'The Burning Plain' is an Interminably Spiritless Ordeal

Willamette Week | September 23, 2009
Beneath the film's tragic poses and ludicrous melancholy, one can almost hear Arriaga muttering to himself: "Do I have anything here? Let's maybe move this scene here, that one there, yeah, that'll do it, that looks like something. Right? Right?" Wrong.

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