I just finished watching Truffaut’s The 400 Blows, and it made me grateful that my parents never sent me away to reform school. And that we didn’t live in a house the size of my bathroom.
I feel like I should say something a bit more substantive about this absolutely beautiful film…but I’m tired and brain-dead (used up all of my energy this weekend dominating Cranium with Meredith and Travis). Anyway, if you’ve never seen this, you should. Geez, what a review. I’m turning into a regular old Christgau.
Oh, and here’s the “Monsterpiece Theater” version: