you gotta have the yang with the yin. Miyazaki’s films always have both, and Spirited Away is one of his finest.
the zeitgeist it initiated, and the hype it set loose on the world
Lang was obsessed with the suspicion that he would be forgotten, the robotic assessment “Failure, failure, failure,” probably running through his consciousness.
the latest installment in what has so far been a truly innovative, daring, and original bending of the rules from a director who always wanted to be a world-famous painter.
Lynch’s style became his signature, to the point where reviewers, unable to comprehend, simply claimed that Lynch was being Lynch.