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Lean on Pete

I marveled at the humanist depth of the world Haigh creates, one that can only be rendered by a truly great writer and director, working…

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This 2018 release feels like it arrived fresh from 1974, and that is what makes it a delight.

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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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Falling in Love Again: Marlene Dietrich

Marlene Dietrich was born on December 27th, 1901.

"The most intriguing woman I've ever known." - John Wayne

Marlene Dietrich's "Blue Angel" screen test from 1930

Marlene Dietrich in "Stage Fright" (1950) by Alfred Hitchcock

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