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FILM Joe Queenan’s guide to art-house cliches




A basic rule of thumb: if Jean Reno stars in a film, it is not an art-house film. If Penelope Cruz is speaking English on screen, it is not an art-house film. If she is speaking Spanish, it almost certainly is.





Joe Queenan’s guide to art-house cliches


Guardian, 20 Oct 2010



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February 2, 2014 Posted by | art-house | | Leave a comment