The opening scene of The Veldt is that Lydia (wife) wants her husband, George, to look at the nursery because she has noticed that something is different with the nursery.
Wendy and Peter have become obsessed with the room and Africa. They develop a relationship that they believe is better than their parents because it makes them believe that the room is a higher individual.
The parents threaten to shut down the nursery and the house.
Takeaway About Technology
Children throw a tantrum and plan to kill their parents by locking them in the room.
Children are in the nursery eating when David McClean arrives at the house.
Technology has gotten out of hand and we shouldn’t let technology absolve humans of their responsibilities.