Event Horizon Movie Review Summary

Actors: Sam Neill, Lawrence Fishburne, Joely Richardson

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A spaceship that is testing faster space travel disappears without a trace. Seven years later it sends out a signal. A rescue ship is sent out to get them. When they get there the crew are all dead. The rescue crew begin to see weird things that make them go crazy. The rest of the crew try to figure out what is going on and try to stay alive.
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The review of this Movie prepared by Jack Bauer

Lawrence Fishburne leads a rescue team to the experimental starship Event Horizon, designed by Sam Neill. The team is plagued by increasingly disturbing and violent hallucinations.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 20%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzle 40%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 40% **Fantasy or Science Fiction?**    -   science fiction story Explore/1st contact    -   Yes Explore plotlet:    -   "primitive"/present day space travel    -   rescue mission Horror film?    -   Yes Kind of Horror Story    -   the monster chased me!

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   military officer, senior Age:    -   20's-30's    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   Black (American)


Spaceship setting:    -   futuristic human freighter/transport    -   primative (present, near future) human spaceship    -   in spacesuit Takes place in spaceship?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   very explicit references to deaths and torture Tone of movie    -   fearful Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   seeing breasts Kinds of F/X    -   exploding spaceships    -   exotic spaceships    -   nasty human transformations

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