TexasT's (texasts) wrote,
TexasT's
texasts

Movie: Youth

The movie takes place at a Swiss Alps Resort. It has an ensemble cast headed by Michael Caine and Harvey Keitel.

Harvey Keitel's character takes his screenplay writing entourage up to an observation point and had the (young) woman look through a telescope at a mountain.

"Do you see that mountain over there?"

"Yeah, it seems really close..."

"Exactly. This is what you see when you are young. Everything seems really close. That's the future."

"And now," he says reversing the telescope and pointing it at his group and gesturing for the young woman to look, "And that's what you see when you are old. Everything seems really far away. That's the past. "

It about knocked me out.

Tags: movies, thoughts
Subscribe
  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 6 comments