Quigley Down Under Movie Review Summary

Actors: Tom Selleck, Laura San Giacomo, Alan Rickman

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American Matthew Quigley comes to Australia in the 1900s to make some money as a distance sharpshooter. Masrtson (Rickman), the man doing the hiring, is less than ethical. Quigley soon discovers Marston intends to use him to kill the native Aborigines and he gets physical with Marston. Of course, now Marston wants revenge. Quigley encounters Crazy Cora (san Giacomo), an addled American woman who mistakes him for her beloved Roy Cobb. Together, they combat Marston's men and the elements of the outback, before Quigley's marksmanship is put to its ultimate test.
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Script by the wonderfully talented, woefully over-looked John Hill.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 50%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 30%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 20% Time/Era of Movie:    -   16th-19th century Wilderness adventure    -   Yes Plotlets:    -   getting to know a nice woman    -   hunted by enemies

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   cowboy Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)


Asia/Pacific    -   Yes Asian country:    -   Australia Desert?    -   Yes Desert:    -   dying of thirst, sunburn Farm/Ranch?    -   Yes Farm/Ranch:    -   ranch

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately messy visuals of dead Kind of violence:    -   hand to hand    -   guns    -   knives Any profanity?    -   Some foul language

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