Compare Washington Irvings The legend of the sleepy hollow with Tim Burtons film version, Sleepy Hollow. in the essay discuss:
How do the two differ in terms of the elements of the Gothic Tradition?
How do they compare in terms of the Todorovs Gothic Criteria?
Which is the better version and why
How do the alterations in the old story reflect a more 20th century aesthetic? in other words how was our Gothic sensibility transformed in 150 years and why
make sure to aID specific detail from both film and texts, with quotes as well