1955 • 89 minutes • 1.75:1 • United States
Spine: #95 Edition: Dual Format Blu-ray/DVD
A profoundly felt film about class and conformity in small-town America, All That Heaven Allows is a pinnacle of expressionistic Hollywood melodrama.
1962 • 126 minutes • 1.85:1 • Italy
Spine: #278 Editions: Dual Format Blu-ray/DVD, Hulu Plus, iTunes
The concluding chapter of Michelangelo Antonioni’s informal trilogy on contemporary malaise, L’eclisse tells the story of a young woman (Monica Vitti) who leaves one lover (Francisco Rabal) and drifts into a relationship with another (Alain Delon).
1963 • 97 minutes • 1.66:1
Spine: #710 Editions: Dual Format Blu-ray/DVD, DVD, iTunes
Combining stylish sixties modernism with silent-cinema touches and even a few unexpected sci-fi accents, Judex is a delightful bit of pulp fiction and a testament to the art of illusion.
1974 • 112 minutes • 1.85:1 • United States
Spine: #156 Editions: Dual Format Blu-ray/DVD, Hulu Plus, iTunes
A startling and courageous film, Peter Davis’s landmark 1974 documentary Hearts and Minds unflinchingly confronted the United States’ involvement in Vietnam at the height of the controversy that surrounded it.
1964 • 87 minutes • 1.75:1
Spine: #711 Editions: Dual Format Blu-ray/DVD, DVD, Hulu Plus, iTunes
A Hard Day’s Night, in which the bandmates play cheeky comic versions of themselves, captured the astonishing moment when they officially became the singular, irreverent idols of their generation and changed music forever.
1948 • 127 minutes • 1.37:1
Spine: #709 Editions: Dual Format Blu-ray/DVD, DVD
No matter what genre he worked in, Howard Hawks played by his own rules, and never was this more evident than in his first western, the rowdy and whip-smart Red River.
1975 • 107 minutes • 1.78:1 • Australia
Spine: #29 Editions: Dual Format Blu-ray/DVD, DVD, Hulu Plus, iTunes
This sensual and striking chronicle of a disappearance and its aftermath put director Peter Weir on the map and helped usher in a new era of Australian cinema.
1959 • 76 minutes • 1.37:1 • France
Spine: #314 Editions: Dual Format Blu-ray/DVD, DVD, Hulu Plus, iTunes
A cornerstone of the career of this most economical and profoundly spiritual of filmmakers, Pickpocket is an elegantly crafted, tautly choreographed study of humanity in all its mischief and grace, the work of a director at the height of his powers.
1981 • 103 minutes • 1.78:1 • Canada
Spine: #712 Editions: Dual Format Blu-ray/DVD, DVD, iTunes
A trademark Cronenberg combination of the visceral and the cerebral, this phenomenally gruesome and provocative film about the expanses and limits of the human mind was the Canadian director’s breakout hit in the United States.
Spine: #713 Edition: Dual Format Blu-ray/DVD
French director Jacques Demy didn’t just make movies—he created an entire cinematic world. Demy launched his glorious feature filmmaking career in the sixties, a decade of astonishing invention in his national cinema.
1997 • 97 minutes • 1.85:1 • Norway
Spine: #47 Editions: Dual Format Blu-ray/DVD, DVD, iTunes
The success of Erik Skjoldbjærg’s chilling procedural anticipated the international hunger for Scandinavian noirs and serial- killer fictions, and the film features one of Skarsgård’s greatest performances.
1983 • 105 minutes • 1.85:1 • United States
Spine: #720 Edition: Dual Format Blu-ray/DVD
After the shocking suicide of their friend, a group of thirtysomethings reunite for his funeral and end up spending the weekend together, reminiscing about their shared past as children of the sixties and confronting the uncertainty of their lives as adults of the eighties.
1984 • 141 minutes • 1.85:1 • United States
Spine: #721 Editions: Dual Format Blu-ray/DVD, DVD
The electric filmmaking genius John Cassavetes and his brilliant wife and collaborator Gena Rowlands give luminous, fragile performances as two closely bound, emotionally wounded souls who reunite after years apart.
1990 • 102 minutes • 1.85:1 • Spain
Spine: #722 Editions: Dual Format Blu-ray/DVD, DVD, iTunes
2001 • 106 minutes • 1.85:1 • Mexico
Spine: #723 Editions: Dual Format Blu-ray/DVD, DVD
This smash road comedy from Oscar-winning director Alfonso Cuarón is a funny and moving look at human desire.
1979 • 123 minutes • 1.85:1 • United States
Spine: #724 Editions: Dual Format Blu-ray/DVD, DVD
Assembled with visionary editing that makes dance come alive on-screen as never before, and overflowing with sublime footwork, All That Jazz pushes the musical genre to personal depths and virtuosic aesthetic heights.
1979 • 140 minutes • 1.66:1 • Japan
Spine: #384 Editions: DVD, Blu-Ray, Hulu Plus, iTunes
Director Shohei Imamura turns this fact-based story—about the seventy-eight-day killing spree of a remorseless man from a devoutly Catholic family—into a cold, perverse, and at times diabolically funny examination of the primitive coexisting with the modern.