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  • His Wedding Night

    His Wedding Night

    For a moment I hoped I was about to witness the first gay marriage in the history of cinema :(

  • It Rains on Our Love

    It Rains on Our Love


    "Things are looking up. We're just like everybody else. We have a milk bill. We pay both local and state taxes! And in February, I have to film a tax return. A few months ago, we had nothing. Now we have debts, like everyone else"

    That was probably the most disturbing romantic dialogue I've heard in a very long time.

    Imagine a Frank Capra film with a shot of neorealism in it. Bergman's fairytale-like take on love and bureaucracy is just as disturbing as the combination of the two may sound.

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  • Funny Face

    Funny Face


    "Are you suggesting that Flostra's interest in me is anything
    but intellectual?"
    "He's about as interested in your intellect as I am."

    Oh well, that makes you such a better candidate then.

  • Apocalypse Now

    Apocalypse Now


    Lo confesso, fino a ieri non avevo mai visto Apocalypse Now. Non dall'inizio alla fine, perlomeno. Non in età adulta. È uno di quei film per cui, superata una certa età, o lo hai visto e lo dai per scontato, oppure è meglio far finta di niente se non vuoi diventare lo zimbello degli amici cinefili, quindi finisci per rimandare in eterno perché tanto ormai è comunque già troppo tardi.

    (E qui apro una doverosa parentesi: non fate gli gnorri,…