Curley is introduced as a very angry character he ‘glanced coldly at george and then at lennie’ he then tenses up and steinbeck describes him in a fighter’s stance, steinbeck foreshadows the events to come, by showing us curley’s hatred for george and particularly lennie. George and lennie are complete opposites george is a small, quick intelligent man, while lennie is a man of huge dimensions but has the brain of a child throughout the story lennie acts in ways that infuriate george, but george will always be there for his friend because he knows lennie needs him to survive. Curley chooses to fight lennie because he thinks he won't fight back but because george gets angry and tells lennie to fight back, he does george being angry is not the only negative effect that curley's teasing had on man, but also now lennie is angry and in danger of getting in trouble and curley himself gets hurt. Lennie is to dumb to dislike curley back because lennie does whatever george tells him to, and george tells lennie to stay away form curley steinbeck makes curley out to be a character in which you dislike from meeting him. In the story, there are two oddly paired men, who travel side by side and support each other with the goal of living the ideal life in a world of loneliness and trouble, these characters, george and lennie, find comfort within the presence of each other.
Curley’s wife was given a name in the first movie her name was may i think that the first movie we watched best depicted her because of the way she dressedlennie was not much different between the book and the two movies. John steinbeck portrays in his novella of mice and men the theme of loneliness within the novelette of mice and men, steinbeck creates about the fantastic depression and how two friends, lennie and george, stay collectively through this hard time. Of mice and men essay-a comparison between lennie and candy the novel “of mice and men” is filled with characters that portray weakness they are steinbeck’s commentary on the general attitude towards the “weak”, and on the stereotype of “weak”, and perhaps even on the belief of “survival of the fittest”-social darwinism.
In a similar fashion to curley’s wife, crooks is discriminated and treated unfairly in comparison to the other ranch hands it is simply evident as they refer to crooks as a “nigger” this is offensive but he is at the bottom of the hierarchy so evidently “he don’t give a damn about that. Of mice and men - curley's wife lennie small of mice and men of mice and men: lennie and george of mice and men comparison between slim and curley a reason to fight discuss lennie's motives in killing lennie. Essay title: of mice and men comparison between slim and curley there are two kinds of men in this world in john steinbeck’s novel of mice and men he gives examples for what he thinks is the best and worst kind of man. Curley organizes the posse to find lennie and punish him and slim is forced to go along with the violence what is lennie's state of mind as he goes to hide in the brush lennie emphasizes his consciousness of his failure.
Lennie and curly are not two characters who immediately come to mind that share a lot of similarities, they are very different i think what the two men share most in common is fear curley is a. Compare and contrast of mice and men movie and book the classic novel, of mice and men, written by john steinbeck was made into a hollywood blockbuster in 1992 directed and acted by gary sinise and john malkovich, hollywood took a stab at trying to recreate this literary success. Don’t judge a book for its cover in the book “of mice and men”, the people in the bunkhouse had their differences and similarities crooks and lennie had their own differences and similarities, crooks suffered from racism while lennie didn’t, crooks was a lonely man while lennie had george, and both of them were outside of society.
Compare and contrast to characters in of mice and men to form a statement about steinbeck's massage in the novella slim & curley, goerge and lennie, candy & crooks, curley's wife and crooks. Discuss the relationship between george and lennie the friendship that george and lennie share forms the core of the novella, and although steinbeck idealizes and perhaps exaggerates it, he never questions its sincerity from lennie’s perspective, george is the most important person in his life. Does everyone on your team have their comparison writing completed yes 400 after lennie killed curley's wife, who does he think of who is aunt clara 400 daily double: you hadda george, i swear you hadda - who said this and why did the person say this who is slim 400 what was steinbeck's job during ww2.
Of mice and men & the great gatsby reflection – nathan statt humble attitude and one that seemed very kind in comparison to the people he was surrounded by on the farm that he and lennie traveled to for example, curley, one of the residents of the farm, is an abusive and jealous man that enjoys the thrill of getting in fights. The author’s use of the animal ‘bear’ to compare lennie to, symbolizes that he can be the ‘dangerous, strong bear’, or the ‘cuddly teddy bear’ it indicates that whilst lennie is a big and strong man, he is also just a playful, childish boy who needs guidance. Finally, at the end of the novel slim, curley and carlson find lennie dead and george with the gun in his hand george lies and tells the men that lennie had carlson’s gun and that he took the gun from lennie shot him in the back of his neck. Much can be learned by contrasting the demise of curley's wife, a beautiful young woman, and the execution-style shooting of lennie, a mentally handicapped laborer panicked by curley's wife's scream and unconscious of his brutal strength, lennie accidentally snaps the neck of the newlywed.
The comparison of lennie to a bear shows that he is not refined or sophisticated, although he is strong, unpredictable and perhaps dangerous 'snorting into the water like a horse' lennie's characterisation as outlined above, is suggested in the use of animal imagery. Curley’s married woman treats him like if he was her slave one clip she entered his room and started minimizing him because of his colour he besides doesn’t goes to the “saloon” to play cards or hang out with the other cats. Upon meeting lennie for the first time, curley’s eyes “stopped” and he “glanced coldly” at george and then at lennie already, curley is trying to act authoritative, and he seems to think that making this first impression on george and lennie will put him in a position of power.