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The Avengers (2012)
Voyage in Time (1983)
Lawrence, only two kinds of creature get fun in the desert: Bedouins and gods, and you’re neither. Take it from me. For ordinary men, it’s a burning, fiery furnace.
Lawrence of Arabia (1962) - directed by David Lean. Starring Peter O’Toole, Alec Guinness and Omar Sharif. Film editing by Anne V. Coates, cinematography by Freddie Young.
The story behind the cut:
The famous cut from Lawrence blowing out a match to the desert sunrise was originally just going to be a dissolve. But editor Anne V. Coates suggested to director David Lean that he use the cut in the fashion of the then current French New Wave (x).
This map shows (roughly) how large the Lone Star State is. Points in the map’s red section are closer to somewhere in Texas than the opposite sides of Texas are to each other.
That’s right: You can be in Fargo, or Atlanta, or San Diego … and be closer to Texas than Texas is to itself.
That’s what the map above says. Texas is big.
Source: The Atlantic