The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie
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The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie (1972/2000) | 31 Dec 1994 // 7:03 PM

The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie has lost none of its relevance or power, and is well worth seeing again on the big screen, if only to remind ourselves how good it is not to be unscrupulously comfortable.

The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie (1972/2000) | 31 Dec 1994 // 7:03 PM

The utopian vision Bunuel and his contemporaries aspired to is now beside the point. All that is necessary is to get us to remember a product in order to consume it.

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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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