Jenny Diski: Not going to the movies, 6 February 2003
Show More The New Biographical Dictionary of Film by David Thomson.
Little, Brown, 963 pp., £25, November 2002, 0 316 85905 2Show More
Nobody’s Perfect: Writings from the ‘New Yorker’ by Anthony Lane.
Picador, 752 pp., £15.99, November 2002, 0 330 49182 2Show More
Paris Hollywood: Writings on Film by Peter Wollen.
Verso, 314 pp., £13, December 2002, 1 85984 391 3Show More
“... Parallax View, Jaws, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Annie Hall, American Graffiti, Star Wars, Harold and Maude, Two-Lane Blacktop, Five Easy Pieces, The King of Marvin Gardens, Badlands. These are the movies reviewed by Lane that he lists: Indecent Proposal, Sleepless in Seattle, Speed, Wolf, Forrest Gump, Pulp Fiction, Braveheart, The Bridges of Madison ...”