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In the movie Casablanca the main character Rick as well as his bar Ricks Place represent what it was to be an American in the 1940's.The country was undergoing a drastic change at this time period, and there was a great deal of ignorance as to what the future held due to the fact of a war.Rick and his bar symbolized this.
Rick symbolizes Americans because of his willing to help the under dog.This is shown in the scene where Rick helps a young couple at his Casino to get the money to pay for transfer papers to get to America where they will be safe.The young girl pleads with Rick because the Police Chief has promised her the papers in return for sexual favors, which she doesn't want to take part in because she doesn't want to be unfaithful to her husband.Following the scene, the Police Chief tells Rick that he always knew that he was sentimental at heart.This is a complete change in Rick's personality as a cold, and somewhat cynical person.However, his internal need to help the weak overcome the strong comes out which exemplifies his American values.
Rick's Place is also a microcosm of America in the late 1930's and early 40's.The appearance of the bar is that it is a happy place when actually most of the customers are uncomfortable and unsure.They are unsure because they don't know what their future holds in concern to the war.The environment is also very tense in the bar.This shows what it was like to live in America because the country's citizens also did not know what was in store for them.They did not know whether or not they would be involved in a war or if they wanted to be involved in the war.This shows similarities in both atmospheres.
Finally, Rick's relationship with his girlfriend is very much the same as many young couples in America that wer