Read the analysis on The fall 2006 movie written by Cinemababu
Whats special about this movie?
Film shot in 17 historical places with a beautiful cinematography and breathtaking visual style with good screenplay
Fall movie starts with a hospitalized movie stuntMan Roy walker played by Lee pace who tells an instant story to a child.So there is so much scope for imagination and visual beauty as it is takes place as a bed time story .Roy tells a story a team of indian king,A bandit,a mystic man,a weapon specialist and a reasearch man’s revenge plot against an evil governor odious.As the movie progresses child will be attached to the story and she brings her own life experiences to the story when story taking to route of dark emotional way.
Roy takes his life experiences and tells the story to her and there is a lot of pain with life and same place there is a hope that things will be better .Movie is having so many philosophical meanings about life in a different layer underneath the visual style.Climax gives a perfect fitting to the story and why did they named it as Fall you will know in climax
Film takes different cultural reference like agora,mystics and all super natural themes and blends perfectly with the story ,Watch the mystic scenes for the beauty and fast paced editing for a different movie experience
The girl and hero of the movie(Lee pace) exceeded in their roles and Lee pace is charming and gave very emotional take on the charecter.As the movie progresses you can relate to his pain and rejection of life in his eyes.He did bandit role with ease and like a super hero
Overall movie itself is a great masterpiece in terms of visual story telling with its locations and beauty surrounded by them.So a must watch movie for anyone who loves adventure fantasy type of films.cinematography students much watch film for its visual style and actually you can see the real locations and how they incorporated them in story as per their need is a great in terms of filmmaking