Machinist - Will Hare 4 February 2007 Miss Lyczkowski AP...

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Will Hare 4 February 2007 Miss Lyczkowski AP Psychology The Machinist The Machinist is a 2004 thriller/suspense movie starring a one hundred and twenty pound Christian Bale as Trevor Reznik. It was written by Scott Kosar, the same man who penned the scripts for The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003) and The Amityville Horror (2005) . The movie drops us into the life of Trevor Reznik, an underpaid insomniac who works in a factory operating heavy machinery. It has been one year since Trevor has been able to sleep, and he has also stopped eating as well. The little that he does eat he seems to vomit back up. Eventually, Trevor starts to see things that nobody else sees. The entire movie has you guessing if Trevor is insane or if there is really something bigger going on? After an accident in the factory in which someone loses a hand because of Trevor’s carelessness, Trevor blames the accident on Ivan, another employee at the factory. The only problem is that, according to his boss, there is nobody employed at the site named Ivan. Trevor continues to run into Ivan at the most mysterious of places, and still nobody knows who he is. In Trevor’s half-zombie state, he finds solace in the only person who pays him any attention – a prostitute named Stevie. He confides in her his deepest thoughts and cares, and the two begin to genuinely care for
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This note was uploaded on 04/02/2008 for the course PSY 150 taught by Professor Beech during the Fall '07 term at N.C. State.

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