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Written on the Wind: Mirrors

February 28th, 2011 by Nikki on Nikki Heyman's Blog · No Comments · Uncategorized

Wirrten on the Wind was indeed a hyper-melodrama. The aesthetic of the film was largely fake and artificial looking, which was a sensical choice of Sirk’s to correspond to the melodramatic tone of the film. The music, also fitting to the melodrama, was over-the-top and very present; so much so that the music [...]

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