Title - Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Year of release - 2004
Genre - Romance/Drama
Length - 1 hour 48 minutes
Rating - 15
Director - Michel Gondry
Writer(s) - Charlie Kaufman and Michel Gondry
Who is in it? - Jim Carey as Joel Barish, Kate Winslet as Clementine, Elijah Wood as Patrick, Mark Ruffalo as Stan and Kirsten Dunst as Mary to name a few.
What's it about? - Joel Barish (Carey) a normal working, down on his luck guy takes a
gamble and skips work one day. This day happens to bring his luck up, he
meets the gorgeous Clementine (Winslet) and together they start a
relationship and things couldn't be better. Or could they.
decides to have a procedure to erase Joel from her memories. Angered by
this Joel decides to undergo the same procedure but in doing so he
makes a massive realization. He still loves Clementine and will do
anything to get her back into his life. Is it to late for Joel whose
memories are spiralling out of his mind or will he be able to win his
Is it any good? - At first when I read up on this film I was a bit unsure if Jim Carey
would be able to pull of a non comedy role but he has proved me wrong
and not just pulled it off but gone even further and made this role his
own. Complimented by Kate Winslet and Kirsten Dunst this film is
outstanding and shows a story of true love and desire.
Why should I watch it? - I recommend this a
must for all to watch.
How do you rate it overall? - 10/10