"Sad Movie"

Last night I saw a Japanese (or may be Korean) movie named “Sad movie”. I know the name sounds a little strange and instead of invoking sadness the first reactions were that of laughter at what the movie would possibly contain. But then as the movie carried itself, I too got carried away, started relating myself to one of the characters in the movie.

The movie started by introducing four different sets of characters and their lives. All the characters were neatly drawn and each had a message to give. One was about See and Young (names almost similar),deeply in love with each other but never been able to confess it. See works for a TV channel and she reads out news in the sign language that she has learnt from her sister who is dumb. Young works for a fire-station and perils his life everyday to save numerous lives from fire. They never propose each other, but still the love is palpable in every scene, it’s intense yet unsaid! They see each other whenever possible and immensely care for each other. Before setting out of home, everyday See prays for the rains, as rains mean no fire and Young would be safe. Every time when See reads out a news of a fire somewhere, her heart sinks. The innocent and pure love they have for each other strikes an immediate chord with the viewer. You start wishing to see them settled, but some incidents do not let Young propose her. There are other characters too in the movie, but I was very influenced by this part of the story. Finally Young manages to get hold of a ring to propose her and decides to meet her that evening, but as destiny would have it, Young dies in the fire he goes to extinguish that day! Their love remained unspoken… And I cried in buckets at the last scene.

I know it is a very ordinary story, just tells us to confess our love before it gets too late. But isn’t this very simple message ignored by most of us most often? Life is too short to wait for the right time to do things, if you love somebody tell her/him right away ‘coz when you think would be the right time might just be too late!

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6 thoughts on “"Sad Movie"

  1. Hi Anon! Thanks for writing in. What do you do when you don’t get the person you loved? Just live the rest of the life as a compromise or start loving again.Sorry the systems here in the University are inaccessible to Orkut!🙂

  2. Hi it’s me again. They say love happens only once. I can only hope it’s false. No one wants to fall in life but still people fall in love. It happens not done. May be some one fall in love again and again. But problem is with those people who learns how to rise and never fall again. After all true love die hard. dickens had properly quoted ‘ I am always ready to give my life for a life you love’. Whatever people may pretend but it is still doubtfull how many can actually forget their first love. Till today there is no law of chemistry or biology that can even remotedly define the mechanism of first love. Probably we bury that in our hearts to live the rest of our life happily.

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