I pretty go along with the majority here. Good film ... poor ending.
I can see what Brother RF means by the 'play' at the end - on the not expecteding of the bleedin obvious cop-out nonsense, but then getting it anyway. I think ???
But I felt let down anyway and had to console myself with a cider.
The music is pretty rousing in this, as is the gorgeous and epic O Fortuna in Carmina Burana. There is a bit of a feel about it.
About that other matter ... I'm not surprised she was 'juicy'. This has to be one of the most juice-making bits of music in existence. To hear it live must be awesome.
The opera eh? You smooth bastard RF ... she didn't stand a chance! ;D
Here's a coupla links to a coupla versions ... the first in all its glory,
The second one we filmed at the Priory with me and the choirmistress ...