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Against the Clock: Slumdog Millionaire and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

J. M. Tyree
Film Quarterly
Vol. 62, No. 4 (Summer 2009), pp. 34-38
DOI: 10.1525/fq.2009.62.4.34
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1525/fq.2009.62.4.34
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Abstract A comparison of two award-winning cinematic romances in terms of their diverging treatments of love and time: whereas Slumdog Millionaire moves toward a happy ending, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button is more melancholy.

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