Reading so many complaints about the movie Separation being depressing, I wanted to blog in its defense and "antellectualize."
Then I thought why not let a master artist explain it himself. Above is Elton John singing, "Sad Songs Say So Much." Lyrics are in the video. My favorite passage is, "If someone else is suffering enough to write it down. When every single word makes sense."
If you did want to "antellectualize," think about how Elton John's sad songs are different kind of sad than Separation. This music video of the same song has some clues.
What's your vote for the saddest song, movie...?
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