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Faces
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John Marley John Marley
Richard Forst
Gena Rowlands Gena Rowlands
Jeannie Rapp
Lynn Carlin Lynn Carlin
Maria Forst
Fred Draper Fred Draper
Freddie Draper
Val Avery Val Avery
Jim McCarthy
Dorothy Gulliver Dorothy Gulliver
Florence
Joanne Moore Jordan Joanne Moore Jordan
Louise Draper


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John Cassavetes John Cassavetes
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Faces

10 years, 10 months ago at Feb 19 19:41
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A truly immersive slice of experimental cinema. I don't remember ever sampling performances as genuinely captivating and realistic as John Marley, Gena Rowlands, and Lynn Carling were serving up here. I'd be the first to admit not always getting what Casavettes is trying to say with his films but the director totally nails this one.
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John Cassavetes puts a disintegrating marriage under the microscope in the searing Faces. Shot in high-contrast 16 mm black and white, the film follows the futile attempts of the captain of industry Richard (John Marley) and his wife, Maria (Lynn Carlin), to escape the anguish of their empty relationship in the arms of others. Featuring astonishingly nervy performances from Marley, Carlin, and Cassavetes regulars Gena Rowlands and Seymour Cassel, Faces confronts modern alienation and the battle of the sexes with a brutal honesty and compassion rarely matched in cinema.
Release date: 1 June 1968
UPC: 013023018099
Tags: 1960s (7), 1968 (5), Drama (5), Usa (4), Marriage (4), Dance (3), Suicide Attempt (3), Escape (3), 60's (2), Prostitute (2), Theft (2), Fairy (2), Adultery (2), Rooftop (2), Bar (2), Joke (1), No Music During End Credits (1), Psychiatrist (1), Thief (1), Face Slap (1)
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