Goldstein (1964)






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In this black comedy, the prophet Elijah rises from the waters of Lake Michigan. Dressed as a tramp, the seer roams the streets of Chicago encountering assorted characters. Much of the story parallels the Biblical account of the prophet's life. Ultimately, the prophet sinks back beneath the great lake.

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Classics, Comedy
Directed By: ,
Written By: Benjamin Manaster, Philip Kaufman
On DVD: Jan 31, 2006

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This is the rare experimental film that's visually alive, spiritually welcoming, and funny even when it's brooding.

Full Review… | October 17, 2011
New Yorker
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March 5, 2013

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Jean Renoir & Truffaut loved this, but for me it was like 3 art movies clashing, & it was boring the first viewing

Adam Mahler

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