Why include exposition, when you can display it in pictures? Overall: The way this movie handles story is something very interesting to look at. However, it is still worth it. Retrieved on April 25, 2009. There were differences based on facial expressions and such during the many scenes of the movie, of course. Interstella 5555 tells the story of the abduction and rescue of an interstellar pop band. The band is taken to an underground facility, where their memories are removed to disks and their blue skin changed to make them resemble humans.
So a video of Winston Churchill playing tennis would be allowed, but a video of Theresa May playing ping-pong would not be. Such a feel to it will please all nostalgic anime and cartoon fans. The story takes a twist as their fellow alien allie comes to release their minds from this villains control, so they can escape. Some might like this, others might find this very dissatisfying. If it turns out not to be your bag of chips then at least you can say you listened to some of the group's best hits! For everyone else, just daft. They successfully return to their home planet and are welcomed by its inhabitants.
The fame has its disadvantages as the exhausted members of the band are forced to sign large amounts of marketing material. At first listening to Discovery I'd not really got into it except for the singles I didn't feel much about it. Archived from the original on June 27, 2004. Speaking personally the best thing about Interstella 5555 is that I now love Discovery and find myself remembering how great the film was. It is a feast for art lovers and dreamers! The video featured a band of four extraterrestrial characters, looking human with blue skin. A very original concept, one I'm sure not many people would think of doing. Daft Punk have played with that idea, perhaps not quite as overtly as, say, David Bowie, by donning robot costumes for many of their live performances, to the point where only their most ardent fans actually know what the human forms of the duo actually look like.
Field mangling and stair-stepping all over the place. He dozes off and is visited by an apparition of Stella. Shep, a space pilot in love with bass player Stella, follows them to Earth. The rest of Interstella 5555: The 5tory of the 5ecret 5tar 5ystem's rather brief running time plays out as an epic battle between The Crescendolls, who fight to break free of their mind control a metaphor for a stifling record contract? Several musicians get kidnapped and brain washed by an evil doer. Genre Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Music, Sci-Fi Imdb Rating 7.
Everyone on Earth is also seen dancing to the performance shown on television screens. Octave wakes up and is greeted by the band, who are back to normal. The band find themselves surrounded by the Earl's guards, who escort them to the chamber of an underground chasm. Shep sets off to rescue the quartet, but both he and the kidnappers are sucked into a wormhole which drops them onto Earth. Then Earl tries to get the disk, but he himself falls in; Arpegius tries to grab him, but he cannot hold on. The band's captor Earl de Darkwood , dressed in formal attire and presenting himself as their elderly manager, takes them to a recording studio where a record deal is made.
Enjoy all the albums new movie with all Faves Movie Streaming In! However, I did not pay attention to the format of the disc. This is a region 6 Blu-Ray disc and will not work in your North American Blu-Ray player. During a chase sequence, Shep and the kidnapping vessel travel through a and eventually land on Earth. The Films best asset is that it isn't constricted by the music in that the viewer is not subjected to literal imagery from the lyrics displayed on the screen. It tells the story of a band of four extraterrestrial musicians who are kidnapped and brought back to Earth by an evil manager. While this is going on, some mysterious villain shows up and spies on them, soon after sending soldiers to the planet. Aiming at Stella, he hesitates before pulling the trigger; this allows Darkwood to block the beam with his arm and draw out his laser pistol.
On the other hand, this is an often curiously soft outing, one which seems perhaps intentionally? Each track from the album has been animated as an episode in the story of the abduction and rescue of an interstellar pop band. The lead guitarist almost manages to escape, but is taken down by one of the troops. No voice actors, monologues, or trash talking contests. A 9 on art from me. The entire story is told with the music! Line detail is generally not very strong, and while there are some very minor banding and stair stepping issues, they ultimately don't detract from what is overall a decent presentation. And much is left up to the audience to imagine. She takes it and experiences a dream sequence similar to the one Shep experienced earlier.
Retrieved on April 25, 2009. Sound: Of course, the sound is perfect. The video had them playing the song as the whole alien world was dancing to their beautiful music. The movie comes with a booklet with some art and a letter from the band. Colors are beautifully variegated and gorgeously saturated throughout the film's hour or so running time. Interstella 5555: The 5tory of the 5ecret 5tar 5ystem reimagines the pair's best known album in an anime setting, with a science fiction plotline involving marauding aliens who kidnap a pop band and remake them, if not in their own image, in a way that might help them to sell scads and scads of product.
Four talented alien musicians are kidnapped by a record producer who disguises them as humans. Enjoyment: I enjoyed the movie hugely! However, the first four segments were Daft Punk's commercially released music videos for the Discovery the quality is exceptional, but after that the film seems to jump into a lower standard with thicker outlines and repeating of footage from the first four segments, that's not to say it doesn't look good. It may not make perfect sense in the long run, but Interstella 5555: The 5tory of the 5ecret 5tar 5ystem is a very interesting marriage of sight and sound and one which is often quite literally out of this world. I'm really looking forward to having mom-and-daughter Daft Punk evenings now! After Matsumoto joined the team as visual supervisor, Shinji Shimizu had been contacted to produce the animation and Kazuhisa Takenouchi to direct the film. And they were not all impressed.
Why in god's name does it have to be a mkv file? As a note, I have to say that I personally liked how the artists drew Stella, because I could tell that the way she looked was slightly different than from what I've seen of most anime females. Octave attempts to leave with the disks but is surrounded by guards. Shep, a space pilot in love with bass player Stella, follows them to Earth. As a note, I'd like to point out that there is absolutely no dialogue in this movie, so everything is pretty much told with body langauge, facial expressions, action and of course, music. At the end, it is implied that the whole story was the dream of a young boy, inspired by the Discovery album and toys in his room. As their is no talking, their is no 'story telling' as such.