In the movie “About a Boy”, the main character, Will Freeman was living a very comfortable and leisurely lifestyle thanks to the left substantial royalties. He had never worked before, only spending his time enjoying life. Would you say his
The movie “An Education” shows Jenny made some life mistakes. Should we prevent her from making these? No, not really. We ultimately want her to go on the right path. This path is to follow her heart: free will (inner
In the movie “Chocolat” several characters have to face their own fears. They were unable to deal with these at the beginning, however this changed as they saw an example of someone who followed her heart. The bigger fear plays
The movie “An Education” illustrates that pursue of temptations and desires could ultimately lead to unhappiness. This is when pursue comes from the mind and not from the heart. The mind produces emotions like fear, despair and frustrations. When pursue
The movie “Chocolat” demonstrates very well how force ultimately leads to destruction. We use force when we do not allow others or ourselves to have freedom of choice. We decide what others and even ourselves should do or not do.
The movie “Mona Lisa Smile” (2003) shows students from 1950 brought up and learned to fulfill the role of a traditional housewife. That means after their studies to marry, have children and become a housewife. Most students see this as
In the movie “Chocolat”, none of the villagers were truly able to live with their passions, until Vianne came into town. The external limitations were the strict regulations, forbidding their freedom in following their desires. The mayor of the town