Man versus society is a shared theme of Frankenstein and One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest. Young Frankenstein (1974) and One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975) were released as the Vietnam War was ending, as American society grappled with Watergate, and as the Counter-Culture movement was coming to an end.
Answer the following question in a minimum of 500 words.
- How are parody and satire used on modern (early 21st century) society? Find an example of an advertisement or video that you believe demonstrates your perspective on parody and satire. In a minimum of 500 words, explain how your selection parodies or satirizes modern society. Be sure to include a link to your advertisement or video so your classmates and instructor may also view it.