SEDUCED BY PIERRE CLÉMENTI

Listen, Let’s Make Love (Scusi, facciamo l’amore?; 1967) begins with a series of scenic images highlighting the beauty and splendor of … More

Celebrating Gay Pride

As a film journalist I have often tried to focus my attention on underappreciated films, actors and directors. Unsurprisingly, this … More

Mini Monday #10

Pierre Clementi driving a Mini Cooper in Listen, Let’s Make Love (1967)

Seduced by Pierre Clémenti

Pierre Clémenti in Listen, Let’s Make Love (1967) Regular Cinebeats’ readers are undoubtedly familiar with my fascination with the French … More

10 Characters I Love

The task: Make a list of 10 of your favorite film characters.As much as I tend to dislike these blog … More

12 Films I Must See

I’ve mentioned before how much I dislike blog memes. I find most of them really dull and pointless, but occasionally … More

Ode to Marcel

Pierre Clementi in Belle de Jour (1967) “He had a legend, the aura of genius, a friend to the mysterious … More

What’s In the Box?

Critics and film scholars have spent countless hours analyzing Luis Buñuel’s film Belle de Jour (1967) and the mysterious Asian … More