The Hollywood Sign Movie Review Summary

Actors: Burt Reynolds, Rod Steiger, Tom Berenger

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Tom Berenger, Burt Reynolds, and Rod Steiger play three aging Hollywood actors who aren't getting many roles anymore. One night they are out bemoaning their fate, walking in the L.A. hills by the Hollywood sign. While there they discover a dead body. At first they want to ignore it, but then they discover who the dead person is. He is a small time hood who worked for the mob. They put two and two together and find that the man was killed for money he was carrying and it was an inside job. The money was the take one a casino they own. The actors decide that they can use this information to their advantage and get a piece of the money. They lure the mobster's girl over to their side to try to force him into giving them a share of the money for their silence.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 20%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 50%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 30% Time/Era of Movie:    -   present 2000+ Crime & Police Story?    -   Yes If this is a criminal POV story...    -   criminals stealing from other criminals

Main Character

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


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   California City?    -   Yes City:    -   Los Angeles Misc setting    -   fancy mansion

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   non-gory references to death/punishment Kind of violence:    -   guns    -   knives Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing

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