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Michael Almereyda

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Sunday, January 16 2005

This So-Called Disaster (2004)

This So-Called Disaster is more impressionistic than comprehensive.


Wednesday, May 12 2004

This So-Called Disaster (2004)

The real surprise is Sam Shepard's candor when recounting for Michael Almereyda the painful details of his father's deterioration.


Saturday, December 31 1994

Hamlet (2000)

I confess to feeling a certain dread when I first heard that Ethan ('I have this planet of regret') Hawke was starring in Michael Almereyda's updated-and-abbreviated Hamlet.


Saturday, December 31 1994

Hamlet (2000)

Hamlet often speaks in a voice-over or directly to the video camera that he is rarely without. Sometimes we see the results of these 'video diaries' as he rewatches them on his monitor -- his own Real World confessional.


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