Articles tagged leon niemczyk

Westerns with a Twist (2006)

Like so many myths of the West, these three films are lessons in contrast. They are valuable and interesting, if not exactly filled with pulse-pounding entertainment.

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30 Jan 2007 // 8:00 PM

Night Train (1959)

This movie is rather damp, as if it had been soaked in ennui and not wrung out.

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31 Mar 2005 // 12:00 AM

Eroica (1957)

Eroica presents a picture of a bifurcated country, ostensibly cowed, but still seething with recrimination and indignation.

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In Motion: On the Emptiness of Progress

// Moving Pixels

"Nils Pihl calls it, "Newtonian engagement", that is, when "an engaged player will remain engaged until acted upon by an outside force". That's "progress".

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