Wednesday, March 31 2010
Ophuls' grand fantasy has influenced countless contemporary filmmakers. Lola Montes is bar none his most adventurous, luscious celebration of visual spectacle.
Thursday, January 22 2009
Ophuls' stories take Maupassant’s worldly wisdom and glamorous cynicism and imbue spirituality and compassion.
Monday, October 20 2008
Sesame Street teaches youngsters how to count less explicitly than this film laments the sexual mores of France, circa 1950.