Sergei Bondarchuk's seven-hour adaptation of War and Peace was recently released by The Criterion Collection. It is a masterpiece, a phantasmagoria of philosophy and drama.
The Criterion Collection announced today that they are releasing Godzilla: The Showa-Era Films, 1954-1975, a 15-film boxset, hitting shelves on October 29.
The 2019 Booker Prize Longlist has been announced! Come see what made the list and let me know what you're interested in reading!
This week's New Yorker features Salman Rushdie's "The Little King," an excerpt from his forthcoming novel Quichotte.
The Criterion Collection has announced what they'll be releasing in October.
This week's New Yorker fiction is Hanif Kureishi's "She Said He Said."
Trevor and Betsy look at Alice Munro's "Comfort," from Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage.
Recently The Criterion Collection released Bruno Dumont's first two feature films, La vie de Jésus and L'humanité. They are slow and sometimes brutal explorations of violence and compassion. Trevor takes a look.
Trevor and Betsy look at Alice Munro's "Family Furnishings," from Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage.
Trevor revisits Karen Russell's strange, fun, but perhaps ultimately disappointing story, "The Prospectors," from her most recent collection Orange World.