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Tuesday, March 1 2011

‘The American’ Is a Thoughtful, Deceptively Spare Work Rife with Political Intrigues

Jack is hardly the protypical "Ugly American", but he is an "American", with all that that signifies to the skeptical Left.


Monday, January 12 2009

Off the Radar - The Top 30 DVDs of 2008

Oddly enough, while the major studios continue scratching their heads over how to sell yet another new format (Blu-ray) to disinterested consumers, several outside distributors made sure that this would be a digital year to remember.


Thursday, October 23 2008

Salo, or the 120 Days of Sodom

Pasolini’s career reads as a heartbreaking, stylized summary of the last century’s glamour and tragedy.


Thursday, November 8 2007

Night on Earth

Night on Earth consists of a pleasingly varied collection of tales yet each is infused with the director’s own brand of subtle affection, offbeat musings and wit.


Sunday, January 1 1995

The Mystery of Oberwald (Mistero di Oberwald, Il) (1980/2001)

Set in 1903, 'Oberwald' is an adaptation of a Jean Cocteau play called 'The Two-Headed Eagle'. The play and subsequent video are both premised on the kind of everyplot that evokes many common narratives at once.


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