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Rhythm Thief


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  • The papery-voiced, blank-gazed Simon has a sentimental side, and the director has one, too; the raw emotions are nailed by the jittery, abrasive images, and the actors—memorably typecast—don’t get past the boundaries of their roles. But the theatrical energy (itself part of the time capsule) captures a moment when New York bohemia had a mortal edge and the façades were crumbling.