The Joy Luck Club - Power/fearShe instils fear into the family through saying she had bad dreams in which she said that there will be destruction. The more stories she said, the more fear there was in the family so she was able to get her way.
Karate Kid - Revealing expression to submit to power.Dre is bullied by some boys. After being beaten up several times, one of the boys tells the Cheng that he should stop. He replies with the statement “Remember what we learnt? No weakness, no pain, no mercy”. This shows that Dre has to first reveal his expression and show his shame and lack of power before he’s given mercy.
Slumdog Millionaire - Example of perspectiveThis group of people are all trying to remember what they know vaguely about Edinburgh to write up a magazine article. They all have perceptions of it from living in India and never visiting.