Posts Tagged “Taxi Driver”

Hardcore: Paul Schrader in the 70′s – 3

08.31.2010  |  By
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This is pt. 3 of my meditation on a theme drawn from Elliot Lavine’s typically-inspired grab-bag film series NOT NECESSARILY NOIR, currently in progress at the Roxie Theater (Click on highlighted sections for trailers, etc. Click here for pt.2, the previous entry in this series):

Hardcore (1979), Paul Schrader’s second effort as ... More

Hardcore: Paul Schrader in the 70′s – 2

08.29.2010  |  By
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This is pt. 2 of my meditation on a theme drawn from Elliot Lavine’s typically-inspired grab-bag film series NOT NECESSARILY NOIR, currently in progress at the Roxie Theater (Click on highlighted film titles for trailers. Click here for pt.1):

Schrader was back in six months, and immediately engaged by furious bouts of automatic transmissi... More

Hardcore: Paul Schrader in the 70′s – 1

08.29.2010  |  By
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Inspired by Elliot Lavine’s typically-inspired grab-bag film series NOT NECESSARILY NOIR, currently in progress at the Roxie Theater, I’ve been contemplating a particular theme (from among many possible) dealing with several works in this series, most of which have yet to play:

Nobody has ever talked more cogently about film than Paul S... More