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  • The Blood of a Poet

    The Blood of a Poet

    ''Is it not crazy to wake up statues so suddenly from their secular sleep ?''

    It is not so surprising that I love Cocteau's work so much ; for the world he takes us to, throughout his films, is imbued with such an eerie feeling - that's where poetry, darkness and fairy tales meet. And THE BLOOD OF A POET is imbued with the same feeling : the living statues, suicide, mirrors, the black angel with a limp, the wondrous angles providing a dreamlike trance - it's aesthetically gorgeous and violent.

  • Death in Venice

    Death in Venice

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    "In all the world, there is no impurity so impure as old age."

    The film is a haunting adaptation of Thomas Mann's classic about a composer, β€” writer, in the novel β€” paralysed by ennui and repressed emotion, who discovers a last vestige of beauty and emotion during a visit to Venice at the turn of the century. Believing himself lost to the muse, he becomes obsessed by a beautiful young boy holidaying with his mother in the city. Or…

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  • Dune

    Dune

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    "I must not fear. Fear is the mind-killer. Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration. I will face my fear. I will permit it to pass over me and through me. And when it has gone past I will turn the inner eye to see its path. Where the fear has gone there will be nothing. Only I will remain."

    I am still in awe of what I've just witnessed. Villeneuve's DUNE is not only magnificent, it is also…

  • The Pianist

    The Pianist

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    Of course that masterpiece had to be made by an horrible man. I can never win.