With The English Patient writer-director Anthony Minghella not only made one quarter very profitable for tissue makers, but he also gave a sense as to what lengths the human spirit is willing to travel when love is at stake. Four years after The Talented Mr. In the season of epics, this one stands apart because of the life of the story which sees the narrative split between these two separate journeys both guided by hope, black and white portraits and a sense of self-awareness which are put to the test by antagonistic forces.
Then he's enlisted and participates in Battle of Saint Petesburg Virginia He leaves and sets off to find his lover. Being dead her father Donald SutherlandNicole will have to confront a lot of misfortunes until that she's helped by a valiant woman Renee Zellweger.
The picture is overlongruntime is approx. The film blends epic battles, dramaa love story, shootouts and a little bit of violence.
The motion picture is pretty strong with crude scenes: In United States attained a moderated success in spite of nomination to various Oscarsthough only obtained one award to support cast for Renee Zellweger.
In Europe achieved much more success at the box office. The picture has spectacular sets and some wonderful snowy and natural landscapes. Many of the scenes were shot in the Carpathian mountains in Romania.
The production design and set design by Dante Ferretti is breathtaking.
The secondary actors are first rate: Gabriel Yared musical score is romantic and magnificent and John Seale cinematography is astounding and stunningly made.
Anthony Mingella direction is accurately developed but there're some moments with slightly slow movement. The flick will appeal to emotion enthusiasts and romantic films fans.
Above averagewell worth watching.
Was this review helpful to you?English Patient was adapted by Anthony Minghella from Michael Ondaatje’s novel of the same name; the novel was a winner of the Booker Prize. Minghella brought the book to the attention of producer Saul Zaentz and directed the film, which was noted for its beautiful photography as well.
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Cold Mountain Review By Sean O'Connell Masterpiece Theater meets Mayberry in Anthony Minghella 's Cold Mountain, a stodgy and superfluous adaptation of Charles Frazier's Civil War romance novel that's every bit as unconvincing as it's meant to be epic. COLD MOUNTAIN: JOURNEY FROM BOOK TO FILM (PICTORIAL MOVIEBOOK) By Anthony Minghella, Phil Bray, Demmie Todd - Hardcover **BRAND NEW**.
Such is the case in "Cold Mountain," director Anthony Minghella's adaptation of Charlie Frazier's best-selling novel of the same name.
In it, Jude Law and Nicole Kidman star as some midth century characters whose budding relationship is interrupted by that .
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Anthony Minghella's Cold Mountain is at once a beautifully shot, contemplative film about the Civil War South, and a messy, uneven narrative that fails to fully engage the viewer.
Chief among the film's problems is its unbalanced mix of romance, war drama, road movie, and ensemble film elements.