Blue Sky Movie Review Summary

Actors: Jessica Lange, Tommy Lee Jones, Powers Boothe

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Jessica Lang plays a Sexy and mentally unstable wife and mother. She moves with her military husband and two daughters to an Army base in Alabama. She flirts seductively with his superior. Her husband, played by Tommy Lee Jones, tries to reign in his uncontrollable wife. He is immediately sent away for two weeks by his commanding officer played by Powers Boothe. While he is gone, the girls get into trouble with boys, and even blow up part of the base, under the guidance of their self involved mother. Without the fathers presence the family begins to fall apart as she becomes increasingly absent and erratic. A subplot revolves around nuclear testing and fears of radiation.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1960's-1970's Inner struggle or disability    -   Yes Struggle with    -   eccentricity Brain/Body not working?    -   mental illness

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Profession/status:    -   homemaker/wife Age:    -   20's-30's Unusual characteristics:    -   Mentally ill


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Deep South

Writing Style

Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   vague references only    -   kissing    -   touching of personal anatomy Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing

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