Thief of Hearts Movie Review Summary

Actors: Steven Bauer, Barbara Williams, John Getz, David Caruso, George Wendt

Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Thief of Hearts

A young woman, bored and unsatisfied with her marriage, writes her most private fantasies in her personal journals. When the couple's home is burgled, the thief also takes her journals. He reads them and becomes obsessed with the woman, eventually working his way into her life.
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The review of this Movie prepared by Cait

A professional burglar (Steven Bauer)stumbles upon a woman's (Barbara Williams)diary and then decides to use the knowledge of her innermost thoughts and desires to seduce her.
The review of this Movie prepared by Tamara

Script Analysis of Thief of Hearts

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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Romance/Love/Hugging    -   Yes Kind of romance:    -   seduction (yum!) Crime & Scandal    -   Yes Story of    -   criminal falls in love with victim Blackmail & Seduction?    -   Yes Lover is...    -   criminal/bad doer Unmarried Love Triangle?    -   Yes

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male    -   Female Profession/status:    -   thief/con artist    -   small businessman Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   California Water?    -   Yes Water:    -   pleasure/love boat City?    -   Yes City:    -   wealthy    -   San Francisco

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   vague references only    -   kissing    -   touching of personal anatomy    -   licking    -   actual description of sex    -   seeing breasts    -   seeing nude female butt    -   seeing nude male butt    -   seeing full frontal--women Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing

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