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Review: 'Hiroshima Mon Amour' a must-see for film lovers
Review: 'Hiroshima Mon Amour' a must-see for film lovers

It's tempting to believe the cinema of memory never truly existed before 1959, when French filmmaker Alain Resnais tackled the subject with such intimate, mesmerizing care in his feature debut, "Hiroshima Mon Amour." This classic black-and-white story of love, war, suffering and forgetfulness, which was sweated out of an affair between a French actress (Emmanuelle Riva) and a married Japanese architect (Eiji Okada) in the titular bomb-ravaged city, has been given a 4K restoration, and it should leap to the top of any movie lover's to-see list this weekend. What's immediately apparent is that Resnais and writer Marguerite Duras made for an extraordinary...

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