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Glyphs Film Guide

Rating Title | Year Quote Author
1 96%

Solyaris (Solaris) (1976)

"If you are looking for space adventure, you will be quite bored here. But if you are willing to spend time thoughtfully engaged in a film, you will find Solaris a fascinating exploration."

Posted Aug 17, 2006

Robert Stewart

2 100%

Antonia and Jane (1992)

Posted Jan 1, 2000

Scott Tobias

3 86%

Macbeth (1948)

"This film, recently restored to Welles' original, full-length version, is well worth seeing."

Posted Jan 1, 2000

Scott Tobias

4 88%

Look Back in Anger (1958)

Posted Jan 1, 2000

Scott Tobias

5 92%

Ascenseur pour l'échafaud (Elevator to the Gallows) (Lift to the Scaffold) (Frantic) (1958)

"If not taken too seriously, it will not disappoint those looking for some good suspense."

Posted Jan 1, 2000

Robert Stewart

6 86%

The Miracle of Morgan's Creek (1944)

"If you enjoy films for their dialog, you are either a Preston Sturges fan or soon will be."

Posted Jan 1, 2000

Scott Tobias

7 ——

Rampo (2004)

Posted Jan 1, 2000

Scott Tobias

8 95%

Crumb (1995)

Posted Jan 1, 2000

Scott Tobias

9 88%

Ladri di saponette (The Icicle Thief) (1989)

Posted Jan 1, 2000

Scott Tobias

10 98%

Kumonosu Jô (Throne of Blood) (Macbeth) (1957)

"This film is a must see for anyone who appreciates film as well as anyone who loves Shakespeare, two very laudable conditions."

Posted Jan 1, 2000

Scott Tobias

11 ——

Kurotokage (Black Lizard) (1992)

Posted Jan 1, 2000

Scott Tobias

12 100%

The Great McGinty (Down Went McGinty) (1940)

"In much the same way Robert Altman has more recently, Sturges played the role as social critic -- something often lacking from our culture, though rarely from our politics."

Posted Jan 1, 2000

Robert Stewart

13 97%

Out of the Past (1947)

"This film is excellently directed and edited. Not a moment is wasted in extraneous diversions, and the timing of each scene is impeccable."

Posted Jan 1, 2000

Scott Tobias

14 94%

Il Vangelo Secondo Matteo (The Gospel According to St. Matthew) (1964)

Posted Jan 1, 2000

Scott Tobias

15 100%

Un condamné à mort s'est échappé ou Le vent souffle où il veut (A Man Escaped) (1957)

"This film manages to look at an episode in one man's life without it being overshadowed by either the mechanics of filmmaking or the machinations of politics."

Posted Jan 1, 2000

Scott Tobias

16 75%

Amateur (1995)

Posted Jan 1, 2000

Scott Tobias

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