The Flower Of Evil

After a frustrating series of hits (LA CEREMONIE), misses (RIEN NE VA PLUS) and in-betweens (MERCI POUR LE CHOCOLAT), Claude Chabrol returned to fine form with this cool mystery about the skeletons that tumble from a venerable French family's closet when a small-town election turns ugly. The film opens with a masterful tracking shot: The camera crosses the...read more