Night on Earth Movie Review Summary

Actors: Winona Ryder, Roberto Benigni, Gena Rowlands, Giancarlo Esposito

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Five taxis, in different cities across the world, take five very different clients to their meetings. In each taxi, an encounter between the driver and the client unfolds.
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The review of this Movie prepared by Fiona Handyside

This is an extremely funny movie by director Jim Jamusch. Chronicles an hour or so of the lives of 5 different cab drivers in 5 different cities.
The review of this Movie prepared by Diana

Script Analysis of Night on Earth

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Plot & Themes

Comedy, primarily    -   Yes Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Polit/Social/Race/Gender activism    -   Yes Inner struggle or disability    -   Yes Comedy or Parody about    -   new yorkers Ethnic/Regional/Gender story?    -   Yes Ethnic/region/relig    -   European Battle with shrink/bum?    -   wisdom from a homeless man or bum

Main Character

Profession/status:    -   blue collar


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Northeast    -   California Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   France    -   Italy    -   Eastern Europe City?    -   Yes City:    -   dirty, grimy (like New York)    -   rude people

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death    -   explicit references to deaths Any profanity?    -   Some foul language

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