1984 Compare And Contrast Essay

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The Party of Oceania in 1984 and President Business in The Lego Movie have similar characteristics and goals to gain power. In 1984, the ideology of thought crime, which is just thinking of doing something wrong, compares to the cotton swab in the Lego Movie, which erases the good cop and makes him only evil. In both pieces of literature, there is totalitarian controlled society. Their primary goal is perfection and complete control over their respective communities. A very ordinary guy named Emmet is mistaken as the master Lego builder who is the one who can save the universe. With the aid of a mystic, tough young lady and Batman, Emmet sets out to defeat Lord Business. In the LEGO Movie, Lord Business is the all-knowing leader of the LEGO world, whose absolute hatred of disorder and chaos led him to seek power. He tries and succeeds to freeze the world and prevent anyone or anything from changing. He also wants everything his way and get very angry and disappointed when things do not go the way he wants. Lord Business also believes that there is no such thing as having fun and everything has to be done very seriously. In 1984, unlike the LEGO Movie, “It was a refrain that was often heard in moments of overwhelming emotion. Partly it was a sort of hymn to the wisdom and majesty of Big Brother, but still more it was an act of…show more content…
They had to listen to it every day and some started to try to ignore it every time it started to play. While in the Lego movie there is no song of hate in the film, but there is a song dedicated to how everyone's lives are very dull and nothing much every happens in them. As the film begins, "Everything is Awesome" is sung by many of the LEGO characters, who are instructed to sing along for the next five hours and not stop for any
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