[EVA] Plot Structure
Zhou Tai An
kain at pacific.net.sg
Sat Nov 8 22:18:44 EST 1997
At 11:06 PM 11/7/97 -0500, you wrote:
>Interesting thought. Part of the reason why some people dislike the
>ending of the series (25 + 26) is due to story structure.
>Modern audiences are conditioned to expect the climax of a plot
>at the end. (In this case, in the final episode.) In Eva, I think
>the actual plot climaxed in episode 24, and the final two episodes
>served as resolution. You usually don't see that much resolution
>on television, so this came to a shock to quite a few people.
I agree. I think it's ending is very appropriate though...in keeping with
the series as a whole.
Zhou Tai An (kain at pacific.net.sg)
"There is no one simple truth." Rune Walsh
"Who is this? This is I.
Who is I? What is I? - Rei Ayanami
I am myself. This object is I.
The figure that forms me."
When someone stands in the light but does not give it out, a shadow is created.
More information about the oldeva