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Grease: Inter-role conflict

by Aimee DuBois

This clip, from the film "Grease", shows the character Danny Zucko as he experiences a type of role conflict called inter-role conflict. Here, he is expected to act one way with his friends and a different way with his love interest, Sandy. Danny cannot meet both roles expectations at the same time, placing him in an inter-role conflict. He chooses to meet his friends' expectations, becoming role incompetent with Sandy.

Grease: Inter-role conflict

This clip is from the film, "Grease" and illustrates an example if role conflict...specifically, inter-role conflict.

from Grease (1978)
Creator: Randal Kleiser
Distributor: Paramount Pictures
Posted by Aimee DuBois