Other Themes of the Gangster Genre in Movie Genre Analysis

So far, we’ve seen three major themes that span all the genres.

These include Reason versus passion, Innocence versus experience and Body versus soul.

In this video, we’ll look at the gangster genre thematically and discover more specific themes within this field.

Many more themes exist! The important thing to notice about themes as you explore the genre movies is that each has its own emotional effect. Let’s discover how deep our understanding of how gangster movies can go.

Take a moment to reflect on what kinds of pleasure you feel when watching or even just thinking about themes like these. We look forward to discussing that with you in our Facebook group:

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Anthony Metivier


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