Fishing with John Movie Review Summary

Actors: John Lurie, Jim Jarmusch, Tom Waits, Willem Dafoe, Matt Dillon, Dennis Hopper

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Goofball musician John Lurie goes fishing with a bunch of other wacky celebrities. Hijinks, singing, and the occasional catch ensue.
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The review of this Movie prepared by Kathleen E.

Avant-garde musician and sometimes actor, John Lurie, goes on exotic fishing expeditions with various celebrity figures.
Pt. 1 Jim Jarmusch and Tom Waits
Pt. 2 Willem Dafoe and Matt Dillon
Pt. 3 Dennis Hopper

The review of this Movie prepared by A. Pearson

Script Analysis of Fishing with John

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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Job/Profession/Poverty Story?    -   Yes Job:    -   fisherman

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   singer/musician Age:    -   20's-30's    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


Asia/Pacific/Middle East    -   Yes Asian country:    -   Southeast Asia Water?    -   Yes Water:    -   sail boat    -   feeding sharks Misc setting    -   bar

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Any profanity?    -   None    -   Occasional swearing

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