Ismail Merchant

  • Film

    January 19, 2006

    Tarnished Ivory

    White Countess writes an inglorious final chapter for a dynamic filmmaking duo

  • Film

    August 7, 2003

    Le Fromage

    Hudson and Watts cheese it up in France

  • Film

    May 16, 2002

    Dream On

    A faith healer gets a literary jump-start in The Mystic Masseur

  • Film

    May 17, 2001

    Gold Plated

    Merchant and Ivory give us a beautiful but emotionally hollow tale

  • News

    April 26, 2001

    Merchant Ivory

    Begging and Borrowing

  • News

    April 26, 2001

    Reel People

    It's about the artists, not the stars at the 31st annual USA Film Festival

  • Film

    April 6, 2000

    Mary, quite contrary

    Race, class, and an unhinged maid pick apart a family in Cotton

  • Film

    December 5, 1996

    Pissing match

    In Ridicule, possessing a sharp wit--and good aim-- is the best revenge

  • Film

    October 24, 1996

    Driven to abstraction

    Lack of tension and purpose kills Surviving Picasso