History Film / CloudAtlas

25th Jan '18 10:04:25 PM Jables8
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* {{Blackface}}: Inverted. Halle Berry plays a white woman, Jocasta Ayrs, in Frobisher's story.

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* {{Blackface}}: Inverted. Halle Berry plays a white Jewish woman, Jocasta Ayrs, in Frobisher's story.
18th Jan '18 2:11:48 AM jormis29
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A film based on David Mitchell's ({{n|amesTheSame}}o, not ''Series/{{that|MitchellAndWebbLook}}'' Creator/DavidMitchell) [[Literature/CloudAtlas 2004 novel]], ''Cloud Atlas'' is a sweeping epic that connects wildly different genres and writing styles into a single narrative. It was written and directed by Creator/TheWachowskis and Tom Tykwer. The Wachowskis directed the 1849, 2144 and 2321 sequences, and Tom Tykwer directed the 1936, 1973 and 2012 sequences.

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A film based on David Mitchell's ({{n|amesTheSame}}o, not ''Series/{{that|MitchellAndWebbLook}}'' Creator/DavidMitchell) {{David Mitchell|Author}}'s [[Literature/CloudAtlas 2004 novel]], ''Cloud Atlas'' is a sweeping epic that connects wildly different genres and writing styles into a single narrative. It was written and directed by Creator/TheWachowskis and Tom Tykwer. The Wachowskis directed the 1849, 2144 and 2321 sequences, and Tom Tykwer directed the 1936, 1973 and 2012 sequences.
14th Jan '18 10:34:08 PM Synchronicity
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->''"Our lives are not our own. We are bound to others, past and present. And by each crime and every kindness, we birth our future."''
-->-- '''Sonmi~451'''
2nd Jan '18 12:33:57 AM eroock
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** “Our lives are not our own. From womb to tomb, we are bound to others, past and present.”

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** “Our "Our lives are not our own. From womb to tomb, we are bound to others, past and present.”"
1st Jan '18 7:48:04 PM Cintari
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** “Our lives are not our own. From womb to tomb, we are bound to others, past and present.”

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** “Our “Our lives are not our own. From womb to tomb, we are bound to others, past and present.””



* DeathFromFallingOver: People struck hard on the head with heavy objects generally tend to ''die''.

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* DeathFromFallingOver: DeathByFallingOver: People struck hard on the head with heavy objects generally tend to ''die''.
22nd Nov '17 7:59:56 AM eroock
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A film based on David Mitchell's ({{n|amesTheSame}}o, not ''Series/{{that|MitchellAndWebbLook}}'' Creator/DavidMitchell) [[Literature/CloudAtlas 2004 novel]], '''''Cloud Atlas''''' is a sweeping epic that connects wildly different genres and writing styles into a single narrative. It was written and directed by Creator/TheWachowskis and Tom Tykwer. The Wachowskis directed the 1849, 2144 and 2321 sequences, and Tom Tykwer directed the 1936, 1973 and 2012 sequences.

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A film based on David Mitchell's ({{n|amesTheSame}}o, not ''Series/{{that|MitchellAndWebbLook}}'' Creator/DavidMitchell) [[Literature/CloudAtlas 2004 novel]], '''''Cloud Atlas''''' ''Cloud Atlas'' is a sweeping epic that connects wildly different genres and writing styles into a single narrative. It was written and directed by Creator/TheWachowskis and Tom Tykwer. The Wachowskis directed the 1849, 2144 and 2321 sequences, and Tom Tykwer directed the 1936, 1973 and 2012 sequences.



* DeathFromFallingOver: People struck hard on the head with heavy objects generally tend to ''die''.



* TapOnTheHead: Averted from the usual depiction, in that people struck hard on the head with heavy objects generally tend to ''die''.
21st Nov '17 10:42:11 PM smasll_lordvoice
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* MaybeMagicMaybeMundane: Two examples in Zachry's story:
** When Zachry meets the demonic Old Georgie, is it a supernatural encounter, or a common-or-garden hallucination?

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* MaybeMagicMaybeMundane: Two examples in Zachry's story:
story, the only one to feature any fantastical/supernatural elements:
** When Zachry meets the demonic Old Georgie, is it a supernatural encounter, or a common-or-garden hallucination? The film never explains or comments on it either way.
21st Nov '17 10:33:43 PM smasll_lordvoice
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* TapOnTheHead: Averted from the usual depiction, in that people struck hard on the head with heavy objects generally tend to ''die''.
21st Nov '17 10:30:48 PM smasll_lordvoice
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* ArcSymbol: The comet-shaped BirthmarkOfDestiny that all the main characters have (although all in different places.)



* AxCrazy: Basically anyone played by Hugo Weaving. The [[ImAHuminatarian Kona]] are an entire ''tribe'' of these.

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* AxCrazy: Basically anyone played by Hugo Weaving. The [[ImAHuminatarian Bill Smoke, Henry Goose, Dermot Hoggins, and the entire [[ImAHumanatarian Kona]] are an entire ''tribe'' of these.tribe.
21st Nov '17 10:28:37 PM smasll_lordvoice
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* AnyoneCanDie: And thanks to the [[ActingForTwo shared cast]], some of them arguably die ''multiple'' times.


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* AxCrazy: Basically anyone played by Hugo Weaving. The [[ImAHuminatarian Kona]] are an entire ''tribe'' of these.


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* BadassGrandpa: Any of Keith David's characters, for sure. Several of Tom Hanks' are badass ''middle-aged'' guys.
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