Come, Sweet Death, was Re: [EVA] US Eva Movies: Any news?
Oscar Alan Archer
oscar.archer at student.adelaide.edu.au
Tue Oct 17 17:13:55 EDT 2000
>I thought the song was perfect. Added a strange edge to that hallucinatory
Oh, I agree. It also adds to the overall whacked-out-ness of what is happening.
Everytime I watch the scene, especially showing when it to a friend, where Orochi-Shinji
grips Asuka's throat and lifts her off the ground, and then Komm Susser Todd
starts up, I get that eye-watery "this is the stuff" feeling. Y'know?
You think about it, and EoE delivers the first original apocalypse
>since most recorded myth.Add the jaunty tune and it's as if the universe is
>gleeful over this annihiliation but we know it to be terrifying.
>As for the song itself, is it just me or is the opening passage on organ a
>reworking of Pachabel? The rest of it sounds like a terribly demented version
>"A Day in the Life" by the Beatles, especially the cacophonous end.
>> > so what does everyone else think about the place of komm susser tod in
>> > movie?
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