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Tuesday, May 27 2008

Partition

This hastily crafted Sikh/Muslim love story is barely salvaged by lush cinematography and a few fine performances.


Sunday, March 9 2008

Dresden

A rather accurate historical recreation of the fiery destruction of the German city, and a comment on the difficult moral issue of justifying or condemning the strategic bombing of densely populated areas.


Thursday, December 22 2005

The Prophecy: Forsaken (2005)

Here the angels are evil, God never makes an appearance, and humans are unreliable and fragile.


Friday, July 8 2005

Heights (2004)

Isabel dances along the edges of her life, hoping to maintain enough speed so as not to have to look at it.


Thursday, June 30 2005

The Prophecy: Uprising (2005)

This may well be the first film where the Prince of Darkness is merciful, tolerant, and even politically centered.


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