The Target Movie Review Summary

Actors: Dennis Hopper, Christopher Lambert, Diane Kruger

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Dennis Hopper plays Robert Nile, a businessman who likes to bet on the horses. He gets word that a violent criminal he helped put away is going to be getting out of prison soon. He hires a bodyguard, Christopher Lambert, to look out for him. He also has Lambert protect his daughter. The criminal's henchmen kidnap her, and Christopher Lambert has to rescue her. This is when Nile realizes these men are serious. He and his daughter and his bodyguard, who is wounded, flee to South Africa, where he spent his childhood, to hide out. Finally he gets the chance to make amends to his daughter, for being a bad dad.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Family, struggling with    -   Yes Struggle with:    -   Daughter Crime & Scandal    -   Yes Escape/Rescue?    -   escape/rescue from kidnapper(s)

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   lawyer creature Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   Germany Africa    -   Yes Kind of Africa:    -   Black Africa

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   seeing breasts    -   seeing nude female butt    -   sex under blankets Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing

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