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AMADEUS (1984)

In a return to attempted loose continuity between posts, last week’s article was based on Bryan Singer’s X2 in which the opening White House teleportation assault was soundtracked by Mozart’s Requiem. noch 633 Wörter


The Grand Budapest Hotel

Well this is odd. Something like The Grand Budapest hotel was always going to attract critical acclaim, it’s a Wes Anderson film for God’s sake, but it opened in Great Britain number one at the box office and eventually raked $170 million at the box office, making it Anderson’s most successful live action movie ever. noch 465 Wörter

Czy Grand Budapest Hotel zasłużył na Oscary?

“Czuję się winny, mówiła mi o złych przeczuciach, nie słuchałem. Cały Lutz będzie w czerni, prócz jej upiornych, wyrodnych dzieci, których nie znosiła i nie całowała na dzień dobry. noch 358 Wörter



The Task: Watch and write about every movie on my shelf, in order (Blu-rays are sorted after DVDs), by June 10, 2015.  Remaining movies: 96  noch 588 Wörter


An Innocent Man (1989)

Now this is pure 80s cheese at its best. You’ve got crooked narcotics cops doing  drug raids to private homes with no apparent warrants or back up and then sniffing coke in broad day light, the title itself is incredibly corny and played entirely straight, and the fashion is, shall we say, dazzling. noch 415 Wörter

Watched Movie


A film by Wes Anderson

Cast: Ralph Fiennes, F. Murray Abraham, Mathieu Amalric

Right the way you see the trailer of this film and you know that is a Wes Anderson film. noch 263 Wörter


Fire Over Israel (2008)

We’re all the same don’t you know? Jews, Arabs, Americans. All the same. All have compassion, all love their families, all fall in love. That is the heart-warming message of political, yes political, action thriller… noch 545 Wörter