Claire Metheny English II, 1 st period Due 10/23/13. Family Relationships in Entertainment . Introduction. Family Relationships are the basis for a lot of modern day stories as well as ancient ones. In this case, I found it in Oedipus Rex, Full House, and . Text-To-Text.
English II, 1st period
Family relationships are shown in Oedipus Rex by who he marries. Oedipus marries his mother and has children with her, not even realizing that she is his mother. He creates a new relationship with her through this. This makes the relationship between Oedipus, his parents, and his kids very awkward and weird.
Full House looks at Family Relationships in a whole different way. Full House is the story of three sisters being raised by their friends and two of his old friends. It goes through triumphs and heartbreak, as well as stereotypical family situations that people may find themselves in. It talks of love, death and being stranded on a deserted island. Full House is like the “perfect family” that everyone wants to be a part of.