by imaginationforsale | June 7, 2021 | Analysis | 0 Comments
The Vietnam timeline continues throughout the entire film, the truth slowly revealed in bits and pieces as it comes back to Jake. In the modern timeline, we’re never sure if it’s really happening or the entire thing is a fabrication of Jake’s dying brain as he bleeds out from the stab wound. The Vietnam scenes are the only ones we know aren’t happening in his head.
by imaginationforsale | May 25, 2021 | Home | 0 Comments
by imaginationforsale | May 10, 2021 | Analysis, Home | 0 Comments
“David and I are going to have a baby…” Accompanied by an absolutely miserable expression. She says “going to” as if she’s positive about her decision to go through with the pregnancy, but her inflection flips the meaning of her words around. The subtext is: “…and I’m thinking of having an abortion.” No one says the word “abortion” in this scene or the rest of the movie, everything is heavily implied, conveyed by the superb performances of skilled actors.
by Brian Robert Oliver | February 22, 2021 | Uncategorized | 0 Comments
by Brian Robert Oliver | February 3, 2021 | Analysis, Home, Uncategorized | 0 Comments
by Brian Robert Oliver | January 13, 2021 | Uncategorized | 0 Comments