Ready to get metaphysical? Time for a wild ride, as Buttered Popcorn dives into the mysterious, exciting, poignant and disturbing world of Tom Cruise’s 2001 winter offering, Vanilla Sky
Smartass Summary: The one with the bomb soundtrack.
Slightly less smartass summary: Tom Cruise gets plastic surgery.
Ok ok, REAL summary: Guy with daddy issues learns who his true friends are.
Buttered Popcorn loves this movie! It’s full of drama, romance, and emotional intensity, and the plot has twists and turns that will make your jaw drop. You’re invited to follow David Aames (Jr.) through his “brilliant journey of self awakening”, during which he learns much – about himself, about his friends, about the nature of life and death. And it’s all framed by visually stunning scenes and absolutely amazing music! In other words – watch it!
Go ahead… We’ll wait. Here’s a handy link for you.
Seriously, because we’re gonna spoil it soon, so if you haven’t watched it yet, go on over, grab the movie and watch away.
Done? Great! Now, let’s get started!
***Spoilers beyond this point!***