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Join date: Apr 11, 2020
I am the founder and EIC of the BFBs. I consider my specialty to be contemporary humanist films. Outside of movie writing, I dabble in learning languages and foodie-related endeavors.
Dec 2, 2023 ∙ 15 min
The French Did It First: Comedy Remakes (Part 3)
The final entry in this series contrasts 'Dinner for Schmucks' with its 1998 original, 'Le Dîner de Cons.'
Nov 27, 2023 ∙ 12 min
The French Did It First: Comedy Remakes (Part 2)
Part 2 of Lydia's series features a tête-à-tête between 'Trois Hommes et un Couffin' and 'Three Men and a Baby.'
Nov 19, 2023 ∙ 9 min
The French Did It First: Comedy Remakes (Part 1)
Lydia compares 'La Cage aux Folles' with its 1996 American remake, 'The Birdcage.'
Oct 13, 2023 ∙ 4 min
'Passages:' Stripping a Narcissist of His Power
Lydia finally witnessed the love triangle she's been waiting for. All that remains now is to heed its message.
Aug 14, 2023 ∙ 6 min
My Current Obsession: 'Damsels in Distress'
Lydia is back to highlighting discoveries that tickle her funny bone. Here's a forgotten Stillman work.
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