Archives for April 4, 2005

Anthony Lane on "Sin City"

Here's The New Yorker's Anthony Lane on Sin City, clever as always: “We have, it is clear, reached the lively dead end of a process that was initiated by a fretful Martin Scorsese and inflamed, with less embarrassed glee, by Tarantino: the process of knowing everything about violence and nothing about suffering."“Needless to say, a short course in movie history would teach them that graphic novels themselves are soaked to the bone in a style that was brought to refinement by film noi … [Read more...]