dark and compact noir, a pulpy chiller....the plot device of character spontaneously dying is interesting. Need to see more Ulmer films, quite good
Wes Anderson's and Roman Coppola's ad is like a re-imagining of Jules and Jim. Could've been spun out to feature length. Why not? Perhaps in certain instances the division between short, feature, tv series, and commercial can vanish. The same visual narrative can be broken up and released in several different formats and contexts
ALIEN 3: Fincher's greatest film
David Fincher's much maligned debut film Alien 3 has been called many things, save for what it is: extraordinary. The film is among those rare works of science fiction (whether in cinema or in literature) where the emotions are the characters are presented seriously and where the world and setting seems convincing and mirrors the unsettling peculiarities of our own world.
In negative reviews of Alien 3, the following criticisms are most often leveled against…