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By Ray Pride Pride@moviecitynews.com

“Downtown” for Calvin Klein, By David Fincher, With Rooney Mara (1’03”)

The glimmering of inconsequence… Angles on cafe to compare with Girl With The Dragon Tattoo; Rooney Mara walking same cadence as cyclist in zebra crossing; sugar crystals in coffee instead of Godardian cream; cuttingly crisp and creased white blouse under fitted form of lightest black leather blouson of highest odor; taffeta dress knee-length as girl-kick of high-arched feet; whoosh that takes a page and a cloth book ribbon aloft as she watches with sleepy interest; sad eyes, cruel bangs; puppy!; smile of adult confidence and mature satisfaction; long fingers, fingertips gently flex at lower corner of frame to the slight sound of distant siren. A near-waking dream to a song on earbuds, turning in space, the slightest turn of body, profile, eyelids, eyelashes, feet, fingers… That’s… gorgeous.

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One Response to ““Downtown” for Calvin Klein, By David Fincher, With Rooney Mara (1’03”)”

  1. Ted says:

    Horrible looking.

    Rooney Mara is beautiful. This is not.

    Looks like plastic, DI’d to death artifice. I guess that’s appropriate for a Calvin Klein ad but ugh. Looks terrible.

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