Dangerous Beauty Movie Review Summary

Actors: Catherine McCormack, Rufus Sewell

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Historical story about the life of women in Venice in the 17th century.
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The review of this Movie prepared by Pawel Nikt

The story of 17th century Venetian courtesan Veronica Franco, and the love of her life, Marco Venier. Veronica was a famous poetess, and jailed and tried as a witch during the Inquisition, because the courtesans were thought to have caused the plague that befell Venice.
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Script Analysis of Dangerous Beauty

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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1600 to 1899 Romance/Love/Hugging    -   Yes Polit/Social/Race/Gender activism    -   Yes Plotlet:    -   women's rights    -   fighting discrim. (other than racial/gender) Job/Profession/Poverty Story?    -   Yes Job:    -   prostitute Ethnic/Regional/Gender story?    -   Yes Ethnic/region/relig    -   Italian Woman/class/friends story?    -   woman's story Poverty story?    -   Yes Lover is...    -   of a different social class

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Profession/status:    -   prostitute/concubine Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   Italian


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   Italy Island?    -   Yes City?    -   Yes City:    -   wealthy Misc setting    -   castle

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths    -   explicit references to deaths Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   seeing breasts    -   seeing nude female butt    -   seeing nude male butt Any profanity?    -   None Is this movie based on a    -   book

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