When a series of blows deflates the very life out of you, in one co-ordinated camera move. From The Shop Around the Corner:
Not sure Burt ‘acts’ at this point…but he always *commits*:
Burt’s was a career and a persona characterised by ‘to-be-looked-at-ness,’ even at the age of fifty, as here in The Leopard , and on to almost old age.
When you see a great classic of the cinema but what you can’t shake from your mind is this.