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Strictly Film School

Rating Title | Year Quote Author
1 100%

Osaka Elegy (Woman of Osaka) (Naniwa erejî) (1979)

Posted Apr 9, 2002

Acquarello

2 100%

Hakuchu no torima (The Daylight Demon) (Violence at High Noon) (1966)

"...a taut, intelligent, and visually spellbinding portrait of repression, victimization, and guilt."

Posted Apr 9, 2002

Acquarello

3 94%

Rocco e i suoi fratelli (Rocco and His Brothers) (1960)

Posted Apr 9, 2002

Acquarello

4 100%

The 400 Blows (Les Quatre cents coups) (1959)

Posted Apr 9, 2002

Acquarello

5 100%

Kauas pilvet karkaavat (Drifting Clouds) (Far Away the Clouds Escape) (1996)

Posted Apr 9, 2002

Acquarello

6 100%

Late Spring (1949)

Posted Apr 9, 2002

Acquarello

7 95%

La Promesse (The Promise) (1996)

Posted Apr 9, 2002

Acquarello

8 100%

Angst Essen Seele auf (Ali: Fear Eats the Soul) (1974)

Posted Apr 9, 2002

Acquarello

9 73%

Cyclo (1996)

Posted Apr 9, 2002

Acquarello

10 100%

The Criminal Life of Archibaldo de la Cruz (Ensayo de un crimen)(Rehearsal for a Crime) (1955)

Posted Apr 9, 2002

Acquarello

11 96%

Andrei Rublev (1973)

Posted Apr 9, 2002

Acquarello

12 100%

Jalsaghar (The Music Room) (1958)

Posted Apr 9, 2002

Acquarello

13 96%

The Wind Will Carry Us (2000)

Posted Apr 9, 2002

Acquarello

14 ——

La Ardilla roja (The Red Squirrel) (1993)

Posted Apr 9, 2002

Acquarello

15 ——

I, the Worst of All (1990)

Posted Apr 9, 2002

Acquarello

16 ——

Czlowiek z Marmuru (Man of Marble) (1981)

"Wajda chronicles the social reality of revisionist history, and the tragic irony that results from constantly shifting government policies."

Posted Apr 9, 2002

Acquarello

17 83%

Underground (1995)

Posted Apr 9, 2002

Acquarello

18 ——

Good Men, Good Women (Haonan Haonu) (1995)

Posted Apr 9, 2002

Acquarello

19 75%

Landscapes in the Mist (Topio stin omichli) (1988)

"A poignant, lyrical, and allegorical fable on the human struggle for identity and connection."

Posted Apr 2, 2002

Acquarello

20 87%

Close-up (1999)

Posted Mar 13, 2002

Acquarello

21 ——

Ariel (1988)

Posted Mar 6, 2002

Acquarello

22 ——

Forty-Seven Ronin - Parts 1 & 2 ()

Posted Jan 31, 2002

Acquarello

23 83%

Under the Olive Trees (Zire darakhatan zeyton) (Through the Olive Trees) (1994)

"...a hypnotic reflection of the passage of real-time, and we are reminded that we have witnessed one mere episode, one fleeting glimpse, of a wondrous phenomenon called life."

Posted Nov 13, 2001

Acquarello

24 89%

Mahanagar (The Big City) (The Great City) (1967)

Posted Oct 16, 2001

Acquarello

25 94%

Journal d'un curé de campagne (Diary of a Country Priest) (1951)

Posted Aug 16, 2001

Acquarello

26 ——

Cyclist (1996)

Posted Jul 24, 2001

Acquarello

27 100%

Zangiku monogatari (The Story of the Last Chrysanthemums) (1979)

Posted Jul 24, 2001

Acquarello

28 100%

Otona no miru ehon - Umarete wa mita keredo (I Was Born, But ) (Children of Tokyo) (1932)

Posted Jul 24, 2001

Acquarello

29 100%

Il Bidone (The Swindle) (The Swindlers) (1955)

"A poignant and heartbreaking portrait of an aging man's redemption from a life of crime and deception."

Posted Jul 24, 2001

Acquarello

30 94%

Der Blaue Engel (The Blue Angel) (1930)

Posted Jul 24, 2001

Acquarello

31 96%

Umberto D. (1952)

Posted Jul 24, 2001

Acquarello

32 100%

Germania Anno Zero (Germany Year Zero) (1949)

Posted Jun 27, 2001

Acquarello

33 80%

Vive l'Amour (1994)

Posted Jun 6, 2001

Acquarello

34 98%

The Discreet Charm Of The Bourgeoisie (Le Charme Discret de la Bourgeoisie) (1972)

Posted May 23, 2001

Acquarello

35 100%

Sans Toit ni Loi (Vagabond) (Without Roof or Rule) (1985)

Posted May 12, 2001

Acquarello

36 100%

Hiroshima Mon Amour (Hiroshima, My Love) (1959)

Posted Apr 18, 2001

Acquarello

37 100%

Fires of the Plain (Nobi) (1959)

Posted Apr 17, 2001

Acquarello

38 96%

La Dolce Vita (1960)

"Few films have indelibly defined society as caustically and honestly as Federico Fellini's La Dolce Vita."

Posted Apr 17, 2001

Acquarello

39 75%

Dersu Uzala (1975)

Posted Apr 17, 2001

Acquarello

40 89%

Viskningar och Rop (Cries and Whispers) (1972)

Posted Apr 17, 2001

Acquarello

41 97%

Le Notti di Cabiria (Nights of Cabiria) (1957)

"A touching, humorous, and poignant film about hope and survival."

Posted Apr 17, 2001

Acquarello

42 97%

Bob le Flambeur (Bob the Gambler) (1955)

Posted Apr 17, 2001

Acquarello

43 85%

Blow-Up (1966)

"A parable of answered prayers: the idea that the distraction of wealth and fame cannot fill the void of loneliness, nor substitute for a soul's unrequited passion."

Posted Apr 17, 2001

Acquarello

44 98%

Ladri di Biciclette (The Bicycle Thief) (Bicycle Thieves) (1949)

Posted Apr 17, 2001

Acquarello

45 95%

Höstsonaten (Autumn Sonata) (1978)

Posted Apr 17, 2001

Acquarello

46 96%

Goodbye, Children (Au Revoir Les Enfants) (1987)

Posted Apr 17, 2001

Acquarello

47 93%

My Life to Live (It's My Life) (Vivre sa vie: Film en douze tableaux) (1962)

"A highly stylized and extraordinarily unformulaic adaptation of a simple premise."

Posted Apr 17, 2001

Acquarello

48 80%

Une Affaire de Femmes (Story of Women) (1988)

Posted Apr 17, 2001

Acquarello

49 80%

Nattvardsgästerna (Winter Light) (1962)

Posted Apr 17, 2001

Acquarello

50 98%

Wings of Desire (1987)

Posted Apr 17, 2001

Acquarello

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