Abbreviated Movies Synopses TITANIC, 1997 Jack and Rose went on a ship, Class and Society Held Their Grip, Enjoyed a Steamy Van and a Starry Trip; One… Read more “In Short: The Long ‘n’ Short”
We are coming to terms with the fact that even though we are social animals, we are not social carnivores. We do not require the 24×7 presence of another (just as we don’t need a 24×7 news feed,) and I think that’s beautiful.
Maybe, films are best thought of as an escape.
If we were to take them literally, they would either consume us; or we would be conned, confused, and consumed.
One of Stanley Kubrick’s most controversial films, “Eyes Wide Shut” is an adventure many people have ventured into in the past, but few have made head or tail of it and been able to wade past the overtones of promiscuity and fidelity.