Authors

Senses of Cinema

Rating Title | Year Quote Author
1 60%

The Diaries of Vaslav Nijinsky (2002)

Posted Aug 21, 2002

Philip Tyndall

2 89%

Kandahar (2001)

Posted Aug 21, 2002

Christos Tsiolkas

3 89%

Trembling Before G-d (2001)

Posted Aug 21, 2002

Bree McKilligan

4 ——

Detour (1998)

Posted Aug 20, 2002

Dana Polan

5 65%

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941)

Posted Aug 20, 2002

Adrian Danks

6 92%

The Devil's Backbone (El Espinazo del diablo) (2001)

"Weaves a web of ideas and connections."

Posted Aug 20, 2002

Julian Savage

7 80%

The White Balloon (Badkonake sefid) (1995)

Posted Aug 20, 2002

Michael Price

8 ——

A Girl in Every Port ()

Posted Aug 20, 2002

David Boxwell

9 92%

Ghost World (2001)

"Ghost World, like the best of Ozu's cinema, has captured the shadow of time passing."

Posted Aug 20, 2002

Maximilian Le Cain

10 88%

Le Fantôme de la Liberté (The Phantom of Liberty) (The Specter of Freedom) (1974)

Posted Aug 20, 2002

Marco Lanzagorta

11 100%

The Woman in the Window (1944)

Posted Aug 20, 2002

Girish Shambu

12 94%

Full Metal Jacket (1987)

"Although initially received with bewilderment, Full Metal Jacket now stands among the key works in Stanley Kubrick's exploration of identity and its problematic nature."

Posted Aug 20, 2002

Brad Stevens

13 100%

Phantom Lady (1944)

Posted Aug 20, 2002

Joe McElhaney

14 81%

The Royal Tenenbaums (2002)

"Unfortunately, having created this original and interestingly stylised universe, Anderson frustratingly fails to put it to any better use than to tell his story in the safest, most obviously calculating manner possible."

Posted Aug 20, 2002

Maximilian Le Cain

15 85%

Donnie Darko (2001)

"Donnie Darko has a cumulative power because it doesn't soft-pedal its subject, or neuter it by trying too hard to please the audience."

Posted Aug 20, 2002

Jared Rapfogel

16 78%

The Long Riders (1980)

Posted Aug 20, 2002

Michael Koller

17 100%

They Live by Night (The Twisted Road) (1948)

Posted Aug 20, 2002

Rose Capp

18 ——

Made in Hong Kong ()

Posted Jul 30, 2002

Acquarello

19 ——

Die 3groschenoper (The Threepenny Opera) (The Beggar's Opera) (1931)

Posted May 30, 2002

Bruce Williams

20 ——

Horton Foote's Alone (1998)

Posted May 28, 2002

Michael Zryd

21 88%

Mindwalk (1990)

"As Saint Francis of Assisi reflects in ... La Chanson de Roland, Mont-Saint-Michel is a place of enquiry."

Posted May 7, 2002

Keith Uhlich

22 100%

Un Chien Andalou (An Andalusian Dog) (1929)

Posted Apr 20, 2002

Michael Koller

23 98%

Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes (Aguirre, the Wrath of God) (1972)

Posted Apr 3, 2002

Ingo Petzke

24 86%

The Glass Key (1942)

Posted Mar 27, 2002

Paul Coughlin

25 ——

One Night the Moon ()

Posted Mar 27, 2002

Fiona Probyn and Catherine Simpson

26 80%

Le Petit Soldat (The Little Soldier) (2013)

Posted Mar 27, 2002

Tim Palmer

27 ——

Specter of the Rose (1946)

Posted Mar 27, 2002

Donald Phelps

28 80%

My Best Fiend (Mein liebster Feind - Klaus Kinski) (1999)

Posted Mar 27, 2002

Antonia Shanahan

29 80%

Some Came Running (1959)

Posted Mar 27, 2002

Dana Polan

30 84%

La Stanza del Figlio (The Son's Room) (2002)

Posted Mar 27, 2002

Lee Hill

31 91%

Miller's Crossing (1990)

Posted Mar 27, 2002

Paul Coughlin

32 64%

The Hills Have Eyes (1977)

Posted Mar 27, 2002

Steven Jay Schneider

33 80%

Waking Life (2001)

Posted Mar 25, 2002

Kent Jones

34 88%

Rabbit-Proof Fence (2002)

Posted Mar 25, 2002

Fiona A. Villella

35 ——

Midnight ()

Posted Mar 25, 2002

David Boxwell

36 65%

Intimacy (2001)

Posted Mar 25, 2002

Acquarello

37 62%

Roma (Fellini's Roma) (1972)

Posted Mar 25, 2002

Adrian Danks

38 81%

Mulholland Drive (2001)

Posted Mar 25, 2002

Maximilian Le Cain

39 100%

Détective (1995)

Posted Mar 25, 2002

Anna Dzenis

40 50%

Lies (1983)

Posted Mar 25, 2002

Geoff Gardner

41 ——

Bilder der Welt und Inschrift des Krieges (Images of the World and the Inscription of War) (1999)

Posted Mar 25, 2002

Allan James Thomas

42 ——

Mullet ()

Posted Mar 21, 2002

John Flaus

43 100%

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

"Fassbinder is not interested in offering simple solutions to his character's woes or depicting their decision making as consistent. The impact of Fear Eats the Soul lies in the way all of the characters are shown to be fallible and flawed."

Posted Jan 22, 2002

Julian Savage

44 ——

Floating Life ()

Posted Jan 22, 2002

Stephen Teo

45 80%

Risk (2000)

Posted Jan 22, 2002

Bill Craske

46 79%

A Zed and Two Noughts (1990)

Posted Jan 8, 2002

Daniela Espejo

47 43%

The Portrait of a Lady (1996)

Posted Jan 8, 2002

David Kelly

48 90%

Seconds (1966)

Posted Jan 8, 2002

Peter Wilshire

49 100%

Experiment Perilous (1944)

Posted Jan 8, 2002

Thomas Elsaesser

50 63%

Beijing Bicycle (2001)

Posted Jan 7, 2002

Elizabeth Wright

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