The film “ The Breakfast club” by John Hughes is about five students from stereotype endure a saturday detention under a power- hungry principal. This group includes rebel John, princess Claire, outcast Allison, Brainy Brain, and Andrew, the jock. Each has a chance to tell their story, making the others see them a little differently. These characters are very similar, in terms of their family pressures, personality, and their relationships with other
In “ The Breakfast Club” five high school students have to go to a Saturday detention for eight hours. Each student is from a different social group, or clique. You have the “brain,” the “athlete,” the “basketcase,” the “princess,” and the “criminal.” Although they are not the same and come from different groups, we soon realize that they are it may not seem that way at first, but as time goes by in their dentition, they all begin to realize they really are not different after all and start to recognize traits they share with each other. The criminal.
For it, he developed a separate structure that told him it was suitable to use his intellect as well as his physical presence to threaten those that he saw to be angry towards him or his friends. This is what causes him to lash out at Carmine Scarpaglia and was the ammo behind his intellectual beating of Clark at the bar. Based on Albert Bandura 's concepts of observational learning and hostile behavior, it is possible that Will had created this personality constructs in reaction to his early child abuse. He observed the abuse when his foster father was not penalized for it, thereby subconsciously recalling the knowledge that overly hostile behavior is occasionally acceptable. This also demonstrates a personality that admits Julian Rotter 's "external locus of control.
High school can be a dreadful place for many, and for some it is an amazing experience. The hallways are filled with people of all sorts of backgrounds and numerous social circles. Every individual has his or her rank on the totem pole of popularity. John Hughes’ movie The Breakfast Club exemplifies these diversities and social circles as five teenagers form a new bond one Saturday in detention.
If you’ve ever seen The Breakfast Club, you’ll know that at the beginning of the movie each teen identified as and viewed each other as a different archetype: a brain, an athlete, a basket-case, a princess, and a criminal. But by the end of the film, they were able to understand and admit that they all share many of the characteristics associated with each other’s groups, and that they had all simplified each other to a stereotype. This is how I feel about archetypes, too—archetypes are easy and can fit one’s surface, but they are not realistic. Humans are dynamic beings and no person can fit into one static stereotype.
With issues such as adolescent depression, loss, young love, and self discovery, how could teens help but talk about it? This strikes to the heart of adolescent life! There are also controversial aspects in this novel. For example, underage smoking, drinking, and watching porn to name a few. Looking for Alaska contains all of these
As depicted in the movie The Breakfast Club, five students from different social groups are forced to spend an afternoon of detention together. As the movie progresses, the kids learn more about each other and themselves, realizing that the labels given to them by society do not define who they are as people. Each character in the movie is subjected to stereotypes. Instead of taking the time out to get to know one another, the students identify each other by the groups they belong to. Clair is seen as a princess, Brian a nerd, Allison a basket case, John a
The movie portrays different stereotypes ranging from the most popular student to the student that is constantly in trouble and comes from a rough home life. The main characters are Claire, Bryan, Andrew, Allison, and Bender. Principle Vernon plays a key role in the development of the plot in The Breakfast Club. His character is used to represent other adults in the world at this time and their opinion on teenagers. During the movie, the five students are put in the library to think about their actions and the reasons why they are there; however, they end up bonding and getting to learn about one another.
Self concept plays a contributing role in a person’s characters and actions (verbal and nonverbal). I am a seventeen year old female who is Hmong, Chinese and Colombian and grew up in the suburb of Chaska, Minnesota. People who have shaped me are my family, friends and peers. The Breakfast Club is a film about five students who spend a day in detention and discover who they are to themselves and others. The character profile on each of them include their self perception, goals, values, strengths, weaknesses, verbal/nonverbal behavior, family, and self disclosures.
Group Dynamics and The Breakfast Club The breakfast club is a movie where five teenagers all get stuck in Saturday detention with each other. All of these teenagers are completely different but by the end of detention, all become friends in a way while in detention. This film is an example of group dynamics in society because it shows how different people from different social groups can all come together and make time pass faster in detention. By coming together, they slowly move into an “in-group” rather than an “out-group” like they were before.
The Breakfast Club The Breakfast Club is a film about five very different a students who are stuck in detention all day on a Saturday. From the opening scene it is apparent that these students are from very different social groups. The quote that illustrated the real social barriers for me is a quote from a Bender the "rebel" to Andrew the "jock". Bender tells Andrew "Do you think I would speak for you? I don't even know your language.
Isaiah carter 3B Hero’s journey for those who may not know what that might be it seems like an impossible task that only a special character possesses. But unfortunately that’s not how this cookie crumbles so if you ask yourself what a hero’s journey is I’ll be glad to tell you. A hero’s journey is when the character (Hero) goes out on a quest and receives good deeds on behalf of his people from whom he/she represents.
In the novel Ready Player One and the movie The Breakfast Club have many things in common. Five teenagers fighting to survive in the world where they have to be different to be able to survive and be accepted. Teenagers live are thought when they have to hide from who they are. They are pressure by families and friends. James Halliday chooses the Breakfast Club movie because they come from different stereotypes where they can help each other finding themselves by becoming friends.
In the 1980s, one of the most recognizable producer and director was John Hughes. His portrayal of teens during this decade is popularly known the such films as The Breakfast Club, Weird Science, and Ferris Buller’s Day Off. In The Breakfast Club, he depicts teenagers in a way that “…conveyed some feeling for the social tensions and frustrations created by high school clique and lifestyle divisions — nerds, jocks, preppies, druggies, and valley girls. Sometimes even class barriers are alluded…”