Saturday, 23 October 2010

Gattaca


richard and cillian's latest post on "favourite moments in film" brought me back to a movie i loved so dearly. gattaca, along with great expectations, a single man and several of wong kar-wai's movies rank highly on my favourite movies list. i used to rave so much about gattaca to my friends. shot more than 10years ago, the movie still looks and feel amazingly current. beautiful cinematography, and i believed the costumes were all designed by giorgio armani too.

i am going to watch it again next weekend. i hope you will consider this massively underrated film for your next night in.




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5 comments:

  1. I'm doing an extended article in the next issue of Decoy about why Gattaca is so perfect for a fashion based audience and the parallels that it draws in it's narrative, will send you a copy!
    Also any excuse to illustrate Uma and Ethan from this film.

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  2. Gattaca is my favourite movie ever
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  4. Adore Gattaca and A Single Man. And yes, you're the only other person I've ever heard express appreciation for Great Expectations (beautiful, beautiful film - if flawed).

    The similarities between Gattaca and A Single Man are quite striking (tone, soundtrack etc)

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  5. By chance, watched it on cable last night, well worth my time. Thanks for the heads up.

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what's he wearing?