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She’s Funny That Way (2014)

Peter Bogdanovich has directed some great movies in his career. The Last Picture Show is a particular favourite of mine, but it's worth remembering the likes of What's Up, Doc? and Paper Moon. Some have a soft spot for Targets, and he…

Paper Moon (1973)

Like The Last Picture Show, his monochrome tapestry detailing the economic and emotional stagnation of a post-war Texan community, Peter Bogdanovich’s Paper Moon aestheticised the impoverished through the prosperous channels of New…

She’s Funny That Way (2014)

Hollywood’s golden era may be long past but that hasn’t stopped countless attempts to replicate it. Peter Bogdanovich, himself a key figure in a Hollywood revival movement, is the latest to try with She’s Funny That Way, a star-studded…