Tag Archives: Germany

Purple Noon / The American Friend

Two tales of two Toms. Continue reading

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Aguirre, the Wrath of God

A raving madman, drunk on power and jungle juice. Continue reading

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A branded child-killer stalks the streets of Berlin, but who’s the real monster? The murderer, or vandals who’d ruin a very fine peacoat? Continue reading

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Wings of Desire

Two men meet at a used-car dealership. They sit in an ‘84 Plymouth, turn the radio knobs back and forth, bounce a couple of times to test the shocks, and then decide to go with an Audi Quattro instead. It is only two-thirds of the way through the movie that I realize these two men are angels. Continue reading

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