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Out of Sight Movie Review Summary

Actors: George Clooney, Jennifer Lopez, Ving Rhames, Dennis Farina, Albert Brooks, Nancy Allen, Luis Guzman, Don Cheadle

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OUT OF SIGHT is a movie directed by Steven Soderbergh in 1998. Based on Elmore Leonard novel.
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George Clooney, after more than 200 bank robberies, is jailed into a Floridan penitentiary. With the help of his buddy Ving Rhames, he escapes but has to kidnap Jennifer Lopez, a federal marshall, who happens to witness the escape. Both of them fall in love while locked in the car's trunk. Lopez finds a way to leave the clumsy criminals and follows them to Detroit. Clooney had got the word that valuable diamonds are hidden there in the house of a convict he met two years ago in prison.

Great artsy thriller.
The review of this Movie prepared by Daniel Staebler



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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 20%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 30%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 50% Time/Era of Movie:    -   1980's-1999 Crime & Police Story?    -   Yes Crime story:    -   criminal/victim falls in love with victim/criminal    -   criminal becomes sensitive    -   criminal kidnappers If this is a criminal POV story...    -   criminals stealing from other criminals

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   thief/con artist Age:    -   40's-50's Nudity    -   Chest Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)

Setting

United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Southeast    -   Northeast    -   California City?    -   Yes City:    -   Los Angeles    -   Dirty, grimy (like New York)    -   rude people    -   Miami Misc setting    -   fancy mansion    -   prison    -   resort/hotel

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   gory visuals of deaths Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   vague references only    -   kissing    -   sex under blankets Kind of violence:    -   hand to hand    -   guns    -   knives Unusual forms of death    -   perforation--bullets    -   perforation--swords/knives Any profanity?    -   Some foul language Is this movie based on a    -   book

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