Articles tagged hugo speer

Fanny Hill: Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure

I promise I will not say “bodice-ripper”, but I will say that Fanny Hill is like the morality play Nietzsche might have written.

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Save the Drama for Your Mama

Sons and Lovers gave author D.H. Lawrence a chance to work out all his Oedipal issues. Too bad the film adaptations have been less than enlightening.

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27 Aug 2006 // 11:00 PM

McCallum: The Complete Series

McCallum is a grittier yet more thoughtful take on the forensic "whodunit" show; more dependent on building atmosphere and brooding suspense than continuous scenes of kicking down doors and chasing down suspects.

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//Mixed media

The Hills Are Alive, But Nobody Else Is in 'The Happiness of the Katakuris'

// Short Ends and Leader

"Happiness of the Katakuris is one of Takashi Miike's oddest movies, and that's saying something.

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