Actors: Meryl Streep, Robert Redford
|Review Summary and Plot Commentary about Out of Africa|
|A beautifully directed movie about the interaction of two independent individuals learning to exist within the boundaries of a new country and a new love. Won multiple Academy Awards in 1985, and a definite must see for anyone with an interest in African culture, difficult love, or film technique.
--Joy hannah, Resident Scholar
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|Analysis of Out of Africa|
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Time/era of movie:
Kind of romance:
- rekindling lost love/marriage
- visiting a different culture
- being oppressed by outside culture
Culture of surrounding area:
- African Black
- simply wealthy
Is this an ordinary person caught up in events?
- brunette (Brown)
- (woman) medium/shoulderlgn wavey
Events of movie makes character more...
- White (American)
How sensitive is this character?
- sensitive to others' feelings
Sense of humor?
- Mostly serious with occasional humor
- Smarter than most other characters
- average physique
Secondary Main Character
- (man) short/standard straight
- (man) average build
- White (American)
- general circumstances
How much of work is main antagonist actually present in:
Kind of Africa:
- Black Africa
- White Enclave
Accounts of torture and death?
- no torture/death
Movie makes you feel...
Sex/nudity in movie?
What kind of sex:
- vague references only
If soundtrack VERY NOTICEABLE...
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