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Harry Dean Stanton (1926–2017)

A low-key legend has left us, playing lead (occasionally) or supporting (predominantly) roles in at least a dozen 1001 movies. Highly respected, even hailed by critic Roger Ebert who created the »Stanton-Welsh Rule«. We salute Stanton, talented as a musician … Continue reading

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gothenburg <3 cannes

One film festival city celebrates another as Draken Film chooses ten Cannes winners! Eight of these titles have been in one 1001 book or other. Roma, Città Aperta (1946) La Dolce Vita (1960) Les parapluies de Cherbourg (1964) Paris, Texas … Continue reading

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times two

NYT follows up by inviting half a dozen directors to pick 21st century favourites – so far – and they list quite a lot of non-1001 titles! ANTOINE FUQUA Fences (2016) Slumdog Millionaire (2008) Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012) … Continue reading

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the times they are a-changin’

New York Times’ chief film critics Manohla Dargis and A.O. Scott – with a little help from some friends – tries to cinematically assess, compress, and distill the new millennium so far. Only eleven of their choices have ever been … Continue reading

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another year, another edition

This year’s cat seem to finally be out of the bag, so here are the neat dozen new entries from the upcoming edition that will be released in October: Victoria (2015) Moonlight (2016) Arrival (2016) I, Daniel Balke (2016) 13th … Continue reading

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fifty marks

Leaning rather heavily towards the obscure and provocative, this very personal list – compiled by »UK’s best-known film critic«, Mark Kermode – has less than half of the titles appearing in any of the 1001 books. Below are the outsiders. … Continue reading

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1001 youtubers

Some just began, some have been at it for awhile. Everyone of them are trying to see all the movies in the book. The Cinema Rolls cyberneticshark Username Hype ShortTooth Channel Matticus Tattoi unicornconspiracy Cinematic Venom

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