...the Coens go for an archetypally populist story but tell it in an arcane style that won't disappoint their fans but will prove hard to take for many.
...includes one of the most openly-hilarious on-screen moments of the year. Then again, there's a lot in this movie to laugh at beyond that single scene.
Beautifully designed and costumed, THE HUDSUCKER PROXY is a curiously arid movie, clever without being witty
How can a filmmaking team be this smart and clever,this restlessly, vivaciously imaginative...