Movie Review - 21

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“Movie Review – 21” Ben Campbell is a Havard Medical School’s mathematical genius student who desperate to find 150,000 dollars of money to pay for his college fees. He works a part-time job as an Assistant Manager in a clothes shop which enables him to earn only 8 dollars per hour. As the income is insufficient, he intends to apply for Robinson Scholarship which only extra dazzle person is about to get the scholarship. But before that, Ben had been through a great experience in the most popular Black Jack games with his team; Jill, Choi, Kianna, Fisher and Professor Micky Rosa which is his lecturer; in Vegas during weekends in order to earn more money in a short way. Since the team is excellent in the Black Jack game’s counting cars…show more content…
He should not ruin his reputation as an excellent student in the collage by gambling. The legal issue in the movie is that Professor Micky and his team knows about the Black Jack’s counting cards system. Since they are excellent on that system, they are able to win the game every time they play it. It is illegal for Professor Micky teach the system, especially when considering the system is learned by students. 2 Consequentialism is a theory that focuses on the consequences or result of an action or decision rather than the action or decision itself. If the decision brings about a positive result, the action or decision is said to be an ethically correct. Based on this theory point of view, the action taken by Professor Micky Rosa which are thought his students about the Black Jack counting card system and ordered them to play the game is unethical. This is because the result of his action will bring bad effects to the students and will ruin his reputation as an educationalist person. By ordering the students to play the game may cause them to have interest in gambling. Plus, the action may cause Professor Micky himself to get caught by the police since it is illegal to expose the information of the Black Jack counting cards system, especially when considering that the information receiver are students, which are not eligible to gambling. Deontology is a theory which focuses

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