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Ballad of Narayama

"The Ballad of Narayama" is a Japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty. What a space it opens…

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Have you ever seen a Tintin story?

I find them addictive. Taught myself a little French after finding them in my daily paper at Cannes. The Europeans love him, but many Americans may not have ever seen one of Herge's pages. I wonder if the Spielberg film will inspire sales of the English editions.tintin1.jpegTinTin -20- TinTin in Tibet - 06.jpegTINTIN.gif Here are all the book covers:tintin.jpeg

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