Blood Simples editing creates a suspenseful neo noir film that is full of dramatic irony. The audience knows going on behind the scenes but the characters don 't and they keep making the worst choices. The first edit I will look at in the film is when Marty breaks into Rays house and grabs hold of Abby. The editing here is reminiscent of Russian montage editing and creates a panicked feeling in the audience. The dark lighting and the gruesome images around the actors help to portray the dark mood to the viewers.
Please join StudyMode to read the full document. The Godfather is ranked as second in the greatest film in American cinema history behind Citizen Kane. The opening scene of The Godfather , sets the mood and tone of which the classic film takes the viewer through the compelling story. The screen is completely dark, as the introduction music composed of Italian sympathetic strings quietly silences and the screen illuminates only to show the figure of an older man stand in formal clothes in front of a desk. The surroundings are too dark to distinguish, but the man begins speaking almost immediately.
Few films have been able to surpass Goodfellas and The Godfather in the crime drama genre. However, these two films have exceptionally different aspects. Both film follow organized crime and the mafia but are told and directed in different manners.
The picture is filmed mostly handheld which gives it a shaky war footage feel and aides the authenticity of the film, even though it is just fiction. The very first P. Right of the bat this gives the viewer a basic idea of the setting and the general mood of the film. The fact that the initial stage of the bomb disposal, that is carried out from the point of view of a robot generates so much tension and anxiety actually foreshadows the real drama and trauma that ensues in the film. Even the tiniest of actions can create a sense of realism: "The actor's black pupils flared wide, adjusting to the darkness, while fixing on the only available light in the dim, claustrophobic chamber