was it a good idea to watch this in one sitting? No
that said, on to la flor lmaooooooo
Even at his most simplistic, Sternberg is effortlessly and naturally poetic in his narrative ability.
What is man but an abstracted reflection bound to dissipate in the hulking nothingness? Unless, and if we believe Sternberg here, he holds his chin up and faces the iron claw of misery and the continuous cycle of oppression that it entails.
so you are telling me that the USAF is not the only jingoistic imperialist armed group (actively exploiting vulnerable communities for material gain), masquerading as a peace-keeping force, in this film? huh
(this is v sloppy and haphazard, not only thematically, but aesthetically and formally as well)