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The Marriage of Maria Braun (1979)

The Marriage of Maria Braun opens with a bang and a thud, literally, as bombs rain down on Germany in the waning hours of WWII. It’s perhaps the most chaotic wedding ceremony ever put to celluloid. 828 weitere Wörter


#095: All That Heaven Allows





Special Features

  1. Audio commentary featuring film scholars John Mercer and Tamar Jeffers-McDonald
  2. Rock Hudson’s Home Movies (1992), a groundbreaking essay film about the actor by Mark Rappaport…
  3. 118 weitere Wörter

XL Popcorn - Fear Eats The Soul / Happiness

So continueth the dictated film reviews! Damn these wrists!

List Item: Watch all of the “1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die”
Title: Ali: Fear Eats The Soul (Angst essen Seele auf) 937 weitere Wörter

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Angst Essen Selle Auf

H/t to artist Michaela Greave and R.W. Fassbinder


Five Films about Filmmaking

To celebrate our screening of Maurice Hatton’s Long Shot (1978), about a couple of filmmakers struggling to get their dream project set up at 1977’s Edinburgh International Film Festival, we recommend five more films about filmmaking… 412 weitere Wörter

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Hit Me With Your Best Shot!: "The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant"

Sometimes one of the trickier parts of this series is that a film’s visual power can’t always be conveyed by a still image. Camera movement or shot duration can be as revealing as the composition of the frame, and despite evidence to the contrary, the internet can only contain so many gifs. 457 weitere Wörter