luca's house of mirrors

"We are what we think. All that we are arises from our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world."  (Buddha)

Browsing Archive: May, 2012

Midnight in Paris (2011)

Posted by LucaM on Sunday, May 27, 2012, In : movie reviews 
No subject is terrible if the story is true, if the prose is clean and honest, and if it affirms courage and grace under pressure.
Amen to that ;)

Liked the movie. It’s asking the viewer to have a bit of patience with it in the beginning, but then, which good movie doesn’t? ;)

But if that car ever stopped to pick me up, it would be a car model of the present time. And it wouldn’t be in Paris. And it would take me to an (otherwise) empty diner, late at night.
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log entry 1210

Posted by LucaM on Saturday, May 26, 2012, In : log entries 
Ever felt like an alien trapped in a (faulty) human body?
I do.

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log entry 1209

Posted by LucaM on Wednesday, May 16, 2012, In : log entries 
“You cannot save people. You can only love them.”
    (Anaïs Nin)

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log entry 1208

Posted by LucaM on Sunday, May 6, 2012, In : log entries 


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The Avengers (2012) review. sort of, anyway.

Posted by LucaM on Sunday, May 6, 2012, In : movie reviews 
Watched it today. At the cinema. Not only because of the 3D; I still believe that at least the first viewing of a movie should be done on the big screen, at the theater, not the TV/computer screen at home. That comes later ;)
There's something magic about the moment the lights go off and the film starts rolling (well, the file starts playing. or whatever the term is. Side by Side and all that ;) )  You the viewer are no longer sitting in a chair; you're transported in a different world and rea...
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