New Rose Hotel Movie Review Summary

Actors: Willem Dafoe, Christopher Walken, Asia Argento, Annabella Sciorra, John Lurie, Gretchen Mol

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Based on a William Gibson short novel, NEW ROSE HOTEL is a movie written and directed by Abel Ferrara in 1998. The picture was nominated for the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival.
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As the world is now ruled by huge corporations who hire the best scientists available, Walken and Dafoe would like to persuade Hiroshi, a genius working for the Maas Company, to go over to the Hosaka Corporation. They ask Asia Argento to seduce Hiroshi and make him leave his present employer. But Dafoe falls in love with Asia who swears to marry him after having completely her task. Dafoe doesn't know anymore what to think as Asia disappears when Hiroshi and the japanese top scientists are killed in an african laboratory.

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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   near future Romance/Love/Hugging    -   Yes Crime & Scandal    -   Yes Story of    -   criminal becomes sensitive    -   con-artist/white collar crime Blackmail & Seduction?    -   Yes Lover is...    -   criminal/bad doer

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   Austria Africa    -   Yes Kind of Africa:    -   White Enclave City?    -   Yes City:    -   New York Misc setting    -   resort/hotel    -   bar

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   orgies    -   actual description of sex    -   seeing breasts    -   seeing nude male butt Any profanity?    -   Some foul language Is this movie based on a    -   book

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