Heaven's Burning Movie Review Summary

Actors: Russell Crowe, Youki Kudoh, Kenji Isomura

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Midori (Youki Kudoh) and Yukio (Kenji Isomura) are Japanese newlyweds on the final night of their honeymoon in Australia. Midori, reluctant to return to her oppressive life, arranges to disappear and makes it look like a kidnapping. While in the bank to get funds, she iS kidnapped in a botched robbery as the would-be crooks flee. The get-away driver is Colin (Russell Crowe). The men want to kill her; Colin refuses to hear of it. The situation spins out of control. As this transpires, Yukio dsicovered he has been duped. He is furious that his bride has cuckolded him and plots revenge.
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Colin and Midori go on the lam across Australia with a host of people – the police, Yukio and the crooks chasing them.

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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 30%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 40%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 30% Time/Era of Movie:    -   present 2000+ Crime & Police Story?    -   Yes Criminal enemy is...    -   crazed boy/girlfriend/family member If this is a criminal POV story...    -   criminals portrayed sympathetically on the run

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   criminal Age:    -   20's-30's Nudity    -   Chest and Buttocks Ethnicity/Nationality    -   Australian


Asia/Pacific    -   Yes Asian country:    -   Australia City?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   very gory visuals of deaths and torture Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   sex under blankets Kind of violence:    -   hand to hand    -   guns    -   knives Any profanity?    -   Some foul language

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