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The Fly (1980)

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A fine day in the life of a fly presented completely from the fly's point of view. A fine day until something dreary happens, that is.

Director:

Ferenc Rofusz (as Ferenc Rófusz)

Writer:

Ferenc Rofusz (as Ferenc Rófusz)
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Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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On a clear, yet fateful autumnal morning, a little and restless fly still numb from dawn's chill, flies around in the woods in search of heat and, hopefully, a treat. Fortunately, the insect soon spots an intriguing gleam from a window in a house nearby, and daringly, decides to enter; after all, a human's nest always provides with food and shelter. Without delay, the fly storms inside the house anxious to discover its riches, nevertheless, is she welcome? Written by Nick Riganas

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22 December 2017 | by KirpianuscusSee all my reviews

A film who, for long time, remains as one of significant memories. for its admirable simplicity. for impecable drawing. for the sound. for the need to reflect about yourself front to a fly looking a secure place. the last scene is the best option for define a trip far to be usual. "The Fly" has the rare gift to propose questions. to be seductive. to use, in brilliant manner, an idea who becomes significant. in the context of period, it could be perceived as a parable. but it is only an angle to see it. because, in fact, it is just a gem. and it is enough for recommand it to the large public.


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