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Terry Gilliam's "Baron Munchausen" Has Real Magic

Film critic Stephen Schiff says the former Monty Python animator's latest movie, like his others, suffer from a mid-story slump. Yet it's also Gilliam's best to date, and can inspire awe in viewers of all ages.


Other segments from the episode on March 16, 1989

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, March 16, 1989: Interview with John Updike; Review of XTC's album "Orange and Lemons"; Interview with Linda Nochlin; Review of the film "The Adventures of Baron Munchausen…


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