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Prima della rivoluzione (1964)

Italy 115m, B&W Director: Bernardo Bertolucci; Cast: Adriana Asti, Francesco Barill, Allen Midgette, MorandoMorandini, Cristina Pariset Before the Revolution is a drama about Fabrizio, a handsome and politically outspoken student … Continue reading

05/01/2016 · Leave a comment

Terms of Endearment (1983)

US 132m, Colour Director: James L. Brooks; Cast: Shirley MacLaine, Debra Winger, Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito, Jeff Daniels, John Lithgow A comedic drama turned tragic melodrama, Terms of Endearment is … Continue reading

04/30/2016 · 2 Comments

Shooting Stars (1928)

UK 80m, B&W, silent Director: A.V. Bramble, Anthony Asquith; Cast: Annette Benson, Brian Aherne, Wally Patch A huge oversight on the 1001 list, Shooting Stars pulls back the curtain and … Continue reading

04/30/2016 · 1 Comment

Strategia del Ragno (1970)

Italy 100m, Colour Director: Bernardo Bertolucci; Cast: Giulio Brogi, Alida Valli, Tino Scotti, Pippo Campanini, Giuseppe Bertolucci The Spider’s Stratagem is a story of the son of an anti-fascist hero … Continue reading

04/29/2016 · Leave a comment

2 ou 3 choses que je sais d’elle (1967)

France 87m, Colour Director: Jean-Luc Godard; Cast: Marina Vlady, Roger Montsoret, AnnyDuperey, Raoul Lévy, Jean Narboni, Juliet Berto, Christophe Bourseiller, Marie Bourseiller Two or Three Things I Know About Her … Continue reading

04/27/2016 · Leave a comment

Chronique d’un été (1961)

France 76m, B&W Director: Jean Rouch, Edgar Morin; Cast: Angelo,Nadine Ballot, Régis Debray, Jacques, Landry, Marceline, Loridan Ivens An influential example of cinéma vérité, Chronicle of a Summer is both … Continue reading

04/27/2016 · Leave a comment

Moving Pictures: Mary’s Top 10 Favourites

Mary Pickford’s favourite films were revealed in the January 1924, Vol. XXV, No. 2 edition of Photoplay magazine, in which she was reported saying: “The important thing in pictures is not … Continue reading

04/26/2016 · Leave a comment

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