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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, September 22, 2008

Aguirre, The Wrath of God

Film #43 of '08 was Werner Herzog's Aguirre, The Wrath of God.

My NetFlix rating: 3.5 stars
Jamie says: Another Herzog treatise on obsession. The filmmaking process for this one is perhaps more amazing than the film itself, so be sure to check out the director's commentary.
RIYL: Fitzcarraldo

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