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The Pink Panther

1963

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  • Edwards at his best has always been fascinated with rules (of decorum, of procedure, of law), an interest he shares with Kubrick, with Michael Mann, with Anthony Mann. But where they each in different ways interrogate those rules, bending and stressing them, exploring ways we depend on them, exploiting holes and contradictions within them, Edwards wants to set them up just so he can point out their uncomfortable artificiality. In these masterful segments, Edwards is at the top of his game...