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Thursday, February 4 2010

Gomorrah

The typical gangster film is turned on its ear; unlike its biblical namesake, no God passes judgment here.


Monday, February 23 2009

Gomorrah (Gomorra)

As much as the victims and aggressors in Naples mafia movie Gomorrah seek to repress consequences of gangsterism, they are, of course embodying them.


Friday, August 1 2003

The Embalmer (L’ Imbalsamatore) (2002)

It is wonderfully indirect; it paints a complicated psychological landscape but doesn't make any of it explicit.


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