A movie like Don’t Look Know couldn’t be made in modern times…it would be called to confusing or worse, boring. Years & years of in your face, make you jump horror has dulled the senses to such an extent that a slow tense build/big payoff just isn’t popular. 488 more words
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Perhaps no film in history blurs the line between drama and horror like Don’t Look Now. The story of two parents who travel to Italy to escape from the death of their daughter, this criminally underrated 1973 release from Nicholas Roeg is most recognized today for its innovative editing style, which frequently emphasizes symbols, moods, and motifs over continuity, but it is in many as notable for it’s troubling, painstaking capturing of the intimate details of the effect a death of a child has on her parents. 1,644 more words
Summary – Celebrities including British stars Sir Michael Caine and Julie Christie had backed the campaign.
An international campaign to ban large cruise liners from Venice has been successful, with the Italian government confirming massive ships will be blocked from the city centre from 2015. 180 more words