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Eyes Wide Shut : Falling back on generalities

SWOOSH! Another civil service day has just passed like an ephemeral shower of April. Nothing seems to have changed a bit in government. Lawrence Peter of Peter Principle fame once said that bureaucracy defends status quo long past when quo has lost its status. 59 more words

Eyes Wide Shut

Eyes Wide Shut (1999) [Mystery Drama]

Original Title: Eyes Wide Shut

Year of Release: 1999

Genres: Mystery; Drama

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Writer: Stanley Kubrick, Frederic Raphael

Main Cast: Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman, Sydney Pollack… 721 more words

Film Review

The Completed Eyes Wide Shut?

When Stanley Kubrick died on March 7, 1999, there was still a little over four months until Eyes Wide Shut’s release date, July 16. There is no basis to argue Kubrick wouldn’t have altered the film right up to that date and possibly even beyond as he did with 2001 and The Shining, films most similar to Eyes Wide Shut. 1,147 more words

No Vanilla at Cirque Du Soleil’s Zumanity on Las Vegas’ Strip

I am lucky enough to go on a trip to Las Vegas and decided to embrace it: After all, this is a stageblog and this is not only… 1,339 more words

Cirque Du Soleil

The Best of Stanley Kubrick

Stanley Kubrick (1928-1999) is one of the most important and influential filmmakers of all time.  For generations of movie buffs and aspiring cineastes, he was a model of visual innovation and creative autonomy, and it was Kubrick, before anyone else, who came to embody the popular conception of what a movie director should be.  2,168 more words

Film

Eyes Wide Open

You need to see it all.

The day, the colors that make it.
You need to feel your heartbeat
as you cross the street
and a car almost hits
you. 59 more words
Poetry

The 9th Gate - Cleaning Toilets for Satan

The Ninth Gate (1999) is a sub-par movie that might nail wealthy Satanism hobbyists for the hacks they are if those people even existed and pales in comparison to its distant ivy league cousin Eyes Wide Shut (1999). 875 more words