There's swing dance in it and sort of a balletic
pas de deux between Edward and Kim.
Thus, as she works her way from social attire to its balletic
counterparts, the thread snaps.
Then there is the ``Bondage'' number, in which a seemingly nude woman (Laurence Jardin, cleverly costumed) performs balletic
feats above the stage using four black ropes.
Now I put more technique in my combinations--more balletic
things, modern, Graham, Horton.
She is then joined by the others, who create balletic
movements (the Cirque touch) while her vocals soar.
The choreographer Tony Ching Siu-Tung, who also choreographed fights for this year's House of Flying Daggers, made a film that is balletic
in its technical beauty and provides a glimpse of where fight choreography is heading.
Kaplan's choreography is heavy on clanking, boot stomping and a near balletic
depiction of steel driving.
McGregor's focused blending of high-tech stagecraft and ditto dancing looks bold, balletic
, and British.
It isn't hard to figure out who will prevail, but not before there are numerous high-flying balletic
But it was not unusual to see a series of balletic
arabesque hops or expressionist hands hiding faces.
While the love stories are told with an intelligence and elegance that we come to expect from Lee, it is the balletic
fight scenes that leave audiences breathless.
The good-natured lampooning of sentiments sank a bit; crisper, more consequential character sketches were needed, yet balletic
pep kept fun in the froth.
The loosely staged, handheld cinematography (by ``The Crow's'' Dariusz Wolski) has something of the old Peckinpah kineticism without aping the master's balletic
case and consummate skill, they represented primal opposites battling for survival.
But then story and character development are beside the point in ``M:I-2,'' a movie that focuses most of its energies on director John Woo's balletic
, choreographed violence and star Tom Cruise's spectacularly coiffed hair.