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Review: Caché (2005)

It is often what you don’t see in a horror film that is the most frightening. Alfred Hitchcock’s subversive thrillers proved time and time again that “there is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.” A sinister pupil of this cinematic school of thought, Michael Haneke—director of… 494 mots de plus


Post # 300 Uncle Bardie's Movie of the Week: A two-fer

Once a week on Monday, Uncle Bardie shares a movie with his Readers he gives a big two thumbs up. It will simply be a short excerpt or a trailer. 613 mots de plus

Movie Of The Week

Un Cœur en Hiver (A Heart in Winter)

A cruel seduction, or just a man afraid, crippled by his inability to be in love? Violin craftsman Stéphane (Daniel Auteuil) finds himself attracted to Camille (Emmanuelle Béart), the girlfriend of his friend and business partner, Maxime (André Dussollier). 388 mots de plus

French Film


Patrice Chereau directs and co-writes this historical French epic melodrama.

Based on the novel by Alexandre Dumas and set in Paris in 1572, this tells the story of real characters and events during the reign of Charles IX, specifically the powerplay between the Catholics (the monarchy) and the protestants (the Huguenots). 249 mots de plus


The Lost Son (1999)

I finally watched The Lost Son after lengthy procrastination. My hesitation was due to the film’s topic: child sex trafficking. Not my idea of how to unwind on a Friday evening. 1 235 mots de plus

Ciarán Hinds