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A Serious Man

A Serious Man is an amazing movie. It’s not necessarily a fun movie, it’s not an action movie, it doesn’t even have any particular plot, in the Hollywood understanding of that word. It is simply an amazing movie. Its symmetry is breathtaking. Its degree of subtly and polish places it in at least the top […]

Five foreign movies everyone should see

1. La Ley de Hérodes (Eng: Herod’s Law) – A tragicomic fable of Mexican politics. An eager-beaver party no-body gets tapped to replace a corrupt provincial governor and bring the beleaguered locals “development and social justice.” Shenanigans ensue when the naif’s ideals begin to slip. He ends badly (or does he?). 2. Kung fu (Eng: […]