The Doors Movie Review Summary

Actors: Val Kilmer, Meg Ryan

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The Doors was directed by Oliver Stone and portrays the life of Jim Morrison, leader singer of the Doors. The movie shows how the Doors began and when Jim met his soulmate, Pam. Jim Morrison's life was chaotic once he become a celebrity. There is a lot of alcohol and drug use, sex, and rock and roll. The relationship between Jim and Pam is fragile with many affairs and irrational behavior.
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Script Analysis of The Doors

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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1960's-1970's Inner struggle or disability    -   Yes Job/Profession/Poverty Story?    -   Yes Job:    -   musician Druggie/drunk problems?    -   drugs Lover is...    -   someone really famous

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   singer/musician Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


Desert?    -   Yes Desert:    -   funny heat-delusions City?    -   Yes City:    -   Los Angeles    -   San Francisco    -   Paris Misc setting    -   bar

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   actual description of sex    -   seeing breasts    -   seeing nude female butt    -   seeing nude male butt    -   seeing full frontal--women Any profanity?    -   A lot of foul language If lots of song/dance...    -   lot of singing and dancing

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