“What ‘First Man’ might lack in emotionality, Chazelle more than compensates for in spectacle.”
“I’m convinced that understanding the progression is a crucial bridge in any attempt to understand how the two distinct portions of Bergman’s filmography interact.”
“As a ‘purely experimental film,’ ‘Voyage of Time’ is ultimately an extreme, sensory experience.”
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“Where Indignation deviates a little from its otherwise classical trappings is in its structure.”
“Some movies are so good that when they’re over, you almost expect the whole film industry to shut down.”
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“Seldom more than a vehicle for Pacino to exercise his considerable (and still active) talents, Manglehorn is a string of engaging and breathtaking images that, when strung together, become a subdued meandering plot devoid of any real meaning.”