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

45 // 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, 1981,

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

011 :: SUNRISE /
012 :: L'AGE D'OR /
013 :: THE THING /

MARCH

014 :: WAY DOWN EAST /
015 :: WEEKEND /
016 :: BELLE DE JOUR /
017 :: THE LEGO MOVIE /
018 :: I, FRANKENSTEIN /
019 :: JACK RYAN: SHADOW RECRUIT /
020 :: GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL /
021 :: NOAH /
022 :: MUPPETS MOST WANTED /

APRIL

023 :: THE LIFE OF OHARU /
024 :: ROBOCOP /
025 :: CRISS-CROSS /
026 :: THE KILLERS /
027 :: TRANSCENDENCE /
028 :: DRAFT DAY /
029 :: JOE /
030 :: NOAH /
031 :: KABOOM /
032 :: STRIKE /
033 :: DISCREET CHARM OF THE BOURGEOISIE /

MAY

034 :: BRICK MANSIONS /
035 :: GOON /
036 :: NON-STOP /
037 :: NEIGHBORS /
038 :: THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 /
039 :: ONLY LOVERS LEFT ALIVE /
040 :: GODZILLA /
041 :: SPRING BREAKERS /
042 :: THE YARDS /
043 :: POTO AND CABENGO /
044 :: X MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST /
045 :: THE IMMIGRANT /
046 :: HOT FUZZ /

JUNE

000 :: CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY /
000 :: JOHNNY NEMONIC /

JULY

000 :: DAWN OF THE PLANET OF THE APES /

AUGUST

000 :: GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY /
000 :: HERCULES /
000 :: TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES /
000 :: SEVEN MEN FROM NOW /
000 :: LAND HO! /
000 :: THE TALL T /
000 :: DECISION AT SUNDOWN /
000 :: BUCHANAN RIDES ALONE /
000 :: RIDE LONESOME /
000 :: COMANCHE STATION /
000 :: TIME OUT OF MIND /
000 :: LET'S BE COPS /
000 :: THE ONE I LOVE /

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