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The Piano Movie Review Summary

Actors: Holly Hunter, Harvey Keitel, Anna Paquin, Sam Neill

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An impressive erotic and sensitive tale about a woman, mute since the age of 6, who only expresses through her piano and her daughter. Ada is forced to move to New Zealand to live with a man her father made her marry with by mail. The husband leaves her piano on the beach and it's an english outcast living with the Maori who takes the piano and offers Ada an unusual proposition: she'll have the piano back if she submits to his erotic fantasies for each black key in the piano. At first Ada accepts it against her will but soon she gets fascinated by the sensual moments lived with that rude man.
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Script Analysis of The Piano

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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1600 to 1899 Romance/Love/Hugging    -   Yes Kind of romance:    -   seduction (yum!) Inner struggle or disability    -   Yes Taboo Sex Story?    -   Yes Kind of sex:    -   really kinky sex! Brain/Body not working?    -   physical disability

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Profession/status:    -   singer/musician Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   British

Setting

Asia/Pacific/Middle East    -   Yes Asian country:    -   Pacific Islands Forest?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   touching of personal anatomy    -   actual description of sex    -   seeing breasts    -   seeing nude female butt    -   seeing full frontal--men

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