Javascript is disabled. Please enable javascript to view images and advanced functionality
Social MediaSummary
Did You Mean: 1984 (advertisement)1984 in American televisionSuper Bowl XVIII

Add research to 1984 (Television Commercial) by attaching materials such as relevant webpages, videos, images or pdf documents here


1984 (Television Commercial) on Social Media

1984 (Television Commercial) Summary

Fictional character in George Orwell's novel Nineteen Eighty-Four

Big Brother (Nineteen Eighty-Four)

Big Brother is a fictional character and symbol in George Orwell's novel Nineteen Eighty-Four. He is ostensibly the leader of Oceania, a totalitarian state wherein the ruling party Ingsoc wields total power "for its own sake" over the inhabitants. In the society that Orwell describes, every citizen is under constant surveillance by the authorities, mainly by telescreens (with the exception of the Proles). The people are constantly reminded of this by the slogan "Big Brother is watching you": a maxim that is ubiquitously on display. In modern culture, the term "Big Brother" has entered the lexicon as a synonym for abuse of government power, particularly in respect to civil liberties, often specifically related to mass surveillance.

1984 (advertisement)2K Games2K Marin2 + 2 = 5Adaptations of Nineteen Eighty-FourAnthony BurgessApple Inc.BBCBULLRUNBad Aibling Station
Website Menu