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Symbolism in 'Cinema Paradiso'?

Old 12-07-09, 05:58 PM
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Symbolism in 'Cinema Paradiso'?

I think the movie theatre itself, the lion's mouth, kissing scenes of all movies, and burned films or photos are important.. I think they mean somthing special as a symbol but its hard for me to tell exactly what they mean. What do you think?
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Old 12-07-09, 06:14 PM
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Re: Symbolism in 'Cinema Paradiso'?

When is your assignment paper due? (do I kid?)

Not all creators are out symbolism and whatnot. They're often out to convey feelings. It's all in the eyes of the viewer.
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Re: Symbolism in 'Cinema Paradiso'?

...nostalgic romance and passion?
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Old 12-07-09, 06:21 PM
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Re: Symbolism in 'Cinema Paradiso'?

I hate that movie.
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Old 12-07-09, 06:28 PM
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Re: Symbolism in 'Cinema Paradiso'?

Why don't you tell us what you think they mean, and we'll agree or disagree.
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