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Who Is The Protagonist In The Movie Breaking Bad

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Stephanie Borges
RS 1118
Prof. Hanson
October 14, 2017
Film Response: Breaking Bad Lyden describes the protagonist in gangster films as a “ruthless criminal who rises to the top of an organization through his unstoppable desire for success at any price.” Walter White fits this description, maybe not so much in the first season of Breaking Bad but as the series progresses we see his moral compass become increasingly skewed and his actions grow worse and worse. At the beginning of the series he is family man, a high school teacher, a pretty good guy but as his involvement in the drug world continues he becomes a hardened criminal who commits morally despicable acts such as murder. While I understand Walter Whites motivations in the series,
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