Jim House Film Analysis
INT. HOME – NIGHT
A small family consisting of 4 members are packing their bags, getting ready to leave for dinner with their relatives. The parents and their oldest son are going, but the younger one insists on staying back to finish his homework.
CHRIS walks from the kitchen to the corridor and comes to the guest room, he sits down and he is waiting for his parents and older brother to leave, so he can lock the main door.
Hey mum don’t forget to bring me some food on your way back home! MOTHER
Why don’t you just come with us them Chris? Trust me it’s gonna be so fun! Even your cousins will be there, you can hang around together! CHRIS
Mum please… Just bring me food on your way back don’t give me lectures again, we already …show more content…
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