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Epic in scale yet meticulously observed, Short Cuts interweaves the stories of twenty-two characters as they struggle to find solace and meaning in contemporary Los Angeles.
Sidney: “Arguably will become the most defining film of the 2010s. It cements Linklater's gifts for telling stories about real youth and its complexities.”
Sidney: “Another Del Toro masterpiece that transcends genre cliches with something very truthful to say about childhood innocence lost in adult chaos.”
Sidney: “A skillfully witty and terrifying blend of mean-spirited horror and blazing neonoir that only the Coen Brothers can deliver. ”
Sidney: “One of the most intelligent and eerie excursions into simplistic horror with subtle undertones and a tragically haunting performance by Simone Simon.”
Sidney: “One of the greatest cinematic experiences of my life, and a pivotal example of Kieslowski's humanistic and poetic storytelling.”
In this art-house sensation, an amateur entomologist has left Tokyo to study an unclassified species of beetle that resides in a remote, vast desert; when he misses his bus back to civilization, he spends the night with a young widow who lives at the bottom of a sand dune.
Sidney: “One of the greatest offbeat westerns of the 1970s that remains as haunting and innovative as the day it was released. A true Altman masterpiece!”