• Man Names Film I’d seen it on the shelf of my New York video store, and I realized it had to be the same film. There was the same cover with the French actor Benoit Poelvoorde staring down in black and white with that giant gun. I remember the poster in France everywhere, but always with the long […] 2009-11-10
  • Guillaume Canet takes the Hollywood crash Test It’s called the “Hollywood Crash Test.” You take a non-American actor (Australians and Brits don’t count) who’s had huge success in his or her native country. Put him in a studio movie and hurtle him at breakneck speed and foreign star power towards a wall called Hollywood, where behind it lives a global audience and […] 2009-02-26