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  1. mskaye

    Blu-ray Review Freud (1962) Blu-ray Review

    good piece https://www.criterion.com/current/posts/7537-john-huston-freudian
  2. mskaye

    Blu-ray Review Freud (1962) Blu-ray Review

    Well stated! I didn't find the gold tint super distracting but then again, I opted for Huston's preferred version and watched it with that in mind. i'll watch the color version soon. I feel that he opted for the "gold" as a bit of a distancing effect to offset some of the melodrama while...
  3. mskaye

    Blu-ray Review Freud (1962) Blu-ray Review

    I recently watched Reflections in a Golden Eye and was really overwhelmed by every aspect. None of his choices were cliche. His compositions were always intriguing even if they weren't overly stylized. Even with the hyperbolic subject matter, it's always under control. And as you state...
  4. mskaye

    Blu-ray Review Freud (1962) Blu-ray Review

    At this stage of his career, every film directed by Huston demonstrates remarkable intelligence and a unique approach. Particularly, there's an intimacy and a clarity in his direction of actors. Cinematography, camera placement always smart and inspired. I will buy this one.
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