“This list… is an absolute good. The list is life. All around its margins lies the gulf.” – Itzhak Stern
“If “The Artist” revels in gimmickry and occasionally oversells its charm, it also understands the deep and durable fascination of the art it embraces.” – A.O. Scott, NY Times
What happens when a young boy is forced to deal with his mother’s heroin addiction.
Two households, both alike in dignity, In fair Verona, where we lay our scene, From ancient grudge break to new mutiny, Where civil blood makes civil hands unclean. From forth the fatal loins of these two foes, A pair of star-cross’d lovers take their life.
Stewart expertly captures the desperation and drive of man trying to make it with his last hope.
With The Naked Spur, Anthony Mann could best be described as the Hitchcock of westerns.
The fact that this is a subtitled film never seemed to cross my mind as I became engrossed in the story. The world the movie creates is unlike anything I’ve ever seen.
This is an interesting political thriller with a great story. The politics of the film take a back seat to the drama of the people involved.