In his amazing 2004 essay titled "Rescuing Se7en from Nihilism" Michael K. Crowley sets out to prove "SE7EN" is a true masterpiece.
Why prove the obvious, you ask? -- We all know it features a perfect cast, brilliant cinematography and flawless direction! Crowley's essay however dives into the arena of theme and underlying moral issues to demonstrate why Fincher's 1994 classic transcends virtually every other flick of the thriller genre.
A very entertaining -- and challenging read ...
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