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A Film Rumination: He Who Must Die (Celui Qui Doit Mourir), Jules Dassin (1957)

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American director Jules Dassin — famous for his 40s and 50s film noir works Brute Force,┬áRififi, Night and the City, The Naked City — departs from his normal stomping ground with an adaptation of Nikos Kazantzaki’s 1948 novel The Greek Passion. ┬áDassin left the US for France because of his Communist affiliations — hence, the film is in Continue reading A Film Rumination: He Who Must Die (Celui Qui Doit Mourir), Jules Dassin (1957)