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    Subject: Re: excellent movie
    Date: Apr 14, 2003
    Sender: DeePrevious | Next

    Thanks Elizabeth. I found concrete ties embedded in audio and visual messages; from morse code to taped fingers, from flashbacks to an ancient comforter. The wonder of it!

    It is a beautilful film.

    Previous: Wornderful film! | Next: a rumor of angels

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    Response to this comment:
    excellent movie

    Contrary to the critics evaluation (listed below), I feel that should the "right" person watch the movie that there IS concrete ties to both the characters, circumstances & story line!

    Many people are sceptics in the area of the unknown or unproven, but there are those who do believe!

    As far as being "sappy & lacking in substance"..that is for the individual viewer to decide for themselves!



    "A Rumor of Angels" does tug at the heartstrings, but unfortunately those heartstrings aren't tied to anything concrete as we're expected to have feelings for these characters without being given any real reason to. Some aspects of the film are just hard to believe, like Maddy's sudden change from cranky spinster to someone brimming with joie de vivre.
    The performances for the most part are good enough, but the film on the whole is merely sappy and lacking in substance.






    Comment index:

  • Re: A Rumor of Angels   from Kelly Gray, Aug 18, 2002
  • Re: A Rumor of Angels   from Ruth Cremin, Dec 12, 2002
  • excellent movie   from Elizabeth E., Feb 10, 2003
  • Wornderful film!   from brian, Feb 23, 2003
  • » Re: excellent movie «   from Dee, Apr 14, 2003
  • a rumor of angels   from jim, May 16, 2003
  • Once again the critics got it wrong!   from David, Jul 7, 2003
  • what's NOT to get??!!!   from doug, Oct 18, 2003
  • Great Movie   from George, Jan 15, 2004
  • Message of Hope   from Clare, Jan 16, 2004
  • The critics comments lack substance.   from Anthony, Jan 20, 2004
  • GREAT MOVIE   from Racquel, Mar 8, 2004
  • Critic is very closed minded   from William Perez, Oct 22, 2005
  • Re: Critic is very closed minded   from Jon Bagley, Dec 28, 2006
  • Re: A Rumor of Angels   from Kelly Gray, Aug 18, 2002
  • Re: A Rumor of Angels   from Ruth Cremin, Dec 12, 2002
  • excellent movie   from Elizabeth E., Feb 10, 2003
  • Wornderful film!   from brian, Feb 23, 2003
  • » Re: excellent movie «   from Dee, Apr 14, 2003
  • a rumor of angels   from jim, May 16, 2003
  • Once again the critics got it wrong!   from David, Jul 7, 2003
  • what's NOT to get??!!!   from doug, Oct 18, 2003
  • Great Movie   from George, Jan 15, 2004
  • Message of Hope   from Clare, Jan 16, 2004
  • The critics comments lack substance.   from Anthony, Jan 20, 2004
  • GREAT MOVIE   from Racquel, Mar 8, 2004
  • Critic is very closed minded   from William Perez, Oct 22, 2005
  • Re: Critic is very closed minded   from Jon Bagley, Dec 28, 2006