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A Summer at Grandpa’s

1984

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  • They go to vacation & eventually go home—in between, Hou feels free to put on any old thing, selecting material with adroit randomness, which is to say that the plot is pretty elusive. Luckily he fishes out some pretty good scenes, and the sequences are better built than A Time to Live and a Time to Die—his connection to the locations feels more personal, less documentary.