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We Can't Go Home Again

directed by Nicholas Ray
United States, 1973
  • 93
  • English
  • No subtitles


A decade after quitting Hollywood, legendary Nicholas Ray accepted a teaching job at Harpur College in Binghamton, NY. There, with the collaboration of his students, he began a project unlike anything he had done before…

Our take

Not one to be dulled by age, Nicholas Ray (the maverick behind Johnny Guitar and Rebel Without a Cause) came to Cannes in 1973 with a cut of his most experimental film yet, a radical, impassioned journey into American chaos. This avant-garde swansong is now open to all, restored in HD!