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com/tv-series-esl-discussion-questions/harold-and-maude-literaryelements/ Young, rich, and obsessed with death, Harold finds himself changed forever when he meets lively septuagenarian Maude at a funeral. 1) What is the point of view of the movie?

2) What is the plot of the movie?

3) Describe the following characters using the Fox Character Analysis Pyramid which includes name/title, physical appearance, personality, character’s role, character’s problems/challenges, major accomplishments, cultural context, and world view. Ruth Gordon as Dame Marjorie "Maude" Chardin

Bud Cort as Harold Parker Chasen

Vivian Pickles as Mrs. Chasen

4) What is the theme of the movie?

5) What is the setting of the movie? How important is the setting?

6) What is the genre of the movie?

7) Does the movie have any cultural lessons?

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