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Crash the Movie Assimilation

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"Crash" the movie is a great tool to help people realize the hardships that immigrants face as they come, and try to assimilate to the U.S. culture. The first part of the assimilation cycle is an immigrant coming to the United States. In the movie this is depicted by the Chinese immigrants in the back of the van driven by Ludacris. They probably didn't know what was going on because none of them probably knew any English at all. When Ludacris dropped them off in China town he is trying to complete the assimilation cycle, by not giving into the urge of making the money that he could of made off of the illegal immigrants from the chop-shop owner. The next step of the assimilation cycle is to live by people who share a similar language…show more content…
This may not be what he wants to do or what he believes in, but he knows that it could be a necessity to protecting his family and his livelihood. As the assimilation cycle continues the second generation kids have higher and more education opportunities and language barriers are removed for the most part and are no longer hold them back. This is shown in the movie when the Persian girl shows that she can speak perfect
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