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Birds Flutter and Pterodactyls Are Dead

Originally published in Puerto del Sol, 2012.

A Response to Robin Morrissey—tweet tweet

I’m in the kitchen drinking an iced mocha from ipsento, the coffee shop down the street. 3,035 more words


Eyes Wide Shut, 1999

Eyes Wide Shut is a 1999 erotic drama film directed, produced, and co-written by Stanley Kubrick Based on Arthur Schnitzler’s 1926 novella Traumnovelle (Dream Story), the story is transferred from early 20th century Vienna to 1990s NYC The film follows the sexually charged adventures of Dr. 38 more words


Elle (18)

All she wants for Christmas: Michele’s self-control appears on a knife-edge after a violent break-in

Few reviewers have mentioned it, but that Paul Verhoeven’s acclaimed sex-thriller is set in fairylight-lit December brings added dimension to the suspenseful tale. 1,213 more words

Midnight Mass

Full Metal Jacket: A Viewing

I watched Stanley Kubrick’s Full Metal Jacket recently for the second time.  The first time I watched it was more than a decade ago at least, so my second viewing was almost like seeing it for the first time.  1,639 more words

Eyes Wide Shut

Eyes Wide Shut (1999)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
Stars: Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman, Sydney Pollack, Todd Field and others

Eyes Wide Shut is Kubrick’s most human film and it explores at great length the complexity of our psyche. 549 more words


10 "Must-See" Films about Cults

In no particular order:

1. The Master (2012)

2. The Wicker Man (1973)

3. Rosemary’s Baby (1968)

4. Eyes Wide Shut (1999)

5. Ticket to Heaven (1981) 11 more words


Eyes Wide Shut su D di Repubblica

Il mio reportage de “Il Ballo del Doge” è su D di Repubblica di oggi!