All three were intrigued by the original story's themes and found them to be relevant to the contemporary political landscape. When 'V' rescues a young woman from the secret police, he finds in her an ally with whom he can continue his fight to free the. After the release and relative success of , writer was brought on to flesh out the project with an initial draft — one that bears little, if any, relation to the finished product, with the inclusion of overtly satirical and surrealistic elements not present in the graphic novel, as well as the removal of much of the novel's ambiguity, especially in regard to V's identity. Archived from on August 21, 2010. The time limitations of a film meant that the story had to omit or streamline some of the characters, details, and plotlines from the original story. In the film, however, Gordon is a well-mannered colleague of Evey's, and is later revealed to be gay.
Thus, considerable effort was made to bring together lighting, acting, and Weaving's voice to create the proper mood for the situation. On website , the film received an of 73% based on 244 reviews, with an of 6. Some of the works of art displayed in the gallery include by , by , a poster, by , by and statues by. This is a tremendous motion picture at all focuses, it has a solid script , amazing coordinating and exemplary performances. Although at the time it was reported this was because of difficulties wearing the mask for the entire film, he has since stated this was not the case. I know his name was Guy Fawkes and I know, in 1605, he attempted to blow up the Houses of Parliament. Tells the tale of Evey Hammond and her impossible yet instrumental part in cutting down the rightist government that has taken control of a modern Great Britain.
The film is set in an where a and regime has subjugated the United Kingdom. This film doesn't glorify V as a terrorist but shows that under certain circumstances he was tempted to be what he is. Upon revisiting the screenplay, the Wachowskis set about making revisions to condense and modernise the story, while at the same time attempting to preserve its integrity and themes. Evey is told she will be executed unless she reveals V's location. Archived from on March 15, 2006.
This is a terrific movie at all points, it has a strong script , impressive directing and commendable performances. Cast: , , , , , , , Director: Genres: , Production Co: Virtual Studios, Warner Bros. Portman received top billing for the film. His character provokes thoughtful questions in a dystopian future ,and every emotion of his character is brought out by Weavings performance. But who was he really? It's one of the best movies of all time, an eternal classic. Finch meets William Rookwood, who tells him that the program, which was directed by Sutler who was then Undersecretary of Defense , resulted in the creation of the deadly St. Everything looks beautiful, dark yet vibrant.
The activity is striking and the exhibitions in the dramatization are standout. The film was also successful in terms of merchandise sales, with hundreds of thousands of from the film having been sold every year since the film's release, as of 2011. The film is quick paced and exciting. She really is the heroine of the film and she handles the role quite well. V is characterized in the film as a romantic freedom fighter who shows concern over the loss of innocent life. But I guess the filmmakers wanted to take a different approach,to which they succeed completely.
In return for Evey trusting him with her safety, Gordon reveals prohibited materials, including subversive paintings, an antique , and homoerotic photographs. The futuristic tale unfolds in a Great Britain that's a fascist state. What I liked about this film was the way it balances action and drama. V was included on Fandomania 's list of The 100 Greatest Fictional Characters. After Creedy executes Sutler, V reneges on his deal and kills Creedy and his men.
Evey Hammond's transformation as V's is also much more drastic in the novel than in the film. As November 5 nears, V distributes thousands of Guy Fawkes masks, and the population questions party rule. This is a response to the world in which we live today. The final battle scene brought tears to my eyes. Archived from on March 13, 2008.
One man can make a huge difference but united men and women can change something. However, in the graphic novel, he is portrayed as ruthless, willing to kill anyone who gets in his way. I don't think it's such a big leap to say that things like that can happen when leaders stop listening to the people. As Evey places V's body aboard the train, she is found by Finch. He portrayed V in the film, keeping his face hidden by his mask or obscured throughout.
The Wachowskis were fans of V for Vendetta and in the mid-1990s, before working on , wrote a draft screenplay that closely followed the graphic novel. It really showed what can happen when society is ruled by government, rather than the government being run as a voice of the people. Delia Surridge, the former head physician at the Larkhill Detention Centre, now a. Intense, witty, honest but not patronising, intelligent but not pretentious. Mortally wounded, he returns to Evey and tells her he loves her before dying.