Medicine Man Movie Review Summary

Actors: Sean Connery, Lorraine Bracco

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Dr. Robert Campbell is an eccentric scientist working on cancer research in the Amazon rain forest. His request for an assistant brings him the young and tough Dr. Rae Crane. Though he initially scoffs at her for being a woman, she proves her worth and the two grudgingly get down to work. Campbell believes that a certain plant extract might hold the key to curing cancer, but the section of forest where the two are working is set to be chopped down by loggers. As Crane and Campbell race for time, they gradually develop feelings for one another.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Wandering in wilderness    -   Yes wilderness plot    -   living in nature/colonizing area

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   scientist Age:    -   60's-90's


The Americas (not US):    -   Yes The Americas:    -   South Jungles?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   vague references only

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