29 Apr '12, 4am

#Burma 2. Something to believe in - Todays News - San Francisco Luxury News

#Burma 2. Something to believe in - Todays News - San Francisco Luxury News

At 50, director Luc Besson realised that it was time for him to tell a story of hopes and dreams, and The Lady is his tour de force. HE is best known for his frenetic action movies, and she, as a martial arts star. But in bringing the story of Burmese activist Aung San Suu Kyi onto the big screen, director Luc Beeson and star Michelle Yeoh show admirable restraint to tell a story that needed to be told. The Lady , the monumental tale of Aung San Suu Kyi, opens with all the trademarks of a Luc Besson movie. After several fast cuts and close ups, we soon follow a few unsavoury characters, and it’s obvious they’re up to no good. Sure enough, barely 10 minutes into the film, one of them barges into a room and kills a group of important-looking men, shooting the last man standing at close range. This vivid re-enactment of the 1947 assassination of Suu Kyi’s father General Aung ...

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