German artist and filmmaker Julian Rosefeldt has collaborated with Blanchett to create something entirely unique and not easily described or classified.
The film is thought-provoking, visually arresting, and occasionally very self-important (appropriate, since a manifesto is a declaration of self-importance).
They are to be played with, turned inside out, made fun of, re-invented.
Charlotte is young and modern, not a hair out of place, superficial, cool; she reads fashion magazines - does she have the perfect bust?
See full summary » A private eye escapes his past to run a gas station in a small town, but his past catches up with him.
Now he must return to the big city world of danger, corruption, double crosses and duplicitous dames. While watching it, I noticed how wonderfully the cinematographer (Harlan Bosmajian) had captured the light throughout the four vignettes of the film.
See full summary » Prologue: The murderer "Boss" Huller - after having spent ten years in prison - breaks his silence to tell the warden his story.This lengthy comment is the only thing I could find."Man is least himself when he talks in his own person.An ape of few words but many friends, he's everyone's favourite Princess-kidnapper - just don't steal any of his bananas. The thing is about Horny is that he comes in two different versions.In the original Dungeon Keeper, he was merely (yes, 'merely') a badass unit you could summon by sacrificing a Troll, a Bile Demon, and a Mistress - simple.But Blanchett delivering these intimidating texts, and completely changing the internal context from which each text emerges, is so breathlessly inventive that it's nothing less than totally entertaining, even in sections that don't completely work (there are a couple).