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Odd Man Out Movie Review Summary

Actors: James Mason, Robert Newton, Peter Judge, Denis O'Dea, Kathleen Ryan

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ODD MAN OUT is a movie produced and directed by Carol Reed in 1947. This exceptional picture was nominated for the Golden Lion of the Venice Film Festival.
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James Mason is wounded during a hold-up and abandoned by his partners. Now he must cross the city and face the police forces, the bounty hunters and the population who doesn't want to take a stand. Meanwhile, Kathleen Ryan, Mason's girl-friend, tries to locate him and to find a way to save him. At the end of the night, they will finally meet for a dramatic final.

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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1930's-1950's Romance/Love/Hugging    -   Yes Crime & Scandal    -   Yes Story of    -   criminals (shown sympathetically) on the run Lover is...    -   criminal/bad doer

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   Irish

Setting

Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   Ireland City?    -   Yes City:    -   dirty, grimy (like New York) Misc setting    -   bar

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths Any profanity?    -   None Is this movie based on a    -   book

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