Double Take

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Released 2009

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Director:
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Released:
2009
Rating:
PG-13
The climate of Cold War anxiety. Using a meticulous array of archive footage and a story by novelist Tom McCarthy, Grimonprez traces the global rise of fear as a commodity, examining modern history through the lens of mass media

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  • 88

    New York Post Lou Lumenick

    Like the Master of Suspense's best films, Double Take (which makes great use of Bernard Herrmann's haunting "Psycho" score) is an intellectual puzzle that also works as a thoroughl...

  • 70

    The New York Times A.O. Scott

    Although it is composed mainly of archival footage and touches on a great many actual events, Double Take, as you may already have gathered, is not quite a documentary. It is, inst...

  • 70

    The Hollywood Reporter

    Despite its many ominous implications, Grimonprez also infuses Double Take with sly wit, inserting scenes from the TV program showcasing Hitchcock's wry sense of humor and the exag...

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Culture, History