Archive for tag: Nashville

In Black & White: Nashville

2 September, 2012 (08:33) | Books, by Robert C. Cumbow | By: Robert C. Cumbow

[Originally published in Movietone News 51, August 1976] NASHVILLE. Bantam Books (paperback), illustrated. No pagination. $2.25. On the spine it says “Robert Altman’s Nashville.” On the cover it says “Robert Altman’s Award-Winning Nashville, with an Introduction by Joan Tewkesbury.” On the title page, it says “Nashville, an Original Screenplay by Joan Tewkesbury.” This new and […]

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“Writin’ it down kinda makes me feel better”: Robert Altman’s “Nashville”

2 October, 2008 (00:03) | by Richard T. Jameson, Essays, Film Reviews, Robert Altman | By: Richard T. Jameson

[Originally published in Movietone News no. 43, September 1975] Nashville is a film with a mirror in it. The mirror is Robert DoQui’s face; specifically, his face at that moment when Jeff Goldblum takes the cap off the saltshaker at the airport lunch counter, pours the salt into his left hand, lifts the left hand […]

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Altman and Coppola in the Seventies: Power and the People

29 September, 2008 (00:18) | by Robert C. Cumbow, Directors, Essays, Francis Ford Coppola, Robert Altman | By: Robert C. Cumbow

[Editor’s Note: The House Next Door is currently reissuing a series of articles developed at 24LiesASecond, a now-defunct platform for provocative criticism with an underdog bite. Author Bob Cumbow is a member of the Parallax View collective and his essays are being published simultaneously on Parallax View. The essay below was first published on 11/26/2005, […]

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