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The Company

2003

The Company Poster
  • The penultimate film from Robert Altman is a highly unusual one, even by the form-busting standards of his career. The master set aside several of the basic elements of his working method, but only in order to bring out an even deeper commitment to his own idiosyncratic manner of conducting business... In a side-by-side comparison, portions of The Company look and sound strikingly similar to direct-cinema guru Frederick Wiseman’s 1995 film Ballet...