|Review Summary and Plot Commentary about The Asphalt Jungle|
|A tough guy criminal has a cold romance with a down and out local girl, but gets himself shot in a deal that goes wrong. His gal tries to help him as he tries to get back to his family farm to buy it back. He must avoid much needed medical help that would turn him into the police.
--Rene Joseph, Resident Scholar
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|Analysis of The Asphalt Jungle|
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Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Composition of Movie
Actual chase scenes or violence - 10%
Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives - 10%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 80%
Time/Era of Movie:
Crime & Police Story?
- criminal becomes sensitive
If this is a criminal POV story...
- criminals stealing from other criminals
- criminals killing each other
- bad criminals on the run
Is this an ordinary person caught up in events?
- average (man)
Events of movie makes character more...
- White (American)
How sensitive is this character?
- hard edged
Sense of humor
- Mostly serious with occasional humor
- Average intelligence
- average physique
Secondary Main Character
- ample bosom & buttocks (woman)
- White (American)
- fight for survival
How much of work is main antagonist actually present in:
- Dirty, grimy (like New York)
Accounts of torture and death?
- non-gory references to death/punishment
Movie makes you feel...
How many deaths in film?
How much use of techno gadgets?
- 1 ()
Kind of violence:
Unusual forms of death
Check here if B&W
Is this movie based on a
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