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The Uneasy Familiarity of Michael Haneke's Funny Games Remake

Austrian filmmaker Michael Haneke thinks Americans are violent.

He mentions it in almost every interview regarding Funny Games—the subject of our topic today—how the original was meant for American audiences obsessed with… 1.011 mais palavras

Older Movies

Hidden (Cache) (2005) 10th anniversary review

SPOILER WARNING! This review gives away plot twists.

“I wanted you to be present….”

A man invites another to his shabby apartment. A man with whom he shares a dark secret from the past. 391 mais palavras

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La cinta blanca

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Directores

Funnier Games? On 'Shot-For-Shot' remakes in film

Spoiler Warning: This article has spoilers for Funny Games (1997) and Funny Games U.S. (2007). I also discuss Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho (1960) and Gus Van Sant’s  1.487 mais palavras

Film

Film Review: 'Funny Games' (Dir. Michael Haneke, 1997)

Not the pleasant kind.

Director: Michael Haneke

Screenwriter: Michael Haneke

Genre: Psychological Thriller

Starring: Susanne Lothar (Anna), Ulrich Mühe (Georg), Stefan Clapczynski (Georg Jr.), Arno Frisch (Paul) & Frank Giering (Peter) 1.572 mais palavras

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THIS IS VIOLENCE NOW!

A violência é algo terrível, claro, mas, parafraseando Michael Haneke, um bom filme tem que fazer o espectador querer olhar pra outro lugar, eu ainda iria mais longe, dizendo que apesar disso o filme tem que despertar a veia sádica do espectador, fazendo-o ter vontade de fechar os olhos, mas ao mesmo tempo fazendo com que ele não queira perder um segundo daquilo. 665 mais palavras

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My 10 Favorite Directors Working Today : 10-8

For years, when some asked me who my favorite director working today was I had an answer; Hayao Miyazaki. From probably 2005 on, after I finally dove into the director’s full filmography, Miyazaki was the end all, be all. 1.194 mais palavras

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