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Wednesday, February 11 2009

Sounder

This film skirts heavy handedness with grace and subtly, insinuating itself into your subconscious and lighting things up from deep within.


Wednesday, December 3 2008

The Spy Who Came in from the Cold

This is easily one of Burton’s best performances in a long career of great roles. He embodies so eloquently the ambivalence of the Cold War and the sad fiction of the “sexy spy”.


Monday, July 12 2004

The Spy Who Came in From the Cold (1965)

Martin Ritt coaxes a performance from Richard Burton that reveals Leamas as a full-fledged existential hero.


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