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Crying Freeman Movie Review Summary

Actors: Mark Dacascos, Julie Condra, Rae Dawn Chong, Byron Mann, Tchéky Karyo, Masaya Kato

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CRYING FREEMAN is a film cowritten and directed by the French director Christophe Gans (Brotherhood of the Wolf) in 1995.
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Yo Hinomura/Freeman is the executioner for a secret Chinese organization . One day, in San Francisco, a young painter -Emu O'Hara- witnesses Freeman's last killing but she's spared by him. Back in Vancouver, Emu is questioned by an Interpol cop -Netah- who tries to prevent the beginning of a new gang war between the Japanese yakuzas and the Chinese Triads due to Freeman's last deadly moves.

Freeman is asked by his employer to kill Emu but he refuses and takes the young girl back with him in Japan, hoping to live a normal life with her. But soon, Detective Netah, the yakuza boss Hanada and his gang and even the Chinese society employing him will try to eliminate Freeman.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 50%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 10%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 40% Time/Era of Movie:    -   1980's-1999 Crime & Police Story?    -   Yes Crime story:    -   criminal/victim falls in love with victim/criminal Combat acrobatics/martial arts?    -   Yes Criminal enemy is...    -   Asian crime gangs If this is a criminal POV story...    -   criminals killing each other Kind of movie    -   combat acrobatics/bullet time

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   killer Age:    -   20's-30's Nudity    -   Chest and Buttocks Ethnicity/Nationality    -   Chinese

Setting

Asia/Pacific    -   Yes Asian country:    -   Japan    -   China Island?    -   Yes City?    -   Yes City:    -   San Francisco

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   gory visuals of deaths Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   actual description of sex    -   seeing breasts    -   seeing nude male butt Kind of violence:    -   guns Unusual forms of death    -   perforation--bullets Any profanity?    -   None Lot of special effects?    -   Yes Kinds of F/X    -   exploding vehicles    -   exploding bombs Is this movie based on a    -   comics

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