After much deliberation, I’ve narrowed down my fictitious list of classics for the newbie to movies.
I’ve decided to keep it to easy to watch movies, all in the English language and to also exclude silent movies (boo!). 41 more words
Of all the films Ray Harryhausen worked on, Jason and the Argonauts is probably the one that still resonates the most today; the stop-motion sequences still have a wonderful, powerful charm to them that looks concrete in a way that CGI never seems to manage. 77 more words
My father took me to see Jason and the Argonauts when it came to the movie theaters. I asked my younger brother recently if he had gone with us (I couldn’t remember), and he said yes – in fact, he seemed to think it was the first movie he’d ever seen in a theater (he would have been five years old when it appeared). 1,234 more words
A film about the legendary Greek hero, Jason, and his quest to find the legendary Golden Fleece.
The film differs from the actual Greek tale, but things like this are to be expected when adapting to film, the traditional tale might have been too long for film. 317 more words