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Alex de la Iglesia‘s The Spark of Life is one of my most keenly anticipated films of the year, alongside his previous film, The Last Circus. I guess this means “he’s back” for me. While I can still remember, intellectually, how crushing The Oxford Murders turned out to be, I can’t feel it in my gut […]
I first told you about it on New Year’s Eve, when it was going to be called Spark of Life; now it’s being called As Luck Would Have It and has turned up in Variety. Here’s the plot premise that they have for the film: A once whiz-kid publicist now out of work for three […]
Alex De La Iglesia’s most recent film, The Last Circus or The Trumpet’s Last Ballad or The Tumpet’s Sad Ballad or, perhaps most properly, Balada Triste de Trompeta, is still to make its way to English speaking territories, leaving me hanging. Meanwhile, the director has appeared on the Spanish TV show, Versión Española and discussed his […]