Yesterday, I started one of my favorite “classes.” I use quotes because it’s not a class in the traditional sense. We basically watch a film and afterwards the moderator brings in the director, writers, producers and/or actors to talk about the making-of the film but we don’t get graded. 398 more words
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Synopsis: Legendary director Pier Paolo Pasolini combines the heroics and hedonism of the classic Arabian tales with his dreamlike vision of bawdy pleasures and sublime sensuality to create Arabian Nights, the masterwork of his “Trilogy of Life.” 1,203 more words
Foreign films are a guilty pleasure in my household. Among them are some of the greats Amelie, Cinema Paradiso, 8 ½, and The Leopard (II Gattopardo). 23 more words
By Richard Winters
My Rating: 7 out of 10
4-Word Review: Lots of car accidents.
The residents of a poor Australian town known as Paris come up with a scheme to cause car accidents to those traveling through it which will allow them to salvage what’s left of the vehicle and resell it for goods or cash. 520 more words