Noises Off… Screen 2 articles

Noises Off…

1992

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  • The transition from stage to screen may be bumpy in spots, but this movie is much funnier than Bogdanovich’s What’s Up, Doc?, and the long-take shooting style is executed with fluidity and precision.

  • Aided by ace comedy cinematographer Tim Suhrstedt, Bogdanovich keeps things humming along at screwball velocity, adroitly moving his camera around the stage and turning each corner and prop into a potential locus of catastrophe. More doors are slammed here than in the entire broadcast run of Frasier.