Friday, October 13, 2006
oh. hell. yes.
I really wanna see this.
I don't even like Ms. Dunst, but Judy Davis is in it! and dig this fucking rad A.O. Scott lead [gawd, I am still in love with him. always will be...]
October 13, 2006
MOVIE REVIEW | 'MARIE ANTOINETTE'
A Lonely Petit Four of a Queen
By A. O. SCOTT
The problem of leisure/What to do for pleasure.”
The opening lines of “Natural’s Not in It,” by the Gang of Four, are the first words in Sofia Coppola’s “Marie Antoinette,” and they suggest one of that film’s paradoxical themes: The pursuit of sensual delight is trivial compared with other undertakings — just as “the problem of leisure” is surely more of a privilege than a burden — but pleasure is also serious, one of the things that gives life its shape and meaning.