Term Paper

A Comparison of Sam Mendes’s Road to Perdition and the Graphic Novel

1 pages | 160 words

This essay will analyze Sam Mendes's movie Road to Perdition in terms of its faithfulness to the original graphic novel by Max Allan Collins. In order to evaluate the movie's success in this respect, the paper will first provide a brief overview of the plot and characters of the graphic novel, before moving on to discuss Mendes's interpretation. Particular attention will be paid to the ways in which the movie differs from the novel, as well as the ways in which