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Articles tagged barbet schroeder

Thursday, January 10 2008

Terror’s Advocate

As peculiar and fascinating as its subject, Terror's Advocate doesn't presume to tell truth, though it pursues its many forms with a remarkable integrity.


Monday, March 1 2004

Tricheurs (1983)

For Schroeder, gambling becomes a metaphor for the allure of the unknown.


Thursday, April 18 2002

Murder by Numbers (2002)

'Murder by Numbers' isn't about solving the case; it's about solving Cassie (Sandra Bullock).


Sunday, January 1 1995

Our Lady of the Assassins (2001)

Initially a rather deft and timely exploration of the human consequences of the politics and business of drugs, by the end, 'Our Lady of the Assassins' is content merely to linger on the spectacle and eroticization of casual violence.


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