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Henri Georges Clouzot

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Review: Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno

This autopsy of an unfinished 1964 film by the great French director Henri-Georges Clouzot ( The Wages of Fear ) holds fascinations — and frustrations — for the avid franco-cinephile.
Reconstructing what could have been a classic. Or not.
By BETSY SHERMAN  |  September 17, 2010
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Review: Just Another Love Story

As noirs go, Ole Bornedal'sfilm gets off to a promising start.
All the good acting and imagery add up to nothing more than pretty violence
By ALEXIS HAUK  |  March 24, 2009

William Friedkin at the Harvard Film Archive

However we may still praise, and therefore bury, the American New Wave, we do still run the genuine risk of slipping down the wormhole slicked by present-moment techno obsessions and amnesiac entertainment-media narcissism.
William Friedkin, the New Hollywood’s most daring pulp-realist provocateur.
By MICHAEL ATKINSON  |  February 10, 2009