The Love Story Between Jack And Rose
Jack Dawson (Leonardo DiCaprio) is a third class passenger who
wins his ticket to Titanic in a lucky round of poker.
Rose Dewitt Bukater (Kate Winslet) is a first class passenger, engaged to the
proud and obnoxious Cal Hockley. The family deeply needs the
money that will be provided by Hockley in marriage since he was heir
to a wealthy estate. Hockley is very unkind and abusive towards
Jack and Rose meet as Rose threatens to throw herself off
the Titanic, after her grim realization of her life to come. She
explains, "I saw my life as if I had already lived it. An endless
parade of parties and polo matches, always the same narrow
Jack, however is a penniless free spirited artist who captures Rose's
heart. From then on their love blossoms, to a love so true they are
willing to risk their lives for one another.
Jack made a sketch of Rose
with a mystical diamond that Hockley had given her. This was later
recovered by the explorers looking for the Heart of the Ocean diamond
that had been worn by Louis XIV. The diamonds whereabouts were
never revealed to the explorers. The diamond would have been worth
millions. The diamond was a very rare blue diamond which is very
precious. Jack is shown here talking to Rose about some of his
As fate would have it, Titanic strikes an iceberg hundreds of
miles at sea causing pandemonium aboard. The seaman
tried their best to turn Titanic, but the force was too great.
Five of the ships chambers had began to fill with water
spelling the doom of the Titanic.
The water rushed into the Titanic forcing the first class
women and children to evacuate the boat first. Second and
third class people were held in caged hallways. Rose chose
to stay with Jack and to get off with him. They were not able
to get into a lifeboat. The ship sank diffusing its passengers
into the icy Atlantic waters. Their trust was only but in God.
Everyone has life preservers on, causing them not to drown.
The water was freezing cold with hundreds of people in the
Jack was able to get Rose onto what appeared to be a floating board in this
scene. Death was slowly creeping up on all of the people in the water. All
but six including Jack perished that night in the icy waters. Rose survived.
Their love never was broken. Jack gave his life to spare Rose. The lifeboats
stayed out at sea except for one that found Rose and saved her.