Jean Pierre Jeunet

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Review: Alien Resurrection

Since its electrifying debut nearly two decades ago, the Alien franchise remains the sci-fi vehicle most conducive to provocative ideas, hardboiled edginess, sheer excitement, and auteurist elan.
Knight mother
By PETER KEOUGH  |  June 08, 2012

DregNog Video Advent Calendar, Day #10: 'Tis the Season to Lose Your Sanity, City of Lost Children-style

The City of Lost Children is the stuff of Christmas nightmares -- and regular ones as well. This dark fairy tale co-directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet...
By Infinite Santa 8000  |  December 17, 2010

Review: Micmacs

If he were judged solely by the first five minutes of his films, Jean-Pierre Jeunet would rank among the world’s top filmmakers. Unfortunately, the remaining 100 minutes or so place him among the most overrated.
Witty prologue spirals downward into clumsy plot
By PETER KEOUGH  |  June 04, 2010