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Film Reviews and Press

Brattle Film Notes: ‘Once Upon a Time in Anatolia’

Brattle Film Notes: ‘About Elly’

Brattle Film Notes: ‘The Crimson Cult’

Brattle Film Notes: ‘In the Mouth of Madness’

Brattle Film Notes: H.P. Lovecraft Series Supplemental Reading

Reviews for ‘Imitation of Life’

IMITATION OF LIFE★★★★ “‘Imitation of Life’ a masterpiece.” – Ty Burr, Boston Globe

“The toughest-minded, most irresolvable movie ever made about race in this country.” –Charles Taylor, Village Voice

“One of the most intellectually demanding films ever made in Hollywood… By emphasizing brilliant surfaces, bold colors, and the spatial complexities of 50s modern architecture, Sirk creates a world of illusion, entrapment, and emotional desperation.” – Dave Kehr, Chicago Reader

“1959 was definitively the end of the career of Douglas Sirk, who retired after the release of his landmark film IMITATION OF LIFE… the final gem of an under-heralded career still unknown to many.” – Nate Fisher, Brattle Film Notes
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Brattle Film Notes: ‘The Fifth Element’

Brattle Film Notes: ‘Imitation of Life’

‘Imitation of Life’ Supplemental Reading

Brattle Film Notes: ‘Grey Gardens’

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