Flowers for Algernon Movie Review Summary

Actors: Matthew Modine, Kelli Williams

Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Flowers for Algernon

Charlie Gordon is a mentally retarded man. He gets made fun of by his coworkers and he has no friends. One day he gets selected for an experiment to make him smarter. He finally understands that peaple make fun of him. The experiment makes him into a genious and he falls in love with Alice Kinian. Suddenly, the lab mouse that they first tested Charlie's experiment died, and they think it is from the experiment. Charlie starts to become dumber and dumber as the doctors figure out how to keep him alive.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1960's-1970's Inner struggle or disability    -   Yes Brain/Body not working?    -   mental illness

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   blue collar Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


United States    -   Yes

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing Is this movie based on a    -   book

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