Wednesday, January 1, 2014

JANUARY, 2014 / movies

LITTLE STABS AT HAPPINESS     ★★★★★
Ken Jacobs, 1960, [independent], USA, New American Cinema / (S)












BLONDE COBRA     ★★★★★
Ken Jacobs, 1963, [independent], USA, New American Cinema / (S)












CAMILLE 2000     ★★★★★
Radley Metzger, 1969, Spear Productions, IT / [R]







ZABRISKIE POINT     ★★★★★
Michelangelo Antonioni, 1970, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, USA







COBRA WOMAN     ★★★★☆
Robert Siodmak, 1944, Universal Pictures, USA.












RASHOMON     ★★★★☆
Akira Kurosawa, 1950, Daiei Film Co., Ltd., JP












TWICE A MAN     ★★★★☆
Gregory J. Markopoulos, 1964, Markopoulos, USA, New American Cinema / (S)












HARDLY WORKING     ★★★★☆
Jerry Lewis, 1980, 20th Century Fox Film Corporation, USA












THE NINTH GATE     ★★★☆☆
Roman Polanski, 1999, Artisan Entertainment, SP/FR/USA








FIRST RUNS

LA GRANDE BELLEZA     ★★★☆☆
Paolo Sorrentino, 2013, Indigo Film, IT/FR, The Great Beauty

FROZEN     ★★☆☆☆
Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee, 2013, Walt Disney Animation, USA

JACKASS PRESENTS: BAD GRANDPA     ★★☆☆☆
Jeff Tremaine, 2013, Dickhouse Productions, USA

2014 OVERVIEW

GOALS

08 // 250 features
03 // 50 shorts

00 // 25 books
00 // 5000 pages

PROJECTS

New American Cinema
Robert et Raymond Hakim

Masao Adachi, Robert Siodmak

JANUARY

FEATURES

001 :: RASHOMON / Akira Kurosawa, 1950, Daiei Film Co., Ltd., JP / Streaming / 4
002 :: JACKASS PRESENTS: BAD GRANDPA / Jeff Tremaine, 2013, Dickhouse Productions, USA / DCP / 2
003 :: HARDLY WORKING / Jerry Lewis, 1980, 20th Century Fox Film Corporation, USA / .avi / 4
004 :: ZABRISKIE POINT / Michelangelo Antonioni, 1970, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, USA / .avi / 5
005 :: FROZEN / Chris Buck/Jennifer Lee, 2013, Walt Disney Animation, USA / Drive-In / 2
006 :: LA GRANDE BELLEZA / Paolo Sorrentino, 2013, Indigo Film, IT/FR, The Great Beauty / DCP / 3
007 :: CAMILLE 2000 / Radley Metzger, 1969, Spear Productions, IT / BRD / 5 / [R]
008 :: THE NINTH GATE / Roman Polanski, 1999, Artisan Entertainment, SP/FR/USA / Streaming / 3
009 :: COBRA WOMAN / Robert Siodmak, 1944, Universal Pictures, USA / .avi / 4
010 :: ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK / John Carpenter

SHORTS

001 :: LITTLE STABS AT HAPPINESS / Ken Jacobs, 1960, [independent], USA / .avi / 5 / New American Cinema
002 :: TWICE A MAN / Gregory J. Markopoulos, 1964, Markopoulos, USA / .avi / 4 / New American Cinema
003 :: BLONDE COBRA / Ken Jacobs, 1963, [independent], USA, New American Cinema / .avi / 5 / New American Cinema

FEBRUARY

SUNRISE
L'AGE D'OR
THE THING

MARCH

WAY DOWN EAST
WEEKEND
BELLE DE JOUR

THE LEGO MOVIE
I, FRANKENSTEIN
JACK RYAN
GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL
NOAH
MUPPETS MOST WANTED


APRIL

MAY

JUNE

JULY

AUGUST

SEPTEMBER

OCTOBER

NOVEMBER

DECEMBER

Tuesday, December 31, 2013

YEARLIES / 2013

CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS 2 / Cody Cameron/Kris Pearn, 2013, Sony Pictures Animation, USA
WHITE HOUSE DOWN / Roland Emmerich, 2013, Columbia Pictures, USA
NOW YOU SEE ME / Louis Leterrier, 2013, Summit Entertainment, FR/USA
COMPUTER CHESS / Andrew Bujaski, 2013
STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS / J.J. Abrams, 2013, Paramount Pictures, USA
PAIN & GAIN / Michael Bay, 2013, Paramount Pictures, USA
THE BLING RING / Sofia Copolla, 2013, American Zoetrope, USA
UPSTREAM COLOR / Shane Carruth, 2013, USA
DARK SKIES / Scott Stewart, 2013, Alliance Films, USA
OBLIVION / Joseph Kosinski, 2013, Universal Pictures, USA
SECRET LIFE OF WALTER MITTY /

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12 YEARS A SLAVE / Steve McQueen, 2013, Regency Enterprises, USA/UK
47 RONIN /
ADMISSION / Paul Weitz, 2013, Depth of Field, USA
AFTER EARTH / M. Night Shyamalan, 2013, Columbia Pictures, USA
AIN'T THEM BODIES SAINTS / David Lowery, 2013, Sailor Bear, USA
THE ARMSTRONG LIE / Alex Gibney, 2013, Jigsaw Productions, USA
BAD GRAMPA
THE BIG WEDDING / Justin Zackham, 2013, Two Ton Films, USA
THE CROODS / Kirk De Micco/Chris Sanders, 2013, DreamWorks Animation, USA
EPIC / Chris Wedge, 2013, 20th Century Fox Animation, USA
EVIL DEAD / Fede Alvarez, 2013, TriStar Pictures, USA
THE FAMILY / Luc Besson, 2013, EuropaCorp, USA/FR
FAST AND FURIOUS 6 / Justin Lin, 2013
G.I. JOE: RETALIATION / Jon M. Chu, 2013, Paramount Pictures, USA
A GOOD DAY TO DIE HARD / John Moore, 2013, 20th Century Fox Film Corporation, USA
THE GREAT GATSBY / Baz Luhrmann, 2013
THE HANGOVER PART III / Todd Phillips, 2013, Green Hat Films, USA
HANSEL AND GRETEL: WITCH HUNTERS / Tommy Wirkola, 2013, Paramount Pictures, DE/USA
THE HEAT / Paul Feig, 2013, 20th Century Fox Film Corporation, USA
HERE COMES THE NIGHT / Peter Shanel, Peter Kline, 2013, Dirty Robber, USA
THE HOST / Andrew Niccol, 2013, Chockstone Pictures, USA
I WILL BE MURDERED / Justin Webster, 2013, JWProductions, DE/UK/SP/GT
IDENTITY THIEF / Seth Gordon, 2013, Aggregate Films, USA
THE INCREDIBLE BURT WONDERSTONE / Don Scardino, 2013, New Line Cinema, USA
THE INTERNSHIP / Shawn Levy, 2013, 20th Century Fox, USA
IRON MAN THREE / Shane Black, 2013, Marvel Studios, USA
JACK THE GIANT SLAYER / Bryan Singer, 2013, New Line Cinema, USA
KILL YOUR DARLINGS / Justin Krokidas, 2013, Killer Films, USA
THE LAST STAND / Kim Jee-woon, 2013, Di Bonaventura Pictures, USA
MAN OF STEEL / Zack Snyder, 2013, Warner Bros. Pictures, USA
NEBRASKA / Alexander Payne, 2013, Paramount Vantage, USA
OLYMPUS HAS FALLEN / Antoine Fuqua, 2013, Millennium Films, USA
ONLY GOD FORGIVES / Nicholas Winding Refn, 2013, A Grand Elephant, FR/TH/USA/SE
OZ THE GREAT AND POWERFUL / Sam Raimi, 2013, Walt Disney Pictures, USA
PACIFIC RIM / Guillermo Del Toro, 2013, Warner Bros., USA
PRISONERS / Denis Villeneuve, 2013, Alcon Entertainment, USA
R.I.P.D. / Robert Schwentke, 2013, Universal Pictures, USA
SAVING MR. BANKS
SIDE EFFECTS / Steven Soderbergh, 2013, Di Bonaventura Pictures, USA
SILVI / Nico Sommer, 2013, Süsssauer Filmproduktion, DE
SNITCH / Ric Roman Waugh, 2013, Summit Entertainment, USA
SOSHITE CHICHI NI NARU / Hirokazu Kore-eda, 2013, Amuse, JP, Like Father Like Son
THIS IS THE END / Seth Rogan/Evan Goldberg, 2013, Columbia Pictures, USA
THOR: THE DARK WORLD / Alan Taylor, 2013, Marvel Studios, USA
TIM'S VERMEER / Teller, 2013, High Delft Pictures, USA
LA VIE D'ADÈLE / Abdellatif Kechiche, 2013, Wild Bunch, FR/BE/SP, Blue Is the Warmest Color
WARM BODIES / Johnathan Levine, 2013, Summit Entertainment, USA
THE WORLD'S END / Edgar Wright, 2013
WORLD WAR Z / Marc Forster, 2013, Plan B Entertainment, USA

TOTAL :: 59

Sunday, December 1, 2013

DECEMBER, 2013 / movies

313 :: 12 YEARS A SLAVE / Steve McQueen, 2013,
314 :: HIT AND STAY /
315 :: THE ARMSTRONG LIE /
316 :: DALLAS BUYERS CLUB /
317 :: DJANGO / Sergio Corbucci, 1966,
318 :: CHRIST IN CONCRETE / Edward Dmytryck,
319 :: SECRET LIFE OF WALTER MITTY / Ben Stiller,
320 :: SAVING MR. BANKS
321 :: 47 RONIN /
322 :: SECONDS / John Frankenheimer, 1966, Paramount Pictures, USA / BRD / 5 / [R]
323 :: AMERICAN HUSTLE / David O. Russell, 2013, Columbia Pictures, USA / DCP / 3

Friday, November 1, 2013

NOVEMBER, 2013 / movies

298 :: TIM'S VERMEER /
299 :: CONTEMPT / Jean-Luc Godard, 1963
300 :: HERE COMES THE NIGHT
301 :: CASA NOSTRA
302 :: LIKE FATHER LIKE SON / Kore-eda
303 :: BE HERE TO LOVE ME
304 :: I WILL BE MURDERED
305 :: TOKYO STORY / Yasujiro Ozu, 1953
306 :: SILVI
307 :: WE'RE THE MILLERS
308 :: THOR: THE DARK WORLD
309 :: NOSFERATU - PHANTOM DER NACHT / Werner Herzog, 1979
310 :: LA VIE D'ADÈLE
311 :: NEBRASKA Alexander Payne, 2013
312 :: KILL YOUR DARLINGS

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

OCTOBER, 2013 / movies

281 :: RACE WITH THE DEVIL / Jack Starrett
282 :: STRANGERS ON A TRAIN / Alfred Hitchcock
283 :: UNE AUSSI LONGUE ABSENCE / Henri Colpi, 1961, Cocinor, FR
284 :: PETITS FRERES / Jacques Doillon
285 :: L'ANNEE DERNIERE A MARIENBAD / Alain Resnais, 1961, Cocinor, FR
286 :: IMPACT / Arthur Lubin, 1949, Cardinal Pictures, USA / .avi / 4
287 :: A DANGEROUS PROFESSION / Ted Tetzlaff, 1949, RKO Radio Pictures, USA / .avi / 4
288 :: THE SUSPECT / Robert Siodmak, 1944, Universal Pictures, USA / .avi / 5
289 :: CAPTAIN PHILIPS /
290 :: THE WOLVERINE / James Mangold, 2013, 20th Century Fox Film Corporation, USA / DCP / 1
291 :: CRY 'HAVOC' / Richard Thorpe, 1943, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, USA / .avi / 3
292 :: TRANS-EUROP-EXPRESS / Alain Robbe-Grillet, 1967, Como Film Production, FR/BE / .avi / 5 / [R]
293 :: 2 GUNS / Baltasar Kormákur, 2013, Universal Pictures, USA / DCP / 2
294 :: PERCY JACKSON: SEA OF MONSTERS
295 :: L'HOMME QUI MENT / Alain Robbe-Grillet, 1968
296 :: L'ÉDEN ET APRES / Alain Robbe-Grillet, 1970
297 :: LES GLISSMENTS PROGRESSIFS DU PLAISIR / Alain Robbe-Grillet, 1974

Sunday, September 1, 2013

SEPTEMBER, 2013 / movies

JOHNNY DOESN'T LIVE HERE ANY MORE     ★★★★★
Joe May, 1944, Carlton-Film, USA












PHANTOM LADY     ★★★★★
Robert Siodmak, 1944, Universal Pictures, USA












DEAD OF NIGHT     ★★★★★
Alberto Cavalcanti/Charles Crichton/Basil Dearden/Robert Hamer
1945, Ealing Studios, UK











ALRAUNE     ★★★★★
Arthur Maria Rabenalt, 1952, Carlton-Film, DE, Unnatural












PAY OR DIE     ★★★★★
Richard Wilson, 1961, Allied Artists Pictures, USA









FLAMING CREATURES     ★★★★★
Jack Smith, 1963, USA












BELLE DU JOUR     ★★★★★
Luis Buñuel, 1967, Robert et Raymond Hakim, FR/IT / [R]









PETULIA     ★★★★★
Richard Lester, 1968, Petersham Pictures, USA








CRACKING UP     ★★★★★
Jerry Lewis, 1983, Warner Bros., USA









JACK SMITH AND THE DESTRUCTION OF ATLANTIS     ★★★★★
Mary Jordan, 2006, Tongue Press, USA












THE RED LILY     ★★★★☆
Fred Niblo, 1924, Metro-Goldwyn Pictures Corporation, USA













WILD ORANGES     ★★★★☆
King Vidor, 1924, Goldwyn Pictures Corporation, USA













CORONER CREEK     ★★★★☆
Ray Enright, 1948, Columbia Pictures Corporation, USA












BACKLASH     ★★★★☆
John Sturges, 1956, Universal International Pictures, USA












THE BRAVADOS     ★★★★☆
Henry King, 1958, 20th Century Fox Film Corporation, USA







HOLD ME WHILE I'M NAKED     ★★★★☆
George Kuchar, 1966, USA












MARIA CALLAS PORTRÄT     ★★★★☆
Werner Schroeter, 1968, DE












OUTCASTS OF POKER FLAT     ★★★☆☆
Joseph N. Newman, 1952, 20th Century Fox Film Corporation, USA












LE CHARME DISCRET DE LA BOURGEOISIE     ★★★☆☆
Luis Buñuel, 1972, Dean Film, FR/IT/SP, The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie / [R]









RED MOUNTAIN     ★★☆☆☆
William Dieterle, 1951, Paramount Pictures, USA












NAKED DAWN     ★★☆☆☆
Edgar G. Ulmer, 1955, Josef Shaftel Productions Inc., USA

Thursday, August 1, 2013

AUGUST, 2013 / movies

ONLY ANGELS HAVE WINGS     ★★★★★
Howard Hawks, 1939, Columbia Pictures Corporation, USA












PAISÀ     ★★★★☆
Roberto Rossellini, 1946, Organizzazione Film Internazionali, IT, Paisan












GERMANIA, ANNO ZERO     ★★★★☆
Roberto Rossellini, 1948, Tevere Film, IT/FR/DE, Germany, Year Zero












A MAN ALONE     ★★★★☆
Ray Milland, 1955, Republic Pictures, USA












THE BADLANDERS     ★★★★☆
Delmer Daves, 1958, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, USA







PROJECT X     ★★★★☆
William Castle, 1968, William Castle Productions, USA









PUTNEY SWOPE     ★★★★☆
Robert Downey, Sr., 1969, Herald Productions, USA












WHAT PRICE GLORY     ★★★☆☆
John Ford, 1952, 20th Century Fox Film Corporation, USA












LA MACCHINA AMMAZZACATTIVI     ★★★☆☆
Roberto Rossellini, 1952, Tevere Film, IT, The Machine That Kills Bad People












NON CREDO PIÙ ALL'AMORE (LA PAURA)     ★★★☆☆
Roberto Rossellini, 1954, Aniene Film, DE/IT, Fear












AN AMERICAN GUERRILLA IN THE PHILIPPINES     ★★☆☆☆
Fritz Lang, 1950, 20th Century Fox Film Corporation, USA












EMMANUELLE     ★★☆☆☆
Just Jaeckin, 1974, Trinacra Films, FR

AUGUST, 2013 / books

MORT À CRÉDIT     ★★★★★
Louis-Ferdinand Céline, 1936, New Directions (USA, 2006), tr. Ralph Manheim,
Death on the Installment Plan

Monday, July 1, 2013

JULY, 2013 / movies

ILLICIT     ★★★★★
Archie Mayo, 1931, Warner Bros., USA












EIKA KATAPPA     ★★★★★
Werner Schroeter, 1969, Werner Schroeter Filmproduktion, DE












IL RACCONTI DI CANTERBURY     ★★★★★
Pier Paolo Pasolini, 1972, Produzioni Europee Associati, IT/FR, Canterbury Tales









IL FIORE DELLE MILLE E UNA NOTTE     ★★★★★
Pier Paolo Pasolini, 1974, Produzioni Europee Associati, IT/FR, Arabian Nights









MAYNILA: SA MGA KUKO NG LIWANAG     ★★★★★
Lino Brocka, 1975, Cinema Artists, PH, The Nail of Brightness









WHO IS BOZO TEXINO?     ★★★★★
Bill Daniel, 2005, USA












THE BIG HOUSE     ★★★★☆
George W. Hill, 1931, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, USA












RAPT     ★★★★☆
Dimitri Kirsanoff, 1934, Mentor-Film, USA, The Kidnapping












CRIME AND PUNISHMENT     ★★★★☆
Josef Von Sternberg, 1935, Columbia Pictures, USA












IL DECAMERON     ★★★★☆
Pier Paolo Pasolini, 1971, Produzioni Europee Associati, IT/FR/DE









STORIA DI PIERA     ★★★★☆
Marco Ferreri, 1983, Faso Film, IT/FR/DE










IL FUTURO È DONNA     ★★★★☆
Marco Ferreri, 1984, Faso Film, IT/FR/DE, The Future Is Woman













10E CHAMBRE - INSTANTS D'AUDIENCE     ★★★★☆
Raymond Depardon, 2004, France 2 Cinéma, FR, Tenth District Court: Moments of Trial










ESSENTIAL KILLING     ★★★★☆
Jerzy Skolimowski, 2010, Skopia Film, PL/NO/IE/HU/FR









ROMA, CITTÀ APERTA     ★★★☆☆
Roberto Rossellini, 1945, Excelsa Film, IT, Rome, Open City












RUBY GENTRY     ★★★☆☆
King Vidor, 1952, Bernhard-Vidor Productions Inc., USA












L'UDIENZA     ★★★☆☆
Marco Ferreri, 1972, Vides Cinematografica, IT/FR, Papal Audience












CONVOY     ★★★☆☆
Sam Peckinpah, 1978, EMI Films, USA








LA CÉRÉMONIE     ★★★☆☆
Claude Chabrol, 1995, MK2 Productions, FR/DE, A Judgement in Stone










THE LOVE GODDESSES     ★★☆☆☆
Saul J. Turell, 1965, Paramount Pictures, USA










AN AMERICAN TRAGEDY     ★☆☆☆☆
Josef Von Sternberg, 1932, Paramount Pictures, USA