"Mimino" Movie Review Essay & Film Analysis

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... aging and losing themselves into drinking black Val works on a small helicopter on Alabama airlines, carrying mostly employees of local cane plantations and their simple belongings. Once Val flew on a huge "Airbus" airline "Panamericana". Then he fought in Vietnam, burning on his "Phantom" napalm Vietcong jungle. Since the children's faces, burning alive in huts, pursued him relentlessly. After the war, he threw a large aircraft and left New York ...
One day, being in a big city - well, let it be Miami - in search of an old spare parts for your "Buick" Val met in the bar of his former co-driver John with whom he fought. John was in a luxurious white tunic in the company of a charming stewardess Laura. He led the Florida presidential liner - US leader flew on secret negotiations with Fidel Castro, and on the way decided to make a stop. And John was the personal pilot of the first persons of the state ...
This meeting changed Val measured life. He began increasingly burdened by his Alabama stagnation. And one day, Val decided to return to New York - to return to Big Sky. However, the path to his goal proved to be thorny.
In the suburb Val is in the midst of a street fight, and then in prison. There, he met with Mexican Ruben - trucker, caught stealing tires for their trucks at one of the parking lots. Ruben no home, no family - only a trailer somewhere in Texas, and a number of murky oil lake in which the only living creature native: Orange - mutated, of course, oil - handmade crocodile Carlitos. Ruben became a true friend and squire Val
Leaving prison, Val tries to return to the "Panamericana", but over the years there have been changes -. Company run by his former co-driver, Bill, who always hated Val and trying to survive his crew. Bill refuses to take back to Val. Our hero is desperate. But then, once straying on the outskirts of his native aviadoma, upset Val sees as one of the airliners loaded some strange bags without labels and markings. Val, along with Ruben begin to delve into the situation and gradually come to the extensive group narkosbytchikov using for their dirty nakokainennyh cases not only airliners "Pan Am" (hidden powder directly among unsuspecting honest Americans luggage - that's scum), but also - on horror! - even Air Force One! That is the president's plane. Mafia thread extends to the top of a corrupt narco-air-pyramid, where they rule the whole process of the villain Bill (and it's still in Vietnam smoked pot ...) and the same John, an example of which inspired Val to drastic changes in the life ...
course, and Val, and Ruben realize what catastrophic consequences for America may have disclosure of the fact that the presidential plane carrying drugs. Avoid scandal can not be, because they are patriots of their country - even Ruben, even though he has no "green card." Having bought on the black market a couple of old AKM-s and remembering military skills (Ruben was not in Vietnam but went through a gate in his native Las Razdolbatose), friends begin their unequal, but doomed by the law of the genre to become a victorious battle against the air-narco-mafiii .
in the final action scene in a stolen Val «Boeing» directly on low-level flight pulls out from the clutches of a scoundrel Bill beautiful Laura (which, of course, our hero has long cherished love) and rams of the adversary directly aircraft. Patriotic anger Val amplified to the limit, because before the death of the villain manages to admit that it was he who 20 years ago .. COMP - that is what a snot - of course, was raped! - Val raped his sister Lisa, as a result of which she was born the son of Warner - white that covered the unfortunate girl disgrace among smuglokozhih relatives ...
Epilogue: Val at the helm of the huge dazzling presidential airliner, landing at Washington airport. Now he, our hero - the personal pilot of President. On the runway the aircraft meets the equally dazzling limousine, painted in the colors of the Stars and Stripes. Behind the wheel - Ruben, in uniform cap and jacket with gold buttons. "Green Card" gave him - a special decree, the President of the personal driver still ... Carlitos lives in gold "jacuzzi" on the White House lawn, diluting the color of their skins local officialdom. Japanese tourists love to be photographed with him ...
... Why all this nonsense, exactly? As you can see from anywhere in history you can do anything - just juggling nuances. How great is that Gia Danelia - not Steven Spielberg and Buba Kikabidze - not Kevin Costner. I have nothing against the American colleagues mentioned, but from "Mimino" they would have done in the best case, something similar to what I have just described. And so - to get not just a brilliant film, and a universal remedy against all worldly and spiritual experiences
When I feel bad, I turn "Mimino".. Which I know by heart - including the lyrics of the famous song about the "bird-nevelichku" Georgian
Thank you, Gia.. Thank you, Bubba. Thank Frunzik. For this tale. For my cured of depression. For a movie that no one will ever be able to repeat.
10 of 10

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