Because the dead, shine all night long.
No shit the boy got erased, where is he anyway? All I see is a figure, of your noble intentions and a lesson for the audience. His feelings? His gayness? A rape scene is the best you could do? Really? Where is the human for me to relate with? And what is to learn here anyway? I know gay conversion therapy is nonsense in itself and bad for those inflicted upon. I
Know Nicole Kidman is a great actress...
Around the World in May-ty Days Challenge
Movie #20 - Stalker (Russia)
I am a great admirer of the shockingly amazing, Andrei Tarkovsky. I love and worship his work, he definitely knows his craft. While his work doesn't entirely resonates with me on emotional or personal level per say, it always blows my socks off whenever i see it. I can spend hours trying to absorb the beauty that is there in his every single shot. His deliberately paced, slow…
Master Miyazaki has made many movies where relatively younger protagonists, mostly female, are put up against something that they need to fulfill, experience, learn from and grow up. This is a very simple movie which has two young daughters of a professor in the postwar rural Japan, moving into an old house so that they can be near to hospital where their mother is recovering from some unnamed illness. There are some friendly wood spirits in that area who interacts…