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Cannes Report Day 1.2: Still Smiling

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Mark Kermode | 12:48 UK time, Sunday, 18 May 2008

Day one, two films in the bag and a nice overcast sky keeping the temperature down. But it is still only Day One...


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    The Great Ecstasy of Robert Carmichael was very effective, but also meaningless and horrible. When I saw it people left, and they didn't leave quietly. The director (or maybe just the cinematographer) had great talent but that was the worst kind of agenda movie; one that finally uses its characters as pawns to make some kind of obscure point.

  • Comment number 4.

    Do you keep the tie on once you get in? :)

    Btw, those hard working people on the end card take up time - time which could be used to the half wittertainment (only half since Simon isn't there!) - could you just list their names here and go on for a bit longer?

    (Such as 20-30 minuttes :)

 

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