‘Amour’ is honest lesson on humanity
Posted: Friday, February 15, 2013 12:00 am
The beginning of “Amour,” a best-picture Oscar nominee from Austrian director Michael Haneke, is the story’s end. There will be no spoiler.
Firemen break into a Paris apartment, recoiling at the odor as they discover the body of an elderly woman. She’s laid out on her bed in her Sunday best, surrounded by long-wilted flowers.
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