Category Archives: Recomendación

The Enigmatic Mr. Lynch

The world of explanations and reasons is not that of existence. A circle is not absurd. It is clearly explicable by the rotation of a segment of a straight line around one of its extremities. But a circle doesn’t exist … Continue reading

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Breaking, Making, and Killing Time in Pulp Fiction

Kevin Howley, DePauw University, USA In an essay written in 1964 titled “Are Movies Going to Pieces?” Pauline Kael laments what she calls the “creeping Marienbadism” of contemporary cinema. With characteristic wit and pointed prose, Kael laments the death of … Continue reading

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Film of the Day: Vertigo

I´m a huge fan of this film and of Hitchcock in particular wich is why you may see a lot of his work featured in this blog. I thought Vertigo was a great way to start. Hitchcock’s Vertigo The collapse … Continue reading

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Film of the Day: The Blue Dahlia (1946)

The plot of the film is a fairly simple one: an ex pilot returns home only to be the main suspect in the death of his unfaithful wife. Written by  Raymond Chandler (who was later nominated for an Academy Award … Continue reading

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Film of the Day: Dead Man (Jim Jarmusch)

Mad Poets: William Blake, Jim Jarmusch and Dead Man By Rick Curnutte. Richard A. Curnutte, Jr. is the Editor of The Film Journal. He has studied English and Film at Ohio University and The Ohio State University. He is a founding member … Continue reading

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