The Attic Movie Review Summary

Actors: Carrie Snodgress, Ray Milland, Ruth Cox

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THE ATTIC is a movie cowritten and directed by George Edwards in 1979.
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Louise Elmore is an aging woman who's just learned that she must give up her job. 19 years before, Louise's fiancÚ disappeared on the day of her wedding and Louise hasn't recovered from this event yet.

She lives alone with her crippled father who doesn't want Louise to leave him. The poor woman often dreams of getting rid of him but will finally choose to help her friend Emily to leave town in order to get married rather than to abandon her tyrannical father.

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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1960's-1970's Family, struggling with    -   Yes Struggle with:    -   Father Inner struggle or disability    -   Yes Coping with loss of loved one?    -   Yes Coping with loss of    -   Husband/boyfriend/squeeze

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Midwest Misc setting    -   theater

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   touching of personal anatomy    -   sex under blankets Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing

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