Hair Movie Review Summary

Actors: John Savage, Treat Williams, Beverly D'Angelo, Nicholas Ray

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HAIR is a movie directed by Milos Forman in 1979.

Coming from Oklahoma, Claude has just arrived in New-York to enlist in the army. We are in the middle of the Vietnam war. During the two days he'll spend in NYC, his life will change forever. He makes the acquaintance of Berger and his friends, a group of hippies, who'll show to Claude the meaning of the word liberty and try to convince him that it's wrong to go kill yellow people on the other side of the earth. He'll also fall in love with Sheila, a young member of the NYC high bourgeoisie, who's attracted by the way of life of the group. When Claude finally enlists, his friends will make follow him to Nevada for a final goodbye.
The review of this Movie prepared by Daniel Staebler

Script Analysis of Hair

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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1960's-1970's Ethnic/Regional/Gender story?    -   Yes Ethnic/region/relig    -   American urban Woman/class/friends story?    -   hippie/bum lifestyle

Main Character

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


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   West    -   Northeast    -   Midwest City?    -   Yes City:    -   New York Misc setting    -   fancy mansion    -   prison    -   fort/military installation    -   bar

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   seeing breasts    -   seeing nude male butt If lots of song/dance...    -   lot of singing and dancing Is this movie based on a    -   play

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