Days of Being Wild


(Wong Kar-Wai, 1991).
Populated by a cast of beautiful young pop icons acting like movie stars, Days is the movie with which Wong Kar-wai became the most influential, passionate, and romantic of neo new wave directors. Hong Kong critics were stunned—this suavely a-chronological reverie was as startling in its context as Hiroshima Mon Amour or Breathless were in theirs.

Thu., Feb. 5, 7:30 p.m., 2009

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on January 28, 2009

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