Unlike, say, The Queen, Factotum doesn’t grow in complexity when you see it again, but it’s a hell of a fun place to revisit. My favorite scene this time is when Chinaski gives Lili Taylor his shoes.
- My Factotum review on About.com
- Bukowski: Born Into This Review
- Top Ten Movies About Writers
- Buk poem: “roll the dice”
Factotum. Bent Hamer, 2005. ****
[tags]charkles bukowski, poetry, writing, factotum, bent hamer, harry chinaski, lili taylor, matt dillon, marisa tomei, booze, film, 4 stars[/tags]