Deep Rising Movie Review Summary

Actors: Treat Williams, Famke Janssen, Anthony Heald, Kevin J. O'Connor, Wes Studi

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DEEP RISING is a movie written and directed by Stephen Sommers in 1998.
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A gang of thieves, led by Wes Studi, forces Treat Williams and his crew to guide them to the Argonautica, a deluxe cruise ship, in the middle of the China sea. When on board of the Argonautica, the hijackers discover with surprise that nobody is in the boat. A giant squid coming from the deep has already visited the ship and is about now to eat the newcomers.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 40%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 30%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 30% Time/Era of Movie:    -   1980's-1999 Horror film?    -   Yes Water adventure?    -   Yes Horror Plotlets:    -   The hungry animal ate me! Water plotlets    -   Hungry sharks

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   civilian sailor Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)


Water?    -   Yes Water:    -   pleasure/love boat    -   swimming on    -   lost at sea    -   scuba under

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   very gory visuals of deaths and torture Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing Kind of violence:    -   guns Unusual forms of death    -   eaten Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing Lot of special effects?    -   Yes Kinds of F/X    -   exploding bombs    -   nasty human transformations

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