Both burke and zemeckis explore these experiences by using a variety of techniques, particularly flashbacks and many forms of imagery that relate to their fears, the way people deal with crisis and friendship in a in which the viewer can relate to them making it more realistic in the story of tom brennan,. Free essay: 'the story of tom brennan' melany rooney prologue 'in a couple of hours they would wake up and find us gone, far away, so as not to remind them flashbacks to tom's previous rugby games with his brother re-affirm the loss he feels towards his old life tom feels the need to have. Tom's recent past: the 'sudden death' football party where all the trouble begins, and the terrible, tragic events of that night and days that follow this use of flashbacks, showing readers only a glimpse at a time of past events, enables jc burke to tell a story within a story, and to link the dramatic events of the past with tom's.
Author jc burke presented to year 12 students, an analysis of her novel the story of tom brennan teachers from the school then cut the video into sections, linking. Tom brennan slide summary - free download as pdf file (pdf), text file (txt) or view presentation slides online c: texts and society the story of tom brennan – jc burke learning to drive flashback • the night of the accident • the unexpected move undertaken with speed and secrecy • fin in hospital.
Summary edit tom brennan is from iowa and is the childhood friend of kate austen when tom was young, he flew to dallas by himself and received a toy plane in the process in 1989, kate and tom decided to create a time the scene is notable because it is a flashback concerning jacob although the young boy is not. Tom brennan was kate's childhood sweetheart many years later, he had a baby named connor with his wife, rachel he became a doctor in st francis hospital in iowa, where he scheduled a fake mri for kate's mother diane janssen so that kate could see her one last time before she dies following.
The story of tom brennan by jc burke starts with a fatal car accident – a young driver flashbacks showing readers only a glimpse at a time of past event with tom's present emotional state increases drama and tension becomes determined to be a better person and becomes a mentor in prison also conflict with. Mackenzie astin as tom brennan daniel roebuck as dr leslie arzt beth broderick as diane janssen anosh yaqoob as sanjay tamara lynch as nurse scott rogers as wheeler episode chronology ← previous the greater good, next → exodus lost (season 1) list of lost episodes born to run is the 22nd.