Executive Decision Movie Review Summary

Actors: Kurt Russell, Steven Seagal, Halle Berry, John Leguizamo, J. T. Walsh, Oliver Platt, David Suchet, Joe Morton

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EXECUTIVE DECISION is a movie directed by Stuart Baird in 1996.

A group of kidnappers lead by David Suchet skyjacks a civilian airplane heading to Washington D.C. Hidden in the baggage hold, there are enough chemical weapons to erase the american eastern coast from the world map. A team of U.S. soldiers tries to enter the plane while it is flying over the Atlantic.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 20%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 70%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 10% Time/Era of Movie:    -   1980's-1999 Spying & Terrorists    -   Yes Cloak & Dagger Plotlets:    -   Preventing bomb/biohazard/disaster    -   terrorist kidnappers

Main Character

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


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Northeast Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   Italy    -   Greece    -   England/UK Air?    -   Yes Air:    -   passenger plane    -   skyjacking    -   warplane City?    -   Yes City:    -   Washington D.C. Misc setting    -   fort/military installation

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   gory visuals of deaths Kind of violence:    -   guns    -   knives Unusual forms of death    -   dropped from large heights    -   perforation--bullets    -   perforation--swords/knives Lot of special effects?    -   Yes Kinds of F/X    -   exploding bombs

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