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Its all well and good being a cinema intellectual, don’t get me wrong – I’d love to be one myself. Spending every waking minute of the day writing reviews and discussing directorial decisions and the dramatic effect of certain camera angles and watching nothing but gritty, dystopian thrillers that make your brain hurt, but sometimes people like me want to watch good films as well. 903 more words
The Grand Budapest Hotel is a 2014 comedy/drama film written and directed by Wes Anderson.
From the get-go, the audience is made aware that the scene they are witnessing taking place is one of a funeral and there are several things indicative of this; the woeful dirge coupled with the dark, artificial lighting sets a solemn mood of death in the air and the crowd’s equally as dark attire only further propels this. 737 more words