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Brian De Palma United States, 1998

T. J. Mesen's rating of the film Snake Eyes

De Palma's most underrated along with Raising Cain and Mission to Mars. The camera and it's wandering snake eyes are the main character; juxtaposing multiple perspectives, tricking others, and tricking the audience. At times its invasive and godlike, others limited and naive. De Palma takes his obsession with perception and the mechanics of the camera and makes them subject matter, to the extent that...