cloud atlas film


movie requests, part 27 (requested by timelordblogging) »

↳ “these forces that often remake time and space, that can shape and alter who we imagine ourselves to be, begin long before we are born and continue after we perish. our lives and our choices, like quantum trajectories, are understood moment to moment. at each point of intersection, each encounter suggests a new potential direction. ” - cloud atlas (2012)

why aren’t more people in love with the film cloud atlas when it:

  • has kickass female characters
  • has diversity in characters/actors
  • tackles big issues (slavery, revolution etc)
  • has some beautiful gay love
  • is basically about soulmates and reincarnation and how lives are connected through the ages
  • has stories from the past, present and future
  • has kickass cinematography 
  • has amazing underlying messages
  • has a beautiful soundtrack holy shit
  • has tom hanks
  • has ben whishaw
  • has halle berry
  • has some incredible makeup and costume work
  • is basically just a thoroughly beautiful and awesome movie
  • why isn’t this raved about more seriously