Oeuvre: Carpenter: Halloween
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Oeuvre: Carpenter: Halloween

The entire movie builds up to the profile of a survivor, and begs the question:…

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Oeuvre: Carpenter: Someone’s Watching Me!
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Oeuvre: Carpenter: Someone’s Watching Me!

Oeuvre: Carpenter: Assault on Precinct 13
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Oeuvre: Carpenter: Assault on Precinct 13

Oeuvre: Carpenter: Dark Star
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Oeuvre: Carpenter: Dark Star

Dark Star shows that John Carpenter leaves more marks on his work than musical notes…

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Oeuvre: Weerasethakul: Cemetery of Splendor
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Oeuvre: Weerasethakul: Cemetery of Splendor

Cemetery of Splendor has layers upon layers of meaning, and each viewer will construct her…

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Oeuvre: Weerasethakul: Mekong Hotel
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Oeuvre: Weerasethakul: Mekong Hotel

Oeuvre: Weerasethakul: Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives
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Oeuvre: Weerasethakul: Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives

Uncle Boonmee makes Weerasethakul one of the true master artists working today.

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Oeuvre: Weerasethakul: Syndromes and a Century
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Oeuvre: Weerasethakul: Syndromes and a Century

Syndromes is explicitly ordered as a diptych, repeating the same core scenario with wildly different…

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Oeuvre: Weerasethakul: Tropical Malady
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Oeuvre: Weerasethakul: Tropical Malady

Weerasethakul’s later work takes many of Tropical Malady’s themes and builds upon them.

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Oeuvre: Weerasethakul: The Adventure of Iron Pussy
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Oeuvre: Weerasethakul: The Adventure of Iron Pussy

Iron Pussy proves that even in the case of the most alluring auteurs, not every…

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