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It is usual for filmmakers to shoot extensive coverage of a scene in order to facilitate the editing process. This approach maybe a considered a little old-fashioned in this age of guerrilla-style hand-held shakey-cam, but I think we can consider Woody Allen a student of the old-school, especially in light of his reverence for Bergman and Fellini. As a ...


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Unfortunately, how Gil time travels in the movie is not disclosed and Woody Allen never explains the mechanics of his time travel as any explanations in the script would take away from the plot of the movie. We are to just believe that something magical happens around midnight. I have seen this movie several times and the following is how I interpreted the ...


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From the movie's IMDb FAQ: When Gil suggests to Bunuel a movie idea about people who can't leave a party, what is he talking about? Gil's suggestion describes El angel exterminador (English title: The Exterminating Angel), a film made by Bunuel in 1962. Here's The Exterminating Angel's synopsis: After a lavish dinner party, the guests find ...



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