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1984

These Things I Have Seen

StarringJohn Hurt, Richard Burton, and Suzanna Hamilton         
Directed byMichael Radford
Year: 1984
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I remember deliberately waiting until I had read the book t watch this film the first time. Orwell’s haunting first-persona narrative was stirring enough and I thought that to put it to film would paint such a dreary and violent image of our “future” that it may have the same impact as the Big Brother character in the book.

Though careful to follow the very spirit of the book, the film does fall short on several occasions to capture the pure brutality and the manipulation of this government and the effects on the people. I wanted this movie to be so much more than it was but, in the end, it was like every other book-turned-movie in that it kept much of the spirit, but along…

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