Film Review

Despair (1978) – Movie Review

A Russian chocolatier goes mad in Nazi Germany and hatches a plot to commit insurance fraud. Is this a metaphor for the decadence of 1920’s Berlin being driven to extinction by the harsh realities of Nazism, half-mad, and looking for any possible way to escape? Rainer Werner Fassbinder would have us believe so. This flawed […]

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