Film

The True Meaning Behind Clueless

In the film Clueless, based on the Jane Austen novel Emma, Amy Heckerling criticizes consumer behaviors and social standards through many satirical techniques. Heckerling utilizes a caricature of Cher’s self-absorbed personality in order to demonstrate the increase in materialistic desires in society. Additionally, Heckerling stereotypes the female characters Cher and …

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