Movies at the Turn of the Century (Part IV)

The noughties may be in the recent past, but memories of the decade tend to be wispy and vague. Part of it, I gathered, was due to the relentless transition from the frantic albeit unmemorable academic years to the more sombre yet repetitive working life. 724 more words


Local - Storm Warning: 4

Feeling Type: “The Individualist”
Orientation: Feeling
Expression: Thinking
Subordinate: own Acting
Seeks: Authenticity
Short circuits in storm state:
Acting – Feeling
Thinking – Thinking

AF FA TT… 921 more words


Meet Me in Montauk

Today is the 11th anniversary of “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.” It’s a film that’s very special to me for a number of reasons. 600 more words


Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

  • Title:  Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  • Director:  Michel Gondry
  • Date:  2004
  • Studio:  Focus Features
  • Genre:  Romance, SF, Drama
  • Cast:  Jim Carrey, Kate Winslet, Elijah Wood, Mark Ruffalo, Kirsten Dunst, Tom Wilkinson…
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The Truman Show (1998)

Despite dealing largely with dramatic cinema, Peter Weir had the good fortune of working with two of the most gifted American comedians of this (or any) era. 996 more words

Peter Weir

Even shallow cuts still hurt

Why do breakups hurt so much? You were living your life before they came along and for some reason some fool and his fake version of your future is enough to throw you into a tailspin. 507 more words