Thoughts on A Safe Place, Cadence, Stromboli, The Las Picture Show, Five Easy Pieces, Day of Wrath, The Imitation Game, and everyone’s favorite, Salo.Read more "Until the End of the August"
On paper, since I have started putting a number value to various aspects of these films, The Double Life of Veronique (1991) is, in my opinion, the greatest film, topping The Tales of Hoffmann by three measly points. This is the tops for me, statistically. This is one of the reasons why I question having […]Read more "The Double Life of Veronique"
The Thief of Bagdad is a large, beautifu, 1940 musical by Michael Powell, of The Red Shoes fame, and Ludwig Berger. It contains early blue screen.Read more "The Thief of Bagdad – Review"
I started with Scenes from a Marriage (1973) and finished with Fanny och Alexander (1983). Both are directed by Ingmar Bergman.Read more "Weekly Brief – August 10-16 (Swedish Miniseries week)"
How I rate films I watch First and foremost any and all film ranking system is completely subjective. Someone will always disagree with me. I am okay with this. After watching what many consider the best examples of cinema I have noticed that watching other movies has become a bit slighted. I notice more in […]Read more "How I Rate Films I Watch"
Thoughts on John Wick, Solaris, The Frighteners, Shadows, Arlington Road, Ivan’s Childhood, and Sex and Fury. Is there a common thread? No.Read more "August, the first Nine Days"