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Features

Thursday, January 31 2013

The Best DVDs and Blu-rays of 2012

From classics to contemporary television, the typical titles and the surprising outsider choices, the year in home video was just as divisive, and delightful, as the rest of our meaningful media.


Sunday, August 28 2011

The 100 Essential Directors Part 9: Victor Sjöström to Luchino Visconti

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

Sunday, April 29 2012

The Other End of the Ideological Spectrum of Suffering: 'La Terra Trema'

A groundbreaking, long-unavailable classic by the father of Italian neorealism, Luchino Visconti.


Thursday, April 12 2012

A Legendary Performance In an Underrated Masterpiece: 'Bellissima'

Anna Magnani is astonishing in Visconti's masterful look at the cruel realities of the filmmaking industry.


Wednesday, April 20 2011

'Senso' Is an Operatic Post-WWII Coda to a Story of War, Nationalism and Societal Decay

The erotic, intoxicating kiss of Luchino Visconti's Senso leaves the spectator wanting something more despite it's impressive cinematic size. Perhaps bigger is not always better in the world of film, after all...


Thursday, February 12 2009

Ossessione

Il Postino Never Thinks Twice: On Visconti's Ossessione


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