Monthly Archives: March 2012

Downfall Top 20 Movies #3

Downfall   2004    Dir: Oliver Hirschbiegel “ Greatness isn’t the lack of imperfection, Greatness is when it taps into something essential to us , and it is at the heart of who we are” I have already documented on … Continue reading

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The Vanishing

1988 George Sluizer A great movie should stay with you. It should resonate within you for years. Upon watching “The Vanishing” for the first time, I am still thinking about it three days later. Does this make it a Great … Continue reading

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Casablanca Top 20 Movies #2

Casablanca    1942  Michael Curtiz Living in Newport Beach California in the late 70’s there was a revival house that played old and art house movies every evening. They would each run for two or three nights and gave me a … Continue reading

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Winds of War / War And Remembrance

Dan Curtis   1983 and 1988 Edmond De Luca. That was his name. He was a composer who in the early 60’s released an album of classical music called ” Conquerors of the Ages” My uncle when I was very young … Continue reading

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Citizen Kane Top 20 Movies #1

Citizen Kane 1941 Orson Welles From the amazing pacing and the ground breaking camera use and picture structure, this film stands out for me as my all time favorite. The quote… “the girl with the white parasol and a month … Continue reading

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