John Cassavetes divisive 1970 film Husbands looks at three men struggling with their mortality and with the roles they play as husbands. Is it a misogynistic relic from fifty years ago, or is it a surprisingly progressive look at the ugly roles men play that wreck everyone, including themselves.
The Criterion Collection recently released a home video edition of George Marshall's 1939 western, Destry Rides Again, starring James Stewart and Marlene Dietrich.
Recently, The Criterion Collection released a home video edition of James Whale's wonderful 1936 musical Show Boat.
John M. Stahl's Leave Her to Heaven is a masterpiece. The Criterion Collection released a home video edition today, and it's definitely one to pick up.
This week The Criterion Collection released Jennie Livingston's Paris Is Burning.
Hiroshi Teshigahara's Antonio Gaudí, his 1984 film that explores the work of the great architect, was a wonderful surprise to me! It's now out on Blu-ray from The Criterion Collection.
This week The Criterion Collection is releasing Pier Paolo Pasolini's Teorema, from 1968. It's an elusive film, and I never know if I love it or hate it . . . which means it's a film I love to revisit.
Today The Criterion Collection released a stacked edition of Alfonso Cuarón's personal 2018 film Roma. Here are some of my thoughts on the film as well as on this edition.
Miriam Hopkins stars in The Story of Temple Drake, a 1933 adaptation of William Faulkner's controversial (and commercially successful) Sanctuary. The Criterion Collection recently released this "pre-Code" film that both seems to embrace the Code while being scandalous enough to lead to its strict enforcement.
This week, The Criterion Collection released on of my favorite films, Pedro Almodóvar's All About My Mother. Here are some of my thoughts.