Tetsuo: The Iron Man Movie Review Summary

Actors: Tomoroh Taguchi, Shinya Tsukamoto

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An unnamed Japanese salaryman and his girlfriend run down a metal fetishist and leave him for dead.
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Later, the salaryman is attacked by a woman with a mechanical arm who is being manipulated by the still-alive metal fetishist, and then finds himself mutating into a deformed cyborg creature.

During intercourse with his girlfriend, the salaryman mutates further and kills her, before engaging the fetishist in a fevered battle.
The review of this Movie prepared by Joel Coupland

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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 40%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzle 40%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 20% **Fantasy or Science Fiction?**    -   science fiction story Character operated on/altered?    -   Yes Kind of alteration:    -   Bioformed into another form of life

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   business executive Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   Japanese


Big cities?    -   Yes Kind of city    -   Dirty, crime-ridden (like NY)

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   explicit references to deaths Tone of movie    -   fearful Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   impregnation/reproduction    -   seeing breasts Kinds of F/X    -   Things that change shape/morph    -   nasty human transformations

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