Marriage and Family

On Middlife Crisi in the Film American Beauty

Cheng Chuanrong
Chinese Department of Anshun College
Journal of Anshun University 2009-5

Abstract:The motif of the film American Beauty is the middle-class family life in America, which shows the varied fatigues of middle-aged men, among which marriage, self-salvation, child-education and ideas are the most emphsized ones.
Keywords:middlife crisis, fatigue, marriage, self-salvation, child-education, ideas

Paper type:Published