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Friday 30 December 2005, by Webmaster
EVERYTHING YOU COULD ASK FOR IN AN ACTION-ADVENTURE FILM.
Serenity, writer/director Joss Whedon’s exuberant space opera, opens with one nod to the power of love and closes with another, the first concerning a brother’s affection for his sister and the second, a captain’s for his spaceship. (Tellingly, the latter is, if anything, more touching.) The two scenes form an apt pair of bookends because, to the extent this can ever be said of a major Hollywood release, Serenity is a product of love—that of fans of "Firefly," the cancelled TV series from which the film was spun off, of the cast, and most of all of Whedon himself....
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