Rainer Werner Fassbinder: Eight Hours Don’t Make a Day

Rainer Werner Fassbinder created some of the most powerful films about how circumstances can crush an individual, and they're magnificent and empathetic. Here is one where the individuals have the power to change their circumstances, and it's delightful. Trevor reviews Fassbinder's Eight Hours Don't Make a Day, recently released on home video by The Criterion Collection.

By |2018-11-07T13:12:24-04:00November 7th, 2018|Categories: Film Reviews, Rainer Werner Fassbinder|Tags: |0 Comments

Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger: A Matter of Life and Death

This week The Criterion Collection released Powell & Pressburger's 1946 film, A Matter of Life and Death, and it's a beautiful presentation of one of the most acclaimed films of all time.

By |2018-07-25T13:06:56-04:00July 25th, 2018|Categories: Emeric Pressburger, Film Reviews, Michael Powell|Tags: |1 Comment

Dietrich & von Sternberg in Hollywood

This week The Criterion Collection released one of its landmark boxsets, Dietrich & von Sternberg in Hollywood, which contains all six Hollywood films the director and star made together.