Tightrope Movie Review Summary

Actors: Clint Eastwood, Genevieve Bujold, Dan Hedaya

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Clint Eastwood stars as Wes Block, a New Orleans detective who's divorced and taking care of his two daughters. Someone has started killing beautiful women who lead sexually extravagant lifestyles. Block gets assigned to the case and starts to go to the seedy sex clubs around the city. After questioning the women Block would have sex with them. At the same time Block forms a relationship with a rape counselour Beryl Thibodeaux (Genevieve Bujold) who came to him looking for information. The serial rapist/murderer remains elusive and starts to play games with Block by sending him a doll with a message typed on a business card. Block figures out the coded message but it's too late to save the woman as she turned out to be the next victim. While struggling to keep his daughters safe and getting involved with Beryl, the killer makes things personal by killing Block's housemaid and attacking before getting away. While on the police were searching for the killer he became more brazen and attacked Beryl. Block gets there just in time to save her and chase after the killer who meets a grisly demise.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 30%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 30%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 40% Time/Era of Movie:    -   1980's-1999 Crime & Police Story?    -   Yes Taboo Sex Story?    -   Yes Crime story:    -   catching/stopping killer Kind of story:    -   really kinky sex!!! Criminal enemy is...    -   rapist

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   police/lawman Age:    -   40's-50's Nudity    -   Chest Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)


City?    -   Yes City:    -   New Orleans

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately messy visuals of dead Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   touching of personal anatomy    -   licking    -   seeing breasts    -   seeing nude female butt    -   sex under blankets Kind of violence:    -   hand to hand Unusual forms of death    -   asphyxiation Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing

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