Glenn Campbell's tweet archive, searching for "hero"

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1: 2016-07-26: What's most remarkable about movie action heroes is how they can fight so many bad guys and still keep their teeth.
2: 2015-05-10: RT @Peripatetia: Hero shot (now) #video
3: 2014-02-01: Big-screen action heroes in Las Vegas (March 2010)
4: 2014-01-08: Dastardly black-clad villain with curlicue moustache tying heroine to railroad tracks: "I would never hurt you explicitly."
5: 2013-10-05: Heroin addict turned Ironman triathlete. Why is this so common?
6: 2013-07-16: Our Heroic Dead (video) @ Ladd, IL
7: 2013-07-15: Spoiler Alert: The hero finds the strength in himself to try things a different way. "It's a long shot but it just might work," he says.
8: 2013-05-31: Spurned suitor stages kidnapping so he can rescue her and be a hero. Accidentally kills her. #justnotthinkingclearly
9: 2013-05-07: Spoiler Alert: The hero loses his superpower but finds a way to gain it back through his own ingenuity.
10: 2013-05-07: Spoiler Alert: The hero wins in the end.
11: 2013-04-07: You are the victim, villain or hero of your life. It's entirely your choice.
12: 2013-04-04: "The Screenwriting Formula" - a book that totally changed my view of the movies. It's all about a flawed hero.
13: 2013-03-29: Wouldn't it be funny if Jesus was a short, bald Jewish guy, not the heroic Aryan Jesus of Western art.
14: 2013-03-11: @MinnieGupta Ah, the tragic Bollywood heroine storage unit shoot!
15: 2013-01-20: RT @KilroyCafe: In fiction, there can be a magical problem, but there shouldn't be a magical solution. The hero must prevail through his ...
16: 2013-01-20: In real life, as in the movies, the hero and villain are evenly matched because if they weren't there wouldn't be a conflict.
17: 2012-12-10: Film Facts of Life: The payoff of every film is a lesson learned by both the hero and the audience (although they may be different lessons).
18: 2012-12-03: "Skyfall: Embracing the Flawed Hero" My essay on why the movie works. cc: @liberance @lawnrocket
19: 2012-11-13: My new review of Skyfall. Embracing the flawed hero.
20: 2012-11-05: The hero of the story will prevail over adversity only by fundamentally changing his methods.
21: 2012-10-25: The most satisfying character story is a hero recovering from his own foolish mistakes. (cc: @lawnrocket)
22: 2012-10-02: Never shoot heroin. You have to have someone for the hero to rescue.
23: 2012-07-15: RT @Kyoks1: Ley d super heroe: al rescatar a alguien, debe pagar por ello d forma incomoda y dolorosa porque si no, lo dara por hecho vi ...
24: 2012-07-08: The flaw of every character—real or fictional—is his pattern of past behavior. To become a hero, he has to change it.
25: 2012-07-07: Sometimes it turns out you were not the hero of the story but the villain. Coming to grips with it makes you a hero again.
26: 2012-04-19: .@Kyoks1 The private lives of celebrities should remain private because we prefer our heroes to be superhuman and without flaw.
27: 2012-03-29: Parents are heroes. Where would we be without them? Still, if you have the choice yourself, better think twice. Is this really wise?
28: 2012-03-11: I've never done meth or heroin, but quitting caffeine has been trial enough. Every day it calls to me.
29: 2012-01-08: The other side of hero worship is anger when the hero can't solve all of your problems.
30: 2011-12-22: @xtinewu @nilayasabnis I don't know ballet, but isn't pointe the Wu equivalent of going from pot to heroin? Should we steal those shoes?
31: 2011-12-08: It is silly to call someone a "hero" when they merely fought to survive.
32: 2011-12-08: Love is a fairy tale of holy grails, magic swords, imperiled virgins and dragon-slaying heroes who can't possibly live up to their billing.
33: 2011-11-08: RT @DalaiLama: The true hero is one who conquers his own anger and hatred.
34: 2011-10-20: Despots are always heroes in their own eyes.
35: 2011-10-14: Imagine a world without entertainment, where instead of imagining yourself doing heroic things you actually did them.
36: 2011-10-09: Every hero's journey involves overcoming his own fatalism. To defeat the enemy, he must find control where never thought he had it.
37: 2011-07-12: RT @MinnieGupta: It's so easy to fall madly in love with a fictional hero. Isn't all love merely fiction?
38: 2011-07-11: In a movie, what prevents the hero from defeating the bad guy is his own defective thinking. He must change it to win the prize.
39: 2011-07-03: All great movies follow the pattern of The Wizard of Oz. There's a journey, but in the end the solution was inside the hero all along.
40: 2011-07-01: American companies could give their drugs nifty trademarked brand names. "Heroin" is too negative. How about Seabreeze™ or Arabian Gold™?
41: 2011-07-01: One little niggling question about Portugal's open drug policy: Where do the drugs come from? Who is supplying the cocaine, heroine, etc.?
42: 2011-04-27: Movies usually offer an optimistic view of human change. The odds may be stacked against the hero, but he'll find a way to overcome them.
43: 2011-04-27: New philosophy video: "The Flawed Movie Hero and What He Teaches Us" Shot this morning in Alberta.
44: 2011-03-30: Megamind has the perfect archetypal story form: the flawed hero overcoming his own weakness. Could watch it again and again!
45: 2010-12-19: Heroes are neither made nor born but are invented by the press whenever they are needed.
46: 2010-12-07: Love is a fairy tale of holy grails, magic swords, imperiled virgins and dragon-slaying heroes who can't possibly live up to their billing.
47: KilroyCafe: 2010-10-26: Anyone can play Guitar Hero. Few can write decent songs that others want to sing.
48: KilroyCafe: 2010-01-26: "Marriage is romantic story in which the hero dies in the first chapter!" @Abhiness
49: KilroyCafe: 2009-09-25: In fiction, there can be a magical problem, but there shouldn't be a magical solution. The hero must prevail through his own resources.
50: KilroyCafe: 2009-09-25: Luke Skywalker's "trust the force" is a weak and phony resolution because the hero isn't finding his own strength, only trusting fate.
51: KilroyCafe: 2009-09-10: Anyone can play "Guitar Hero". Almost no one can write decent songs that others want to sing.
52: KilroyCafe: 2009-08-29: Selling luxury products to people who cannot afford them is like selling them heroin. There is no honor in helping people make bad choices.
53: KilroyCafe: 2009-08-19: District 9: Wikus is a totally fresh and daffy anti-hero hero, a take on real bureaucrats everywhere.
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