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Edit Storyline In London, the sideshow troupe of Doctor Parnassus promises the audience a journey to the “Imaginarium”, an imaginary world commanded by the mind of Doctor Parnassus, where dreams come true. I also would advise against having certain expectations going into it, because there’s no way to anticipate what you will get out of the film. Apr 4, Rating: What’s Christophe Gans up to, then? The reasons for its uniqueness, sadly, are probably obvious to anyone who reads this. Soon, Parnassus and Percy have teamed up again, presenting toy theatres of the Imaginarium and the troupe on a street corner. More Top Movies Trailers. Lily Cole resumes filming on tragic Ledger’s last movie”.

Apr 4, Rating: Amanda Walker as Shopper. Martin’s Girlfriend Richard Shanks They got the star, the producer, and they were going for the director, and the fuckers failed on the last one. Scott McGillivray as Dancing Policeman. The film is flawed, but you don’t expect narrative drive or coherence; you go for the director’s flights of fantasy. Parnassus is a very strange film but it pulls together wonderfully. Jan 8, Rating:

Nick’s property at age In The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnas.

Tony was chased until he finds and joins the group. Michael Bean as Dancing Policeman. The synopsis below may give away important plot points. Connections Referenced in WatchMojo: Michael Jonsson as Paramedic 2. Nick, a suave personification of the Devilwho often appears without warning to taunt Parnassus and gloat over Parnassus’s failures.

Frequently Asked Questions Q: But for me, it was certainly a real treat and very enjoyable throughout. An inveterate gambler, thousands of years ago he made a bet with the devil, Mr. Nick, but Tony convinces the woman instead to take a gondola ride that wins the first soul for Parnassus.


Donna Lysell as President’s wife. Of course, the whole crew felt this way. Gilliam began with the idea of making a film totally from scratch, the eternal battle between good and evil, with the framing device being an imperfect father’s perfect love for his daughter, an immortal valentine if you will.

He was the only player out there breathing heavy down the back of every established actor’s neck with a thundering and ungovernable talent that came up on you quick, hissing rather mischievously with that cheeky grin, “hey Retrieved 31 May Didn’t get invited to any Academy Awards after-parties?

I could have done without seeing this. I loved this idea of an ancient travelling show offering the kind of storytelling and wonder that we used to get, to people who are just into shoot-em-up action films. Carrie Genzel as Female Journalist.

Parnassus imahinarium seems to be at peace, just knowing that his daughter is happy. To help finish his final piece of work was a tribute I felt compelled to make.

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The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus () – Plot Summary – IMDb

I Am the Night. The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus 6. Nick offers Parnassus yet another bargain: Richard Riddell as Martin. Aug 2, Full Review…. Don’t have an account?


Although the CGI was admittedly simplistic, it was fitting for the fantasy realm. Gilliam also positively parassus people’s commitment to Ledger’s memory: Fraser Aitcheson as Dancing Policeman.

Supplementary material includes an audio commentary and an introduction by Gilliam, deleted sceneswardrobe test for Heath Ledger, visual FX feature, and three featurettes titled “Behind the Mirror”, “Building the Temple”, and “UK Premiere”.

The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus – Wikipedia

The Imaginarium of Dr. I don’t think this movie is for everyone since it has received mixed reactions.

Use the HTML below. One scene planned for the Vancouver shooting with the Tony character was imagiinarium two others were altered to accommodate Ledger’s absence, a third was added to plan for Colin Farrell’s role in the film, and a fourth, already in the script, had a prop of Farrell in a magazine added. Mark Oliver as Male Journalist.

The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus

Retrieved 14 March In this captivating, explosive and wonderfully imaginative race against time, Dr Parnassus must fight to save his daughter in a never-ending landscape of surreal obstacles – and undo the mistakes of his past once and for all. Padnassus really has rock star status. Archived from the original on 10 January Verne Troyer as Percy.