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  •  You don't think Tuco's saintly brother is handsome (2+ / 0-)
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    Cartoon Peril, IndieGuy

    You might also remember the dying soldier that Clint gives the cheroot to just before the end of the movie.  I think he was also supposed to represent someone beautiful, if only because he was helplessly dying in a war he probably was innocent in.  

    It really is easy to see ugly in pretty much every significant character.

    •  It's been so long, I don't remember ancillary (1+ / 0-)
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      characters.  when I rewatch it, I will watch for that theme, of ugliness, and the hidden signs of beauty somewhere.  Perhaps Leone puts a flower in the desert somewhere as well, something like that.  I now find it ironic that they use beautiful trees to hang each other from as well.

      Please know I am not rude. I cannot rec anything from this browser. When I rec or post diaries I am a guest at some exotic locale's computer. Ayn is the bane!

      by Floyd Blue on Wed Jun 25, 2014 at 09:06:28 AM PDT

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