I finally got around to watching this tonight. Probably the worst great movie I’ve ever seen. Or the best terrible movie. The first two-thirds were brilliant, but that last section — WTF? I could have really done without that alternate-persona twist. It’s an OK idea, but did it have to be so literal?
Or, “The Lives Of Others.” This German movie of 2006 won the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar for that year, and without having seen the other candidates I feel I’m justified in guessing that it most likely was. My friend and I checked it out last week; she’d seen it before and recommended it, and […]