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Book Title: ChristineBook Author: Stephen King1.Plot:Arnie Cunningham (Keith Gordon), an unpopular geek, buys a 1958 PlymouthFury and calls it Christine. Dennis Guilder, Arnie's athletic friend, is concerned whenArnie acquires an obsessive preoccupation with cars (John Stockwell). After BuddyRepperton (William Ostrander) trashes Christine, the car reverts to its original state andbegins murdering Buddy and his pals. Dennis and Arnie's girlfriend, Leigh Cabot(Alexandra Paul), resolve to eliminate Christine in order to halt the murders.2.Main/Central idea: Christine is composed of two gothic horror masterpieces: MaryShelley's Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus and Robert Louis Stevenson'sStrange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, as well as the concept of free will, or anindividual's decision to do good instead of evil.3.Major Themes: Themes- Loyalty and respect-Dennis commitment to being friends with Arnieand respecting his choices.

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Term
Spring
Professor
Andrew VandenHeuvel
Tags
Gothic fiction, Christine, Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, Plymouth Fury

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