Film Review: Eyes Without A Face (1960)

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SYNOPSIS: “A brilliant surgeon, Doctor GĂ©nessier, helped by his assistant Louise, kidnaps nice young women. He removes their faces and tries to graft them onto the head on his beloved daughter Christiane, whose face has been entirely spoiled in a car crash. All the experiments fail and the victims die, but GĂ©nessier keeps trying.” (courtesy IMDB) REVIEW: In most films dealing with the horrible things that can happen to the human body (almost invariably because … Continue reading

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Film Review: Holy Motors (2012)

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SYNOPSIS: From dawn to dusk, a few hours in the life of Monsieur Oscar, a shadowy character who journeys from one life to the next. He is, in turn, captain of industry, assassin, beggar, monster, family man… REVIEW: Holy Motors is a strange film. There, I’ve said it. There really was no other way to start. I have considered this film for some time now and viewed it more than once as I was concerned … Continue reading

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