The Value of Patriotism in The Lone Survivor Film

Tri Wulan, Andri Purwanto


The aim of this research is to identify and analyze the value of patriotism displayed in the film Lone Survivor. The theory used in analyzing the value of patriotism is Rashid's theory and divides the value of patriotism into 7 values, namely loyalty, courage, self-sacrifice, love, never giving up, caring and optimism. The research method used is descriptive qualitative. As for research techniques using librarian techniques that focus on books and journals as supporting theory in this study. The results of the analysis show that there is a loyalty value of 1 data with a percentage of 3.3%, a value of courage totaling 5 data with a percentage of 16.7%, the value of willingness to sacrifice is 2 data with a percentage of 6.6%, the value of love is 3 data with a percentage of 10%, the value of caring is 6 data with a percentage of 20%, the value of never giving up is 7 data with a percentage of 23.4% and the optimistic value is 6 data with a percentage of 20%. Thus it can be concluded that the most dominant value is the value of never giving up.


Patriotism; Film; Lone Survivor

Full Text:



Boyatzis, R., & McKee, A. (2005). Resonant Leadership: Memperbarui Diri Anda dan Berhubungan dengan Orang Lain Melalui Kesadaran, Harapan dan Kepedulian. Erlangga.

Depdikbud. (2005). Kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia. Balai Pustaka.

Far, G. F., & Pattiasina, J. (2021). USE OF LEARNING RESOURCES IN LEARNING HISTORY AT SMA NEGERI 5 TERNATE CITY. Education and Human Development Journal, 6(1), 39–45.

Indah, F. N. A., & Himatu, K. F. (2022). Women’s Emancipation in Movie: A Feminism Analysis in Birds of Prey by Cathy Yan. Prominent: Journal of English Studies, 5(1).

Irawan, R., & Andriani, D. (2018). An Analysis of Educational Values of Novel “Maze Runner” by James Dashner. Channing: English Language Education and Literature, 3(1).

Irons, P. (2003). Keberanian Mereka yang Berpendirian. Angkasa.

Muniroh, A., Muhid, A., Mansyuri, A., Fathurrohman, A., & Muhsinin. (2020). HOPE AND OPTIMISM ON THE FUTURE OF INDONESIAN ISLAM: A DISCOURSE ANALYSIS OF PESANTREN IN PANTURA. Humanities & Social Sciences Reviews, 8(1), 145–151.

Prasista. (2008). Memahami Film. Homerian Pustaka.

Prastowo. (2012). Manajemen Perpustakaan Sekolah Proffesional. Diva Press.

Rahman, F., & Abbas, H. (2021). Patriotism Values as Portrayed in Selected Poetry of Tennyson’s Ulysses and Kaimuddin’s Bula Malino : A Comparative Study. ELS Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities, 4, 2021.

Rashid, A. R. (2004). Patriotisme: Agenda Pembinaan Bangsa. Utusan Publications.

Suyadi. (2013). Strategi Pembelajaran Pendidikan Karakter. Remaja Rosdakarya.


Yusuf, Y. Q., Harun, Mohd., & Fajrina, D. (n.d.). Conference proceedings the 28th International Conference on Literature, Faculty of Teacher Training and Education, Universitas Syiah Kuala, Banda Aceh, July 11-13, 2019: literature as a source of wisdom.



  • There are currently no refbacks.

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Published by:
Universitas Indraprasta PGRI, Jakarta, Indonesia

Address: TB. Simatupang, Jl. Nangka Raya No.58 C, RT.5/RW.5, Tj. Barat., Kec. Jagakarsa, Jakarta Selatan, Provinsi DKI Jakarta, 12530, Indonesia

Phone: +62 (021) 7818718 – 78835283 | Close in sunday and public holidays in Indonesia

Work Hours: 09.00 AM – 04.00 PM Best hours to visit: From 9 am to 11 am or after 3 pm. The busiest times are between 11 am and 3 pm.

Creative Commons License
JEdu: Journal of English Education is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.