The Killers (1964) Movie Review Summary

Actors: Lee Marvin, John Cassavetes, Angie Dickinson, Clu Gulager, Ronald Reagan, Claude Akins, Norman Fell

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Based on Ernest Hemingway novel, THE KILLERS is a movie directed by Don Siegel in 1964.
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Charlie and Lee have been hired by Jack Browning in order to kill Johnny North. After the job has been done, Charlie decides to understand why Johnny hasn't made a move to escape when the killers came to him. He'll discover that Johnny had taken part in a heist a few years before with Browning and tried then to double-cross him and run away with Sheila Farr, Browning's girl-friend.

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Script Analysis of The Killers (1964)

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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1960's-1970's Crime & Scandal    -   Yes Story of    -   criminals killing each other

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Southeast    -   Deep South    -   California City?    -   Yes City:    -   New Orleans    -   Miami Misc setting    -   moving train    -   school    -   sports arena

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   explicit references to deaths Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing Is this movie based on a    -   book

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