Prothero Movie Themes

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Throughout the film there is a major theme of oppression. The film is set in a future Britain that is oppressed by the Norsefire Regime. Daily life is filled with rules and restrictions and acting against these rules is highly punishable. The people in this society are nothing more than cogs. You are expected to obey and serve under Norsefire. This obedience and servitude is enforced through fear and manipulation. When the story starts off with Evey we learn that there are even curfews set to keep people under control. Most people don’t even realize how much they are being controlled until V begins his endeavors. This idea of servitude is hammered into the minds of this society by people like Prothero. One saying that Prothero repeats constantly
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