While each and every year remains significant to movie buffs and cinephiles for a whole array of reasons including things like top grossing films, box office bombs, award winning performances, the deaths with their eternal message of finality hold a very special place leaving behind a trail of bitter sweet memories. Even 2009, till now has got its share of bereavements, some coming as an end to full and recognized lives while others that have left many wondering and questioning the all seeing eye and his divine notion of reason and justice.
There’s this final shot in Quentin Tarantino’s latest World War II flick “Inglourious Basterds” where Brad Pitt almost looks straight into the camera with an admiring expression on his face and says “…I think this is my masterpiece”. This one comment literally summarizes the past two and a half hours screen time and the director’s own observation regarding the film and apparently a huge section of film fraternity all across the globe are quite inclined to agree with him in this regard. With this film, movie buffs will be acquainted with a more thoughtful