He is intended to be rich and hence acquire both the estate of Van Tassel and the beauty of Katrina, an aspect that made him pursue her.Unfortunately, he could not easily achieve this as Brom Van Brunt, a guy who was very handsome stood on his way.Brom Bones told them how he challenged the Headless Horseman in a race and how the Horseman disappeared.
He is intended to be rich and hence acquire both the estate of Van Tassel and the beauty of Katrina, an aspect that made him pursue her.
Ichabod is seen to be a local pedagogue who served as a teacher of the school house in his local area.
Ichabod was recognized as a strict teacher who was quite common to the students’ families, more so to the families with pretty girls.
This story is based on a real legend and it reveals how the main character, Ichabod Crane, disappeared.
It is such an effective story about the ghost in which Irving makes the audience to guess the truth beyond the matter after its end. At the beginning, the movie appears to be so similar to the story, but later changes to a direction different from the original plot.
The spirit that was said roamed this land was a figure on a horse After school hours, he would be the companion of the older boys. He was a local hero who decided a long time ago to marry Katrina Van Tassel.
He would spent long Winter evenings with the old Dutch wives. He was interested in the legend of the Headless Horseman. It was one evening that Ichabod arrived at Heer Van Tassel's castle.
It was a ghost that roamed the small valley of Sleepy Hollow.
Then one dark night Ichabod was chased through the woods by the Headless Horse Man. Long ago there was a town called Greenburgh or some called it Tarry Town.
Not far from that village lied a valley called Sleepy Hollow. The land had something that anyone that went there felt drowsy.
Some said that the place was bewitched by a High German doctor during the early days of settlement.