An inconsistent crime drama/romance from Maurice Pialat hindered by misogyny, but bolstered by strong performances and its gritty atmosphere.
Love, death, and abandonment are the themes of the newly restored ‘The Mouth Agape,’ ‘Graduate First,’ and ‘Loulou’ in The Maurice Pialat Film Collection Volume 1, from the Cohen Film Collection on Blu-ray.
Controversial film Welcome to New York closely mirrors the public rape scandal of IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn.
Gerard Depardieu and Jacqueline are superb in Welcome to New York, one of the best films of the year.
Barbet Schroeder’s controversial film Maîtresse finally hits home video in the UK in its complete, uncut form courtesy of the BFI.