The Motorcycle Diaries: A journey through South America

The Motorcycle Diaries (2004) originally Diarios de motocicleta is a story of two friends, who travels the South American continent to see the lives of the people there. The movie was casted to memoir revolutionary Che Guevara. The expedition was started by Guevara and his friend Alberto Granado. The story is advancing by showing the American lives of destitution and its socially backward life. The heritage culture of South America is showing through out the movie. The movie also satires the Christian missionaries, who proclaims service to poor people as their prime goal. Che is questioning their rule that leprosy patients should be touched with hand gloves. The movie has been casted as diary that Che is writing to his mother. At the end of the movie Che is telling that the journey has changed him and has installed his social commitments to the South Americans.






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