On saturday night the toronto international film festival hosted the world premiere of cloud atlas, the genre-spanning sci-fi epic cum period-drama comedy-thriller reputed to be the most expensive. Cloud atlas is a 2012 epic adventure drama film adapted from the 2004 novel of the same name by david mitchell with a budget of $102 million, cloud atlas is one of the most expensive independent films of all time. Called the most expensive independent film ever made – $102 million – “cloud atlas” was shot in germany with an all-star cast including tom hanks, halle berry, susan sarandon, hugh grant, hugo weaving, who was agent smith in the “matrix” movies and elrond in “lord of the rings,” and jim broadbent, who played gilbert of gilbert. Talk:cloud atlas (film)/archive 1 jump to navigation jump to search this is an archive of its also the most expensive independent film of all time, so its going to be backed up by multiple studios do you have a copy or access to a copy of the film cloud atlas we do still have the issue of primary source geraldshields11 23:53, 18. It's an incredible movie, though still not as good as cloud atlas (as cloud atlas is actually my favorite film of all time) if you love cloud atlas, my number one suggestion would be to watch the wachowski's new netflix original series called sense8.
Tom hanks stars in cloud atlas, a tale that spans the stretch of time from andy and lana wachowski, along with film-making partner tom tykwer halle berry, hugh grant, jim sturgess, and susan. But, as oscar-season spectacles go, cloud atlas is far from forgettable like the novel, the film incorporates six separate stories, each set in a different era, with two in the future. Cloud atlas, the unlikely new adaptation by lana and andy wachowski and tom tykwer of david mitchell’s ingenious novel, should do well on dvd, a format whose capacity for endless replay will enable viewers to study at leisure the myriad concurrences binding the movie’s half dozen plots better.
In many ways, the divided opinions about the film version of cloud atlas demonstrate that this is a film not afraid of taking such risks it has some of the most beautifully moving scenes that i've ever seen anywhere in a film, and the movie has the rare ability to stick with you long after you've seen it. In cloud atlas, science fiction is just one of the film’s modes, though it’s one of its most effective bae’s scenes in the seoul of the near-future suggest the directors might easily have made another crowd-pleasing blockbuster as influential to this current decade as the matrix was to the last. Cloud atlas trailer an exploration of how the actions of individual lives impact one another in the past, present and future, as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero, and an act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution. Cloud atlas is a film incorporating many genres written and directed by tom tykwer, andy wachowski and lana wachowski the ensemble cast features academy award winners tom hanks, susan sarandon and halle berry.
Cloud atlas is based on british author david mitchell's best-selling 2004 novel and was a huge challenge for the filmmakers to adapt and finance (its estimated budget of over $100 million also makes it the most expensive independent film ever made. Cloud atlas explores how the actions and consequences of indivi skip navigation sign in search movie roles that were too mature for child actors - duration: 11:11. That is the shape the characters in cloud atlas take, and how they attempt to direct our thoughts any concrete, factual attempt to nail the film down to cold fact, to tell you what it means, is as pointless as trying to build a clockwork orange. One of the most ambitious films of the year, and possibly ever, cloud atlas, opens wide this weekend three directors and an all-star cast featuring tom hanks, halle berry, susan sarandon, hugh.
Cloud atlas 2012 r 2h 51m in 1992, sandi tan and her friends shot a quirky film on the streets of singapore then the footage disappeared, sending her on a hunt for answers meek maria luiza turns his property into a bossa nova club and begins to come into her own as an independent woman murder mystery. To pick on sturgess's transformation specifically, as well as the alteration of other actors (hugo weaving, james d'arcy, keith david) to appear more asian, is to miss the purpose of cloud atlas. From infogalactic: the planetary knowledge core jump to: navigation, search cloud atlas file:cloud atlas posterjpg. Cloud atlas (dvd) based on the best-selling novel, and from the creators of the matrix trilogy and the director of run lola run, cloud atlas explores how the actions and consequences of individual lives impact one another throughout the past, the present and the future.
But cloud atlas isn't a normal movie it's an epic folly (like david lynch's dune) many audiences will find themselves swept away and perhaps even enchanted by the movie's mere efforts to be huge and impressive. When you want the same kind of sampler platter on your bookshelf, that's where cloud atlas comes in this book is a multi-ethnic buffet that spans countries, time periods, and genres, everything from mystery and suspense to science fiction and back again, crossing over everything in between.
In 2005, on the set of “v for vendetta,” which the wachowskis wrote and produced, ms wachowski heard about “cloud atlas” from natalie portman, one of that film’s stars ms ms. Cloud atlas (2012), directed by the wachowskis and tom tykwer, is a thing of beauty, the likes of which i have not seen in american cinema while i regard rian johnson's looper as easily the best film of the year thus far, this film might be the best film of the decade nevertheless, considering. Wim wenders‘ magic-realist masterpiece “wings of desire” isn’t quite in the same wheelhouse as “cloud atlas” or its other forebearers, but you can certainly see the 1987 film as an. Cloud atlas - review who reportedly coaxed $100m out of independent financiers to convert the book to the screen, have taken a big risk with this roaming behemoth of a movie.