Guess what I saw a few days ago!!!!!!!! I had to rent the darn thing, but finally got to see The Fall!! If any of you get to finally see this, I suggest you do on a big screen tv if possible. I saw it on a 24" square crt and though the film did not lose anything for me in it's wide screen format, I would have prefered to be drawn into it further.
The Fall is filmed in a very realistic hospital setting in the early 1920',s and in the mind of a 6 year old girl. There are times I am reminded of the vastness of the desert in Lawrence of Arabia and of Echner drawings. At other times a simple perfect little detail outshines everything. It is a story designed to manipulate and before it is over, you will cry for them all, for you too are manipulated until the very end where a...............
That's the most I can give without spoilers dear friends.
Any view of things that is not strange, is false.