1. The subject matter of a written work, such as a book or magazine. Often used in the plural.
2. The proportion of a specified substance.
1. Desiring no more than what one has; satisfied.
2. Ready to accept or acquiesce; willing.
Source: The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition.
Saturday, December 08, 2007
Watching: 25th Hour
Spike Lee has always paid close attention to the music in his movies, with some memorable results. One of the best was the club scene in 25th Hour. It's a little masterpiece of not only music, but editing, lighting and acting. Viewed standing alone, it plays a bit more as a light comedy than it does in the context of the larger movie. It works as a self-contained story that wraps up a minor plot thread between two of the secondary characters. Great stuff: