Articles tagged douglas sirk

The 100 Essential Directors Part 8: Jean Renoir to Douglas Sirk

From Jean Renior through Douglas Sirk, there may be some choices that raise an eyebrow. While each of the directors we look at today might not be on every cinephile's list of great directors, they absolutely merit inclusion for their distinct visions and dedication to their craft, some despite their questionable personal lives and politics.

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19 Feb 2009 // 9:00 PM

Magnificent Obsession

Sirk explores behavior through archetypes, shading personality with scalpel-sharp precision.

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