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REVIEW -- Paper Moon (1973)

FilmJuice have my review of Peter Bogdanovitch’s Paper Moon, a film I did not expect to like but wound up absolutely adoring.

The Coen Brothers’ … 873 more words


ARK CINEMA: Core Collection of Great Films.



As is so often the case, the original aim of this project was compromised–or corrupted–with the ever irresistible temptation to add more titles falling short of masterpiece status. 274 more words

James Cameron, the auteur

Auteur Theory

Sir Alfred Hitchcock… Stanley Kubrick… Orson Welles… and James Cameron?

The first three directors are often considered “auteur” filmmakers. “Auteur theory” is a school of critical thought, developed by André Bazin’s… 1,734 more words


Auteur theory and authorship.

The term ‘auteur’ (the French word for ‘author’) was devised in the middle of the 1950s by a French film director and critic François Truffaut. In 1954 Truffaut wrote an article in prestigious French film magazine… 834 more words

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