Young adults lack ambition in films

Any thoughts about portraying young adults as lacking ambition?
In a romantic comedy, “Two Night Stand” (2014) the anti-heroine is dumped by her boyfriend because she lacks ambition. She recently completed her pre-med university degree because she wanted to be with her boyfriend, although all she wants is to be a wife and mother. The film end with her kissing the man she met on a dating site in reaction to being dumped although neither have a place to live. Megan mirrors another Megan, a young woman in “Laggies” who also has no career or ambition, although the role is usually pinned on young men–or not so young in “Failure to Launch.”

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