Dec 8, 2018
A story told as much through mood, sentiment and image than through a writer's more conventional tool of dramaturgy.
Nov 17, 2014
Sorrentino wins all bets we'll buy his film's more existential, literary, romantic ambitions because of the sheer ecstasy--the great beauty--of his style. Style becomes substance--the cuts and angles create narrative, the screen's surface opens up depths.
Jul 3, 2007
a tense, tragic portrait of a life suspended. Simply unmissable.
Apr 1, 2006
Aug 24, 2005
Two superfluous sub-plots notwithstanding, this atmospheric character study is clearly the work of a very talented filmmaker.