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Rosenbaum’s Double Standard

Late last year, I wrote a letter to your publication regarding Jonathan Rosenbaum. The letter questioned how Rosenbaum could utterly excoriate Shadow of the Vampire for its near-slanderous portrayal of F.W. Murnau when only a few weeks earlier, in his review of Quills, he had stated, in no uncertain terms, that historical accuracy wasn’t really […]

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Shadow Boxing

I must confess: although I am a great admirer of Mr. Rosenbaum’s work, his review of Shadow of the Vampire [January 26] must be one of the dumbest things I’ve ever read. Then again, I’m not sure how seriously I’m supposed to take it, seeing as it appears alongside a review calling the utterly reprehensible […]