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El amor, la soledad y otras cuestiones de la actualidad

Se ha dicho (y escrito) mucho sobre las relaciones online (si funcionan, si no...). De lo que no se ha dicho o escrito tanto es sobre lo que realmente buscamos y si lo que buscamos  se puede encontrar en estas páginas. Una cosa es cierta: el amor, en estos casos, se cruza con el comercio… Sigue leyendo El amor, la soledad y otras cuestiones de la actualidad

Sports

Cristiano Ronaldo: Real Madrid’s New Black Beast?

There has been a solid tendency in entertainment - or sports journalism - to grant strong-performing athletes with supernatural and mythical qualities. Much has been said and written about Cristiano Ronaldo. Say what you will about him - even during his humble beginnings, he had the temperament and the determination of a star.  A lot… Sigue leyendo Cristiano Ronaldo: Real Madrid’s New Black Beast?

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American Gigolo (1980): A Classy Look at Redemption

Despite the title and the involvement of Jerry Bruckheimer - the top Hollywood producer that has probably best epitomized the idea of a blockbuster in the last thirty years -   ''American Gigolo'' may well be the most European work of Paul Schrader. The movie opens in much the same way as another film which… Sigue leyendo American Gigolo (1980): A Classy Look at Redemption

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Novecento: A Mess in the Midst of a Spectacle

There are, at least, two names in this movie from 1976 that would attract any die-hard moviegoer of nowadays: director Bernardo Bertolucci ("The Conformist" (1970), "The Last Emperor"(1987))and actor Robert de Niro (no need to mention some of his films, I believe). In words of the former "'1900' is a socialist 'Gone with the Wind.'"… Sigue leyendo Novecento: A Mess in the Midst of a Spectacle