Posts Tagged ‘ Harvey Keitel’

The Last Temptation of Christ

Posted on August 6th, 2013 by Joseph A. Hazani

The Last Temptation of Christ opens with its manifesto: that the realm of man is a battlefield between Heaven and Hell. Hell, it seems, belongs to the desires “of the flesh”. To indulge in the world is to be sinful and is to belong to the realm of eternal damnation, where those who enjoyed the […]

Smoke

Posted on March 13th, 2013 by Joseph A. Hazani

Sometimes, a film tries too hard to be a film. Smoke has dialogue that is incredibly stiff. It makes one wonder if this was a screenplay adaptation of a play or a novel. But it isn’t. The dialogue is simply trying to be what it thinks dialogue in a film is.   The drama too […]

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