THE WILD BUNCH: MAN AND MYTH – Time Magazine Review

2017-08-19T16:44:36+01:00August 19th, 2017|Categories: CINEMA|Tags: , , , |

"When the legend becomes fact," says the canny newspaper editor in John Ford's The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, "print the legend." Sam Peckinpah is a filmmaker dedicated to telling truths and still preserving the legend of the American West. In feature films (Ride the High Country, Major Dundee) and [...]

BARRY LYNDON: KUBRICK’S GRANDEST GAMBLE – BY RICHARD SCHICKEL [TIME MAGAZINE]

2020-05-10T12:47:53+01:00August 11th, 2017|Categories: CINEMA|Tags: , , , , |

In a December 1975 cover story, TIME Magazine examines Barry Lyndon and the many paradoxes of Stanley Kubrick, covering the filmmaker’s Herculean task in bringing the 18th century novel by William Makepeace Thackeray to the screen and the near impossibility of selling a three hour art film spectacle to the masses.

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