Oeuvre: Argento: Deep Red
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Oeuvre: Argento: Deep Red

Oeuvre: Argento: The Five Days
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Oeuvre: Argento: The Five Days

On what planet does anyone want “an average period piece” from Dario Argento?

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Oeuvre: Argento: Four Flies on Grey Velvet
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Oeuvre: Argento: Four Flies on Grey Velvet

Sets up the eye-popping collision of color, gore and glamour that would form the foundation…

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Oeuvre: Argento: The Cat o’ Nine Tails
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Oeuvre: Argento: The Cat o’ Nine Tails

Works best perhaps as a necessary humbling of a filmmaker who came out the gate…

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Oeuvre: Argento: The Bird with the Crystal Plumage
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Oeuvre: Argento: The Bird with the Crystal Plumage

Stands as one of the most impressive feature debuts in cinema history, as well as…

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Oeuvre: Tarkovsky: The Sacrifice
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Oeuvre: Tarkovsky: The Sacrifice

It’s fitting that Tarkovsky should end his career on the paradoxically hopeful image of a…

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Oeuvre: Tarkovsky: Voyage in Time
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Oeuvre: Tarkovsky: Voyage in Time

Voyage in Time is often described as Tarkovsky’s only non-fiction work, a technically accurate classification…

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Oeuvre: Tarkovsky: Nostalghia
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Oeuvre: Tarkovsky: Nostalghia

Tarkovsky naturally incorporates his own time abroad into the film, which could make Nostalghia an…

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Oeuvre: Tarkovsky: Stalker
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Oeuvre: Tarkovsky: Stalker

Tarkovsky's characters aren’t pursuing the alien other, they are pursuing their innermost desires.

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Oeuvre: Tarkovsky: Mirror
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Oeuvre: Tarkovsky: Mirror

Mirror anticipates the work of Terrence Malick, who would adopt a similar approach for exploring…

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