Kristin Scott Thomas , actor. The poetry of the writing just swept me away. I was so nervous, so touched by the story, so overwhelmed. I knew they were thinking of me for Katherine, but that I would be a leftfield choice. I am the K in your film. I got an audition and it was extraordinary.
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If you think what we do is worthwhile, please donate or become a member advertisement The English Patient R - 7. Full frontal female nudity seen twice and a few scenes show a woman s bare breasts. Some scuffles, a man is hit in the head with a rifle butt, a man s thumb is severed while he screams and we see a pool of blood. A car crash and a couple of plane crashes with fireballs and gunfire; a plane nearly hits a man, after a plane crash a man has blood on his face and after a car explodes over a mine we see bloody, mangled bodies. Throughout the film we see a badly burned and disfigured man; we see his face a couple of times as a bloody pulp. A few scenes in an army hospital show bloody wounds and bedding.
Meghan McCain Mocks St. Photo: Miramax ; Illustration: Dillen Phelps. The English Patient Anthony Minghella's Oscar-winning film is a sweeping epic about the power of love over the human heart.
Considering that the film felt more like a stylised period drama piece in both structure and cinematography than a genuine drama, it was definitely an example of a film more for the critics than the fans. While the film can lean towards the boring side, one aspect of the film that should be admired by all is the highly engaging love scenes. What starts as a frosty moment turns into a physical altercation, before this physicality quickly transforms into an eruption of their passions that were bubbling below the surface.