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Just released. An extravagance, I know, but if you don’t already have the DVDs this might be the way to go.

Werner Herzog

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Music

The Enigma Of Kaspar Hauser (1974)

The Enigma Of Kaspar Hauser (1974). Directed by Werner Herzog. Starring Bruno S., Walter Ladengast and Brigitte Mira.

Werner Herzog’s 1974 film is based on historical accounts of the bizarre appearance,  in Nuremberg in 1828,  of a 16 or 17-year-old youth who could barely speak apart from phrases learned by rote and claimed to have spent most of his life incarcerated in a  dark cellar. 1,086 more words

Film Reviews

LIFE ITSELF (2014, doc)

 Greetings again from the darkness. Director Steve James is well known for his heralded documentary Hoop Dreams, released 20 years ago. Film Critic Roger Ebert… 470 more words

Documentary

johnlink ranks JACK REACHER (2012)

This is one that has been on my radar for awhile. As much as I am not a particular fan of Tom Cruise as a personality, it is hard to argue that he has a hell of a track record when it comes to making entertaining films. 664 more words

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