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The Seagull

Directed by Michael Mayer
United States, 2018
Drama

Synopsis

The Seagull centers on the romantic and artistic clashes between fading actress Irina Arkadina; fresh-faced ingénue Nina Zarechnaya; famous writer Boris Trigorin, Irina’s lover; and failing playwright Konstantin Treplyov, Irina’s son who is in love with Nina.

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The Seagull Directed by Michael Mayer

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  • bryanvmh's rating of the film The Seagull

    Some really odd choices in this one - no number of dramatic push-ins are going to give life to these intentionally lifeless and staged scenes, but the intense and vivid close-ups that get sustained throughout entire sequences give an emotive oomph to its shot reverse shots. But the funniest scene is easily the first suicide attempt.

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