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2001 Stories by Jean Oppenheimer

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  • She Will Survive

    published September 20, 2001

    The Italian film Bread and Tulips is a first cousin once removed of the American comedy Home Alone. A tremendous hit in its... More >>

  • Golden Room with No View

    published May 17, 2001

    Like nearly all Merchant Ivory productions, The Golden Bowl, their latest book-to-film adaptation, is a feast for the eyes, with... More >>

  • The Silent Treatment

    published May 10, 2001

    On the day she turns nine years old, an Iranian girl must bid childhood farewell. Male playmates are banished; girlish dresses are exchanged for a... More >>

  • Brutal Beauty

    published April 12, 2001

    One doesn't watch Amores Perros ("Love's a Bitch") so much as absorb it -- like a body blow. "I wanted to make a movie that smelled... More >>

  • Brave Hearts

    published March 1, 2001

    Aimée & Jaguar would be an unusual film under any circumstances, but that it was made in Germany proves somehow especially... More >>

  • Skin Deep

    published February 1, 2001

    Watching this film is like watching a donkey being beaten for 90 minutes, so egregiously is the titular character treated and so powerless does... More >>

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