There are some movies you have perfectly mapped out in your brain, and others that remain a mystery no matter how many times you watch them. I’ve seen Bergman’s The Seventh Seal, probably his most famous and quoted film, a number of times since I was a teenager and all I ever remember about it is how much I like it. I don’t know if there’s an answer as to why this is, but I try to explore it anyway.
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Also by Ingmar Bergman