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Sidney: “One of the creepiest movies I've ever seen, and an eerie testament to the power of the American independent film. An incredible B-Movie classic!”
Sidney: “A mercilessly funny and incomparably dark Cold War nightmare that remains one of Kubrick's greatest masterpieces. ”
Sidney: “A truly metaphysical film with amazing performances by Binoche and an uncommonly graceful Stewart.”
A sophisticated supernatural Hollywood comedy whose influence continues to be felt, Here Comes Mr. Jordan stars the eminently versatile Robert Montgomery as a working-class boxer and amateur aviator whose plane crashes in a freak accident.
Jean Renoir’s ruthless love triangle tale, his second sound film, is a true precursor to his brilliantly bitter The Rules of the Game, displaying all of the filmmaker’s visual genius and fully imbued with his profound sense of humanity.
Nothing else has ever looked or felt like director René Laloux’s animated marvel Fantastic Planet, a politically minded and visually inventive work of science fiction.
Sidney: “One of the most remarkable and spellbinding trilogies in cinema history. All three films show Wenders' amazing craft for emotional and physical truth.”
Sidney: “One of Altman's true masterpieces and a still darkly relevant depiction of the real savage side of Hollywood. ”
Sidney: “One of the most cynical and mesmerizing films about Hollywood ever made, with a truly ferocious performance by Bogart, and a razor-sharp screenplay! ”
The down-and-dirty directorial debut of former clean-cut teen star Dennis Hopper, Easy Rider heralded the arrival of a new voice in film, one pitched angrily against the mainstream.
Sidney: “One of the greatest love stories ever filmed. It remains an honest, and surprisingly truthful masterpiece about love that can ultimately never be.”