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Jackie Brown Movie Review Summary

Actors: Pam Grier, Samuel L. Jackson, Robert Forster, Bridget Fonda, Michael Keaton, Robert de Niro, Chris Tucker

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Based on Elmore Leonard's "Rum Punch", JACKIE BROWN is a movie written and directed by Quentin Tarantino in 1997. Robert Forster earned a nomination for the Academy award in the Best Actor in a Supporting Role category.

Jackie Brown, a 43 years old stewardess, is currently helping Ordel Robbie to transfer discreetly his money in Mexico. Ordel, an arms dealer, doesn't suspect that the police is keeping a watch on him until the day Jackie is arrested at the Los Angeles airport.

The policemen propose a deal to Jackie if she helps them to catch Ordell. The smart Jackie has to figure out a way not to be killed by the distrustful Ordell, to avoid prison and to steal the $500,000, belonging to Ordell. Meanwhile, Ordell is beginning to feel a little nervous and is starting to eliminate those who could become a threat to him.






The review of this Movie prepared by Daniel Staebler








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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Crime & Scandal    -   Yes Story of    -   criminals stealing from other criminals

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   Black american

Setting

City?    -   Yes City:    -   Los Angeles Misc setting    -   prison

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   explicit references to deaths Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   actual description of sex Any profanity?    -   A lot of foul language Is this movie based on a    -   book

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