Last Year at Marienbad
At a social gathering at a château or baroque hotel, a man insists to a woman that they have met before. But it seems she hardly remembers the affair they may have had (or not?) last year at Marienbad.
Keywords: #Alain Resnais #Delphine Seyrig #Giorgio Albertazzi #Last Year at Marienbad #Sacha Pitoëff
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December 21, 2011 The poster child of cinematic modernism, one of those early-'60s event films that seemed to break every rule classical Hollywood ever codified.Read in Source
July 07, 2011 Profoundly mysterious and disturbing, a para-surrealist masterpiece whose nightmarish scenario appears to have been absorbed from Buñuel and Antonioni and transmitted onward to Greenaway.Read in Source
February 29, 2008 Marienbad is elegantly hermetic, a ravishing waxworks that has stillness at its heart.Read in Source
February 09, 2006 Obscure, oneiric, it's either some sort of masterpiece or meaningless twaddle.Read in Source
January 15, 2008 The film's dreamlike cadences, frozen tableaux, and distilled surrealist poetry are too eerie, too terrifying even, to be shaken off as camp. For all its notoriety, this masterpiece among masterpieces has never really received its due.Read in Source
July 10, 2011 I've always found it romantic and sexy, full of yearning and mystery.Read in Source
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February 01, 2008 Remains one of cinema's glorious enigmas, endlessly compelling and intriguing.Read in Source
May 01, 2008 To even talk of a story is nonsensical, since a central aesthetic of the film involves the effects of fantasy, time and subjective memory on human consciousness. Marienbad takes place in a heightened, sci-fi nightmare world where knowing, believingRead in Source
August 18, 2014 [VIDEO ESSAY] Alain Resnais's transcendent filmic parlor game remains an innovative and exquisitely executed example of minimalist filmmaking, used to evoke mystery, romance, and a sprinkle social invective.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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