Tag: El Topo

Western Movie Essay - The Hired Hand

The Western Enters the 70s – Part 2: Kicking Down the Doors

“With the Acid Western, the genre had once again proven itself capable of assimilating new grievances and anxieties.”

El Topo Movie Essay - 1970 Alejandro Jodorowsky Film

Vague Visages Is FilmStruck: Alejandro Jodorowsky’s ‘El Topo’

“Jodorowsky’s film is a potpourri of consecrated iconography and symbolism, providing ‘El Topo’ a breadth of sacred resonance and no doubt augmenting its potential for provocation and interpretation.”