May 17, 2006

Delicatessen (1991) marked the impressive feature film debut of Jean-Pierre Jeunet and Marc Caro, two mad geniuses from France who would sadly make only one other film together (the Terry Gilliam-esque City of Lost Children) before going their separate... 

A Very Long Engagement

January 19, 2006

After the phenomenal success of Amélie (2001), Jean-Pierre Jeunet could have played it safe. Instead, he parlayed that success into an ambitious romantic tale set against the backdrop of World War I. A Very Long Engagement (2004) reunites Jeunet with... 

Betty Blue: Unrated Director’s Cut

May 8, 2005

Jean-Jacques Beineix’s Betty Blue (1986) brilliantly captures the rise and fall of a tumultuous relationship between a man and a woman. For years, North Americans have only had access to the truncated two-hour version. Now, the nice folks at Columbia...