The fact that he doesn’t try to redeem these flawed, fascinating figures—or even try to make you like them in the slightest way—feels like an…
From Mindy Arbo, Ann Arbor, MI:
Roger, ever since reading of your recent unwelcome hospital return, I have been thinking of you and sending all my positive thoughts your way.
At the French Film Festival going on at Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts, I saw two tremendous films last week that also made me think of you. "The Light," with Sandrine Bonnaire, amazingly moving romantic piece, and "St. Jacques…La Mecque" -- a great ‘"speedy-recovery-through- laughter" vehicle.
This message came to me from a reader named Peter Svensland. He and a fr...
A comparison of Frank Costello in The Departed and Whitey Bulger in Black Mass reveals weaknesses in the latter.
A NYFF report on new films from Chantal Akerman and Michel Gondry.
Our monthly series digs into the career of Wes Craven and comes out with his 3D 2010 film, "My Soul to Take".