Boiler Room – Literary Elements

A college dropout gets a job as a broker for a suburban investment firm, which puts him on the fast track to success, but the job might not be as legitimate as it sounds.

1.0) What is the point of view of the movie?

2.0) What is the plot of the movie?

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3.0) Describe the following characters using the Fox Character Analysis Pyramid which includes name/title, physical appearance, personality, character’s role, character’s problems/challenges, major accomplishments, cultural context, and world view.

3.1) Giovanni Ribisi as Seth

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3.2) Nia Long as Abby

2 Nia Long as Abby

3.3) Ben Affleck as Jim Young

3 Ben Affleck as Jim Young

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3.4) Vin Diesel as Chris

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4.0) What is the theme of the movie?

5.0) What is the setting of the movie?  How important is the setting?

6.0) What is the genre of the movie?

7.0) Does the movie have any cultural lessons?

8.0) What are the literary conflicts of the movie?

Boiler room (business)

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