Actors: Scott Wiper, Andre Braugher, Lou Diamond Phillips, Natasha Henstridge
|Plot Summary of A Better Way to Die|
A BETTER WAY TO DIE is a movie written and directed by Scott Wiper in 2000.
Boomer has just quit the Chicago police department and is heading for Cedar Falls where his girlfriend Kelly is waiting for him. On his way, he meets Flash, a private detective searching for Harrison James, a spy working for the FBI who has disappeared since a week. Flash is soon killed by a bunch of assassins who take Boomer for Harrison James. When Boomer's girlfriend is murdered, he will try to find the real Harrison James. But will the organisation Harrison James has betrayed leave Boomer enough time to clear up the tragic misunderstanding ?
This synopsis report prepared by Daniel Staebler
|Script Analysis of A Better Way to Die|
Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Composition of Book
Actual chase scenes or violence - 80%
Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives - 10%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 10%
Time/Era of Movie:
- present (2000-2010)
Spying & Terrorists
Cloak & Dagger Plotlets:
- finding a spy/saboteur
The terrorist enemy is...
- White (American)
Accounts of torture and death?
- gory visuals of deaths
Sex/nudity in movie?
What kind of sex:
- seeing breasts
- sex under blankets
Kind of violence:
- hand to hand
Unusual forms of death
- A lot of foul language
Lot of special effects?
Kinds of F/X
- exploding vehicles
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