After eating the eggs Luke was left on the table to recovery from cruelly over feeding his body, Luke is laying down on the table In the shape of a cross. (Referred in the picture below (IAMB. Com) After a couple of viewings of “Cool Hand Luke” I can truly appreciate this great American classic and see why It was rated In the top 100 films of America by IAMB and ETC. I can truly appreciate how the movie was nominated for four Academy
Awards and see why It at least won one award, this film Is truly beautiful and Inspiring It Is one that should be a mandatory must watch. Cool hand Luke By mosquitoes refers to the Book of Luke 1:37, ” For with God no thing shall be impossible. “(King James Bible). In the film Luke devoured fifty eggs. Which in reference was for the fifty body, Luke is laying down on the table in the shape of a cross. (Referred in the American classic and see why it was rated in the top 100 films of America by IAMB Awards and see why it at least won one award, this film is truly beautiful and inspiring it is one that should be a mandatory must watch.