Trash, Art and Movies | Pauline Kael

Oh yes, I’ve committed celluloid blasphemy – I once told a friend that I didn’t quite enjoy Kurosawa movies. Needless to say, he was aghast. Truth is I just didn’t enjoy the movie. It probably was all the background about his genius that did not allow me to watch a movie the way I like to watch a movie. That time, I couldn’t explain to my friend … Continue reading Trash, Art and Movies | Pauline Kael

The Movies of Clint Eastwood : The New Yorker

A lovely longform article on Clint Eastwood – “Out of the West, Clint Eastwood’s shifting landscape, by BY David Denby” – “a great insight into the actor and his work. I recommend you create an ebook for easy reading. “If Eastwood likes a story, he buys or commissions the script, moves rapidly into production, shoots the film on a short schedule and, until recently, on a modest budget. If he … Continue reading The Movies of Clint Eastwood : The New Yorker