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Hollow Man Movie Review Summary

Actors: Kevin Bacon, Elisabeth Shue

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HOLLOW MAN is a movie directed by Paul Verhoeven in 2000. The picture earned a nomination in the Best Special Effects category of the 2001 Academy Awards.
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Kevin Bacon and his team have finally discovered the secret of invisibility. Kevin decides to carry out the experiment with himself but his colleagues are unable to make him visible again after the three days tests period. Kevin becomes completely mad as his new status allows him to live his most secret fantasies.
The review of this Movie prepared by Daniel Staebler




Scientists find a way to make humans be invisible, but when one of them decides to test it on himself, they can't make him visible again. He gets angry and blames them, so he uses his 'gift' as he calls it for evil to seek revenge on the others.
The review of this Movie prepared by Diane




A twist to the standard Invisible Man story focusing more on the mental toll this would have on a person. Intersting premise which unforturately turns in to a "Die Hard" thriller at the end.
The review of this Movie prepared by Stephen Charles



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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 40%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzle 50%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 10% **Fantasy or Science Fiction?**    -   science fiction story Technology/$$$$/Info hunt    -   Yes Stealing/recovering/destroying    -   secret of invisibility Inner Struggle    -   Yes Plotlet:    -   coping with special powers/seeking enlightenment Character operated on/altered?    -   Yes Kind of alteration:    -   Given added abilities

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Profession/status:    -   scientist Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)

Setting

Earth setting:    -   20th century (1970's to Present) Takes place on Earth?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   seeing breasts    -   seeing nude male butt Kinds of F/X    -   exploding bombs    -   nasty human transformations

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