Happy Valentine's Day to you and yours from me and mine!
And for the romantically (or anti-romantically) inclined, don’t forget Lucas McNelly’s Lovesick Blog-a-Thon, which officially commences today. Lucas’s site, 100 Films, will keep you up to date with links to all the different writers who will be tackling the rather far-ranging subject of love on this day. Due to previous commitments, both blog and non-blog related, my own submission to the Blog-a-Thon will, in fact, be a retread, but at least it’s one that might point you, if you haven’t already been there, to one of the most achingly romantic movies I’ve seen in years. May I offer to you the SLIFR contribution to Lucas’ Lovesick Blog-a-Thon, a look at Hou Hsiao-hsien’s
Three Times, originally published here on May 23, 2006.