Cinematic Treasures for the Discerning Few

"Berlin Chamissoplatz", 1980

Nov. 15, 2023, 6:42 a.m. Recommendations

Explore the captivating world of 'Berlin Chamissoplatz' (1980), a film that masterfully intertwines love, politics, and urban development in West Berlin's Kreuzberg district.

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"Only God Forgives", 2012

Nov. 14, 2023, 5:56 a.m. Recommendations

Explore the 2012 film 'Only God Forgives' in this detailed review. Directed by Nicolas Winding Refn and starring Ryan Gosling, the movie delves into themes of revenge and redemption set in Bangkok's

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"La decima vittima", 1965

Nov. 13, 2023, 10:43 a.m. Recommendations

Review of Elio Petri's 'La decima vittima' (1965), a stylish and satirical sci-fi thriller starring Marcello Mastroianni and Ursula Andress.

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"Peeping Tom", 1960

Nov. 12, 2023, 10:28 a.m. Recommendations

Review of Michael Powell's 'Peeping Tom' (1960), a groundbreaking psychological horror film. Explore the complex themes of voyeurism and the psychology of a troubled killer.

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Ma mère, 2004

Nov. 11, 2023, 10:20 a.m. Recommendations

"Review of 'Ma mère' (2004), a challenging film by Christophe Honoré, starring Isabelle Huppert and Louis Garrel. A deep dive into taboo themes of familial and sexual relationships.

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Une Femme Mariée (1964)

Nov. 10, 2023, 6:41 a.m. Recommendations

Explore the depths of love and identity in Jean-Luc Godard's "A Married Woman" (1964). This review delves into the film's intricate narrative, stunning cinematography, and philosophical dialogue.

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The Capsule, 2012

Nov. 9, 2023, 8:16 a.m. Recommendations

Delve into the avant-garde realm of "The Capsule" (2012), a short film by Athina Rachel Tsangari that offers a rich exploration of femininity and identity through symbolic imagery and artistic express

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La Riffa, 1991

Nov. 8, 2023, 6:43 a.m. Recommendations

Explore the depths of Monica Bellucci's early career with our review of "La Riffa" (1991), an Italian drama that delves into themes of desperation, autonomy.

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"Blow-Up", 1966

Nov. 7, 2023, 6:34 a.m. Recommendations

Dive into the enigmatic world of Michelangelo Antonioni's "Blow-Up" (1966) in this review. A mesmerizing blend of 60s London chic, suspenseful narrative, and philosophical depth.

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"Five Easy Pieces", 1970

Nov. 6, 2023, 6:36 a.m. Recommendations

A New Hollywood classic, "Five Easy Pieces" is a poignant exploration of alienation and the quest for identity, powered by Jack Nicholson's career-defining performance.

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Dogville, 2003

Nov. 5, 2023, 7:26 a.m. Recommendations

"Dogville" (2003), directed by Lars von Trier, is a bold cinematic critique of societal norms, encapsulated within a minimalist, stage-like setting.

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Violette et François, 1977

Nov. 4, 2023, 7:12 a.m. Recommendations

"Violette et François" (1977) explores the adventurous yet chaotic romance of a young couple who resort to petty crimes to sustain their bohemian lifestyle.

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“The Girl Next Door”, 2004

Nov. 3, 2023, 6:46 a.m. Recommendations

"The Girl Next Door" (2004) is a blend of teen romance and comedy. With strong performances, it explores love and moral judgment against societal norms. A memorable watch.

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"Swallow", 2019

Nov. 2, 2023, 6:37 a.m. Recommendations

"Swallow" (2019) is a psychological thriller that delves into the oppressive domestic life of a newlywed housewife who resorts to swallowing inanimate objects as a means of regaining control.

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"Tom à la ferme", 2013

Nov. 1, 2023, 6:34 p.m. Recommendations

"Tom à la ferme" (2013) is a captivating psychological thriller by Xavier Dolan that explores the dark interplay of desire, masculinity, and homophobia amidst a tense rural setting.

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Paranoiac (1963)

Oct. 31, 2023, 6:24 a.m. Recommendations

Paranoiac" (1963), a psychological thriller by Freddie Francis, explores a dark familial tale filled with deception, insanity, and suspense.

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Last Night in Soho, 2021

Oct. 30, 2023, 7:55 a.m. Recommendations

"Last Night in Soho" (2021), directed by Edgar Wright, is a visually arresting horror-drama that explores the allure and danger of nostalgia through a time-bending narrative.

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"To Die For", 1995

Oct. 29, 2023, 7:41 a.m. Recommendations

"To Die For" (1995), directed by Gus Van Sant and starring Nicole Kidman, is a dark comedy that delves into the dangerous ambition of a small-town woman aspiring for TV fame.

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"Dillinger è morto", 1968

Oct. 28, 2023, 7:28 a.m. Recommendations

"Dillinger è morto" (1969) by Marco Ferreri is a compelling exploration of alienation and the impact of media.

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"Beau Is Afraid", 2023

Oct. 27, 2023, 5:30 a.m. Recommendations

"Beau Is Afraid" (2023) dives into a darkly comedic narrative of fear and self-discovery. With Joaquin Phoenix leading the cast, this Ari Aster film unfolds a surreal.

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