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    Subject: spoiler--legs spread wide--spoiler
    Date: Mar 15, 2004
    Sender: georgePrevious | Next

    potential SPOILER for you, so see the movie before you read this. no one seems to have caught it, but rivka's marriage was never consumated in ten years. when you plug in this piece of info, the movie makes sense. without this information, the movie is a mess. look at the movie again and u'll see that the director has put in several clues; but the clues are largely too subtle, and too skimpy. the strongest clue was on the nite before she died rivka is trying to put the doctor's advice into practice e.g. female superior, and spreading her legs wide(but with all their clothes on). it doesn't look like real sex, because it isn't. she dies similar to the female mink, which will die if it doesn't have sucessful copulation.

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    Response to this comment:
    Re: question on ending - spoilers

    I don't like movies that end with a suicide.
    There are too many of them. It seems like
    such a cop-out to me (not by the person who
    commits suicide but by the film-maker). Though
    I understand from a previous comment that this
    was based on a book that ended with a suicide.
    In any case, it seemed totally unconvincing to me. Women don't die like that from a broken heart, so I must believe she died from sleeping pills or something. But they needed to show how she could obtain and take sleeping pills. It just
    wasn't at all believable.






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  • Kadosh - doubts   from Littlebat, Sep 17, 2000
  • Any suggestions?   from Rolf Deen, Apr 1, 2001
  • Re: Any suggestions?   from Kelly Craigmile, Apr 23, 2001
  • Re: Any suggestions?   from nathalie, Jan 4, 2002
  • I loved Kadosh!!!   from Zannoah Chodosh, Nov 18, 2000
  • Re: I loved Kadosh!!!   from Silvia, Aug 4, 2008
  • Ending! (spoiler)   from Mimi, Feb 25, 2001
  • Re: Ending! (spoiler)   from roli, Mar 26, 2001
  • Re: Ending! (spoiler)   from nathalie, Jan 4, 2002
  • Re: Ending! (spoiler)   from jl, Feb 14, 2002
  • Re: Ending! (spoiler)   from dan, Sep 3, 2002
  • The message of "Kadosh"   from Chuck, Feb 25, 2001
  • unrealisitc, inaccurate, stereotypical   from Yoni, Aug 22, 2001
  • Re: unrealisitc, inaccurate, stereotypical   from Eduardo Mendez, Nov 24, 2003
  • Re: unrealisitc, inaccurate, stereotypical   from Yehuda, Mar 26, 2004
  • Re: unrealisitc, inaccurate, stereotypical   from patty, Dec 7, 2004
  • Re: unrealisitc, inaccurate, stereotypical   from Silvia, Aug 4, 2008
  • question on ending - spoilers   from bettyboop, Sep 17, 2001
  • Re: question on ending - spoilers   from Emily, May 8, 2002
  • » spoiler--legs spread wide--spoiler «   from george, Mar 15, 2004
  • Response from an orthodox woman   from Sorele, Nov 18, 2002
  • Re: Response from an orthodox woman   from Alice, May 4, 2003
  • Re: Response from an orthodox woman   from abigail, Jun 2, 2003
  • Re: Response from an orthodox woman   from Yoni, Jun 27, 2004
  • Was that supposed to be a mikvah?   from Chana, May 20, 2003
  • Re: Was that supposed to be a mikvah?   from Ruth, Dec 15, 2006
  • Kadosh - doubts   from Littlebat, Sep 17, 2000
  • Any suggestions?   from Rolf Deen, Apr 1, 2001
  • Re: Any suggestions?   from Kelly Craigmile, Apr 23, 2001
  • Re: Any suggestions?   from nathalie, Jan 4, 2002
  • I loved Kadosh!!!   from Zannoah Chodosh, Nov 18, 2000
  • Re: I loved Kadosh!!!   from Silvia, Aug 4, 2008
  • Ending! (spoiler)   from Mimi, Feb 25, 2001
  • Re: Ending! (spoiler)   from roli, Mar 26, 2001
  • Re: Ending! (spoiler)   from nathalie, Jan 4, 2002
  • Re: Ending! (spoiler)   from jl, Feb 14, 2002
  • Re: Ending! (spoiler)   from dan, Sep 3, 2002
  • The message of "Kadosh"   from Chuck, Feb 25, 2001
  • unrealisitc, inaccurate, stereotypical   from Yoni, Aug 22, 2001
  • Re: unrealisitc, inaccurate, stereotypical   from Eduardo Mendez, Nov 24, 2003
  • Re: unrealisitc, inaccurate, stereotypical   from Yehuda, Mar 26, 2004
  • Re: unrealisitc, inaccurate, stereotypical   from patty, Dec 7, 2004
  • Re: unrealisitc, inaccurate, stereotypical   from Silvia, Aug 4, 2008
  • question on ending - spoilers   from bettyboop, Sep 17, 2001
  • Re: question on ending - spoilers   from Emily, May 8, 2002
  • » spoiler--legs spread wide--spoiler «   from george, Mar 15, 2004
  • Response from an orthodox woman   from Sorele, Nov 18, 2002
  • Re: Response from an orthodox woman   from Alice, May 4, 2003
  • Re: Response from an orthodox woman   from abigail, Jun 2, 2003
  • Re: Response from an orthodox woman   from Yoni, Jun 27, 2004
  • Was that supposed to be a mikvah?   from Chana, May 20, 2003
  • Re: Was that supposed to be a mikvah?   from Ruth, Dec 15, 2006