Jacques Tourneur
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Reviews // 3 Articles
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//Features

The 100 Essential Directors Part 9: Victor Sjöström to Luchino Visconti
28 Aug 2011 // 5:00 PM

Today we present a glorious spate of international auteurs that range from cinematic innovators from the silent era to those who continue to push the limits of film in their contemporary work.

//Reviews

Two Masters of Hollywood Expressionism Go Back to Europe
6 Aug 2015 // 9:10 PM

Escape From East Berlin and War-Gods of the Deep both try to escape from tyranny.

Mysterious Forces and Femme Fatales: 'Out of the Past'
17 Sep 2014 // 9:10 PM

In Torneur's classic film, the femme fatale knows she's an object in a world of violent men she has no reason to respect.

//Blogs

Make Something Called 'Cat People', and Make It Cheap
13 Sep 2016 // 9:45 PM

Val Lewton turned a B assignment into a spooky classic about a woman's fear of her own sexuality.

Tourneur's Lovely Fragility in 'Experiment Perilous' and 'Berlin Express'
17 Jul 2014 // 3:00 AM

In Experiment Perilous and Berlin Express, Tourneur is interested in desires and ideals—the optimistic as well as the dark.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

In Defense of the Infinite Universe in 'No Man's Sky'

// Moving Pixels

"The common cries of disappointment that surround No Man’s Sky stem from the exciting idea of an infinite universe clashing with the harsh reality of an infinite universe.

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