Bucket List Viewing Guide
Make a Prediction
What do you think will happen next? It’s okay to be wrong!
Explain why you think this will happen next.
Edward and Carter talk about their faith. Explain what
each of them believes.
Edward and Carter discuss their thoughts on cremation
versus burial. What would you rather have happen to you?
Explain your reasoning.
After watching The Bucket List, would you make any changes
to your own personal Bucket List? Why or why not?
Choose one question and write a 3-paragraph response. This
will be helpful in your formal writing assignment.
1. Compare/contrast Edward and Carter’s reactions to the
idea that they will soon die.
2. Is Carter wrong to feel the way he feels about his
wife? Explain your thoughts.
3. Why do you think Edward is so upset that Carter tried
to reunite him with his daughter?
4. How does each man change throughout the movie? Give