Shame Movie Review Summary

Actors: Michael Fassbender, Carrie Mulligan

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Brandon (Michael Fassbender) is a single New York executive who is a sex addict. He engages in casual flings, threesomes, homosexual encounters, prostitute sex, online sex, magazine and internet porn. His world is disrupted when his troubled sister Sissy (Carey Mulligan) stays at his apartment. He is faced with the shame of hiding his indulgence. Both are emotionally damaged, with Brandon seeking fleeting intimacies, whereas Sissy searching for that one deep connection. Both try to become better people but with great challenges.
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The review of this Movie prepared by Tina Medina a Level 30 Banded Kingfisher scholar

Script Analysis of Shame

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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   2000's+ (present) Taboo Sex Story?    -   Yes Kind of sex:    -   Gay guys!

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   business executive Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American Unusual characteristics:    -   Extremely cynical or arrogant


United States    -   Yes City?    -   Yes City:    -   New York

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   touching of personal anatomy    -   licking    -   lesbians!    -   seeing breasts    -   seeing nude female butt    -   seeing nude male butt    -   seeing full frontal--women    -   seeing full frontal--men Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing

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