Angela’s Ashes Essay Examples

Ashes The movie presents tough stories of Mr. Frank McCourt’s upbringing while looking back to an attractive and romantic view of destitution. Frank and his family are seen to be trying as much as they can to evade the poverty endemic that they encountered in the slums of pre-war Limerick. In the introductory part of the film, the family lives in Brooklyn, but after the passing of one of Frank’s siblings, they return home, only to encounter a worse situation they were before. Prejudice against Frank’s father makes his quest for a job in the Republic tough despite having fought for the IRA previously. However, when his father gets money, he spends all the money on drinks. McCourt’s voice is a...