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London 2012 Opening Ceremonies Review

After four years, London etches itself on historical stones once again as they host the Olympic games for 2012 staging itself through an opening dubbed as the "Isles of Wonder".

The Ceremony reflected what are the primary values that will surround the Games that goes beyond the sporting event through inspiration, urban revitalization and the youth itself. It was British people's pinnacle of creativity.

Director Danny Boyle, known for his theatrical successes for “Trainspotting”, “Slumdog Millionaire” and Great Britain stage production of “Frankenstein,” gave the London Olympics 2012 the applause it deserves as it celebrated Britain's culture in the most powerful of ways.

Honestly, it wasn't as awe-inspiring as Beijing Olympics Opening but the fact that it connected well with the world through human narratives is worth a thumbs up.

"Isles of Wonder" was actually delightful at times. The Queen parachuting into the stadium as a Bond girl? Awesome. Rowen Atki…