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Alain Robbe-Grillet

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Sunday, February 15 2015

'La Belle Captive' Is a Beautiful Nightmare

Part murder-mystery, part erotic fever dream, La Belle Captive is a sumptuous nightmare.


Thursday, September 4 2014

(Not So) Sex Obsessed: 'Alain Robbe-Grillet: Six Films 1963-74'

The controversial French director's best known films are collected into this handsome six-film BFI box set, full of impressive nouvelle vague innovation.


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Tuesday, February 10 2015

'La Belle Captive' Invades Your Dreams

This Alain Robbe-Grillet film can get under the skin of anyone susceptible to its languid spell.


Thursday, July 24 2014

A Dizzying Reverie of Nudity in 'Trans-Europ-Express' and 'Successive Slidings of Pleasure'

In these two films, Robbe-Grillet hones in on the plastic and empirical qualities of film, which expose entirely subjective and unreal states.


Tuesday, July 15 2014

The Men Who Play Games in 'The Man Who Lies' and 'Eden and After'

In Alain Robbe-Grillet's cinema, one ought to be wary of men who play games.


Friday, April 18 2014

'L'Immortelle' (1963)

Look at her looking.


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