That end scene with the rocket is just pure, childhood fun. One of the best animated film sequences of all time. A blast.
This is my first meeting with a Nuri Bilge Ceylan film, and I was not disappointed. Once Upon a Time in Anatolia is a long, tiresome and difficult watch, and perhaps not for the restless, but it is a masterpiece, and the best of it's kind.
Through the night, three cars carry a small group of men around in the rural surroundings of the Anatolian town Keskin, in search of a buried body. The group involves police officers, a doctor,…
A must-see for any lover of Cinema!
...and hats. Lots of hats.
The iconic opening dream sequence pictures Tom's hat blowing to the ground where it rests momentarily before it being blown along a path in the woods at Miller's Crossing - a place at which pivotal events take place. It's a dream that haunts Tom - the central character of Miller's Crossing. Later on in the film the camera will rest upon so many hats that I stopped counting!…