Barney Platts-Mills
Reviews // 2 Articles
//Reviews

'Private Road' Is, We Fear, Rather Middle of the Road
15 Feb 2011 // 3:58 PM

Hitchcock said ‘drama is life with the dull bits cut out’; Private Road shows two lives with the dull bits left in.

'Bronco Bullfrog' Is Classic 'Cinema Direct'
20 Sep 2010 // 4:59 PM

The actors perform for the camera and themselves, given that the film is based upon material taken from their own lives. One cannot easily distinguish the boundaries between performance and authenticity.

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Ten Great Criterion Titles: What to Watch and Why

// Short Ends and Leader

"As the Criterion Collection's ever-growing roster shows, there are simply too many great pictures out on home video to know what to do with.

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