The Boys From Brazil Movie Review Summary

Actors: Gregory Peck, Sir Laurence Olivier

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A Jewish man who has followed the activities of ex-Nazis has been forewarned that the new 'German Reich' is up to something very big and important. During the Jewish man's investigation into these allegations he comes across many young boys across the world who are strikingly similar in appearance. He learns from scientists about 'cloning', wonders if these boys were cloned, and if so, who were they cloned from?
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 20%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzle 70%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 10% Spying - Investigations    -   Yes What is main char. doing?    -   unraveling a conspiracy Clones/duplicates?    -   bad clones/duplicates Clones/Duplicates?    -   Yes

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   accused criminal Age:    -   60's-90's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   German Unusual characteristics:    -   Extremely cynical or arrogant


Earth setting:    -   20th century (1970's to Present) Takes place on Earth?    -   Yes Big cities?    -   Yes Misc settings    -   prison    -   small town Kind of city    -   Dirty, crime-ridden (like NY)    -   Beautiful sparkling advanced city

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   very explicit references to deaths and torture Tone of movie    -   fearful Is this movie based on a    -   book

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