les mis modern aesthetics // fantine

fantine was beautiful, and remained chaste as long as she could. she was a lovely blonde with splendid teeth. she had gold and pearls for her dowry, but her gold was her head of hair and her pearls were in her mouth. she worked to keep herself alive. then, also to keep herself alive, she l o v e d, for the heart has its own hunger. (x)


[Star Wars Needs More Lesbians AU: ] In which Sabé AND Padmé fell in love, both knowing it could never be; handmaiden and Queen. And Sabé ultimately failed to protect her.


This post got me thinking about the camerawork/direction making Fraser look dominant. 





We the generation who grew up on this movie turned out to be an interesting bunch of people, let’s put it that way.


Enjolras: So basically, we’re completely swamped. All hands on deck. I need anyone with a pulse and a brain to pitch in.
Grantaire: Do you need help with anything?
Enjolras: No, we’re good thanks. In fact, you can head home early.