New York has been colored in all sorts of cinematic lights. From the romance of its buildings, to the insanity of its free-flowing nightlife, to the comedy and wisdom of its inhabitants. Even the splendor of its drug-smuggling Hasadic Jewish citizens.
But maybe there hasn’t been a movie about this side of Manhattan just yet.
The Imperialists are Still Alive! paints a portrait of the cosmopolitan scene, the cultural blend, and a romance that seems to be struck with hilarious accusations of terrorism.
It’s tough to make out what it’s all about, but what it is, looks funny and charming as hell.
Who doesn’t love a good conspiracy theory, some advice from a Mexican woman, and a beautiful woman that wants you to chase after her?
Would you go see it?