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Ben-Hur (USA, 1959)

Directed by: William Wyler. This was another big check mark on my list of “classic Hollywood that I’ve got to see if I want to keep any of my film snob cred.” But seriously, I was just really curious to see what all the fuss was about: the Great Chariot Race Sequence is supposed to be among the greatest action sequences in cinematic history. 446 more words

Ben-Hur (1959) IMDB Top 250 Guest Review

Today’s IMDB Top 250 Guest Review comes from Lee of My Mind Reels Through Film. Thanks for joining in, Lee! :-) Now let’s see what he has to say about… 1,066 more words

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An Architecture of Sanity

Since this DID start as a weblog on Indian Architecture, lets forget Xanathis for one smidgen of time and come back to the topic. Which is not to say that Xanathis is off topic, quite the contrary, he’s what keeps us sane. 585 more words

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DIRK'S FILM SCHOOL: FEATURE FILM (Part Two)

PROF DOM-DIRK RECOMMENDS

One hundred years ago this year the feature film came in to it’s own when the Italian’s got there first with the epic “Cabiria”, a year later David Wark Griffith made “The Birth Of A Nation” and cinema audiences were then made to sit through over three hours of film. 1,119 more words

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