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Examples Of Characterism In The Movie Moana

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“Moana” Imagine that your parents abandoned you and no one liked you; think about how no one cared for you or talked to you. Wouldn't you want people to talk to you, or love you? That’s what Moui felt like in the movie “Moana.” Moui was a mortal like us, but his parents abandoned him. Then the gods took care of him, but he was still abandoned by them. Moui had nobody to love him or talk to. So to gain the love that he never felt from others, he took the Stone of Creation thinking mankind would worship him. What he didn’t realize was what the repercussions were. Then the main character Moana sets off to find Moui to save her village, because when Moui took the stone everything started losing life. In the film, “Moana,” the story teller uses the archetype of hero to reveal how we as humans take the risk of saving others because we want to be loved and worship by others. In the beginning of Moana, Maui told mona that he took all of the things such as islands, wind, sun, and ect. For people. He also made a song about all of the things he did for man and he tells them “you're welcome” for pulling out islands from the sea and other things. He was making it clear that he was the hero to everyone. In the film, Moui song goes, “What can I say except ‘You're welcome’, For the tides, the sun, the sky. Hey, it's okay, it's okay, you're welcome, I'm just an ordinary demi-guy!” When Moui sings the song “you're welcome” he makes it sound like everyone is saying thank you and
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