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THE APARTMENT (1960, dir. Billy Wilder)

The cracked compact mirror. I would be tempted to sell my soul in order to have the talent needed to come up with a narrative device like that. 2,121 more words


Movie Quote of the Day - Monkey Business, 1952 (dir. Howard Hawks)

Dr. Barnaby Fulton: Aren’t you here early?
Lois Laurel: Oh, yes. Mr. Oxley’s been complaining about my punctuation, so I’m careful to get here before nine.

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Comedia cínica

por Cristina Rojas

Al momento de realizar una comedia es muy difícil lograr el equilibrio entre las risas y la seriedad de lo que cuenta la historia, pero no cabe duda en que Billy Wilder lo sabía hacer muy bien y su película… 350 more words


Comedia satírica e inteligente

por Cristina Rojas

Billy Wilder era un director que se caracterizaba por la buena construcción de sus personajes y por contar historias sencillas que tuvieran la tristeza como centro, eso lo vimos en películas como… 332 more words


For Your Consideration: October 3, 2014

While you all fuss over David Fincher this and Ben Affleck’s Penis that, the film archiving world has been distracted by a far more interesting discovery than who did or did not kill Amy Dunne: a nearly 100-year-old adaptation of Sherlock Holmes, thought lost for decades but recently… 629 more words

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Movie Quote of the Day - Irma la Douce, 1963 (dir. Billy Wilder)

Irma La Douce: A painter once lived here. Poor guy, he was starving. Tried everything, even cut his ear off.
Nestor Patou: Van Gogh?
Irma La Douce:

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