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Tuesday, January 06, 2015
King of Kings (1961): are those telegraph poles?
One of the things that happens when you watch a film many times over is that you start spotting things in the background. I was viewing the temptation scene in King of Kings (1961) today, and there is a long shot right over the desert and I think I can see what look like two telegraph poles in the background.
Here's a screenshot:
Can't see what I'm talking about? Take a closer look:
Here's a zoom-in at the best resolution I can manage: