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
“... Shampoo, Mean Streets, Taxi Driver, The Conformist, Last Tango in Paris, Carrie, The Fury, The French Connection, The Exorcist, Klute, The 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 ...”