Episode 163 – The Last Picture Show

Episode 163 – The Last Picture Show

The Last Picture Show (Bogdanovich, 1971) will break your heart in a million different ways, all of them Texan. As an expatriate from a town very much like this, it hits me where I live. I’ve seen those fights on Main Street between guys who were best friends and will…

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Episode 162 – Vagabond

Episode 162 – Vagabond

When we first see Mona, she is already dead. In Vagabond (1985), Agn├Ęs Varda then sets about to reconstruct the last days and weeks of this young woman’s life, as witnessed and retold through the eyes of others. We learn that none of these people really seemed to know Mona,…

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