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A Prairie Home Companion (2006)

A Prairie Home Companion, Robert Altman’s final film, is a delight. It proves, as Altman’s career is testament to, that sometimes all you need to make a great film is a rugged and well-oiled ensemble. Showcasing the director’s penchant for busy … Continue reading

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Fool for Love (1985)

I recently read Sam Shepard’s play Fool for Love so figured it’s as good as time as any to finally check this one off the old Robert Altman watchlist. Fool for Love is just one of many stage-to-screen adaptations Altman made in the … Continue reading

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Seven Dwarfs – California Split (1974)

I only just saw California Split yesterday but it’s been buzzing around in my head ever since. I can’t stop thinking about the casual, breezy tone Altman creates. Both performances by George Segal and Elliott Gould are fantastic. I keep … Continue reading

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