Tag Archives: classic

Sherlock Jr. (1924)

Director: Buster Keaton Writers: Jean C, Havez & Joseph A. Mitchell and Clyde Bruckman

Posted in Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Musical, Silent, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Red Shoes (1948)

Directors: Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger Writers: Emeric Pressburger (Addition Dialogue by Keith Winter) (Based on a fairly tale by Hans Christian Anderson) Amazing.  Required viewing.  Criterion Blu-Ray looks phenomenal.  The dance sequence towards the end is one of the … Continue reading

Posted in Drama, Fantasy, Musical, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Annie Hall (1977)

Director: Woody Allen Writers: Woody Allen and Marshall Brickman Of course I have seen this one before but it has been a long time so I decided to revisit.  I don’t really know what I could possible add to the … Continue reading

Posted in Comedy, Drama, Romance, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Brief Encounter (1945) Director: David Lean Writer: Noel Coward Where: Home (DVD) I love discovering an old movie that seems as fresh and great today as it probably did when it came out 65 years ago.  I thought this was … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Fish Called Wanda (1988)

Director: Charles Crichton Writer: John Cleese I grew up a huge Monty Python fan.  When I think about the movie I have seen most in my life I would bet it is Monty Python and the Holy Grail, something I … Continue reading

Posted in Comedy, Romance, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Hannah and Her Sisters (1986)

Director: Woody Allen Writer: Woody Allen One of Woody Allen’s best that I have seen.  I admire that he is still writing and directing a movie a year but nothing he’s doing now holds a candle to this stuff he used to … Continue reading

Posted in Comedy, Drama, Romance | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment