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star wars (англ.) [май. 18, 2005|11:38 am]
Anatoly Vorobey
Забавная рецензия на новые "Звёздные войны" в Нью-Йоркере, очень отрицательная и смешная:
Anakin, too, is a divided figure, wrenched between his Jedi devotion to selfless duty and a lurking hunch that, if he bides his time and trashes his best friends, he may eventually get to wear a funky black mask and start breathing like a horse.

This film is the tale of his temptation. We already know the outcome—Anakin will indeed drop the killer-monk Jedi look and become Darth Vader, the hockey goalkeeper from hell—because it forms the substance of the original “Star Wars.”

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The young Obi-Wan Kenobi is not, I hasten to add, the most nauseating figure onscreen; nor is R2-D2 or even C-3PO, although I still fail to understand why I should have been expected to waste twenty-five years of my life following the progress of a beeping trash can and a gay, gold-plated Jeeves.

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[User Picture]From: drmor
2005-05-18 09:24 am
Замечательная рецензия, спасибо. Особенно про Йоду понравилось, там где "Break me a fucking give". :)
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[User Picture]From: _moss
2005-05-18 03:16 pm
Там же о Йоде: “whose reptilian smugness we have been encouraged to mistake for wisdom”.
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[User Picture]From: 0qwerty0
2005-05-18 10:40 am
lovely. thanks!
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[User Picture]From: gholam
2005-05-18 10:56 am
Вчера увидел вживую рекламный плакат со злобным Йодой. Получил приступ истерического кудахтанья :)
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[User Picture]From: global_kid
2005-05-19 05:05 pm

Superficial but exquisite


I kept posting every Lane's article. Until I understood that not being selective is really close to being boring
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[User Picture]From: pollak
2005-05-21 03:14 pm
смешно , но неточно. Дживс - это как раз r2-d2, а не с-3po
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