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#237 Smiles of a Summer Night (1955)

#237 Smiles of a Summer Night

1955 // Sweden // Ingmar Bergman

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Smiles of a Summer Night is the kind of comedy that warrants multiple watch before one could fully indulge in the ingenuity of the craftsmanship behind. 986 more words

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Dreams (1955)

Dreams

1955 // Sweden // Ingmar Bergman

I have watched Dreams, also known as Journey into Autumn, several years ago, and I gave it a fairly good rating (a four out of five). 559 more words

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#412 Sawdust and Tinsel (1953)

#412 Sawdust and Tinsel

1953 // Sweden // Ingmar Bergman

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First and foremost, I would like to make a proclamation:  1,224 more words

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INGMAR BERGMAN’S CRIES AND WHISPERS (1972)

The iris of Ingmar Bergman‘s Cries and Whispers (1972) is a red deathbed of intense and frightening passion unequaled in the whole of cinema. As the filmmaker himself indicated, … 507 more words

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Through a Glass Darkly (1961, Ingmar Bergman)

At eighty-nine minutes, Through a Glass Darkly never has a chance to get tedious, which is part of the problem. Writer-director Bergman has just introduced the characters, just established the ground situation, when he tries a graceful segue into the characters and their relationships being familiar in the second act. 650 more words

★★★

INGMAR BERGMAN’S SILENCE OF GOD TRILOGY: THROUGH A GLASS DARKLY (1961)

The first of Ingmar Bergman‘s scorching “Silence of God” chamber trilogy, Through A Glass Darkly (1961) takes its title from one of St. Paul’s most famous passages: “For now we see through a glass darkly, but then face to face. 565 more words

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#614 Summer with Monika (1953)

#614 Summer with Monika

1953 // Sweden // Ingmar Bergman

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While Summer Interlude is the mourning of the unexpected loss of love and innocence and their transient nature,  616 more words

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