Thursday, May 5 2005
While Zhang and Zhang's commentary track emphasizes the sheer effort that went into the film's production -- training, research, special effects work, hours on the set, physical hardships -- it also suggests the good time they shared.
Friday, December 3 2004
While the men's trajectories seem well delineated, Mei's fate and meaning are both more opaque.
Monday, November 17 2003
Surprise: humans have caused the war after all, and the demonization of the aliens was just a government cover-up.