IN PRAISE OF LOVE (Jean-Luc Godard, 2001)

The following is one of the entries from my 100 Greatest Films list, which I invite you to visit on this site if you haven’t already done so. This is a different list than the 100 Greatest English-Language Films one, although a few entries overlap. — Dennis The former enfant terrible of the nouvelle vague, […]

Marcel Marceau

Marcel Marceau, the twentieth century’s most celebrated mime (well, apart from Baptiste Debureau in Marcel Carné’s Children of Paradise), is dead. Marceau was 84. This mime’s astounding popularity always defeated my comprehension. Whenever I watched Marceau perform on TV I couldn’t make heads or tails out of what he was doing, what he meant to […]