The End of Violence Movie Review Summary

Actors: Bill Pullman, Andie MacDowell, Gabriel Byrne, Frederic Forrest, Samuel Fuller, Pruitt Taylor Vince

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THE END OF VIOLENCE is a movie cowritten and directed by Wim Wenders in 1997. The picture was nominated for the Golden Palm at the Cannes Film Festival.
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A secret governmental organization is secretly using hidden cameras in order to observe the city of Los Angeles. Gabriel Byrne, a scientist working for this organization, sends by e-mail a description of what is going on to Bill Pullman, a Hollywood producer. Pullman is kidnapped before reading the document but manages to escape and finds refuge in a latin american family. Will Byrne and Pullman finally have the possibility to reveal to the public what they know ?
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 10%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 40%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 50% Time/Era of Movie:    -   1980's-1999 Legal/Political Thriller?    -   Yes Political Plotlets:    -   govt officials abusing power Technology/treasure/info search    -   Yes involving:    -   method of control

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   scientist Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   California City?    -   Yes City:    -   Los Angeles Misc setting    -   scientific labs

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   non-gory references to death/punishment Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing Kind of violence:    -   guns Unusual forms of death    -   perforation--bullets

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