Archive - 2023/05

Daily Movie Selection: Lovelace (2013)

May 1, 2023, 9:08 a.m. Recommendations

"Lovelace" (2013) is a powerful biographical drama that explores the life of adult film actress Linda Lovelace.

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Daily Recommendation for You - "Ensayo de un crimen" (1955)

May 2, 2023, 7:52 a.m. Recommendations

"Ensayo de un crimen" (1955) is a darkly comedic crime drama directed by Luis Buñuel. Blending surrealism, social satire, and strong performances, this captivating and thought-provoking film showcases

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Unsure What to Watch? - Max et les ferrailleurs (1971)

May 3, 2023, 5:14 a.m. Recommendations

"Max et les ferrailleurs" is a captivating French crime drama exploring obsession, justice, and consequences. Starring Michel Piccoli and Romy Schneider, the film offers a morally complex narrative.

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Street Art and Street Photography: An Exploration of Urban Creativity

May 4, 2023, 6:43 a.m. Recommendations

Discover the captivating world of street art and urban photography in this insightful essay, exploring their history, cultural impact, and the artists who shape these vibrant art forms.

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Daily Movie Selection: Bahía Blanca (1984)

May 5, 2023, 9:48 a.m. Recommendations

"Bahía Blanca" is an emotionally resonant Argentine drama that explores complex relationships and themes of love, loss, and the passage of time.

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Big Eyes (2014)

May 6, 2023, 9:56 a.m. Recommendations

"Big Eyes" is a captivating biographical drama that explores themes of artistic authenticity and personal integrity. With powerful performances by Amy Adams and Christoph Waltz.

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Your Everyday Suggestion - The River Wild (1994)

May 7, 2023, 10:45 a.m. Recommendations

"The River Wild" is a thrilling action-adventure film with stunning cinematography and powerful performances from Meryl Streep and Kevin Bacon.

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Daily Recommendation for You - La religieuse (The Nun) (1966)

May 8, 2023, 10:51 a.m. Recommendations

"La religieuse" is a powerful drama exploring themes of resilience and determination in the face of adversity. With superb performances, masterful direction, and a thought-provoking plot.

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Daily Movie Selection: American Psycho (2000)

May 9, 2023, 4:52 a.m. Recommendations

Read our review of "American Psycho" (2000), a darkly satirical thriller that explores themes of materialism and excess in the 1980s, with a standout performance by Christian Bale.

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Iranian New Wave: A Revolutionary Movement in Cinema

May 10, 2023, 6:39 a.m. Iranian New Wave

Explore the world of mumblecore filmmaking, a genre characterized by naturalistic storytelling, low budgets, and non-professional actors.

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Your Everyday Suggestion - Amores perros (2000)

May 11, 2023, 5:22 a.m. Recommendations

A review of Alejandro González Iñárritu's "Amores perros" (2000), a gripping triptych of stories interweaving life, love, and fate within Mexico City.

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What to Watch? - "L'amour braque", 1985

May 12, 2023, 5:18 a.m. Recommendations

A review of Andrzej Zulawski's intense and chaotic "L'amour braque" (1985). An exploration of love and madness, the film offers a unique cinematic experience

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Your Everyday Suggestion - Naked (1993)

May 13, 2023, 5:25 a.m. Recommendations

Review of "Naked" (1993), a British drama directed by Mike Leigh. A challenging watch that explores despair and nihilism through a series of chaotic encounters.

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"J-Horror: A Deep Dive into the Haunting World of Japanese Horror Cinema"

May 14, 2023, 8:15 a.m. Recommendations

Explore the unique world of J-Horror, a sub-genre that combines psychological terror, unique aesthetics, and cultural commentary. Featuring a top 10 list of the most iconic J-Horror films.

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Unsure What to Watch? - "What a Way to Go!", 1964

May 15, 2023, 1:11 p.m. Recommendations

Explore the star-studded, humorous spectacle of "What a Way to Go!" (1964). This black comedy, filled with absurd humor and satirical commentary, promises a delightful cinematic experience.

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"L'uccello dalle piume di cristallo", 1970

May 16, 2023, 4:46 a.m. Recommendations

Dive into the suspenseful world of "The Bird with the Crystal Plumage" (1970). As a cornerstone of the giallo genre, this film presents a thrilling mystery amplified by masterful direction

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Daily Movie Selection: "Marie Antoinette", 2005

May 17, 2023, 5:39 a.m. Recommendations

"Marie Antoinette" (2006) offers a modern and unique portrayal of the famous French queen's life. With its anachronistic elements, strong performances, and stunning visuals

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Une vieille maîtresse (2007)

May 18, 2023, 4:58 a.m. Recommendations

"The Last Mistress" (2007) is a French drama that offers a raw and provocative exploration of desire, passion, and societal norms. With strong performances and thought-provoking themes

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"Anime: The Art of Japanese Animation"

May 19, 2023, 6:45 a.m. Recommendations

Explore the realm of anime, a unique style of Japanese animation known for its depth of content and artistic diversity. Discover the top 10 classic anime series and films.

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Unsure What to Watch? - "Mean Streets", 1973

May 20, 2023, 7:21 a.m. Recommendations

"Mean Streets" is an early masterpiece from Martin Scorsese that offers a gritty look at urban life through the lens of complex, morally ambiguous characters.

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Daily Recommendation for You - "C'mon C'mon", 2021

May 21, 2023, 7:25 a.m. Recommendations

"C'mon C'mon" is a delicately crafted film exploring the complexities of family bonds and personal growth. Joaquin Phoenix and Woody Norman deliver heartfelt performances.

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Daily Movie Selection: Gertrud (1964)

May 22, 2023, 5:18 a.m. Recommendations

Carl Theodor Dreyer's "Gertrud" offers a sobering exploration of the pursuit of ideal love. Nina Pens Rode's nuanced performance and Dreyer's masterful direction bring this philosophical tale to life.

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«Salò o le 120 giornate di Sodoma» (1975)

May 23, 2023, 5:23 a.m. Recommendations

Pier Paolo Pasolini's "Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom" is a distressing exploration of the horrors of unchecked power. Its explicit violence and bleak narrative make it a challenging watch.

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What to Watch? - "L'Amant Double" (2017)

May 24, 2023, 4:44 a.m. Recommendations

François Ozon's "L'Amant Double" is a striking exploration of desire and identity, featuring intense performances, rich cinematography, and a daring narrative style.

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Martin Scorsese's Cinema Love: His Top 10 Favorite Films

May 25, 2023, 4:39 a.m. Recommendations

Explore the cinematic tastes of legendary director Martin Scorsese through his top 10 favorite films. Understand how these classics influenced his unique style and storytelling.

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Le genou de Claire (1970)

May 26, 2023, 5:50 a.m. Recommendations

Eric Rohmer's "Le genou de Claire" (1970) is a profound exploration of desire, self-deception, and moral propriety. Fueled by nuanced performances and dialogues

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Daily Recommendation for You - "99 Francs" (2007)

May 27, 2023, 7:18 a.m. Recommendations

"99 Francs" is a darkly comedic satire that critiques consumer culture and the advertising industry through its disillusioned protagonist, played with flair by Jean Dujardin.

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Unsure What to Watch? - The Dreamers (2003)

May 28, 2023, 8:31 a.m. Recommendations

"The Dreamers" is a provocative and visually stunning film that explores youth, rebellion, and a shared love for cinema against the backdrop of the 1968 student riots in Paris.

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"The Killing of a Sacred Deer", 2017

May 29, 2023, 5:10 a.m. Recommendations

"The Killing of a Sacred Deer" is a disquieting psychological thriller that explores guilt and moral responsibility in a unique, subversive manner.

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Daily Movie Selection: "Touch of Evil", 1958

May 29, 2023, 5:14 a.m. Recommendations

A landmark film noir, "Touch of Evil" delivers a powerful exploration of corruption and moral decay. Orson Welles' audacious direction, combined with compelling performances and technical brilliance.

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A Woman Under the Influence (1974)

May 30, 2023, 4:31 a.m. Recommendations

"A Woman Under the Influence" – A brutal yet compassionate portrait of mental illness, showcasing powerful performances and John Cassavetes' unflinching directorial approach.

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Daily Movie Selection: "Così come sei", 1978

May 31, 2023, 4:50 a.m. Recommendations

"Così come sei" (Stay As You Are) - A delicate exploration of an unconventional relationship set against a beautiful Roman backdrop, with captivating performances and a haunting score.

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