Friday, September 21, 2007

Weekend Web Finds: The Work of Richard Kelly

The trailer for Richard Kelly's "Southland Tales" premiered online recently:

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The movie got absolutely destroyed at Cannes, something that was baffling to me and other fans of Kelly's first effort, Donnie Darko. I'm a huge fan of Darko; Kelly established himself as a major talent, using very limited resources. These scenes from the film are classic:

Slow motion intro to all major characters in school, to Tears for Fears:

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The Film's Ending, hauntingly set to a cover of "Mad World":

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The trailer for Southland Tales looks great, especially with the new edit and the added special effects. Here's hoping that Kelly pulled it together and that we have a great fall film in the pipeline to look forward to.

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