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thevoid99: “One of the greatest westerns ever told with such style by Robert Altman filled with a great cast, dazzling visuals, and Leonard Cohen's music.”
The crowning achievement of Orson Welles’s extraordinary film career, Chimes at Midnight was the culmination of the filmmaker’s lifelong obsession with Shakespeare’s ultimate rapscallion, Sir John Falstaff.
Orson Welles’s first color film and final completed fictional feature, The Immortal Story is a moving and wistful adaptation of a tale by Isak Dinesen.
thevoid99: “My father loves this film as it is one of the funniest comedies ever.”
thevoid99: “One of the most quintessential documentary shorts films ever made.”
thevoid99: “No matter what cut of the film is shown, Terrence Malick's masterpiece about Jamestown is one of the most beautiful films ever made. ”
thevoid99: “Absolutely one of Olivier Assayas' great films that features phenomenal work from Juliette Binoche and Kristen Stewart.”
This major early achievement by Michelangelo Antonioni bears the first signs of the cinema-changing style for which he would soon be world-famous.
thevoid99: “One of the most absolutely insane, scariest, and most certainly funniest films ever made. "Mein Fuhrer! I can walk!!!!"”
thevoid99: “One of the darkest and finest films by Nicholas Ray that features an incredible performance from Humphrey Bogart.”
thevoid99: “One of Robert Altman's best films and one of the finest comeback movies ever made as it plays into the ugliness that is Hollywood.”
thevoid99: “One of the defining trilogies ever made.”
After a chance meeting on a train platform, a married doctor (Trevor Howard) and a suburban housewife (Celia Johnson) begin a muted but passionate, and ultimately doomed, love affair.
After surviving Auschwitz, a former cabaret singer (Nina Hoss, in a dazzling, multilayered performance) has her disfigured face reconstructed and returns to her war-ravaged hometown to seek out her gentile husband, who may or may not have betrayed her to the Nazis.
thevoid99: “Three great films by one of American cinema's finest filmmakers. ”
Among the most praised and sought-after titles in all contemporary film, this singular masterpiece of Taiwanese cinema, directed by Edward Yang, finally comes to home video in the United States.
thevoid99: “Here's to you, Mrs. Robinson. Jesus loves and you will know... whoa, whoa, whoa....”
thevoid99: “One of Charles Chaplin's greatest films as well as one of his most heartbreaking. A true classic that every fan of Chaplin must have.”
thevoid99: “One of the finest films ever made by the Coen Brothers that explores a guy who is his own worst enemy set in the folk music scene of the 60s.”
One of the world’s most influential and provocative filmmakers, the Oscar–winning Austrian director Michael Haneke diagnoses the social maladies of contemporary Europe with devastating precision and artistry.
thevoid99: “One of the greatest films by Akira Kurosawa that plays into a man's search to find meaning in his final days.”
Bob Dylan is captured on-screen as he never would be again in this groundbreaking film from D. A. Pennebaker.
Two decades after its original negatives were burned in a fire, Satyajit Ray’s breathtaking milestone of world cinema rises from the ashes in a meticulously reconstructed new restoration.
thevoid99: “Truly one of the scariest and most mesmerizing horror films ever created.”
thevoid99: “Easily one of David Cronenberg's most fucked up film as it is an indication into why some people should never have children.”
thevoid99: “One of the finest films by Merchant-Ivory as it is exquisite in its setting as well as compelling in its story with a hell of a cast.”
Before he stunned the cinematic world with the epic series The Decalogue and the Three Colors trilogy, the great Polish filmmaker Krzysztof Kieślowski made his first work of metaphysical genius, Blind Chance.
thevoid99: “An absolutely riveting film from the Dardenne Brothers as it is also their most accessible film to date that features Marion Cotillard at her best.”
thevoid99: “One of Truffaut's greatest films that plays into the craziness of making a film as it has a great cast as well as a kick-ass soundtrack.”
thevoid99: “Easily one of Brian de Palma's finest films as it's filled with some terror and eerie sensuality.”
thevoid99: “One of my favorite films by Wes Anderson and certainly one of his most accessible as well.”
Stephen Frears was at the forefront of the British cinematic revival of the mid-1980s, and the delightfully transgressive My Beautiful Laundrette is his greatest triumph of the period.
thevoid99: “One of Terry Gilliam's best films as it's a true classic that features great performances from Jeff Bridges, Mercedes Ruehl, and Robin Williams.”
thevoid99: “Definitely Chaplin's last great film but certainly one of his most enjoyable as it includes a great and comical sequence involving Buster Keaton.”
thevoid99: “Truly one of Renoir's finest films as well as showcasing the brilliance of what could've been a great longer film but as a short, it's fantastic.”
thevoid99: “One of my favorite films by Renoir as well as a truly gorgeous one.”
thevoid99: “Truly one of the greatest films of the 20th Century as it is lavish and full of life.”
thevoid99: “One of the best documentaries ever and certainly a testament into how insightful it can be.”
This landmark film, which documents the journeys of two remarkable families, continues to educate and inspire viewers, and it is widely considered one of the great works of American nonfiction cinema.
thevoid99: “Ingmar Bergman's most harrowing and visceral film that is definitely one of his best.”
With his trademark mixture of empathy and scrutiny, Errol Morris has changed the face of documentary filmmaking in the United States, and his career began with two remarkable tales of American eccentricity.
thevoid99: “One of Truffaut's finest films in its exploration on marriage and a man who has put himself into trouble.”
thevoid99: “A very interesting and insane film by Fellini though it is also quite flawed.”
This is a faithful big-screen adaptation of Richard Adams’s classic British dystopian novel about a community of rabbits under terrible threat from modern forces.
The last film by Yasujiro Ozu was also his final masterpiece, a gently heartbreaking story about a man’s dignifed resignation to life’s shifting currents and society’s modernization.
A masterpiece from Nicolas Roeg, Don’t Look Now, adapted from a story by Daphne du Maurier, is a brilliantly disturbing tale of the supernatural.
After a decade in the wilds of avant-garde and early video experimentation, Jean-Luc Godard returned to commercial cinema with this star-driven work of social commentary, while remaining defiantly intellectual and formally cutting-edge.
thevoid99: “GO BACK TO TORONTO! I'M FROM WINNIPEG YOU IDIOT!!!!!”
thevoid99: “The very first film of Fassbinder that I saw and certainly one of the most powerful films ever. A true classic.”
thevoid99: “One of Terry Gilliam's greatest films as it is also one of his most accessible and whimsical. ”
thevoid99: “A very provocative and chilling film with one of the most disturbing yet fascinating scenes involving a topless Charlotte Rampling in a Nazi uniform.”
thevoid99: “Undoubtedly one of the greatest comedies... ever. "That is one nutty hospital".”
thevoid99: “One of the definitive films in the world of horror as it's ending is a true masterclass in endings.”
thevoid99: “A true musical that works as not just entertainment but also a true piece of art that explores a man who literally suffers for his own art.”
thevoid99: “One of cinema's great filmmakers as "The Umbrellas of Cherbourg" is one of the finest musicals ever made.”
thevoid99: “One of David Cronenberg's greatest films as it is a true classic in the genre of horror and... it will blow your fuckin' mind!”
thevoid99: “One of Ingmar Bergman's definitive films that explores the world of identity as it features outstanding performances from Andersson and Ullman.”
thevoid99: “One of Kurosawa's finest films as it would serve as a template for a lot of action films in the years to come.”
Errol Morris turns his camera on one of the most fascinating men in the world: the pioneering astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, afflicted by a debilitating motor neuron disease that has left him without a voice or the use of his limbs.
thevoid99: “Godard's debut film is truly one of the greatest films ever made as well as one of the kick-starters of one of cinema's great movements.”