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Ingmar Bergman & the Silence of God

In our conversation about March’s Movie of the Month, 1957’s The Seventh Seal, James pointed out that the film’s central struggle with faith in God & acceptance of death would over time become a recurring theme for its director, Ingmar Bergman. 1,675 more words

Brandon Ledet

Bergman vs. Corman: Death vs. The Red Death

In our Swampchat discussion of March’s Movie of the Month, Ingmar Bergman’s The Seventh Seal, I pointed out how great of a one-two punch the movie was in combination with February’s Movie of the Month, Roger Corman’s… 865 more words

Brandon Ledet

Bergman's Image of Death in The Seventh Seal (1957) and Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey (1991)

In our Swampchat discussion about Ingmar Bergman’s The Seventh Seal last week, James pointed out that “the film is now remembered mostly for its historical significance and that iconic image of Death, parodied in movies like… 908 more words

Brandon Ledet

Movie of the Month: Karz.

I doubt any of you have heard of this movie, let alone see it. I mean, the only way you could have seen it would’ve been if you, like me, were a part of an Indian household with a deep love for Bollywood and drama. 413 more words

March 2015

Movie of the Month: The Seventh Seal (1957)

Every month one of us makes the other two watch a movie they’ve never seen before & we discuss it afterwards. This month James made… 2,358 more words

Lists & Articles

Movie of the Month: February 2015

January was an impossible act to follow but there were still a few good films.  This is what I saw: 

Inherent Vice: the incoherent plot is both the best and the worst thing about Paul Thomas Anderson’s detective thriller.    244 more words

Movie Blog

Everybody's Chattin' + February Viewing Recap

February is a short month so I’m going to have to combine two posts in one.

Let’s start off with some lists and non-review posts… 370 more words