When Michael Mann restored Thief into stunning 4K for its opening showing at the Aero Theater in Santa Monica, Mann made a number of interviews shedding ever deeper light onto the roots of his filmmaking. Respecting the fact that these articles belong to someone else, I am just posting the links. The first is a Q&A […]
Today’s Los Angeles Times gives mention of James Caan, star of Michael Mann’s Thief, appearing in person at a double bill event this Friday. Aero Theatre 1328 Montana Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90403 Fri, April 15 7:30pm http://www.americancinemathequecalendar.com/content/thief-hide-in-plain-sight Here is an extract: Caan will be appearing in person with Friday’s double bill: 1981’s “Thief,” which […]
These are visual commentaries about the work of Michael Mann.
It was a pleasure recently to read a new post by Tristan, a “follower” of this blog (using the term “follow” in the loosest of terms), in his blog Kirby Dots. It features an intelligent appraisel of Mann’s film Thief, that brings an interest in the roots of film noir, it’s french origins and influence […]