The Seventh Seal

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The Seventh Seal

Episode 10 - The Seventh Seal (Spine #10, CC1110L)
Published 4/28/2021
1957, Dir. Ingmar Bergman
Featured Guest: Hrannar Baldursson

Spawning countless parodies and homages, The Seventh Seal is often seen as the founding piece of arthouse cinema. While generally hailed as one of the greatest films of all time, the movie requires a fair amount of patience to weather the bleak presentation of fourteenth century Sweden. As my guest observes, this is a film that only gives back what you are willing to put in.

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