Peter Weir
Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 6 Articles
//Columns

Still Living Dangerously After All These Years
2 Mar 2017 // 10:00 PM

As autocratic leaders slowly take over the First World, popular representations of a Third World coup take on renewed significance.

//Reviews

'Picnic at Hanging Rock' Is Elliptic and Suggestive
15 Jul 2014 // 9:10 PM

Peter Weir's Picnic at Hanging Rock, now in a sterling Criterion edition, remains lovely to look at and difficult to fully comprehend.

Witness: Special Collector's Edition (1985)
13 Sep 2005 // 8:00 PM

Bemused at times, Detective John Book is nonetheless captivated by the Amish community's simplicity, its decency, and its ability to thrive despite its antiquities.

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'The Chamber' Keeps the Drama and Suspense Going

// Short Ends and Leader

"The Chamber is the filmic equivalent of a fairground ride, the stimulation of emotion over ideas.

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