It’s been almost a week since I finally saw Caché, Michael Haneke’s lauded 2005 film about a couple that discovers they’re being watched. And the reason it’s taken me so long to write about it, I’m almost ashamed to admit, is that I was extremely underwhelmed.
Did I miss something? Was I too tired when I watched it, too relaxed, not concentrated enough? An 8.3 on metacritic, 88% fresh on Rotten Tomatoes…I kept examining myself, trying to figure out what it was in me that prevented me from liking this movie.
But what could it be? Read the rest of this entry »