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Heroism is not limited to a specific type of person Anybody can beheroic the question is what makes a heroic person a hero According toJoseph Campbell and his book Hero with a Thousand Faces there is aspecific journey that every hero must follow separation-initiation-return which might be named the nuclear monomyth 23 Campbellsmonomyth argues that at the core of all heroes myths stories and fairytales there is only one layout of steps for a heros journey The filmindustry has adopted his theory and morphed it to their needs Quest forCamelot is a childrens movie based in Arthurian England when Camelotexisted The Movie follows main character Kayley on her journey with afew friends to save Camelot from the evil clutches of ex-knight Ruber whokilled her father Kayley and her friends are considered to be the heroesof the movie but do not necessarily match Joseph Campbells theory of aheros journey Quest for Camelot is a somewhat dark story thatincorporates many stages of a heros journey according Joseph Campbell butincludes a second Disney formula that the movie follows as well makingthe movie and the heroes on a separate level than many other animatedmoviesDarkness of film Many animated childrens movies are light hearted fun magical andmany times disregarded when thinking of heroes Quest for Camelot is a funand magical journey but is not light hearted The tasks at hand for theheroes Kayley Garret Devon and Cornwall are colossal The movie beginswith the death of Kayleys father In regards to childrens movies deathis not usually involved and scares most children When the journey ispresented to young hero Kayley the entire kingdoms future safety lies inher hands Ruber the villain trying to take over Camelot explains hisplan for the kingdom in a very passionate song lets go back to war andviolenceYour worst dream Thats my idealets go back to good old baddays CITEEE Ruber makes it clear that he is
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