Boyer utilizes Deleuzian frameworks to present Altman's film as a "virtual history" of Nixonian America: discussing not only the time image's emphasis on tragic inevitability, but also how the film's visual investment in stasis and death is philosophically balanced by its warm, empathetic sound design.
"McCabe & Mrs. Miller: Genre, Voice and Virtual History,"
Kino: The Western Undergraduate Journal of Film Studies: Vol. 5
, Article 6.
Available at: http://ir.lib.uwo.ca/kino/vol5/iss1/6