Man Bites Dog Movie Review Summary

Actors: Benoît Poelvoorde, Rémy Belvaux, André Bonzel

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MAN BITES DOG (C'est arrivé près de chez vous) is a Belgian movie directed by Rémy Belvaux in 1992.
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Rémy and his crew are shooting a documentary about Ben, a serial-killer who will explain in front of the camera his technique and his tricks. Ben will also produce the picture when Rémy runs out of money. Soon, the crew takes a more and more important part in Ben's bloody journey.
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Plot & Themes

Comedy, primarily    -   Yes Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Crime & Scandal    -   Yes Story of    -   criminals on the run Comedy or Parody about    -   documentaries Job/Profession/Poverty Story?    -   Yes Job:    -   criminal

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   killer Age:    -   20's-30's


Europe    -   Yes Misc setting    -   prison    -   moving train    -   bar

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   very explicit references to deaths and torture Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   actual description of sex    -   seeing breasts    -   seeing nude male butt    -   seeing full frontal--men    -   sex with icepick

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