Where does Zooey go to talk to Franny at the end of the book?
After Bessie leaves, Zooey gets dressed and goes to the living room, where he finds Franny on the sofa with their cat Bloomberg. He begins speaking with her, and ends up upsetting Franny by claiming that her motives for reciting the “Jesus Prayer” are rooted in ego-reinforcement.
What is the message of Franny and Zooey?
Broadly, the stories can be said to be about the results of being famous children. More specifically, Franny and Zooey must decide whether or not to stay famous (as actors) or leave the pursuit of fame behind. Much of what sets off Franny’s breakdown is her disenchantment with the experience she is having at college.
Is Franny and Zooey a movie?
Lost amid all this discussion, though, was one somewhat recent film that actually was adapted from a Salinger work. Iranian director Darius Mehrjui’s Pari, made in 1995, is an honest-to-god adaptation of Franny and Zooey.