... it really is campy, over-done, and morally relativistic. Of course, next time it's on, I'm sure I'll be glued to the set.In honor of Vincenzoni, I include this link to an unusual performance of the theme music for that movie.
Saturday, September 28, 2013
Luciano Vincenzoni, RIP
This week, the New York Times carried an obituary of Luciano Vincenzoni, a screenwriter best known for the spaghetti westerns "For a Few Dollars More" and "The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly." He was not wholly pleased with this renown, wishing that he were better known for more serious work. I was not surprised to read in the obituary that the critic Renata Adler thought poorly of "The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly." My brother's judgment seems about right: