Brannigan Movie Review Summary

Actors: John Wayne, Richard Attenborough, Judy Geeson, Mel Ferrer, John Vernon, Ralph Meeker, Lesley-Anne Down

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BRANNIGAN is a British movie directed by Douglas Hickox in 1975.

Lt Jim Brannigan, a Chicago PD policeman, is sent to London to bring back to the U.S. the mobster Ben Larkin. Unfortunately, Larkin is kidnapped by two British bad guys just before Brannigan's arrival. Jim will have to help Scotland Yard as the kidnappers threaten to kill Larkin if an important ransom is not paid in time. The situation gets worse when an american hitman, hired by Larkin, tries in several occasions to kill Brannigan.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 60%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 20%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 20% Time/Era of Movie:    -   1960's-1970's Crime & Police Story?    -   Yes Crime story:    -   criminal kidnappers Criminal enemy is...    -   serial killer

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   police/lawman Age:    -   60's-90's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)


City?    -   Yes City:    -   London    -   Chicago

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   gory visuals of deaths Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   vague references only    -   kissing Kind of violence:    -   hand to hand    -   guns Unusual forms of death    -   perforation--bullets Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing Lot of special effects?    -   Yes Kinds of F/X    -   exploding vehicles    -   exploding bombs

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