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Review: Melacholia

Posted in Movie Review, Movies, Thoughts with tags , , , , , , , , , , on January 26, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

Birds fall from the sky, a horse collapses to the ground dying, sparks fly from Kirsten Dunst’s fingers, and we see the destruction of Earth by the looming giant blue planet Melancholia. All this in super slo-mo to a Wagnerian score. It’s beautiful and bleak. And all in the first ten minutes. Continue reading