Modernism, By Other Means: Alas, it’s just a quick note to say that, while I no longer have time to maintain or update this blog, I’ll be keeping it onl Brainstorms from the Shower. Even when he cries, he’s still so beautiful, making my heart skipped a bit. Underneath the glow of the traditionally amiable romance, The Love of Siam strives to say something more about the act of loving, whether romantically or familial: That hope that closes the film actually opens up million of possibilities for its characters, as numerous as the countless fortuitous encounters in Siam Square that initiate relationships between strangers or abruptly conclude long-standing affairs all within the fateful movement of time. Mew once mentioned to Tong that in the past 5 years, he felt “so lonely, so terribly lonely, that he still couldn’t stop missing his granny”, he said “he understood this as a part of life, but he wondered if he could stand it anymore to separate with somebody he loved most”. Siam Square, in the eyes of the Bangkok youth, has become both the place for welcomes and farewells, of declarations of love and hurtful break-ups, of chance encounters and scheduled meetings.
Rate the celebrity and leave a review! I was really mesmerized by the movie, and two thumbs up for your blog. Short Narrative Finalists Hi Oggs, been looking for an LOS review online want to see how people liked it and yours is prolly one of the best: Siam Square, in the eyes of the Bangkok youth, has become both the place for welcomes and farewells, of declarations of love and hurtful break-ups, of chance encounters and scheduled meetings. Christian, I haven’t seen Eternal Summer yet. This is the only movie I’ve seen that has affected me this way.
Really wish it had a happy ending though: By the way the latest images may help you to know how he looks in real life, if he is dating or even where is Arthit Niyomkul now. Though some of us lived happily, but most of us are still searching for that one true special love.
I just have one problem though. Sir, I’m reposting your review in my blog since this is the best Filk have seen so far: Hi, this is the first time I visited your blog. The boys must deal with their family and social lives and their feelings for each other.
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Posted by Oggs Cruz at 9: Tong was afraid to upset his mom when decorating the Christmas tree and was then told to choose whatever he thinks be correct, then Tong chose the boy doll. Underneath the glow of the traditionally amiable romance, The Love of Siam strives to say something more about the act of loving, whether romantically or familial: Cartas de la Soledad: Click here for Links of Other Films Mini-reviewed: Year in TV – With thousands of TV shows being released every year, it is becoming more and afthit difficult and impossible to track, catch up, and pick your favorites.
Separating or going together, their love is not diminished. The Bourne Cinema Conspiracy.
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Something to Sing About. Modernism, By Other Means: In fact, there is a different focus and feel to the movie right after the mother’s confrontation with Mew.
Mew bid farewell arrthit Tong and went back to his room alone, putting the wooden nose back to the doll, saying “thank you”, crying quietly. In fact, The Love of Siam ends without any of its characters fulfilling the traditional conclusions of a love story.
The story of Tong and Mew was well written, showing unaffected simplicity and lack of guile, while reflecting quite truly of the Thai society and the rather open attitude towards homosexuality in Thailand. Thanks again for doing such a great recap. Though as much as i wanted to cry watching it. A movie with similiar gay themes but not really a love story.
It was all about hope and innocent love. Young Critics Circle Film Desk. Kung Fu Cult Cinema.
Thanks to all the anonymouses, To the one who asked if I wrote this, yes I did. HarryTuttle is back – The blogger HarryTuttle comes back on this blog after discontinuing it for 4 and a half years, under the name Benoit Rouilly. Well done to the 2 leads! Dark of the Moon Michael Bay, Here’s the short description of the collection from Scream Factory’s website: Would love to hear your take on it. While Tong said that he couldn’t be lovers with Mew, “but it didn’t mean that he didn’t love Mew”, giving another open-end to the storyline.
Christian, I haven’t seen Eternal Summer yet. As a fellow filipino-aspiring lawyer wannabeI’ve been meaning to comment about the wide array of films you chose to review. So many movies to watch, so little time.
Niymokul the okay signal from Tong’s mother “Choose whatever you think it’s correct”, said Tong’s mother while decorating the Xmas treethe rather open attitudes among friends and the deep love between Tong and Mew, it’s only a matter of time for the sparks to explode again, indeed it was never diminished. I’m still moved by this story and I cannot help crying every time I watch this over and over again! She met Tong’s family in Bangkok, regaining some of her childhood memories, but was afraid to admit that the Chiang Mai late parents she loved and stayed with most of her live, weren’t her blood parents.
The Siam in the title refers to Siam Square, a shopping district in Bangkok where most teens hang out to shop, dine, meet, and have fun. This movie made me hope that arthitt day I will also have my love story.
I have heard that your first priority project in relation to archiving is the digitization of some I also wrote a TLOS review on my newly-started blog, http: You see, I am a gay and this movie depicted that, like other people, we gays also yearn for love and that only a few can have it.
It easy to notice that the filmography is mainly dominated by films in the genre Drama,Comedy,Romance. Great movie and a great review!