The Fisher King (1991)

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Comedy - Drama - Fantasy | 137 minutes
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After hearing a popular DJ rail against yuppies, a madman carries out a massacre in a popular New York bar. Dejected and remorseful, the DJ strikes up a friendship with Parry, a former professor who became unhinged and then homeless after witnessing his wife's violent death in the bar shooting. The DJ seeks redemption by helping Parry in his quest to recover an item that he believes is the Holy Grail and to win the heart of the woman he loves.

Jack Lucas is in radiokringen een cultfiguur. Zijn programma wordt druk beluisterd, hoewel hij geen blad voor de mond neemt en hij ontzettend cynische opmerkingen maakt. Jack haat wanhopige mensen. Toch zijn zij het die in zijn programma meestal aan het woord komen. Edwin Malnick is een vaste klant. Wanneer hij vertelt dat hij de vrouw van zijn leven ontmoet heeft, slaat Jack met één opmerking die droom aan diggelen. Onder de indruk van Jacks uitspraak, vermoordt Malnick zeven mensen en pleegt daarna zelfmoord. Dit betekent ook het einde van Jacks carrière. Drie jaar later voelt Jack zich nog steeds verantwoor...
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delijk. Hij piekert, kwelt zichzelf, is berooid en heeft geen vooruitzichten. Op een avond trekt hij dronken door New York en treft hij een jeugdbende die de zwerver Parry in elkaar willen slaan...
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The mood of The Fisher King is bittersweet, captivating, and touching. The plot centers around redemption, self discovery, and being haunted by the past. It is a drama movie. Stylistically, The Fisher King is surreal. In approach, it is serious and realistic. It takes place, at least partly, in an urban environment. The Fisher King is set in New York. It happens in the 1990s. The movie is known for being critically acclaimed and an Oscar winner. Note that The Fisher King includes drugs/alcohol, nudity, and profanity.

Terry Gilliam directed this adaptation of Richard LaGravenese's mystical (and mythical) tale of redemption in the hard-time town of New York City. Jeff Bridges is shock radio DJ Jack Lucas, whose low opinion of humanity lends itself well to his radio talk show, where the enmity rubs off on his listeners. One fan in particular takes Jack's rants to heart and goes to a fancy restaurant with a gun, murdering innocent diners. Jack is so distraught at what his on-air suggestion wrought that he sinks into a three-year depression, drinking himself to sleep and mooching off of his girlfriend Anne Napolitano (Mercedes Rue...
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hl, in an Oscar-winning performance), an attractive owner of a video store. Hitting bottom, Jack slumps to the river, prepared to commit suicide. To his rescue comes a crazed but witty homeless man named Parry (Robin Williams), who tells Jack he's destined for great things -- all his has to do is find the Holy Grail (conveniently located in mid-town Manhattan) and save Parry's soul. He also wants Jack to help him out with the woman of his dreams, Lydia Sinclair (Amanda Plummer), a shy type who works at a publishing company. Parry was once a university professor became unglued by a tragic event in his past; Jack soon realizes that to save himself, he first must save Parry.
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Terry Gilliam directed this adaptation of Richard LaGravenese's mystical (and mythical) tale of redemption in the hard-time town of New York City. Jeff Bridges is shock radio DJ Jack Lucas, whose low opinion of humanity lends itself well to his radio talk show, where the enmity rubs off on his listeners. One fan in particular takes Jack's rants to heart and goes to a fancy restaurant with a gun, murdering innocent diners. Jack is so distraught at what his on-air suggestion wrought that he sinks into a three-year depression, drinking himself to sleep and mooching off of his girlfriend Anne Napolitano (Mercedes Rue...
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hl, in an Oscar-winning performance), an attractive owner of a video store. Hitting bottom, Jack slumps to the river, prepared to commit suicide. To his rescue comes a crazed but witty homeless man named Parry (Robin Williams), who tells Jack he's destined for great things -- all his has to do is find the Holy Grail (conveniently located in mid-town Manhattan) and save Parry's soul. He also wants Jack to help him out with the woman of his dreams, Lydia Sinclair (Amanda Plummer), a shy type who works at a publishing company. Parry was once a university professor became unglued by a tragic event in his past; Jack soon realizes that to save himself, he first must save Parry.
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