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Hra bez pravidel (Polák, 1967) and Conflict (Bernhardt, 1945)

I was lucky enough to catch both of these at the Noir Film Festival here in Prague. Jindrich Polák’s really fun ’60s noir feels like so many different things at once. The quiet of Rififi, the fatalism of Odds Against Tomorrow, the dark … Continue reading

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The Club (Larrain) and Hail, Caesar! (Coen, 2016)

Another two films among the best new ones I’ve seen in 2016 – The Club and Hail, Caesar! The Club would be a great companion partner with Spotlight and a horrible film to watch with someone you don’t know well. … Continue reading

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