Film Examples – Social Values

Below you will see some examples of past and present film texts that reveal the changes to the discourse Gender Roles within the Family context and the discourse of Family. Of course there are many more examples. Here is just a few.

Mr Mom 1983

3 Men & A Baby 1987

Parenthood 1989

Alien 1979

The Parent Trap 1998

Thelma & Louise 1991

Finding Nemo 2003 - Single Dad

Devil Wears Prada 2006

Dan in the real world 2007

Revolutionary Road 2009

The kids are all right 2010

Life as we know it 2010

Back Up Plan 2010

The Switch 2010

Friends with kids 2011

What to expect when you are expecting 2012

Frozen 2013

The Delivery Man 2013

Blended 2014

The Intern 2015