Despite original hostility from his co-workers, Jack manages to persuade his associates to put the youth in his care for 10 days after which the youth will undergo an evaluation to be either released from psychiatric care or sent to a mental institution. Clad in a cape and , DeMarco undergoes psychiatric treatment with 's character, Dr. The problem with Brando these days is that we have read so much about his acting techniques and shortcuts that it is hard to see anything else. The interplay between these three characters is a spirit lifting tour de force, that will leave you holding hands long after the screen has gone dark. Genre: , , Stars: , , , , , , , Director: Jeremy Leven Country: Rating: 7. This kid could teach him some things.
The runtime of Don Juan DeMarco is 97 minutes 01 hours 37 minutes. It is drilled into us with more and more conviction, that life should not be a product of modern day society — in particular, the suburban, white, middle-class America we see in the film, but what we choose to make it. But, in the luminous glow of Don Juan, these people are the tragic ones, the mentally deranged, and the grotesque. Newmyer, Jeffrey Silver, Fred Fuchs et Ruth Vitale. They share scenes of relating, discovery and moving, personal respect.
But after paying some attention to the depth of it, one picks up on how clever the film really is: the filmmaker has opted to side with fantasy, and in doing so, mocks the rigidity of our normal, everyday realities to such an extent that a young man wearing a mask, bragging of his feat of making love to 1500 different women in North Africa, starts to appear normal. With time, some, namely Dr Mickler, learn to appreciate his work — they even attempt to imitate it with some success. Not once does the film ridicule DeMarco, or justify his time spent in hospital. Beyond what Don tells him, what Jack decides to do is influenced by the pressure he is receiving from the hospital's chief of staff, Dr. Faye Dunaway as his wife, is marvellous beyond words. The screenplay seems lovingly crafted around the two stars, Marlon Brando and Johnny Depp. Il prétend être Don Juan DeMarco, le plus grand amant du monde.
As Don tells Jack his story, Jack eventually meets people who purportedly know Don, they who provide conflicting stories both to each other and to Don's account of his life. He doubts Don Juan has, either. A doctor who is on the verge to retire set to treat him and when the DeMarco narrates his life story, the doctor too inspires to reinstate his romantic life. If anything, the problem here is the movie doesn't know where to go after it's decent start. Advertisement We can guess what the movie might have been in the scenes where Brando is not around. Listening enlivens Mickler's relationship with his own wife, Marilyn. After all the female nurses develop crushes on him, he's assigned a hulking male nurse named Rocco Tiny Lister , and soon has him dancing in the patient's ward.
Marlon Brando was too great, in a simple way. Brando doesn't so much walk through this movie as coast, in a gassy, self-indulgent performance no one else could have gotten away with. We hear stories of great voyages, his conquests, the women he has loved and left behind. . Todays writer and directors are clever at doing that, but it should come from a big banner with big names. The song is also available on the soundtrack.
Brando does a scene twice, he writes, once really putting his soul into it, the second time using only technique. Throughout the film, it becomes increasingly evident that the protagonist is not a schizophrenic, but someone desperate to escape the world that others have built up around him. One of these moments comes during a curious bedroom scene with , who plays his loving wife. The main movie genre categories for Don Juan DeMarco are: Comedy, Drama, Romance. The remaining narration tells how they work out to solve the issue once for all. He becomes under the psychiatric care of soon-to-be retired Dr.
In his eyes, the importance of the outside world is continually shrinking. We are given to understand the moment is post-coital. If the director fails the test, Brando walks through the rest of the movie. Jack Mickler at Woodhaven State Hospital when he becomes suicidal over losing who he believes is the love of his life, Doña Ana. Mickler himself, who rekindles the romance in his complacent marriage. Jack Mickler, to cure him of his apparent delusion.
It's an interesting idea acted well by very good actors a lot of people dismiss Marlon Brando's work here, but I don't think it's that bad, honestly. If you have any legal issues please contact the appropriate media file owners or host sites. Les spectateurs ont donné une note de quatre sur cinq avec 37,918 votes. Jack Mickler is only 10 days away from his retirement. The story follows a man who himself declares the real Don Juan DeMarco, the greatest lover of the world. Mickler adopts the name Don Octavio.