Apologia in Film

Say Anything


Zootopia (2016): Mortification, Corrective Action

The Nutty Professor (1996): Good Intentions, Corrective Action


The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean (1972): Mortification, Differentiation, Accident


The Gift (2015): Mortification, Bolstering


The Fugitive (1993): Denial


Silver Linings Playbook (2012): Good Intentions, Shifting Blame, Denial


Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981): Accident, Shifting Blame, Mortification


Planes, Trains, & Automobiles (1987): Attacking the Accuser, Bolstering


Patton (1970): Good Intentions, Transcendence, Mortification


Never Back Down (2008): Mortification, Good Intentions, Defeasibility


Love Story (1970): Mortification


Kicking and Screaming (2005): Mortification


Forrest Gump (1994): Mortification, Defeasibility, Denial


Erin Brockovich (2000): Non-Apology


Empire Strikes Back (1980): Mortification


Empire Strikes Back (1980): Denial


Chocolat (2000): Mortification, Corrective Action


Billy Madison (1995): Mortification


A Fish Called Wanda (1998): Attacking the Accuser, Mortification, Corrective Action


The Polar Express (2004): Denial


Spiderman 3 (2007): Transcendence, Accident, Mortification, Bolstering

The Princess Bride (1987): Defeasibility