Articles tagged jacques deray, julien duvivier, pierre granier-deferre, josé giovanni, bertrand blier

French Filmmaker Julien Duvivier Is Ripe for Rediscovery

All four films in Criterion's Julien Duvivier in the Thirties present a sour, self-critical image of French civilization, and do it with finesse.

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Alain Delon: Five Film Collection

Delon is a handsome French SOB -- and this set of five Delon films is a bargain for those who trawl the shallower end of French cinema's swimming pool.

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7 Apr 2003 // 12:00 AM

Pépé Le Moko (1937)

Jean Gabin compels our attention as much through stillness as through visible exertion.

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Exposition Dumps Don't Need Dialogue in 'Virginia'

// Moving Pixels

"Virginia manages to have an exposition dump without wordy exposition.

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