Kingdom of Heaven (Director’s Cut)
“There is so much done in Christendom of which Christ would be incapable.” Kingdom of Heaven (Ridley Scott, 2005) A masterpiece. A staggering achievement in filmmaking. One of the most gorgeous movies I’ve ever seen. The production design is off the charts. That team, as well as the costume design team, should have swept their…
“Peace is our profession.” Dr. Strangelove (Stanley Kubrick, 1964) A surprisingly great comedy given the gravity of the filmmaker. Sellers is preternaturally gifted, and Scott is hilarious. A tight ninety minutes and not a beat is missed. They don’t make ’em like this anymore.