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    Top Ten Brian De Palma Climaxes

    This piece naturally reveals the end of every film  mentioned. You have been warned. What is most exciting about the pure joy of watching a Brian De Palma film usually comes as far away from subtext as one can get. Very few filmmakers can stage a major setpiece in their climax where the visceral excitement […] More

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    Douglas Buck

    Auteur Theory: Volume 4 A true independent filmmaker, Douglas Buck’s short films have made him a recognizable name in the festival circuit.  Beginning his filmmaking career in the early 90s, shooting his films on Long Island, Buck pretty quickly managed to build up a following.  His films meld gore-based horror with harrowing stories of American […] More