1. Coldplay decided to take things way back for for their new, old-timey video. It looks like a silent film, and tells the story of a love triangle.
2. Chris Martin plays two, very different roles: a young magician’s assistant named Christophe and his “moustachioed” boss, Claude.
That ‘stache suits him, no?
3. Claude is the assistant to a beautiful “magicienne” named Cecile, played by Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon’s Ziyi Zhang.
4. He’s kind of really in love with her — and who can blame him? That right there is one fierce lady.
10. And the magician and her assistant live happily ever after, “slicing” each other up.
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