Protagonist Movie Information

Movie Information

Overall Rank: 30234

Average Rating: 2.2/4

# of Ratings: 3

Theatrical Release Date: 11/30/2007

Blu-ray/DVD Release Date: 06/10/2008

Language: English

Genre: Documentary

MPAA Rating: R

Director: Jessica Yu

Actors: Hans-Joachim Klein, Mark Salzman, Chris Diamantopoulos, Marina Sirtis

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Franz Patrick
Franz Patrick
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3/4

A Solid Small Documentary

Franz Patrick - wrote on 06/12/2008

This movie feels like a college thesis. That said, I liked it a bit because it was done in a focused manner. I liked how four people's lives that seem so different end up having a commonality: their lives following a Euripidean dramatic structure. It would have been a lot better if the audiences got a taste of a woman's perspective instead of just all four men. By not presenting a woman's point of view, it made me wonder if the Euripidean dramatic structure solely apply to men. But luckily, the four men's lives are interesting: the martial arts student wanted to belong, the "ex-gay" evangelist desperately wanted to be something he's not, the bank robber craves power since as a child he did not taste it, and the German terrorist wanted to achieve redemption. Since the movie is short, it …

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