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Friday, March 30, 2012

Friday's Top 5... Great Shots From Mirror Mirror...

... That nevertheless fail to make me want to see it.


Although Tarsem Singh's films would appear to be getting progressively shallower on a thematic level, you can still expect something visually great, with...


Beautiful costumes, and...


Fantastic art direction.


Singh is a great visual stylist with a really distinctive style. An ability to compose a great looking still shot unfortunately doesn't always translate to an ability to effectively guide a film, but he's definitely got flair.


The iconic shot. Seriously, if you watch the trailer on mute (and ignore the sections involving the 7 dwarfs, who I suspect dominate the actual film) it actually looks like it might be good.