Sunday, June 27, 2010

The Everlasting

To be immortal and never to die,brings on such grief.The beauty of death is underestimated by the ignorant world.
"The Everlasting " is a movie about a family who discover the spring of immortality.The movie portrays the sorrow of the family who see everyone die,but they somehow have to live on for centuries.There is one scene in the movie, where they protagonist tells a girl about the wheel of life.The beauty of life according to him lies in change.The constant rejuvenation of birth and death is what makes life so beautiful.
Death has the ability to wipe the slate clean.
There is also a mythical story on the same lines from a European legend.It tells the story on a old man who has the ability to see death.He one day captures death in a bag and keeps death under house arrest.The whole world was first in joy at the sudden disappearance of death.Then people started crying on his doorstep to release death.They wanted to be reborn and start again.

The movie "The Everlasting " was inspired from a book with the same title.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Hi wishing you happiness 'everlasting' :)

all the best.