Subtlety to perfection.
|"Dark Matter" is a fantastic movie. For those frustrated with academic politics or anybody who enjoys a simple movie told well, shot well and acted brilliantly, should see Dark Matter. |
The writer/director got it right. (Not necessarily details surrounding previous incidents that this may be based
Directed by: Shi-Zheng Chen
Screenplay by: Billy Shebar
Starring: Ye Liu and Aidan Quinn
|on), but the overall attitude of the students, and professors at the university are portrayed perfectly.|
The story follows a brilliant Chinese student at an American University trying to get his Ph.D. under a successful and respected professor (played by Aidan Quinn). They showed us everything we needed to know about the main character, including contrasts to his fellow Chinese students with very effective, subtle scenes.
For the subtlety, effectiveness, simplicity, and brilliance of everything in this movie, "Dark Matter" is one of the best recent films made.