Blog posts tagged "Rififi"
Sep. 23, 2019 - 12:58 pm
A heist story turns its audience into the accomplices of a crime. Other stories ask us to like or empathize with their characters. A heist story asks us to discard the ethics and morals we abide by in our daily lives. The main characters are criminals, stealing something that was never theirs to...
Jun. 11, 2019 - 10:00 am
I’ve always been a revisiter. Like many kids, I asked (or demanded) we reread the same books every night at bedtime. Family lore has it that, by the age of six, I had watched Beauty and the Beast so much I could recite its opening voiceover on demand, as though I were Laurence Olivier being called...