In a message dated 9/19/02 10:34:53 AM, firstname.lastname@example.org
>Sarandon's intensity could have been quite frightening in the
>Mirror scene without any special effects.
That was another one of those rather annoying, unnecessary moments in the
movie, which kept it from reaching the level of quality it could have, as a
There is a much better way to convey the mood of arrogance, power, menace,
and fierce grandeur( any other adjectives to insert here?)
It's called acting.
And Cate Blanchet can act, too- so it was even more irritating.
Ah well, there were worse moments.
"There are two ways of spreading light -
to be the candle
or the mirror that reflects it."
- Edith Wharton