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For this assignment, please select a
movie from the list below. View it entirely, and then respond to the questions
below. Keep your answers brief, and proofread them carefully for spelling,
grammar, punctuation, etc.

FORMATTING INSTRUCTIONS:

1.
Double spaced, Times Roman 12, 1 inch margins

2.
No title page.

3.
Put your name on first line. Psyc 233-Movie (on second line). Put title of
movie Centered on the 3rd line

3.
No reference page

4. PLEASE
spell and grammar check your paper

6.
Submit in .doc, .docx, or .pdf forms ONLY!!!!!!!!!!!!!

a) I cannot stress this enough!!!!!!!!!!!

b) You will receive a zero if it is not
in one of these forms as it cannot be opened!!!!!!!!!!

c) I know this seems excessive, but I spend every semester dealing
with this issue and I am not including it as part of the
“directions”

MOVIE WRITING ASSIGNMENT (50 pts)
For this assignment, please select a movie from the list below. View it entirely, and then respond to the questions below. Keep your answers brief, and proofread them carefully for spelling, grammar, punctuation, etc.
MOVIE options:
?My Girl (1991)
?Stand By Me (1986)
?I am Sam (2001)
?Radio Flyer (1992)
Matilda (1996)
A Walk to Remember (2002)

You will submit answers for the following questions. You can cut and paste them into a document for upload into a drop box provided for the assignment.?
QUESTIONS:
1. Name of Movie:
2. Name of Main Character (birth to age 18) and his/her approximate age:
(Note: If child ages during movie, describe age range; e.g., ?Sally was 8 to 12 years old during this movie.?)
3. Erikson?s stage that matches the age of that main character (in #2) during most of the movie:
________________________ vs. _________________________
4. What evidence did you see in the movie that the character was working through (or coping or struggling with) that stage (from #3 above)? (1-2 sentences only!)
5. What is the primary stressor/problem this child faced? (be specific!)
6. List FOUR specific topics from ANY textbook chapters or readings we have covered so far that you OBSERVED in the movie. For each one, tell me HOW it was illustrated (only 1 sentence each). For example, ?The movie illustrates adolescent egocentrism because Robbie does not consider how his actions affect his family members when he yells that he hates them.?
7. List TWO ways the main character (or his/her life) is TYPICAL for his/her age group.
8. List TWO ways the main character (or his/her life) is NOT typical for his/her age group.
9. Tell me ONE way this movie seemed unrealistic to you.
10. What did you MOST LIKE about this movie (1 thing only)?
11. What did you LEAST LIKE about this movie (1 thing only)?

FORMATTING INSTRUCTIONS:
1. Double spaced, Times Roman 12, 1 inch margins
2. No title page.
3. Put your name on first line. Psyc 233-Movie (on second line). Put title of movie Centered on the 3rd line
3. No reference page
4.?PLEASE spell and grammar check your paper
6. Submit in .doc, .docx, or .pdf forms ONLY!!!!!!!!!!!!!
? ? ?a) I cannot stress this enough!!!!!!!!!!!
? ? ?b) You will receive a zero if it is not in one of these forms as it cannot be opened!!!!!!!!!!
? ? ?c) I know this seems excessive, but I spend every semester dealing with this issue and I am not?including it as part of the “directions”?