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Listening to Chopin = Drowning in Beauty

it’s one of those days when i feel like doing nothing but listening to pure bliss


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Music+Movies

War!

I’ve just finished watching “The Pianist” ,one of the best movies I’ve ever watched, for the second time. Such kinds of movies with the theme of war don’t usually interest me ’cause they are all full of gunfire and blood. 254 more words

Reviews

Netflix: Expiring Soon (7/31)

All of these movies are expiring at 11:59 PM on July 31st.

Airplane! (1980)

Directors: Jim Abrahams, David Zucker, Jerry Zucker
Cast: Robert Hays, Julie Hagerty, Leslie Nielsen… 1,425 more words

Movies

100 Greatest Films of All Time-#94: The Pianist

The Pianist’s appearance on this list should surprise no one, even though its place on it might. The Pianist is more than deserving of a top five spot on any film list, regardless of topic or stature. 266 more words

Richard Mead

The Pianist and The Runaway (As An Emotional State)

The Comptine has been playing
for the past few hours now.

It will cry instead of eyes,
it will think instead of memory,
it is a melody of being that documents the shifting… 104 more words

Literature

The Pianist

In class this week, we learned about how the war specifically affected Warsaw.  As Poland’s capital, a lot of the action was centered here.  It was the site of two uprisings against the Nazis–the Ghetto Uprising in 1943 and the Warsaw Uprising in 1944. 391 more words

Poland