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Ikiru

ikiru
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1952
dir. akira kurosawa
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“Come on. Let’s go reclaim the life you’ve wasted.”

Poignant and raw,ย Ikiru makes you want to live. It makes you want to get up and do something–something for yourself, something for someone you love, and something for a stranger.ย 

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Summer Interlude

summer interlude
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1951
dir. ingmar bergman
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“You dare not leave and you dare not stay. You only see your life clearly once, when all your protective walls have tumbled down.

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The Day the Earth Stood Still

the day the earth stood still
1951
dir. robert wise
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“The universe grows smaller every day, and the threat of aggression by any group, anywhere, can no longer be tolerated.

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Strangers on a Train

strangers on a train
1951
dir. alfred hitchcock
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“My theory is that everyone is a potential murderer.”

Part of me wants to labelย Strangers on a Train…

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Rashomon

rashomon
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1950
dir. akira kurosawa
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“Maybe goodness is just make-believe.”

My introduction to Akira Kurosawa is a challenging one.ย Rashomonย marked the emergence of Japanese cinema into global awareness, and for good reason.

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Sunset In The West (1950).

Directed by William Witney
Starring Roy Rogers, Eselita Rodriguez, Penny Edwards, Gordon Jones, Will Wright

I have the extreme honor of preparing a commentary for Kino Lorber’s… 49 more words

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