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Screened Movie - #5 Happy End

Everyone has little secrets they keep hidden in the safety of their closet. 479 more words

Movie Review

Episode #58 of The Swampflix Podcast: Lynne Ramsay & Caché (2005)

Welcome to Episode #58 of The Swampflix Podcast. For our fifty-eighth episode, James & Brandon discuss all four feature films directed by the notoriously “uncompromising” Scottish auteur Lynne Ramsay, including her most recent work, … 49 more words

Brandon Ledet

Caché: Haneke's Hidden Cameras

(Caché, 2005)

For a man who seldom strays into the spotlight, the difficulty in finding a quote for this blog post lay primarily in selecting the most suitable from the vast array that Mr Quotable, Michael Haneke, has given over the years. 2,584 more words



Loveless opens with 10 tranquil shots of a forest in the dead of winter. All is quiet, frozen, empty. The film’s beginning, as we discover later, is really its epilogue.  1,738 more words

Film Reviews

Tree of Wooden Clogs (1978)

“Haze around the moon, snow is coming soon ”

Written and directed by Ermanno Olmi, Tree of Wooden Clogs is an understated and meditative drama set in a small Lombard community in 1898. 286 more words

The Strangers

At the beginning of The Strangers, Kristen (Liv Tyler) looks a bit scared at the prospect of getting married, and continues to look a bit scared over the next 85 minutes. 381 more words


La pianiste (2001)

There are many toiletries in Erika Kohut’s bathroom. In the screencap above, a can of Schwarzkopf Taft hairspray can be seen on the mirror shelf. This product is still on the market, with a different packaging. 44 more words

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