The Arrival Movie Review Summary

Actors: Charlie Sheen, Lindsay Crouse, Teri Polo, Ron Silver

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Radio astronomer Zane Zaminsky (Charlie Sheen) believe's he's picked up a cosmic noise that signals extraterrestrial intelligence. His search for the truth leads him to find proof that an alien race is invading the earth.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 20%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzle 60%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 20% **Fantasy or Science Fiction?**    -   science fiction story Invasion from human defender POV?    -   subtle invasion (body snatching, mind control, look-alikes) War and Invasion    -   Yes Clones/duplicates?    -   bad clones/duplicates Clones/Duplicates?    -   Yes

Main Character

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


Jungle?    -   Yes Desert?    -   Yes Misc settings    -   small town

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths Kinds of F/X    -   exotic aliens

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