Articles tagged david lean

Essential Art House: Brief Encounter

No matter how exciting their meetings are, there’s always the looming train ride back to nonexistence.

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Hobson’s Choice (Criterion Collection)

Director Lean toys with the audience’s expectations with regards to his well-established directorial style.

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Cinema Qua Non - Indispensable DVDs: Part 1

Day One - A trip back to the classic days of studio system Hollywood, complete with great musicals, amazing adventure yarns, and a couple of post-modern freak outs, just to keep things controversial and lively.

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23 Apr 2008 // 9:58 PM

A Passage To India

This is a solid throwback to an era where the scope and poetry of the eloquent imagery were the only things that mattered.

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21 Oct 2003 // 12:00 AM

Lawrence of Arabia (1962)

Illustrates the many complexities found in the relations between colonized and colonizer.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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