In Jupiter Ascending, the main character starts out as a maid. Later, she

Finds out she owns the earth

Shouldn't that change her socioeconomic status? Why does she keep scrubbing toilets?

  • I wondered the same thing! I've been meaning ask this, great question. :) – RedCaio Dec 1 '15 at 11:30
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    The answer to this question (and indeed ever other Jupiter Ascending question) is that the film is a badly written mess – Valorum Dec 1 '15 at 11:50
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    @Richard Standard Richard meme alert! – user31178 Dec 1 '15 at 16:20

I thought it was obvious. Humility. She never wants to be like the others. They disgust her.

Balem Abrasax: [scoffing] No, my mother never cleaned a toilet in her life.

Jupiter Jones: Maybe that was her problem


she is probably dealing with PTSD = post traumatic stress disorder and doing what she is familiar with to ground herself and get her mind in order before she does whatever is necessary to ensure the survival/ non harvesting of earth

They also assumed it would do well enough to warrant a sequel which would have shown her being a Commonwealth Universal Revolutionary/ Entitled trying not to live the decadent life of an entitled

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    Do you have any evidence for this supposed sequel? – Edlothiad Dec 4 '17 at 11:26

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