10) Betty Blue
Never before has there been a movie so French. Only a French film from the nineties could end by having a man dressed in drag, smother his brain dead lover as he admires her. 470 more words
An everlasting youth. PATRICK LECLEZIO touches base with an old friend.
First published in Prestige Magazine (June 2016 edition).
In the movie Betty Blue, there’s a memorable scene in which Zorg, one of the principal characters, mixes shots of alcohol with a carbonated beverage in a glass, that he then wraps in a napkin and pounds on the table, inducing an explosion of fizziness, before downing the mixture. 891 more words