Your Politically Incorrect, High-Cholesterol Film Guide To 1996
Film Year 1996 began well and ended—but I’m getting ahead of my story.
(WARNING: Plot of Daphne Du Maurier's / Alfred Hitchcock's / Ben Wheatley's Rebecca discussed in explicit detail!)
"How dare he?" I hear the folks hissing: "an Alfred Hitchcock classic, and an Oscar Best Picture winner!" Critics haven't been kind to Ben Wheatley's 2020 adaptation of the Daphne Du Maurier novel, and who can blame them? It's as if he'd taken a spraycan to La Giaconda and smeared her smile lime green.
A pair of unknown women (WARNING: details of Stefan Zweig's story, on page or in the big screen, are explicitly discussed!)