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"Before you know it as the years go by, you're just like other people you have seen, with all those peculiar human ailments. Just another vehicle for temper and vanity and rashness and all the rest. Who wants it? Who needs it? These things occupy the place where a man's soul should be." -- Henderson the Rain King

Monday, July 14, 2008

Fitzcarraldo

Film #33 of '08 was Fitzcarraldo.

My NetFlix rating: 4 stars...maybe 5 if you count the director's commentary though
Jamie says: Crazy movie that's even more insane when you hear how it was filmed. Herzog at his finest...aka must see.
RIYL: Obsession, boats being pulled over mountains, opera


Rotten Tomatoes reviews
Wikipedia

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