The Anderson Tapes Movie Review Summary

Actors: Sean Connery, Dyan Cannon, Martin Balsam, Christopher Walken, Ralph Meeker

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Based on the Lawrence Sanders novel, THE ANDERSON TAPES is a movie directed by Sydney Lumet in 1971.
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After a 10 years stay in prison, Duke has just been released. And now he's planning to rob the entire building he's living in now. While he's organizing this audacious burglary, every move he's making is filmed and recorded by the F.B.I. which is secretly watching Duke's future partners.

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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 20%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 60%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 20% Time/Era of Movie:    -   1960's-1970's Crime & Police Story?    -   Yes Crime story:    -   white collar fraud/theft Criminal enemy is...    -   thief/con-artist If this is a criminal POV story...    -   white collar fraud/con man

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   thief/con artist Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   British


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Northeast City?    -   Yes City:    -   New York Misc setting    -   prison    -   building

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately messy visuals of dead Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   sex under blankets Kind of violence:    -   guns Unusual forms of death    -   perforation--bullets Is this movie based on a    -   book

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