When the Lights Go Down / Pauline Kael.

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Main Author: Kael, Pauline.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, [1980]
Edition:1st ed.
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Table of Contents:
  • Author's note
  • Devolution:
  • Shining
  • Why are movies so bad? Or, the numbers
  • Muckrakers And Saints:
  • Brubaker
  • Blues Brothers
  • Boys And Girls:
  • Blue Lagoon
  • Urban Cowboy
  • Master Spy, Master Seducer:
  • Dressed to Kill
  • Craft:
  • Honeysuckle Rose
  • Who And Who:
  • Willie & Phil
  • Airplane!
  • Great Santini
  • Close Encounters of the Third Kind, the special edition
  • Australians:
  • Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith
  • Getting of Wisdom
  • As Swift As Buzzard Flies:
  • Stunt Man
  • Those Lips, Those Eyes
  • Man Who Made Howard Hughes Sing And The Iron-Butterfly Mom:
  • Melvin and Howard
  • Ordinary People
  • Frog Who Turned Into A Prince The Prince Who Turned Into A Frog:
  • Elephant Man
  • Stardust Memories
  • Dizzy, Dizzy, Dizzy:
  • Private Benjamin
  • Divine Madness
  • Used Cars
  • Civilization Of The Rump:
  • Every Man for Himself
  • Religious Pulp, Or The Incredible Hulk:
  • Raging Bull
  • Poses:
  • Heaven's Gate
  • Idolmaker
  • Resurrection
  • Funnies:
  • Popeye
  • Flash Gordon
  • Sensory Deprivation:
  • Altered states
  • Competition
  • Victims:
  • Tess
  • Kagemusha
  • Abel Gance:
  • Napoleon
  • Itch To Act:
  • Fort Apache, the Bronx
  • Tramont's mirror
  • Women A La Mode:
  • All Night Long
  • Caddie
  • Incredible Shrinking Woman
  • Nine to Five
  • Love, War, And Custodial Services:
  • La Cage aux Folles II
  • Dogs of War
  • Eyewitness
  • Chance/Fate:
  • Atlantic City
  • Postman Always Rings Twice
  • Boorman's Plunge:
  • Excalibur
  • Safes And Snouts:
  • Thief
  • Howling
  • Waddlers And Bikers:
  • Caveman
  • Knightriders
  • Dawn of the Dead
  • Sad Songs:
  • This is Elvis
  • Heartworn Highways
  • Whipped:
  • Raiders of the Lost Ark
  • Cattle Annie and Little Britches
  • Hey, Torquemada:
  • History of the World-Part 1
  • Outland
  • Good News:
  • Dragonslayer
  • Superman II
  • Stripes
  • Portrait Of The Artist As A Young Gadgeteer:
  • Blow Out
  • Arthur
  • Zorro, the Gay Blade
  • Dunaway Assoluta:
  • Mommie Dearest
  • French Lieutenant's Woman
  • So Fine
  • Three Pairs:
  • True Confessions
  • Chariots of Fire
  • Rich and Famous
  • Childhood Of The Dead:
  • Pixote
  • Looker
  • Continental Divide
  • Body Heat
  • Swamp:
  • Southern Comfort
  • Ticket to Heaven
  • Ragtime
  • Devil In The Flesh:
  • Devil's Playground
  • On Golden Pond
  • Dreamers:
  • Pennies from Heaven
  • Reds
  • Flag Nag:
  • Four Friends
  • My Dinner with Andre
  • Absence of Malice
  • Shoot the moon
  • Melted Ice Cream:
  • One from the Heart
  • Border
  • Man Who Understands Women:
  • Personal Best
  • Carry Your Own Matches:
  • Quest for Fire
  • Missing
  • Tragedy of a Ridiculous Man
  • Francesco Rosi:
  • Three Brothers
  • Comedians:
  • Diner
  • Richard Pryor live on the Sunset Strip
  • Deathtrap
  • Rhapsody In Blue:
  • Diva
  • Audience Pleaser:
  • Victor/Victoria
  • Cat People
  • Devil Without Fire:
  • Mephisto
  • Fighters:
  • Smash Palace
  • Annie
  • Rocky III
  • Pure And The Impure:
  • E T the Extra-Terrestrial
  • Poltergeist
  • Escape Artist
  • Only Logical Thing To Do:
  • Star Trek II: the wrath of Khan
  • Baby, The Rain Must Fall:
  • Blade runner
  • Comedy Without Impulse:
  • Midsummer night's sex comedy
  • Author! Author!
  • Texans:
  • Barbarosa
  • Best little whorehouse in Texas
  • Neutered:
  • World according to garp
  • Officer and a gentleman
  • Action:
  • Road warrior
  • Buzzers:
  • Tempest
  • Night shift
  • Actors As Heroes:
  • My favorite year
  • Tex
  • Le Beau marriage
  • Up The River:
  • Fitzcarraldo
  • Burden of dreams
  • Rice Krispies:
  • Fast times at Ridgemont High
  • Sweet hours
  • Jinxed!
  • Magician:
  • Come back to the 5 and Dime Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean
  • Designs For Living:
  • Leap into the void
  • By design
  • Eating Raoul
  • Raunch And Reticence:
  • Heartaches
  • Still of the night
  • Tootsie, Gandhi, And Sophie:
  • Tootsie
  • Gandhi
  • Sophie's choice
  • Cool And The Dead:
  • 48 hrs
  • Verdict
  • Hopeless:
  • Coup de Torchon
  • Best friends
  • Memory:
  • Night of the shooting stars
  • Torrid Zone:
  • Year of living dangerously
  • Jokers:
  • King of comedy
  • Lovesick
  • Night Life:
  • Local hero
  • Tales of ordinary madness
  • La nuit de Varnnes
  • Saved! :
  • Say amen, somebody
  • Bad boys
  • Gents And Hicks:
  • Flight of the eagle
  • Tender mercies
  • Fun Machines:
  • Return of the Jedi
  • Blue thunder
  • Ingmar Bergman's Family Reunion:
  • Fanny and Alexander
  • WarGames
  • Index.