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Ali: Fear Eats the Soul (1974)

Dir. Rainer Werner Fassbinder. Starring Brigitte Mira, El Hedi ben Salem, Barbara Valentin

„You know Hitler?“

„Hitler, yes.“

Emmi (Mira) asks Ali (ben Salem) that question twice in this film. 1.825 weitere Wörter


XL Popcorn - High Plains Drifter / The Marriage of Maria Braun

We appear to be in the home stretch here. The pain is not as it once was, but it still means I can not type for longer than a few minutes without my wrist hurting or my fingers from going numb. 991 weitere Wörter

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Ingrid Caven, by Jean-Jacques Schuhl

I was sitting watching the opening credits of Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s The American Soldier and noticed the name Ingrid Caven on the screen, and I thought to myself, I’ve got a book called Ingrid Caven by some French writer – part of that project I had once to read some of the winners of the Prix Goncourt; – I wonder if there’s a connection. 428 weitere Wörter

The Marriage of Maria Braun (1979)

The Marriage of Maria Braun opens with a bang and a thud, literally, as bombs rain down on Germany in the waning hours of WWII. It’s perhaps the most chaotic wedding ceremony ever put to celluloid. 828 weitere Wörter


#095: All That Heaven Allows





Special Features

  1. Audio commentary featuring film scholars John Mercer and Tamar Jeffers-McDonald
  2. Rock Hudson’s Home Movies (1992), a groundbreaking essay film about the actor by Mark Rappaport…
  3. 118 weitere Wörter

XL Popcorn - Fear Eats The Soul / Happiness

So continueth the dictated film reviews! Damn these wrists!

List Item: Watch all of the “1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die”
Title: Ali: Fear Eats The Soul (Angst essen Seele auf) 937 weitere Wörter

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Angst Essen Selle Auf

H/t to artist Michaela Greave and R.W. Fassbinder