A great review of my current favorite movie of all time….
Cloud Atlas is a film… well wait.. let me backtrack.
It’s an experience. Don’t expect it to make sense on your first view. Expect to make multiple viewings in order to notice new things each time. That’s pretty much all I can say to sum it up. It’s based upon the very complex book written by David Mitchell.
The movie consists of six separate stories in different periods of time – 1800s- to the far future (with different lit genres). At first they don’t seem to have much connection to eachother — and they are intercut off and on at specific moments as the film progresses. The pace of each gets a little faster each time you view it, and you slowly begin to realize these seeming dissimilar stories are actually connected and share not only one large concept theme, but several smaller interwoven ones that repeat themselves subtly — both…
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