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Bernardo Bertolucci’s 1900 (Novecento) – film review"
1900 (1976) Director: Bernardo Bertolucci Cast: Robert De Niro, Gérard Depardieu, Burt Lancaster Runtime: 315 minutes Format: 2 Blu-ray discs Available now 7/10 Louder Than War’s Jamie Havlin takes a look at a gargantuan cinematic saga from Italian master director Bernardo Bertolucci. I’m currently re-reading Peter Biskind’s Down and Dirty Pictures, a book with a […]
BEAT GIRL: BFI Flipside Cult Film – Blu-ray / DVD review"
Louder Than War reviews the cult British film about late-fifties youth-rebellion, soon to be reissued by BFI Flipside, which also features John Barry’s debut score
Man with a Movie Camera and Other Works by Dziga Vertov – film review"
Man with a Movie Camera and Other Works Director: Dziga Vertov Year: 1929 (Man with a Movie Camera) Runtime: 298 minutes (collective length) Format: Dual Format Out: 18 April 2016 9/10 Often hailed as as the greatest documentary ever made, Man With a Movie Camera is reviewed here for Louder Than War by Jamie Havlin. […]
Three Days of the Condor – film review"
Three Days of the Condor is one of the great American conspiracy thrillers of the 1970s, starring Robert Redford.
Visconti’s Rocco and His Brothers – film review"
Rocco and His Brothers (1960) Director: Luchino Visconti Cast: Alain Delon, Renato Salvatori, Annie Girardot, Runtime: 170 minutes Format: Blu-ray Available Now 10/10 Louder Than War’s Jamie Havlin reviews another favourite film of Morrissey, this time from the colossus of Italian filmmaking, Luchino Visconti. A key and acknowledged influence on films such as The Godfather […]