The Ring Movie Review Summary

Actors: Naomi Watts, Martin Henderson, Brian Cox, David Dorfman

Detailed plot synopsis reviews of The Ring

A mysterious tape, which gives 7 days to live, seems to be the cause of several deaths, so a journalist stumbles upon it. Her son, her friend, and herself all watch the tape, giving them 7 days to uncover the mystery.
Click here to see the rest of this review

The review of this Movie prepared by Jack Bauer

This is modern remake of the movie "Ringu" based on a novel by Koji Suzuki. It is about this video, which supposedly kills you in seven days if you watch it. Four young people watch the video and end up dying. Rachel, a journalist, goes out and researches this mysterious video. Soon, she is fighting to find out the truth to the matter about this video as her son and lover have now seen it. Her quest ends up leading her to a remote island, where the mystery starts to unveil itself.
The review of this Movie prepared by Michael Gookin

Script Analysis of The Ring

Click on a plot link to find similar books!

Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 40%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 50%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 10% Time/Era of Movie:    -   present 2000+ Horror film?    -   Yes

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Profession/status:    -   journalist Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American) Unusual characteristics    -   Super sensitive soggy jelly muffin    -   Ample Bosom and Buttocks (woman)


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Northeast    -   Pacific NW Island?    -   Yes Island:    -   Mean guy who wants to hunt/mutate    -   Atlantic Ocean Island City?    -   Yes City:    -   Dirty, grimy (like New York) Farm/Ranch?    -   Yes Farm/Ranch:    -   farm    -   ranch    -   lots of descript of animal care

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately messy visuals of dead    -   very gory visuals of deaths and torture Unusual forms of death    -   frying (electrocuted) Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing    -   Some foul language Lot of special effects?    -   Yes Kinds of F/X    -   Things that change shape/morph If this is a kid's movie...    -   Ages 10-15 Is this movie based on a    -   book

Movies with storylines, themes & endings like The Ring

The Ring Message Board (click here)
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
2 Ways to Search!

Our Chief Librarian