The following 5-page document is a study guide movie packet to guide a viewer's analysis of the 1955 film "Rebel without a Cause" directed by Nicholas Ray. The study guide can be used for study in an English or film studies class. The first page provides a cast and crew list and a background and introduction to the film. The second page provides a notes page for viewers to write their notes. The third page is a grammar/writing mini-lesson on eliminating wordiness with sentences related to the film. The fourth page provides comprehension questions that actively challenge viewers to analyze the work's story and style. The fifth page provides discussion questions on the work's characterization conflict, and themes. The sixth page is a genre study page, asking students what characteristics of a teen film are evident in "Rebel without a Cause."
A multiple choice quiz that can be used as a summative assessment on the film is available as a separate purchase.