The Importance of Family in The Blind Side


Image result for the blind sideWhen the word “family” is mentioned, there are many topics that fall around it. There are actually so many topics that it can have multiple meanings. According to Charles B. Nam, “the family definition is controlled by the household definition” (Nam). It all depends on the person that is defining it. In the heart-warming film The Blind Side, family is the main theme. With actors such as Sandra Bullock and Tim McGraw, their meaning of family is very clear: to be part of a family you do not need to be blood related. Throughout the film the values of a true family are shown.

In the Blind Side, the main themes that can be looked at are:

  • Race
  • Blood Relation
  • Social Class