Criterion Collection · Drama · Romance · United States

#859 Before Midnight (2013)

#859 Before Midnight 2013 // USA // Richard Linklater Criterion Collection (LINK) Before Sunrise (1994) opens with a scene of middle-aged married couple in a ferocious argument on train, ironically, the disquieting quarrel is the reason why Celine (Julie Delpy) changes her seat and leads to the fateful meeting with her future soulmate Jesse (Ethan Hawke). The… Continue reading #859 Before Midnight (2013)

Criterion Collection · Drama · Romance · United States

#858 Before Sunset (2004)

#858 Before Sunset 2004 // USA // Richard Linklater Criterion Collection (LINK) Is it nine years, or just a split of second from the end of Before Sunrise (1995) to the beginning of Before Sunset? For the two leads Ethan Hawk and Julie Delpy and the director Richard Linklater, it’s exactly nine years apart between the making… Continue reading #858 Before Sunset (2004)

Criterion Collection · Drama · Romance · United States

#857 Before Sunrise (1995)

#860 Before Sunrise 1995 // USA // Richard Linklater Criterion Collection (LINK) Have you seen Before Sunrise? I’m sure you’ve heard of it at least. You know it’s the “small” indie film directed by Richard Linklater in 1995, telling a brief encounter type of love story in Vienna. Sounds too familiar and unoriginal? It could be ostensibly conventional… Continue reading #857 Before Sunrise (1995)