Signs Found in San Andreas Movie
Humans, as social beings, must always communicate with others in their daily lives. Language is certainly used when communicating with others. The goal of this study was to identify, classify, and analyze the different types of signs and their functions in the San Andreas movie. This study employs a qualitative approach. The study’s findings revealed that signs can be found in movies. The movie ”San Andreas” served as a data source, demonstrating how different people use signs. Icon, Index, and Symbol are just some of the signs used here. Each sign has different functions as well. Ideational Metafunction, Interpersonal Metafunction, and Textual Metafunction are all parts of the sign’s function. Ideational Metafunction is one of the most prominent functions of the sign in the film ”San Andreas,” and it is most prominently displayed by the sign Icon. Icon, Index, and Symbol all contain Ideational Metafunction. In Index and Symbol, you’ll find Interpersonal Metafunction. Symbol and Index contain textual metafunction in this film.
Keywords: sign, semiotics, San Andreas movie
 Chandler D. Semiotics the basic. 2nd ed. London: Routledge; 2007.
 Danesi M. Messages, signs, and meanings: A basic textbook in semiotics and communication theory. 3rd ed. Toronto: Canadian Scholars’ Press Inc.; 2004.
 Darlianti D, Mahmud M. an analysis of semiotic signs in romance movie posters. Research in English and Education Journal 5(4) 139-153; 2020.
 Deledalle G, Charles S. Peirce’s philosophy of signs: Essays in comparative semiotics. Bloomington: Indiana University Press; 2000.
 Eco U. Semiotic and the philosophy of language. Bloomington: Indiana University Press; 1986.
 Halliday MA. Language as social semiotic: The social interpretation of language and meaning. London: Edward Arnold; 1978.
 Hawan MR. An analysis of semiotic signs found in movie poster of Pirates of the Caribbean. Thesis, University of Sumatera Utara; 2018.
 Saeed JI. Semantics. Oxford: Blackwell Publisher Inc; 1997.
 Sebeok T. An introduction to semiotics. 2nd ed. London: University of Toronto Press. 2001.
 Tirana CTDC. A semiotic analysis on signs used on five Indonesian movie posters. Thesis, Jember University; 2011.