American Fable is ambitious, maybe too much so sometimes, but there's an intense pleasure in the boldness of the film's style.
From Bob Bowman, San Francisco, CA:
In response to Lewis McNeel's letter questioning my existence and your Answer Man ethics, I wish to state for the record that I do indeed exist. Alas, I do not have a brother named Dave, although I always thought it was cool that my last name was in "2001" -- especially since other movie Bowmans tend to be bad guys (i.e., George Kennedy in "The Eiger Sanction") or annoying government types (i.e., Cliff Curtis in "Live Free or Die Hard"). Now, gentlemen, may I sing you a few verses of "Daisy"?
At the ripe age of 89, Oscar can still be a notoriously picky fellow when it comes to what constitutes a contender fo...