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The Last Stand Movie Review Summary

Actors: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Forest Whitaker, Johnny Knoxville, Rodrigo Santoro, Jaimie Alexander, Luis Guzmán, Eduardo Noriega, Peter Stormare, Zach Gilfor

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A former LAPD lawman turned small town Sheriff, Ray Owens, and his fellow officers find their town under siege from international drug lord ,Gabriel Cortez, looking to use their border town as a path way to Mexico. Cortez found a way to escape death row, and he is now on the run from the cops with his suped up Corvette; aiding the ex-convict is his very own paramilitary squad of expert tacticians. The precinct must find a way to stop the drug Czar from destroying their town, and they must catch him so that the criminal can be put to justice.
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Best part of story, including ending: I liked the story because it is a throwback to 80's action movies, it is essentially a no frills high-concept film with a good cast and great direction.

Best scene in story: When Gabriel is escaping from the feds on the highway, and a group of police officers setup a barricade. The drug lord and his forces get through the barricade the only way the know how: using deadly force.

Opinion about the main character: I like that he has a strong moral compass and uses his instincts to get through tough situations.

The review of this Movie prepared by jay russell a Level 3 Eurasian Jay scholar

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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 60%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 30%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 10% Time/Era of Movie:    -   present 2000+ Crime & Police Story?    -   Yes Criminal enemy is...    -   drug dealers

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   police/lawman Age:    -   60's-90's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)

Setting

Small town?    -   Yes Small town people:    -   nice, like Andy/Opie/Aunt Bee

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately messy visuals of dead Kind of violence:    -   guns Any profanity?    -   Some foul language

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