Archives for December 21, 2013

Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)

He stares into the camera, so shaken by the beauty of the music he’s just discovered that he appears to be in anguish. This music, he says, was “filled with such longing, such unfulfillable longing, it had me trembling.”His name is Salieri, and in Milos Forman’s beloved film Amadeus, he is played by F. Murray Abraham.Why am I talking about Amadeus when this is supposed to be a review of Inside Llewyn Davis? Stay with me. It’s important. … [Read more...]