Movie Index

Movies and the posts that refer to them.

'Burbs, The (1989)
  Recent Viewing: more horror from Arrow

... et mourir de plaisir (1960)
  Styles of Horror, part two

10 Cloverfield Lane (2016)
  Brief viewing notes, July 2016

10 Rillington Place (1971)
  Two More from Twilight Time

10 to Midnight (1983)
  Twilight Time round-up

10th Victim, The (1965)
  Entering Other Worlds, part 2

13 Hours (2016)
  Brief viewing notes, July 2016

2 Guns (2013)
  Notes on Recent Viewing, part three

2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
  Stanley Kubrick 5A: Science Fiction – 2001: A Space Odyssey

45 Years (2015)
  Andrew Haigh's 45 Years (2015): Criterion Blu-ray review

52 Pick-Up (1986)
  Recent viewing: April & May 2016

80,000 Suspects (1963)
  Blu-rays from Network

A

Abominable Dr. Phibes, The (1971)
  Styles of Horror, part two

Abominable Man, The (1976)
  Walter Matthau, man of action?

Act of Killing, The (2012)
  Face To Face With Evil: The Act of Killing (2012)

Addio Zio Tom (1971)
  Gualtiero Jacopetti (1919-2011)

Adjustment Bureau, The (2011)
  Year End 2011

Adventure in Space and Time, An (2013)
  Notes on Recent Viewing, part two

Adventures of Buckeroo Banzai Across the Eighth Dimension, The (1984)
  Five Shades of B

Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, The (1939)
  DVD diary: September - part one

Africa, Addio (1966)
  Gualtiero Jacopetti (1919-2011)

After Earth (2013)
  Genre Viewing: Science Fiction

Ahi va el diablo (2012)
  Recent Viewing: April and May, part one

Akenfield (1974)
  New releases from the BFI, 2016: Part 2

Aldrich Over Munich (2012)
  More Recent Viewing

Alice (1988)
  Recent viewing - video

Alice in den Städten (1974
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Wim Wenders' The Road Trilogy (1974-76)

Alice in the Cities (1974)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Wim Wenders' The Road Trilogy (1974-76)

All Neat In Black Stockings (1968)
  Two more British Films from Network

All White in Barking (2007)
  DVD of the Week: All White in Barking/Men of the City

Alligator People, The (1959)
  The Alligator People: Tragedy in the Key of B

Alpha Papa (2013)
  Recent Viewing: April and May, part one

Alphaville (1965)
  Entering Other Worlds, part 1

Altered States (1980)
  The good and the bad of Warner Brothers

American Experience: War of the Worlds (2013)
  October 30, 1938: When Welles Unleashed Wells

American Hippie in Israel, An (1972)
  When "bad" can be good ...

American Hustle (2013)
  Year End 2013

American Mary (2012)
  Horrors, Old and New

American, The (2010)
  Recent Viewing part 2

Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
  Otto Preminger and Anatomy of a Murder (1959)

Andrei Rublev (1966)
  Andrei Tarkovsky

Andromeda Strain, The (1971)
  Viewing notes July-August 2015, part two

Angst (1983)
  Random notes: two films and a book

Animal Farm (1954)
  The pleasures of hand-made animation

Animal Love (1996)
  Listmania redux: The Greatest Documentaries of All Time, part three

Anomalisa (2015)
  Sex in Movies: narrative interruptus

Antiviral (2012)
  Horrors, Old and New

Apaches (1977)
  Vampire Circus footnote

Appelez-moi Madame (1987)
  Francoise Romand: The Camera I

Appointment in Honduras (1953)
  Recent viewing, part 1

Appointment in London (1953)
  A week of DVDs

Appropriate Adult (2011)
  DVD Review: Appropriate Adult (2011)

Archer (2009-)
  Notes on Recent Viewing, part three

Ark, The (1993)
  Recent viewing, part 1

Armored Attack (1957)
  Year End 2015

Army (1944)
  Subverting propaganda:Keisuke Kinoshita and World War II

Arsenal Stadium Mystery, The (1939)
  Thorold Dickinson

Artemis 81 (1981)
  Spectrum of Horror: from class to crass

As Above, So Below (2014)
  Oh, the horror! part two

As Long As You've Got Your Health (1966)
  Discovery and loss: Pierre Etaix 1928-2016

Ash Tree, The (1975)
  Ghosts of Television Past, part one

Ashanti (1979)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 2

Assault (1971)
  Recent Viewing: July 2013

Assault on Precinct 13 (1976)
  Genre On Disk, part two

Atomic City, The (1952)
  Genre On Disk, part two

Atrocity Exhibition, The (2001)
  Viewing notes, September 2016

Attack the Block (2011)
  Recent viewing, part 2

Atticus Institute, The (2015)
  Watching Horror

Avatar (2009)
  A week of DVDs

Awakening, The (2011)
  Blu-ray Review: The Awakening (2011)

B

Babadook, The (2014)
  Oh, the horror!

Bad Dreams (1988)
  Styles of Horror, part three

Bad Moon (1996)
  DVD diary: September - part two

Bad Seed, The (1956)
  Beware the children!

Bad Taste (1987)
  Video Nasties, Part 2

Badlands (1973)
  Terrence Malick's The Tree of Life

Bait (2012)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 1

Ballad of Tam Lin, The (1970)
  Genre On Disk, part one

Barcelona (1994)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Whit Stillman's Barcelona (1994)

Barney Miller (1974-82)
  Binge Viewing

Baron Blood (9172)
  Mario Bava and Italian genre film: Horror

Baron Prasil (1962)
  The Fabulous World of Karel Zeman

Barry Lyndon (1975)
  Stanley Kubrick 6: Odd Man Out - Barry Lyndon (1975)

Battle os Coronel and Falkland Islands, The (1927)
  Viewing notes July-August 2015

Battle Royale (2000)
  March viewing: John Carter, The Hunger Games, Chronicle
  DVD (actually Blu-Ray) of the Week: Battle Royale (2000)

Battles Without Honour and Humanity (1973)
  Kinji Fukasaku's Yakuza epic

Battles Without Honour and Humanity 2: Hiroshima Death Match (1973)
  Kinji Fukasaku's Yakuza epic

Battles Without Honour and Humanity 3: Proxy War (1973)
  Kinji Fukasaku's Yakuza epic

Battles Without Honour and Humanity 4: Police Tactics (1974)
  Kinji Fukasaku's Yakuza epic

Battles Without Honour and Humanity 5: Final Episode (1974)
  Kinji Fukasaku's Yakuza epic

Battles Without Honour and Humanity: The Complete Saga (1980)
  Kinji Fukasaku's Yakuza epic

Bay of Blood (1971)
  Mario Bava and Italian genre film: Gialli and Thrillers

Beaches of Agnes, The (2008)
  Listmania redux: The Greatest Documentaries of All Time, part two

Beastmaster, The (1982)
  John Dies At the End ... and that's not a bad thing

Beasts (1976)
  Nigel Kneale & British genre television

Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012)
  Additional Recent Viewing ...

Beat Girl (1959)
  The revival of Flipside

Being John Malkovich (1999)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 1

Bells Go Down, The (1943)
  Basil Dearden, Humphrey Jennings, and the fires of London

Beneath (2013)
  Recent Viewing: April and May, part one
  Styles of Horror, part one

Berberian Sound Studio (2012)
  Year End 2013
  Additional Recent Viewing ...

Beyond the Valley of the Dolls (1970)
  Sex in Movies: narrative interruptus

Big Flame, The (1969)
  Recent viewing, part 1

Big Parade, The (1925)
  Notes on Recent Viewing, part one

Birdman of Alcatraz (1962)
  Twilight Time again ...

Birds, The (1963)
  Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds (1963)
  Viewing notes, March-April 2015: part one
  Entering Other Worlds, part 2

Birth of a Nation, The (1915)
  Documentary and the evolution of movies

Bitter Rice (1949)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Giuseppe De Santis' Bitter Rice (1949)

Black Cat, The (1981)
  Late winter viewing, part two

Black Death (2010)
  DVD diary: another eclectic week – part two

Black Panther, The (1977)
  Flipside: The Black Panther (1977)

Black River (1957)
  DVD Review: Masaki Kobayashi Against the System (Eclipse)

Black Sabbath (1963)
  Mario Bava and Italian genre film: Horror

Black Sea (2014)
  Viewing notes July-August 2015, part two

Black Sunday (1960)
  Mario Bava and Italian genre film: Horror

Blacula (1972)
  Blaxploitation and historical counter-narrative

Blind Chance (1981)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Krzysztof Kieslowski's Blind Chance (1981)

Blind Fury (1989)
  The two sides of Shintaro Katsu

Blind Menace, The (1960)
  The two sides of Shintaro Katsu

Blind Woman's Curse (1970)
  Recent Viewing: horror from Arrow Video

Blood and Black Lace (1964)
  Mario Bava and Italian genre film: Gialli and Thrillers

Blood and Roses (1960)
  Styles of Horror, part two

Blood Pressure (2012)
  Sean Garrity and Bill Fugler's Blood Pressure

Blood Spattered Bride, The (1972)
  Recent viewing: November 2015

Bloody Birthday (1981)
  Beware the children!

Blow Out (1981)
  Recent Viewing part 3: brief notes

Blue (1993)
  "Art films" and the nature of boredom

Blue Lamp, The (1950)
  Ealing Studios

Blue Max, The (1966)
  Twilight Time X 3

Body Beneath, The (1968)
  Flipside: the Art of Andy Milligan

Borderlands, The (2013)
  Brief viewing notes, July 2016

Born to Be Bad (1950)
  A DVD Addict In Paris

Borsalino & Co. (1974)
  Recent Viewing 1

Boss, The (1973)
  Raro Video and Italian genre cinema

Boston Strangler, The (1968)
  Twilight Time round-up

Boxtrolls, The (2014)
  The pleasures of hand-made animation

Boy and His Dog, A (1975)
  Genre On Disk, part two

Boy Ten Feet Tall, A (1963)
  Innocence and corruption in the films of Alexander Mackendrick

Boy Who Turned Yellow, The (1972)
  Recent disks from England, part one

Boys, The (1962)
  Aspect Rati-woes

Brannigan (1975)
  Law, disorder and cynicism in the '70s

Breakfast Club, The (1985)
  Viewing notes July-August 2015, part two

Bride of the Monster (1955)
  A Poverty Row evening

Bride Wore Black, The (1968)
  Bias and preconception in movie-watching

Brides of Dracula, The (1960)
  Hammer Horror on Blu-ray

Bridge, The (1959)
  Boys in War: Bernhard Wicki's Die Brücke (The Bridge, 1959)

Brighter Summer Day, A (1991)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Edward Yang's A Brighter Summer Day (1991)

Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia (1974)
  Twilight Time X 3

Broadway (1929)
  Disk discovery: Paul Fejos' Lonesome (1928) from Criterion

Broken City (2013)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 1

Brood, The (1979)
  Cronenberg, Body-Horror and The Brood (1979)

Brothers and Sisters (1980)
  Recent Viewing 1

Bubba Ho-Tep (2002)
  John Dies At the End ... and that's not a bad thing

Bullfighter and the Lady (1951)
  DVD of the Week:The Moment of Truth (1965) by Francesco Rosi

Bullitt (1968)
  Peter Yates (1929-2011)

Bunny Lake Is Missing (1965)
  Twilight Time again ...

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
  Recent Viewing: July 2013

Byzantium (2012)
  Late summer viewing 2014, part two

C

Caliber 9 (1972)
  Raro Video and Italian genre cinema

Call Me Madame (1987)
  Francoise Romand: The Camera I

Call of Cthulhu, The (2005)
  Adapting Lovecraft

Camera I (2004/2011), The
  Francoise Romand: The Camera I

Candy (1968)
  The pleasures of transgression

Cannibal Holocaust (1980)
  Video Nasties, Part 3

Canoa: A Shameful Memory (1976)
  Canoa, A Shameful Memory (1976): Criterion Blu-ray review

Captain Clegg (1962)
  Hammer Horror on Blu-ray

Captain Phillips (2013)
  Notes on Recent Viewing, part two

Captured (1959)
  More Recent Disks From England: The Return of Flipside

Carnage (2011)
  Recent viewing - theatrical

Carnival of Souls (1962)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Herk Harvey's Carnival of Souls (1962)

Case 39 (2009)
  Beware the children!

Cat o'Nine Tales, The (1971)
  Recent Viewing: horror from Arrow Video

Cat People (1982)
  Styles of Horror, part one

Catch My Soul (1973)
  Recent discoveries on disk

Chains (1949)
  Recent viewing, part 2

Changes, The (1975)
  Late summer viewing 2014, part three

Charley Varrick (1973)
  Walter Matthau, man of action?

Charlie's Family (1997)
  Representing Violence: The Manson Family (2003)

Chase, The (1966)
  Twilight Time round-up

Chato's Land (1972)
  Recent Twilight Time releases

Che! (1969)
  Binging on Twilight Time

Children, The (1980)
  Beware the children!

Children, The (2008)
  Beware the children!

Chimes at Midnight (1965)
  Recent viewing: miscellaneous disks
  The myth of Orson Welles' failure

Chimes at Midnight (1966)
  Viewing notes, September 2016

China Gate (1957)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 1

Christine (1983)
  Five Shades of B

Chronicle (2012)
  March viewing: John Carter, The Hunger Games, Chronicle

Chronicle of a Summer (1961)
  Jean Rouch, Edgar Morin, cinema verite and the problem of “actuality”

Clock, The (2010)
  The One, True Doctor and the Passage of Time

Clockwork Orange, A (1971)
  Stanley Kubrick 5B: Science Fiction – A Clockwork Orange

Clowns, The (1970)
  DVD diary: another eclectic week – part one

Cockleshell Heroes (1955)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 1

Code 7, Victim 5 (1964)
  In-flight entertainment

Colin (2008)
  DVD of the Week: Colin (2008)

Colombiana (2011)
  Recent Viewing part 3: brief notes

Color Out of Space, The (2015)
  Recent viewing: November 2015

Combat! (1962-67)
  Combat! Television's Last “Good” War

Come Back, Africa (1959)
  Lionel Rogosin: part two

Comedy of Terrors, The (1963)
  Oh, the horror! part two

Compliance (2012)
  DVD Review: Compliance (2012)

Computer Chess (2013)
  Viewing notes, March 2017: Part Two

Confession, The (1970)
  The political cinema of Costa-Gavras

Conjuring 2, The (2016)
  More random notes: September 2016

Convoy (1978)
  Blu-rays from Kino Lorber

Corruption (1968)
  Acting Up a Storm

Cosmopolis (2012)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 1

Council of the Gods (1950)
  Kurt Maetzig (1911-2012)

Count Yorga, Vampire (1970)
  Year End 2015

Countdown (1967)
  Notes on Recent Viewing, part one

Counter Clockwise (2016)
  Time, paradox and loss

Cours du soir (1967)
  The Complete Jacques Tati on Blu-ray

Crawlspace (1986)
  Acting Up a Storm

Creature From the Black Lagoon, The (1954)
  A 3D New Year

Creature With the Atom Brain (1955)
  The joy of B: Sam Katzman's 1950s horrors

Crime Does Not Pay (1935-47)
  Recent Viewing: July 2013

Crimes of the Future (1970)
  Cronenberg in transition: Scanners (1981)

Criminal (2016)
  Recent viewing: April & May 2016

Crimson Peak (2015)
  Random notes: two films and a book

Cry of the Banshee (1970)
  Mining a shrinking vein: The Vincent Price Collection III

Curse of Frankenstein, The (1957)
  Genre On Disk, part one

Curse of the Werewolf, The (1961)
  Hammer Horror on Blu-ray

D

Damnation Alley (1977)
  Damnation and the Fields of Ambrosia

Damned, The (1947)
  Damned Treason

Dario Argento's Dracula (2012)
  A 3D New Year
  Styles of Horror, part three

Dark Half, The (1993)
  Oh, the horror!

Dark Knight Rises, The (2012)
  Summer Viewing

Dark Mirror, The (1946)
  Recent Viewing: July 2013

Dark Night Rises, The (2012)
  Thinking About Genre, part 2

Dark of the Sun (1968)
  DVD diary: September - part two

Daughters of Darkness (1971)
  Recent viewing: November 2015

David Golder (1931)
  Julien Duvivier in the Thirties: Eclipse 44

David Holzman's Diary (1967)
  Whatever Happened to Jim McBride?

Dawn of the Dead (2004)
  Remaking and undoing horror

Day In the Country (1936/46), A
  An evening of Guy de Maupassant on film

Day of the Dead (1985)
  Styles of Horror, part one

Day of the Jackal, The (1973)
  Recent Viewing

Day of the Triffids (1963)
  In-flight entertainment

Day the Earth Caught Fire, The (1961)
  Val Guest and The Day the Earth Caught Fire (1961)

Days of Heaven (1978)
  Terrence Malick's The Tree of Life

Dead of Night: BBC (1972)
  Ghosts of Television Past, part one

Dead of Night: The Haunted Mirror (1945)
  Googie Withers (1917-2011)

Dead, The (2010)
  Zombie addendum: The Dead (2010)

Dear Mr. Watterson (2013)
  Art of the Comic Strip: Dear Mr. Watterson

Death Hunt (1981)
  Death Hunt (1981): entertainment vs. history

Death Race 3: Inferno (2013)
  DVD Review: Death Race 3: Inferno

Death Walks at Midnight (1972)
  Random notes: August 2016

Death Walks on High Heels (1971)
  Random notes: August 2016

Death Watch (1980)
  The subjectivity of watching: Bertrand Tavernier's Death Watch (1980)
  Entering Other Worlds, part 1

Deep End (1970)
  DVD diary: September - part two

Deep Red (1975)
  DVD diary: another eclectic week – part one

Degustation maison (1977)
  The Complete Jacques Tati on Blu-ray

Demon Seed (1977)
  Arrow Video, part two: White of the Eye (1987)
  Entering Other Worlds, part 1

Department s (1969-70)
  DVD diary: another eclectic week – part two

Der Samurai (2014)
  Artsploitation Films and the boundaries of horror

Deranged (1974)
  Recent Viewing: more horror from Arrow

Detective, The (1968)
  More from Twilight Time

Devil and Miss Jones, The (1941)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 1

Devil's Widow, The (1970)
  Genre On Disk, part one

Devils, The (1971)
  Miscellaneous Thoughts
  Cursed by Warner Brothers:The Strange Fate of Ken Russell's The Devils (1971)
  Ken Russell (1927-2011)

Diary of a Madman (1963)
  Mining a shrinking vein: The Vincent Price Collection III
  An evening of Guy de Maupassant on film

Die Brücke (1959)
  Boys in War: Bernhard Wicki's Die Brücke (The Bridge, 1959)

Die Farbe (2015)
  Recent viewing: November 2015

Die Kinder von Golzow (1961-2007)
  Year End 2010

Die Unerzogenen (2006)
  A week of DVDs

Die, Monster Die! (1965)
  Adapting Lovecraft

Disappearance, The (1977)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 2

Disco and Atomic War (2009)
  Recent Viewing: April and May, part three

Disco Exorcist, The (2011)
  DVD Review: The Disco Exorcist (2011)

Disneyland Dream (1956)
  Disneyland Dream (1956)

Divide, The (2011)
  Goon: Made in Winnipeg

Django Unchained (2012)
  The Director as Sociopath ...

Do-Ga-Ni (2011)
  DVD Review: Silenced (Do-Ga-Ni)

Doctor and the Devils, The (1985)
  Recent viewing, May-June 2016, part one

Doctor Who (1963-)
  The One, True Doctor and the Passage of Time

Dogs of War, The (1980)
  More from Twilight Time

Dollman (1991)
  Notes on Recent Viewing, part three

Dolls (1987)
  Watching Horror

Doomwatch (1970-72)
  Recent viewing: April & May 2016

Downtime (1985)
  Unearthed Treasure: Greg Hanec's Downtime (1985)

Dr. M (1990)
  Viewing notes, March-April 2015: part two

Dr. Phibes Rises Again (1972)
  Oh, the horror! part two

Dr. Strangelove, or How I Stopped Worrying and Learned to Love the Bomb (1964)
  Stanley Kubrick 4B: America in EnglandDr. Strangelove (1964)

Dracula (1958)
  Genre On Disk, part one

Dragon Gate Inn (1967)
  The wuxia epics of King Hu

Dragon Inn (1967)
  The wuxia epics of King Hu

Dragon's Return (1968)
  Recent discoveries on disk

Dragonwyck (1946)
  Mining a shrinking vein: The Vincent Price Collection III

Driver, The (1978)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 2

Drum, The (1938)
  Sabu and the Kordas

Drums Along the Mohawk (1939)
  More from Twilight Time

Duffer (1971)
  DVD of the week: Duffer/The Moon Over the Alley

Dune (1984)
  Entering Other Worlds, part 3

Dunwich Horror, The (1970)
  Adapting Lovecraft

Dust Bowl, The (2012)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 1

E

East, The (2013)
  Viewing notes, March-April 2015: part two

Eaten Alive (1976)
  Random notes: August 2016

Ecologia del delitto (1971)
  Mario Bava and Italian genre film: Gialli and Thrillers

Eden and After (1970)
  The cinema of Alain Robbe-Grillet

Edge of Tomorrow (2014)
  In real life, resetting is more difficult ...

El Dorado (1966)
  Recent viewing: November 2015

Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films (2014)
  Late winter viewing, part one

Elephant Boy (1937)
  Sabu and the Kordas

Elysium (2013)
  Genre Viewing: Science Fiction

Emigrants, The (1971)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Jan Troell's The Emigrants (1971) and The New Land (1972)

Emil and the Detectives (1931)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 1

Emil und die Detektive (1931)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 1

Emperor of the North (1973)
  Twilight Time round-up

End of the Road (1970)
  Additional Recent Viewing ...

Ender's Game (2013)
  Notes on Recent Viewing, part three

Epic of Everest, The (1924)
  Documentary and the evolution of movies

Equus (1977)
  Sidney Lumet, from stage to screen

Eraserhead (1977)
  The Key to Eraserhead?

Escape Plan (2013)
  Genre Viewing: Science Fiction

Escape to Burma (1955)
  Recent viewing, part 1

Eternity and a Day (1998)
  Discovering Theo Angelopoulos

Europe '51 (1952)
  Rossellini & Bergman: a collision of life and art

Evening of Edgar Allan Poe, An (1970)
  Mining a shrinking vein: The Vincent Price Collection III

Evil Eye (1963)
  Mario Bava and Italian genre film: Gialli and Thrillers

Evil of Frankenstein, The (1964)
  Hammer Horror on Blu-ray

Evilspeak (1981)
  Video Nasties, Part 2

Ex Machina (2015)
  Viewing notes July-August 2015, part two

Executioner, The (1963)
  Criterion Blu-ray review:Luis Garcia Berlanga's The Executioner (1963)

Exorcist III, The (1990)
  Old horrors, newly packaged

Exorcist, The (1973)
  Beware the children!

Expendables 2, The (2012)
  Summer Viewing

Expresso Bongo (1959)
  The revival of Flipside

Exterior Night (1994)
  An evening with Jonathan Rosenbaum

Eye in the Sky (2015)
  Tripping, shopping and the airborne multiplex

Eyes Wide Shut (1998)
  Stanley Kubrick 8B: Male Anxiety and MarriageEyes Wide Shut (1998)

F

F For Fake (1973)
  Listmania redux: The Greatest Documentaries of All Time, part three

Fabulous Baron Munchausen, The (1962)
  The Fabulous World of Karel Zeman

Fabulous World of Jules Verne, The (1958)
  The Fabulous World of Karel Zeman

Faces In the Crowd (2011)
  Goon: Made in Winnipeg

Fades, The (2010)
  Binge Viewing

Fahrenheit 451 (1966)
  Entering Other Worlds, part 1

Fall of the House of Usher (1960)
  Styles of Horror, part two
  Genre On Disk, part one

Falsche Bewegung (1975)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Wim Wenders' The Road Trilogy (1974-76)

Falstaff (1965)
  Recent viewing: miscellaneous disks
  The myth of Orson Welles' failure

Fantastic Voyage (1966)
  Viewing notes, March-April 2015: part one
  More in-flight entertainment

Fascination (1979)
  Recent Viewing

Fast Five (2011)
  Vin Diesel: fitting in

Fast, Cheap & Out of Control (1997)
  Listmania redux: The Greatest Documentaries of All Time, part two

Fat Man on a Beach (1974)
  More Recent Disks From England: The Return of Flipside

Fear (1954)
  Recent viewing: April & May 2016

Fear and Desire (1953)
  Stanley Kubrick 3: The Missing Piece - Fear and Desire (1953)

Feathered Serpent (1976/1978), The
  DVD of the week: The Feathered Serpent

Fellini Satyricon (1969)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Fellini Satyricon (1969)

Field In England, A (2013)
  Recent Viewing: April and May, part three

Fight For You Life (1977}
  Video Nasties, Part 3

Final Prayer (2013)
  Brief viewing notes, July 2016

Finishing Line, The (1976)
  Vampire Circus footnote

Fires Were Started (1943)
  Basil Dearden, Humphrey Jennings, and the fires of London

First Men in the Moon (1964)
  Binging on Twilight Time

Flame In the Streets (1961)
  Recent Viewing part 1

Flaming Star (1960)
  Binging on Twilight Time

Flying Swords of Dragon Gate (2011)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 2

For Those in Peril (1944)
  A week of DVDs

Forgiveness of Blood, The (2011)
  DVD Review: The Forgiveness of Blood (2011)

Forgotten Silver (1995)
  Lost and Found
  The real pleasure of fake commentaries

Forza Bastia (1978)
  The Complete Jacques Tati on Blu-ray

Four Faces West (1948)
  In-flight entertainment

Four Feathers, The (1939)
  DVD of the week: The Four Feathers (1939)

Four-Sided Triangle (1953)
  Genre On Disk, part one

Foxcatcher (2014)
  October viewing notes

Frailty (2001)
  Miscellaneous Thoughts

Frankenstein's Army (2013)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 2

French Cancan (1954)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 1

French Dressing (1964)
  Viewing notes, March 2017: Part Two

Freshman, The (1925)
  Blu-ray Review: Harold Lloyd's The Freshman (1925)

Frightmare (1974)
  Spectrum of Horror: from class to crass

From a Whisper to a Scream (1987)
  Viewing notes July-August 2015

From Up On Poppy Hill (2011)
  Everyday magic: Goro Miyazaki's From Up On Poppy Hill

Full Metal Jacket (1986)
  Stanley Kubrick 8A: Male Anxiety and WarFull Metal Jacket (1986)

Funhouse, The (1981)
  Random notes: August 2016

Furious 7 (2015)
  Viewing notes, March-April 2015: part one

Fury (2014)
  Viewing notes July-August 2015, part two

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Gaea Girls (2000)
  Recent Documentary Viewing, Part 2

Gai dimanche (1935)
  The Complete Jacques Tati on Blu-ray

Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden, The (2013)
  Viewing notes July-August 2015

Game, The (1997)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 1

Gangster Squad (2013)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 2

Ganja & Hess (1973)
  Styles of Horror, part two

Garth Marenghi's Darkplace (2004)
  The real pleasure of fake commentaries

Gaslight (1940)
  Thorold Dickinson

Gates of Heaven (1978)
  Listmania redux: The Greatest Documentaries of All Time, part two

Gator (1976)
  Viewing notes, March 2017: Part One

Gator Green (2013)
  Representing Violence: The Manson Family (2003)

Geisha House, The (1999)
  DVD (actually Blu-Ray) of the Week: Battle Royale (2000)

Genocide (1968)
  When Horror Came to Shochiku: from absurd to apocalypse ...

Germany Pale Mother (1980)
  Year End 2015

Get Carter (1971)
  The good and the bad of Warner Brothers

Get Mean (1975)
  Viewing notes, March 2017: Part One

Ghost Story for Christmas (1971-78, 2005-13), A
  Ghosts of Television Past, part one

Giant Claw, The (1957)
  The joy of B: Sam Katzman's 1950s horrors

Girl Who Knew Too Much, The (1963)
  Mario Bava and Italian genre film: Gialli and Thrillers

Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, The (2011)
  Recent Viewing part 3: brief notes

Giuseppina (1959)
  DVD diary: another eclectic week – part two

Gleaners & I, The (2000)
  Listmania redux: The Greatest Documentaries of All Time, part two

Glen and Randa (1971)My Girlfriend's Wedding (1969)
  Whatever Happened to Jim McBride?

Glissements progressifs du plaisir (1974)
  The cinema of Alain Robbe-Grillet

God Told Me To (1976)
  Recent viewing, May-June 2016, part one

Gods of Egypt (2016)
  A 3D New Year
  Brief viewing notes, July 2016

Goke, Body Snatcher From Hell (1968)
  When Horror Came to Shochiku: from absurd to apocalypse ...

Gold (1934)
  Recent viewing, May-June 2016, part two

Good Times, Wonderful Times (1965)
  Lionel Rogosin: part two

Goon (2012)
  Goon: Made in Winnipeg

Gorgo (1961)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 1

Gospel According to Matthew, The (1964)
  Recent Viewing 1

Gow: The Headhunter (1931)
  A picture needs a thousand words ...

Grand Hotel (1932)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 1

Grandmaster, The (2013)
  Genre Viewing 2

Gravity (2013)
  Genre Viewing: Science Fiction

Great White Silence, The (1924)
  Documentary and the evolution of movies
  Recent Viewing 2

Grey Gardens (1975)
  Listmania redux: The Greatest Documentaries of All Time, part two

Guardian, The (1990)
  More random notes: September 2016

Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967)
  Twilight Time: Fantasies of romance

H

H-Bomb, The (1956)
  Val Guest and The Day the Earth Caught Fire (1961)

Hail, Caesar! (2016)
  Late winter viewing, part two

Halloween (1978)
  Watching Horror
  Remaking and undoing horror

Halloween (2007)
  Remaking and undoing horror

Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers (1988)
  Watching Horror

Halloween 5 (1989)
  Watching Horror

Halloween H2O: Twenty Years Later (1998)
  Watching Horror

Halloween II (1981)
  Watching Horror

Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982)
  Watching Horror

Halloween: Resurrection (2002)
  Watching Horror

Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995)
  Watching Horror

Hangmen Also Die! (1943)
  Seeing the world in black-and-white ... again

Hangover Square (1945)
  Hangover Square and the mysteries of adaptation

Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 2

Happy Anniversary (1962)
  Discovery and loss: Pierre Etaix 1928-2016

Harbour Drift (1929)
  Guest blog: A Weimar Cinema Revelation: Harbour Drift (1929), part two
  Guest blog: A Weimar Cinema Revelation: Harbour Drift (1929), part one

Hard To Be a God (2013)
  Aleksei German's Hard to Be a God (2013)

Harlock: Space Pirate (2013)
  Late winter viewing, part two

Harper (1966)
  Viewing notes, March-April 2015: part two

Harry Brown (2009)
  Recent viewing, part 2

Haunted Palace, The (1963)
  Styles of Horror, part two

Hawaii (1966)
  Recent Twilight Time releases

Haywire (2011)
  Recent viewing - theatrical

Heads (1994)
  My one sad shot at stardom

Heart of a Dog (2015)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Laurie Anderson's Heart of a Dog (2015)

Heart of the Angel (1989)
  DVD diary: another eclectic week – part one

Heartless (2009)
  Miscellaneous Thoughts

Hearts and Minds (1973)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Hearts and Minds (1973)

Hell on Earth: The Desecration and Resurrection of The Devils (2002)
  Cursed by Warner Brothers:The Strange Fate of Ken Russell's The Devils (1971)

Hell or High Water (2016)
  Viewing notes, March 2017: Part Two

Hellmouth (2014)
  Viewing notes July-August 2015

Hellstrom Chronicle, The (1971)
  Recent Viewing part 3: brief notes

Hellzapoppin (1941)
  Deconstructing Hollywood ... for laughs: Hellzapoppin (1941)

Henri-Georges Clouzot's Inferno (2009)
  DVD diary: another eclectic week – part two

Her Private Hell (1968)
  Recent Viewing part 1

Here Comes Mr. Jordan (1941)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Here Comes Mr. Jordan (1941)

Here Comes the Devil (2012)
  Recent Viewing: April and May, part one

Here Is Your Life (1966)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Here Is Your Life (1966)

Heroes of Telemark, The (1965)
  Recent Viewing part 3: brief notes

Herschell Gordon Lewis: The Godfather of Gore (2010)
  Recent viewing, part 3

Hickey & Boggs (1972)
  Law, disorder and cynicism in the '70s

Hide and Seek (1972)
  Recent disks from England, part one

High Command, The (1937)
  Thorold Dickinson

High Treason (1951)
  Damned Treason

High Wind in Jamaica, A (1965)
  Innocence and corruption in the films of Alexander Mackendrick

High-Rise (2015)
  Viewing notes, September 2016

Hill 24 Doesn't Answer (1955)
  Thorold Dickinson

Hills Have Eyes: Part 2, The (1985)
  Trash diversions

Himizu (2011)
  Recent Viewing 2

Hitch In Time, A (1978)
  Recent disks from England, part one

Hitler - A Film from Germany (1977)
  Listmania redux: The Greatest Documentaries of All Time, part two

Hitler's Children (1943)
  A DVD Addict In Paris

Holcroft Covenant, The (1985)
  Brief viewing notes, July 2016

Hole In the Ground, The (1962)
  Val Guest and The Day the Earth Caught Fire (1961)
  Nuclear Madness

Hollywood Boulevard (1976)
  Late summer viewing 2014, part one

Home From the Hill (1985/87)
  DVD diary: another eclectic week – part one

Home-Made Car, The (1963)
  DVD diary: another eclectic week – part two

Honeymoon Killers, The (1969)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: The Honeymoon Killers (1969)

Horror of Dracula (1958)
  Genre On Disk, part one

Horror Show, The (1989)
  Styles of Horror, part three

Horsehead (2014)
  Artsploitation Films and the boundaries of horror

Hotel Terminus (1988)
  Listmania redux: The Greatest Documentaries of All Time, part two
  DVD diary: September - part one

Hound of the Baskervilles (1939)
  DVD diary: September - part one

Hound of the Baskervilles, The (1959)
  Hammer Horror on Blu-ray

House By the Cemetery, The (1981)
  Recent Viewing: horror from Arrow Video

House Is Black, The (1963)
  An evening with Jonathan Rosenbaum

House of Bamboo (1955)
  Year End 2015

House of Exorcism, The (1975)
  Mario Bava and Italian genre film: Horror

House of the End Times, The (2013)
  Recent Viewing: April and May, part one

House of Usher (1960)
  Styles of Horror, part two
  Genre On Disk, part one

House on Haunted Hill (1959)
  Oh, the horror! part two

House on Straw Hill, The (1976)
  Acting Up a Storm

House With 100 Eyes, The (2013)
  Artsploitation Films and the boundaries of horror

How to Get Ahead in Advertising (1989)
  Boxed in ... the urge to collect

Howling, The (1981)
  Horrors, Old and New

Human Centipede 3: Final Sequence, The (2015)
  Recent viewing: miscellaneous disks

Hunger Games, The (2012)
  March viewing: John Carter, The Hunger Games, Chronicle

Hurry Sundown (1967)
  Year End 2013

Hush ... Hush, Sweet Charlotte (1964)
  Twilight Time round-up

Hyena (2014)
  Recent viewing: miscellaneous disks

I

I Am Belfast (2015)
  Viewing notes, March 2017: Part Two

I cannibali (1970)
  Recent Viewing: April and May, part one

I Come in Peace (1990)
  Notes on Recent Viewing, part three

I Knew Her Well (1965)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Antonio Pietrangeli's I Knew Her Well (1965)

I Padroni della Citta (1976)
  Raro Video and Italian genre cinema

I Spit on Your Grave (1978)
  Remaking and undoing horror
  Video Nasties, Part 3

I Spit on Your Grave (2010)
  Remaking and undoing horror

I tre volti della paura (1963)
  Mario Bava and Italian genre film: Horror

I Vinti (1952)
  Background Detail

I Was a Fireman (1943)
  Basil Dearden, Humphrey Jennings, and the fires of London

I Will Buy You (1956)
  DVD Review: Masaki Kobayashi Against the System (Eclipse)

I'm Still Here (2010)
  Recent Viewing: April and May, part three

Il Boss (1973)
  Raro Video and Italian genre cinema

Il Tetto (1956)
  Recent viewing, May-June 2016, part one

Im Lauf der Zeit (1976)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Wim Wenders' The Road Trilogy (1974-76)

Imitation Game, The (2014)
  Year End 2014

Immortal One, The (1963)
  The cinema of Alain Robbe-Grillet

Immortal Story, The (1968)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Orson Welles' The Immortal Story (1968)

Immortals (2011)
  Recent Viewing part 3: brief notes

In a Lonely Place (1950)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: In a Lonely Place (1950)

In a Valley of Violence (2016)
  Viewing notes, March 2017: Part Two

In Cold Blood (1967)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Richard Brooks' In Cold Blood (1967)

In the Company of Men (1995)
  DVD diary: another eclectic week – part one

In the Fog (2012)
  Recent Viewing: April and May, part two

Incident at Loch Ness (2004)
  The real pleasure of fake commentaries

Incredible Melting Man, The (1977)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 2

Incredible Shrinking Man, The (1957)
  They don't make 'em like that any more ...

Indian Tomb, The (1959)
  DVD diary: another eclectic week – part one

Inferno (1980)
  Recent Viewing: horror from Arrow Video

Inglourious Basterds (2009)
  The Director as Sociopath ...

Inherent Vice (2014)
  A bear, a detective and the big city

Inheritance, The (1962)
  DVD Review: Masaki Kobayashi Against the System (Eclipse)

Innkeepers, The (2011)
  Miscellaneous Thoughts
  Recent Viewing 2

Innocent Bystanders (1972)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 1

Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)
  Recent Viewing: April and May, part two

Insomnia (1997)
  Remaking and undoing horror

Insomnia (2002)
  Remaking and undoing horror

Insomniac, The (1971)
  Notes on Recent Viewing, part one

Institute Benjamenta (1995)
  Recent viewing - video

Intersections (1977)
  Francoise Romand: The Camera I

Interstellar (2014)
  Viewing notes, March-April 2015: part two

Invaders (1967-68), The
  Binge Viewing

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
  Recent Viewing: July 2013

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
  Notes on Recent Viewing, part three

Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion (1970)
  The Pathology of Power:Elio Petri's Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion

Iron Giant, The (1999)
  More random notes: September 2016

Island of Death (1976)
  Late winter viewing, part two

Island of Dr. Moreau (1996)
  Lost Soul: Richard Stanley vs Hollywood commerce

Island of Dr. Moreau, The (1996)
  Recent viewing, part 3

Island of Lost Souls (1932)
  Recent viewing, part 3

Island of Terror (1966)
  Terence Fisher and science fiction

It Always Rains on Sunday (1947)
  Googie Withers (1917-2011)
  Ealing Studios

It Came From Kuchar (2009)
  The pleasures of transgression

It Came From Outer Space (1953)
  A 3D New Year

It Follows (2014)
  Viewing notes, March-April 2015: part one

It Happened One Night (1934)
  Criterion Blu-ray review:Frank Capra's It Happened One Night (1934)

It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World (1963)
  It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World: Stanley Kramer's struggle to be funny

It's in the Bag! (1945)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 2

Italian Connection, The (1972)
  Raro Video and Italian genre cinema

Ivan's Childhood (1962)
  Andrei Tarkovsky

J

Jack Reacher (2012)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 2

Jane Eyre (2011)
  Recent Viewing part 3: brief notes

Jason Bourne (2016)
  Tripping, shopping and the airborne multiplex

Jazz Singer, The (1959)
  Jerry Lewis in The Jazz Singer (1959)

Jellyfish Eyes (2013)
  Late winter viewing, part one

Jenseits der Strasse (1929)
  Guest blog: A Weimar Cinema Revelation: Harbour Drift (1929), part two
  Guest blog: A Weimar Cinema Revelation: Harbour Drift (1929), part one

Jester's Tale, A (1964)
  Late summer viewing 2014, part three

Jimmy Murakami: Non-Alien (2010)
  Twilight Time again ...

Joanna (1968)
  DVD diary: another eclectic week – part two

Jodorowsky's Dune (2013)
  Jodorowsky's Dune: the triumph of imagination

John Carter (2012)
  March viewing: John Carter, The Hunger Games, Chronicle

John Dies at the End (2012)
  John Dies At the End ... and that's not a bad thing

Johnny on the Run (1953)
  Recent disks from England, part one

Jour de fete (1949)
  The Complete Jacques Tati on Blu-ray

Journey to Italy (1954)
  Rossellini & Bergman: a collision of life and art

Journey to the Beginning of Time (1955)
  The Fabulous World of Karel Zeman

Journey to the Center of the Earth (1959)
  Binging on Twilight Time

Ju-On (2000)
  DVD diary: another eclectic week – part one

Ju-On 2 (2000)
  DVD diary: another eclectic week – part one

Ju-On: White Ghost/Ju-On: Black Ghost (2009)
  DVD diary: another eclectic week – part one

Jubilation Street (1944)
  Subverting propaganda:Keisuke Kinoshita and World War II

Judex (1963)
  Criterion DVD Review: Judex (1963)

Judgment at Nuremberg (1961)
  Twilight Time again ...

Juggernaut (1974)
  Blu-rays from Kino Lorber

Jungle Book (1942)
  Sabu and the Kordas

K

Karl May (1974)
  Listmania redux: The Greatest Documentaries of All Time, part two

Khartoum (1966)
  Twilight Time X 3

Kill Zombie (2012)
  Late summer viewing 2014, part one

Killer Elite, The (1975)
  More from Twilight Time

Killer's Kiss (1955)
  Stanley Kubrick part 1: Becoming Kubrick

Killer's Moon (1978)
  Trash diversions

Killers (1946, The
  Criterion Blu-ray review: The Killers (1946/1964)

Killers, The (1956)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: The Killers (1946/1964)

Killers, The (1964)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: The Killers (1946/1964)
  Recent disks from England: Arrow Video, part one

Killing, The (1956)
  Stanley Kubrick part 1: Becoming Kubrick

King of Kings (1961)
  Recent Viewing 1

King of the Hill (1993)
  The Apprenticeship of Steven Soderbergh: King of the Hill (1993)

Kings of the Road (1976)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Wim Wenders' The Road Trilogy (1974-76)

Kiss of the Vampire, The (1963)
  Hammer Horror on Blu-ray

Krabat: The Sorcerer's Apprentice (1978)
  Notes on Recent Viewing, part two

Kramasha: To Be Continued (2007)
  An evening with Jonathan Rosenbaum

Kubo and the Two Strings (2016)
  Kubo and the Two Strings (2016)

Kwaidan (1964)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 1

L

L'Assassino (1961)
  Late summer viewing 2014, part three

L'ecole des facteurs (1946)
  The Complete Jacques Tati on Blu-ray

L'homme qui ment (1968)
  The cinema of Alain Robbe-Grillet

L'Illusioniste (2010)
  DVD diary: September - part two

L'immortelle (1963)
  The cinema of Alain Robbe-Grillet

L'éden et après (1970)
  The cinema of Alain Robbe-Grillet

La casa del fin de los tiempos (2013)
  Recent Viewing: April and May, part one

La Chienne (1931)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Jean Renoir's La Chienne (1931)

La Habanera (1937)
  DVD of the Week: La Habanera (1937)

La Mala Ordina (1972)
  Raro Video and Italian genre cinema

La Nuit des Traquees (1980)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 2

La Piscine (1969)
  Recent viewing: April & May 2016

La rose de fer (1973)
  Recent Viewing

La tete d'un homme (1933)
  Julien Duvivier in the Thirties: Eclipse 44

La vampire nue (1970)
  Recent Viewing

La Zona (2007)
  DVD diary: September - part two

Laddaland (2011)
  DVD Review: Laddaland (2011)

Lady From Shanghai, The (1947)
  Recent viewing: November 2015

Lady in Cement (1968)
  Twilight Time round-up

Ladykillers, The (1955)
  Innocence and corruption in the films of Alexander Mackendrick

Land of Hope, The (2012)
  Recent disks from England, part two

Land of Milk and Honey (1971)
  Discovery and loss: Pierre Etaix 1928-2016

Last Airbender, The (2010)
  A week of DVDs

Last House on the Left, The (1972)
  Remaking and undoing horror

Last House on the Left, The (2009)
  Remaking and undoing horror

Last Man on Earth, The (1964)
  Oh, the horror! part two

Last Performance, The (1929)
  Disk discovery: Paul Fejos' Lonesome (1928) from Criterion

Last Stand, The (2013)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 2

Laughing Policeman, The (1973)
  Walter Matthau, man of action?

Le Beau Serge (1958)
  Recent Viewing: the New Wave

Le Bonheur (1965)
  Recent Viewing: the New Wave

Le frisson des vampires (1971)
  Recent Viewing

Les Cousins (1959)
  Recent Viewing: the New Wave

Les documents interdits (1989)
  Found-footage addendum

Les Raisins de la Morte (1978)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 2

Let Us Prey (2014)
  Viewing notes July-August 2015

Letter Never Sent (1959)
  DVD of the Week: Letter Never Sent (1959)

Letter to Momo, A (2011)
  More recent animation

Levres de sang (1975)
  Recent Viewing

Ley There Be Light (1946)
  John Huston's Let There Be Light (1946)

Lifeforce (1985)
  Horrors, Old and New

Lift (2001)
  DVD of the Week: All White in Barking/Men of the City

Lights Out (2013)
  Watching Horror

Lilies of the Field (1963)
  Two More from Twilight Time

Lisa and the Devil (1973)
  Mario Bava and Italian genre film: Horror

Little House, The (2014)
  Late winter viewing, part two

Little Malcolm and His Struggle Against the Eunuchs (1974)
  Flipside: extreme male anxiety

Living Magoroku, The (1943)
  Subverting propaganda:Keisuke Kinoshita and World War II

Living Skeleton, The (1968)
  When Horror Came to Shochiku: from absurd to apocalypse ...

Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World (2016)
  Tripping, shopping and the airborne multiplex

Locke (2014)
  In real life, resetting is more difficult ...

Lolita (1962)
  Stanley Kubrick 4A: America in England - Lolita (1962)

Lonesome (1928)
  Disk discovery: Paul Fejos' Lonesome (1928) from Criterion

Long Arm, The (1956)
  Ealing Studios

Long Good Friday, The (1980)
  Recent disks from Arrow Video

Long Goodbye, The (1973)
  Recent disks from England, part two

Longford (2007)
  Recent viewing, part 2

Look of Silence, The (2014)
  Joshua Oppenheimer's The Look of Silence (2014)

Lord of the Flies (1963)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 1

Lords of Salem, The (2012)
  Recent Viewing: July 2013

Lorna the Exorcist (1974)
  DVD diary: another eclectic week – part one

Los Angeles Plays Itself (2003)
  A bear, a detective and the big city

Lost Hearts (1973)
  Ghosts of Television Past, part one

Lost Soul: The Doomed Journey of Richard Stanley's Island of Dr. Moreau (2014)
  Lost Soul: Richard Stanley vs Hollywood commerce

Love on the Dole (1941)
  Guest blog: William K. Everson & British Film part 2
  Quality control

Love on the Dole (1951)
  Seeing the world in black-and-white ... again

Lovecraft: Fear of the Unknown (2008)
  Recent viewing, part 2

Loving Memory (1970)
  DVD of the Week: Loving Memory (1970)

Ludwig - Requiem for a Virgin King (1972)
  Listmania redux: The Greatest Documentaries of All Time, part two

Lunch Hour (1962)
  DVD diary: another eclectic week – part two

Lunopolis (2009)
  DVD of the week: Lunopolis

M

M*A*S*H (1970)
  Viewing notes, September 2016

Macbeth (1971)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Polanski's Macbeth (1971)

Machine That Kills People, The (1952)
  Recent viewing: April & May 2016

Machine, The (2013)
  Robots "R" Us

Mad Max (1979)
  Mad Max: from B-movie to Myth

Mad Max 2 (1981)
  Mad Max: from B-movie to Myth

Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985)
  Mad Max: from B-movie to Myth

Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
  The return of Mad Max ... kind of

Mademoiselle Fifi (1944)
  An evening of Guy de Maupassant on film
  A DVD Addict In Paris

Madonna of the Seven Moons (1945)
  Steamy Screen: The Melodramas of Gainsborough Pictures

Maitresse (1976)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 1

Major Dundee (1965)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 2

Making of the President 1960, The (1963)
  Reviewing documentary
  DVD Review: The Making of the President: The 1960s

Making of the President 1964, The (1966)
  Reviewing documentary
  DVD Review: The Making of the President: The 1960s

Making of the President 1968, The (1969)
  Reviewing documentary
  DVD Review: The Making of the President: The 1960s

Malatesta's Carnival of Blood (1973)
  Arrow's American Horror Project, vol 1

Mama (2013)
  Blu-ray Review: Mama (2013)

Man in Grey, The (1943)
  Steamy Screen: The Melodramas of Gainsborough Pictures

Man in the White Suit, The (1951)
  Innocence and corruption in the films of Alexander Mackendrick

Man of Violence (1969)
  Recent viewing - video

Man Who Knew Too Much, The (1934)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 1

Man Who Lies, The (1968)
  The cinema of Alain Robbe-Grillet

Man Who Would Be King, The (1975)
  Year End 2013

Man With the Iron Fists, The (2012)
  Pure Genre Pleasure: The Man With the Iron Fists

Man With Two Heads, The (1972)
  A Poverty Row evening

Mandy (1952)
  Innocence and corruption in the films of Alexander Mackendrick
  Ealing Studios

Manos: The Hands of Fate (1966)
  Five Shades of B

Manson Family, The (1997)
  Representing Violence: The Manson Family (2003)

Maps To the Stars (2014)
  David Cronenberg, now ... and then

March! (1971)
  More Recent Disks From England: The Return of Flipside

Mark of the Devil (1970)
  Recent Viewing: more horror from Arrow

Mask of Satan, The (1960)
  Mario Bava and Italian genre film: Horror

Masque of the Red Death, The (1964)
  Styles of Horror, part two

Master of the House (1925)
  Criterion Blu-ray Review: Master of the House (1925)

Master of the World (1961)
  Mining a shrinking vein: The Vincent Price Collection III

Master Race, The (1944)
  A week of DVDs

Master, The (2012)
  Paul Thomas Anderson's The Master

Masters of Horror: Cigarette Burns (2005)
  Lost and Found

Matinee (1993)
  Viewing notes, March 2017: Part One

McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)
  Leonard Cohen, Robert Altman and an elegy to a national myth

Medium Cool (1969)
  DVD Review: Medium Cool (1969)

Melancholia (2011)
  Year End 2011

Men In Black 3 (2012)
  Summer Viewing

Men in War (1957)
  In-flight entertainment

Men of the City (2009)
  DVD of the Week: All White in Barking/Men of the City

Men of Two Worlds (1946)
  Thorold Dickinson

Menschen am Sonntag (1930)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 1

Message From Space (1978)
  DVD (actually Blu-Ray) of the Week: Battle Royale (2000)

Messiah of Evil (1973)
  DVD of the week: Messiah of Evil (1973)

Metropolis (1927)
  Robots "R" Us

Midnight Special (2016)
  Brief viewing notes, July 2016

Milano Calibro 9 (1972)
  Raro Video and Italian genre cinema

Mill & the Cross, The (2011)
  Recent Viewing part 2

Millions Like Us (1943)
  A week of DVDs

Mimic (1997)
  Recent viewing, part 1

Miracle In Milan (1950)
  Recent viewing, May-June 2016, part one

Miracolo a Milano (1950)
  Recent viewing, May-June 2016, part one

Mirror (1975)
  Andrei Tarkovsky
  "Art films" and the nature of boredom

Mississippi Mermaid (1969)
  Year End 2015

Mix-Up ou meli-melo (1986)
  Francoise Romand: The Camera I

Mock Up on Mu (2009)
  DVD diary: September - part two

Moment of Truth, The (1965)
  DVD of the Week:The Moment of Truth (1965) by Francesco Rosi

Mon Oncle (1958)
  The Complete Jacques Tati on Blu-ray

Mona Lisa (1986)
  Recent disks from Arrow Video

Mondo Candido (1975)
  Recent Viewing

Mondo Cane (1962)
  Gualtiero Jacopetti (1919-2011)

Monkey Shines (1988)
  Oh, the horror!

Monsieur Hulot's Holiday (1953)
  The Complete Jacques Tati on Blu-ray

Monster of Highgate Ponds, The (1961)
  Recent disks from England, part one

Moon Over the Alley, The (1975)
  DVD of the week: Duffer/The Moon Over the Alley

Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
  Viewing notes, March-April 2015: part two

More (1969)
  Recent viewing - video

Morgan (2016)
  Tripping, shopping and the airborne multiplex

Morgiana (1972)
  A week of DVDs

Morning for the Osone Family (1946)
  Subverting propaganda:Keisuke Kinoshita and World War II

Moslems in Britain: Cardiff (1961)
  Recent viewing, part 1

Most Dangerous Game, The (1932)
  A picture needs a thousand words ...

Most Wanted Man, A (2014)
  Viewing notes, March-April 2015: part two

Motel Hell (1980)
  Late summer viewing 2014, part one

Mr Deeds Goes to Town (1936)
  Blast from the past: a 28-year-old term paper

Mr. Death (1999)
  Listmania redux: The Greatest Documentaries of All Time, part two

Mud (2012)
  Recent Viewing: April and May, part three

Multi-Facial (1995)
  Vin Diesel: fitting in

Murder In the Cathedral (1951)
  Late winter viewing, part two

Murph the Surf (1975)
  DVD Review: Robert Conrad Double Feature

Murphy's War (1971)
  Peter Yates (1929-2011)

My African Farm (1988)
  DVD diary: another eclectic week – part one

My Ain Folk (1973)
  The subjectivity of watching: Bertrand Tavernier's Death Watch (1980)

My Name Is Nobody (1973)
  Recent Viewing: April and May, part three

My Son John (1952)
  Disk of the Week: My Son John (1952) - Bad craziness in Hollywood

My Way Home (1964)
  Miklos Jancso and the abuses of power

Mysterious Island (1961)
  More from Twilight Time

N

N. a pris les dés... (1971)
  The cinema of Alain Robbe-Grillet

N. Took the Dice (1971)
  The cinema of Alain Robbe-Grillet

Naked City (1958-), The
  Notes on Recent Viewing, part three

Nashville (1975)
  Viewing notes, September 2016

Negativipeg (2010)
  The Genius of Matthew Rankin

Neighboring Sounds (2012)
  Viewing notes, March-April 2015: part two

Nest, The (1988)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 2

New Land, The (1972)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Jan Troell's The Emigrants (1971) and The New Land (1972)

New Tale of Zatoichi (1963)
  Year End 2013

Next of Kin, The (1942)
  Ealing Studios
  Thorold Dickinson

Night Creatures (1962)
  Hammer Horror on Blu-ray

Night Ferry (1976)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 2

Night of the Big Heat (1967)
  Terence Fisher and science fiction

Night of the Generals (1966)
  The "good German" in war movies

Night Tide (1960)
  Genre On Disk, part one

Night To Remember, A (1958)
  DVD of the Week: A Night to Remember (1958)

Night Visitor, The (1971)
  See Max, see Max run ... in his underwear

Nightbirds (1968)
  Flipside: the Art of Andy Milligan

Nightbreed (1990/2014)
  The resurrection of Clive Barker's Nightbreed (1990/2014)

Nightcomers, The (1971)
  Michael Winner 1935-2013

Nightmare (1964)
  Hammer Horror on Blu-ray

Nine Men (1943)
  A week of DVDs

Nineteen Eighty-Four (1954)
  Quality control

Ninja III: The Domination (1984)
  Genre On Disk, part two

No Blade of Grass (1970)
  Disk error: No Blade of Grass (Warner Archive)

Noon Wine (1966)
  More from Twilight Time

North Star, The (1943)
  Year End 2015

Norwegian Ninja (2010)
  Recent Viewing part 3: brief notes

Nostalghia (1983)
  Andrei Tarkovsky

Not Counting the Savages (1972)
  More Recent Disks From England: The Return of Flipside

Nowhere to Go (1958)
  Recent Disks From England
  Ealing Studios

Number 13 (2006)
  Ghosts of Television Past, part one

Nurse 3D (2013)
  A 3D New Year
  Styles of Horror, part three

Nutty Professor, The (1963)
  Recent viewing: November 2015

O

Oblivion (2013)
  Genre Viewing: Science Fiction

Obsession (1976)
  Late summer viewing 2014, part two

Oculus (2014)
  Oh, the horror! part two

Odd Man Out (1947)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Carol Reed's Odd Man Out (1947)

Odds Against Tomorrow (1959)
  Seeing the world in black-and-white ... again

Offence, The (1972)
  Sidney Lumet, from stage to screen

Omen, The (1976)
  Beware the children!

On demande une brute (1934)
  The Complete Jacques Tati on Blu-ray

On the Beach (1959)
  Viewing notes July-August 2015, part two

On the Black Hill (1988)
  New releases from the BFI, 2016: Part 2

On the Bowery (1956)
  Lionel Rogosin: On the Bowery (1956)

On the Comet (1970)
  The pleasures of hand-made animation

On the Silver Globe (1988)
  Entering Other Worlds, part 3

On Vampyres and Other Symptoms (2011)
  The revival of Flipside

One of the Missing (1968)
  DVD of the Week: Loving Memory (1970)

One River, Two Shores: Reflections on the Mackenzie Gas Pipeline (2009)
  Mackenzie Valley gas pains

One-Eyed Jacks (1961)
  Marlon Brando's One-Eyed Jacks (1961)
  Stanley Kubrick 2: The Business - Spartacus (1960)

Only Lovers Left Alive (2013)
  Viewing notes, March-April 2015: part two

Operation Hurricane (1952)
  Val Guest and The Day the Earth Caught Fire (1961)

Operation Third Form (1966)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 2

Orderly and Disorderly (1981)
  An evening with Jonathan Rosenbaum

Orphan (2009)
  Beware the children!

Other, The (1972)
  Notes on Recent Viewing, part three
  Beware the children!

Our Hitler (1977)
  Listmania redux: The Greatest Documentaries of All Time, part two

Out of the Furnace (2013)
  Recent Viewing: April and May, part two

Out of the Unknown: BBC (1965-71)
  Year End 2015

Outbreak (1995)
  In-flight entertainment

Overlanders, The (1946)
  Ealing Studios

Oxford Murders, The (2008)
  Recent Viewing part 2

P

Pacific Rim (2013)
  Thinking About Genre, part 1
  Recent Viewing: July 2013

Paddington (2014)
  A bear, a detective and the big city

Pain & Gain (2013)
  Year End 2013

Parade (1974)
  The Complete Jacques Tati on Blu-ray

Paradigm (1969)
  More Recent Disks From England: The Return of Flipside

Paradise Lost 2: Revelations (2000)
  Recent Documentary Viewing, Part 1: Paradise Lost Trilogy (1996-2011)

Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory (2011)
  Recent Documentary Viewing, Part 1: Paradise Lost Trilogy (1996-2011)

Paradise Lost: The Child Murders in Paradise Hills (1996)
  Recent Documentary Viewing, Part 1: Paradise Lost Trilogy (1996-2011)

Paradise: Faith (2012)
  The Lure of Paradise

Paradise: Hope (2013)
  The Lure of Paradise

Paradise: Love (2012)
  The Lure of Paradise

Paranoiac (1963)
  Hammer Horror on Blu-ray

ParaNorman (2012)
  Summer Viewing

Partie de campagne (1936/46)
  An evening of Guy de Maupassant on film

Passion of the Christ, The (2004)
  The Passion of Mel Gibson

Paths of Glory (1957)
  Stanley Kubrick part 1: Becoming Kubrick

People on Sunday (1930)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 1

Performance (1970)
  Arrow Video, part two: White of the Eye (1987)

Peter Lorre: Das Doppelte Gesicht (1984)
  Recent viewing: miscellaneous disks

Petropolis (2009)
  DVD of the Week: Petropolis (2009)

Phantasm (1979)
  John Dies At the End ... and that's not a bad thing

Phantom (2013)
  Recent Viewing: April and May, part one

Phantom of the Opera, The (1962)
  Hammer Horror on Blu-ray

Phantom of the Paradise (1974)
  Recent disks from England: Arrow Video, part one

Phenomena (1985)
  Recent Viewing: horror from Arrow Video

Pictures From Life's Other Side (1971)
  Whatever Happened to Jim McBride?

Pink String and Sealing Wax (1945)
  Googie Withers (1917-2011)
  Ealing Studios

Pit Stop (1969)
  Recent disks from England: Arrow Video, part one

PlayTime (1967)
  The Complete Jacques Tati on Blu-ray

Plunder Road (1957)
  Genre On Disk, part two

Poem (1971)
  More Recent Disks From England: The Return of Flipside

Poil de Carotte (1932)
  Julien Duvivier in the Thirties: Eclipse 44

Point, The (1971)
  More Recent Viewing

Pool of London (1951)
  Ealing Studios

Poor Pretty Eddie (1975)
  DVD diary: another eclectic week – part one

Port of Flowers (1943)
  Subverting propaganda:Keisuke Kinoshita and World War II

Poseidon Adventure, The (1972)
  Viewing notes, March-April 2015: part one

Prayer for the Dying, A (1987)
  Recent Twilight Time releases

Predestination (2014)
  Oh, the horror! part two

Premium Rush (2012)
  Summer Viewing

Premonition, The (1976)
  Arrow's American Horror Project, vol 1

Prince of Darkness (1987)
  Genre On Disk, part two

Prison (1988)
  Genre On Disk, part two

Prisoners (2013)
  Genre Viewing 2

Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The (1970)
  Blu-rays from Kino Lorber

Privilege (1967)
  Recent disks from England, part one

Profondo Rosso (1975)
  DVD diary: another eclectic week – part one

Prohibition (2011)
  Recent Viewing 1

Prometheus (2012)
  Disappointment of the week: Prometheus

Prostitute (1980)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 1

Psycho (1960)
  Alfred Hitchcock's PSYCHO

Psychomania (1973)
  New releases from the BFI, 2016

Purge, The (2013)
  October viewing notes

Purge: Anarchy, The (2014)
  October viewing notes

Purple Noon (1960)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 1

Pyramid, The (2014)
  Recent viewing: miscellaneous disks

Pyx, The (1973)
  Recent viewing: miscellaneous disks

Q

Quadrophenia (1979)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 1

Quatermass 2 (1957)
  Nigel Kneale & British genre television

Quatermass 2: BBC (1955)
  Nigel Kneale & British genre television

Quatermass and the Pit (1967)
  Nigel Kneale & British genre television

Quatermass and the Pit: BBC (1958-59)
  Nigel Kneale & British genre television

Quatermass Experiment: BBC, The (1953)
  Nigel Kneale & British genre television

Quatermass Xperiment, The (1955)
  Val Guest on Blu-ray
  Nigel Kneale & British genre television

Queen of Spades, The (1949)
  Thorold Dickinson

Quiet Place in the Country, A (1968)
  Recent discoveries on disk

Quintet (1979)
  Entering Other Worlds, part 3

R

Rabbit Is Me, The (1965)
  Kurt Maetzig (1911-2012)

Rabid (1977)
  David Cronenberg, now ... and then

Rabid Dogs (1974/1996)
  Mario Bava and Italian genre film: Gialli and Thrillers

Rage (1972)
  Otto Preminger and Anatomy of a Murder (1959)

Raid 2, The (2014)
  Late summer viewing 2014, part one

Rare Exports (2010)
  Recent viewing, part 3

Raven, The (1963)
  Oh, the horror! part two

Ravenous (1999)
  Late summer viewing 2014, part one

Ray Harryhausen: Special Effects Titan (2011)
  Brief viewing notes, July 2016

Rear Window (1954)
  Viewing notes, March-April 2015: part one

Reazione a catena (1971)
  Mario Bava and Italian genre film: Gialli and Thrillers

Rebellion (2011)
  Notes on Recent Viewing, part one

Recluse (1979)
  Flipside: The Black Panther (1977)

Reconstruction (1970)
  Discovering Theo Angelopoulos

Red Dawn (2012)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 2

Red Shift (1978)
  Late summer viewing 2014, part three

Reflecting Skin, The (1990)
  Philip Ridley's The Reflecting Skin (1990)

Rencontres (1977)
  Francoise Romand: The Camera I

Repeater (1979)
  Flipside: extreme male anxiety

Repo Man (1984)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 1

Report to the Commissioner (1975)
  Blu-rays from Kino Lorber

Reservoir Dogs (1992)
  The Director as Sociopath ...

Resident Evil: Retribution (2012)
  Film Review: Resident Evil: Retribution

Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2016)
  Evil and dead

Return of Count Yorga, The (1971)
  Recent viewing, May-June 2016, part one

Return of the Fly (1959)
  Oh, the horror! part two

Return of the War Room (2008)
  DVD of the Week: The War Room (1993)

Revenge (1971)
  Recent Viewing part 3: brief notes

Riddick (2013)
  Genre Viewing: Science Fiction

Ride in the Whirlwind (1966)
  Rewriting the West:Monte Hellman's The Shooting and Ride In the Whirlwind

Ride the Pink Horse (1947)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Ride the Pink Horse (1947)

Rider on the Rain (1970)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 1

Riot in Cell Block 11 (1954)
  Criterion Blu-ray Review: Riot In Cell Block 11 (1954)

Rita, Sue and Bob Too (1987)
  More from Twilight Time

River of No Return (1954)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 1

Road Warrior, The (1981)
  Mad Max: from B-movie to Myth

Road: A Story of Life and Death, The (2012)
  Recent Documentary Viewing, Part 2

Robbery (1967)
  Blu-rays from Network

Robin Redbreast: Play For Today (1970)
  Ghosts of Television Past, part one

Robin Wright at The Congress (2013)
  More recent animation

Robinson in Ruins (2010)
  DVD diary: September - part one

RoboCop (1987)
  Robots "R" Us

Rolling Thunder (1977)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 2

Roof, The (1956)
  Recent viewing, May-June 2016, part one

Room 237 (2012)
  Room 237: an obsessive search for meaning in Stanley Kubrick's The Shining

Rosalie (1966)
  An evening of Guy de Maupassant on film

Rosemary's Baby (1968)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 1

Round-Up, The (1965)
  Miklos Jancso and the abuses of power

Rulers of the City (1976)
  Raro Video and Italian genre cinema

Run All Night (2015)
  Recent viewing: miscellaneous disks

Runaway Train (1985)
  Arrow Video, part three: Runaway Train (1985)

Rush (2013)
  Recent Viewing: April and May, part two

Ruthless (1948)
  Edgar G. Ulmer, B-movies, and the art of the low budget

S

Sacrifice, The (1986)
  Andrei Tarkovsky

Safe (2012)
  Summer Viewing

Safe House (2012)
  More in-flight entertainment

Salesman (1968)
  Listmania redux: The Greatest Documentaries of All Time, part two

Salt of Life (2011)
  Recent Viewing 2

Salvage Gang, The (1958)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 2

Salvation, The (2014)
  Viewing notes July-August 2015, part two

Sammy Going South (1963)
  Innocence and corruption in the films of Alexander Mackendrick

Sammy's Super T-Shirt (1978)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 2

Sanctum (2011)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 1

Santa Fe Satan (1973)
  Recent discoveries on disk

Satan Bug, The (1965)
  Late winter viewing, part two
  Recent Viewing: July 2013

Saturn 3 (1980)
  Robots "R" Us

Savage Eye, The (1960)
  Recent viewing, part 1

Savages (2012)
  Summer Viewing

Scanners (1981)
  Cronenberg in transition: Scanners (1981)

Scarlet Worm, The (2011)
  DVD review: The Scarlet Worm (2011)

Schalcken the Painter (1979)
  Ghosts of Television Past, part two

Scorpio (1973)
  More from Twilight Time

Scream and Scream Again (1970)
  Year End 2015

Scream Blacula Scream (1973)
  Blaxploitation and historical counter-narrative

Screamplay (1985)
  The pleasures of transgression

Se donne per l'assassino (1964)
  Mario Bava and Italian genre film: Gialli and Thrillers

Seconds (1966)
  Viewing notes, March-April 2015: part two

Secret of Crickley Hall, The (2012)
  Haunting Television: The Secret of Crickley Hall (2012)

Secret People (1952)
  Thorold Dickinson

Secret World of Arietty, The (2010)
  Recent Viewing

Self-Portrait: Matthew Rankin
  The Genius of Matthew Rankin

Sentinel, The (1977)
  Five Shades of B

Septic Man (2013)
  Viewing notes July-August 2015

Seven Days to Noon (1950)
  Recent Disks From England

Shades of Gray (1948)
  John Huston's Let There Be Light (1946)

Shanks (1974)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 2

She Beast, The (1966)
  The short career of Michael Reeves

She Devil (1957)
  Five Shades of B

Sherlock Holmes: BBC (1964-65)
  A week of DVDs

Shining, The (1980)
  Room 237: an obsessive search for meaning in Stanley Kubrick's The Shining
  Stanley Kubrick 7: The Shining (1980)

Shining: Studies in the Horror Film (book), The (2015)
  Random notes: two films and a book

Shinjuku Boys (1995)
  Recent Documentary Viewing, Part 2

Shivers (1975)
  Oh, the horror!

Shoah (1985)
  Listmania redux: The Greatest Documentaries of All Time, part three

Shooting Stars (1928)
  The art of silent film: Anthony Asquith's Shooting Stars (1928)

Shooting, The (1966)
  Rewriting the West:Monte Hellman's The Shooting and Ride In the Whirlwind

Shop Around the Corner, The (1940)
  Recent Viewing part 3: brief notes

Shopping (1994)
  DVD of the week: Shopping (1994)

Shout, The (1978)
  Late summer viewing 2014, part two

Shuttered Room, The (1967)
  Adapting Lovecraft

Sicilian Clan, The (1969)
  Notes on Recent Viewing, part two

Siege of Pinchgut, The (1959)
  Ealing Studios

Silenced (2011)
  DVD Review: Silenced (Do-Ga-Ni)

Silent Running (1972)
  Viewing notes July-August 2015, part two

Silent Star, The (1960)
  Kurt Maetzig (1911-2012)

Sisters (1973)
  Recent disks from Arrow Video

Sisters In Law (2005)
  Recent Documentary Viewing, Part 2

Skidoo (1968)
  Year End 2013

Skin I Live In, The (2011)
  Recent Viewing part 2

Sky-Bike, The (1967)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 2

Skyfall (2012)
  Out of sync yet again ...

Skyhook (1958)
  DVD diary: another eclectic week – part two

Sleepwalker (1984)
  Notes on Recent Viewing, part one

Small World of Sammy Lee, The (1963)
  Seeing the world in black-and-white ... and shades of grey

Snowpiercer (2013)
  Recent Viewing: April and May, part one

So Long At the Fair (1950)
  Recent viewing, part 2

Soapbox Derby (1957)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 2

Soigne ton gauche (1936)
  The Complete Jacques Tati on Blu-ray

Solaris (1972)
  Andrei Tarkovsky
  "Art films" and the nature of boredom

Something Wild (1961)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Jack Garfein's Something Wild (1961)

Song of Lunch, The (2010)
  Film(ed) poetry: The Song of Lunch (2010)

Sorcerer (1977)
  The good and the bad of Warner Brothers

Sorcerers, The (1967)
  The short career of Michael Reeves

Sorrow and the Pity, The (1969)
  Listmania redux: The Greatest Documentaries of All Time, part two

Sound Barrier, The (1952)
  Guest blog: David Lean's The Sound Barrier (1952)

Sound of Fury, The (1950)
  Brief viewing notes, July 2016

Source Code (2011)
  Year End 2011

South (1919)
  Documentary and the evolution of movies

Space Children, The (1958)
  Recent Viewing: July 2013

Spartacus (1960)
  Stanley Kubrick 2: The Business - Spartacus (1960)

Special Day, A (1977)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Ettore Scola's A Special Day (1977)

Special ID (2013)
  Late summer viewing 2014, part one

Speedy (1928)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Harold Lloyd's Speedy (1928)

Spiders (2013)
  A 3D New Year
  Recent Viewing: April and May, part one

Split (2017)
  M. Night Shyamalan's Split (2017)

Spotlight (2015)
  Late winter viewing, part two

Square, The (1957)
  The revival of Flipside

Stalker (1979)
  Andrei Tarkovsky
  "Art films" and the nature of boredom

Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982)
  Tripping, shopping and the airborne multiplex

Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
  Will this ever end?

Star Trek: The Original Series (1966-69)
  October viewing notes
  More random notes: September 2016

Stars in My Crown, The (1950)
  Background Detail

State of Siege (1972)
  The political cinema of Costa-Gavras

Stereo (1969)
  Cronenberg in transition: Scanners (1981)

Stevie (2002)
  Listmania redux: The Greatest Documentaries of All Time, part three

Stolen Airship, The (1967)
  Notes on Recent Viewing, part two

Stone Tape, The (1972)
  Nigel Kneale & British genre television

Story of the Last Chrysanthemum, The (1939)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Kenji Mizoguchi's The Story of the Last Chrysanthemum (1939)

Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Miss Osbourne, The (1981)
  Recent disks from Arrow Video

Strange Report (1969-70)
  DVD diary: September - part one

Strange World of Gurney Slade, The (1960)
  Recent viewing, part 3

Streets of Fire (1984)
  Year End 2013

Stromboli (1950)
  Rossellini & Bergman: a collision of life and art

Successive Slidings of Pleasure (1974)
  The cinema of Alain Robbe-Grillet

Such Good Friends (1971)
  Year End 2013

Sudden Death (1977)
  DVD Review: Robert Conrad Double Feature

Suitor, The (1963)
  Discovery and loss: Pierre Etaix 1928-2016

Sunset Blvd (1950)
  They don't make 'em like that any more ...

Super 8 (2011)
  Not so Super 8

Supernatural: BBC (1977)
  Ghosts of Television Past, part one

Suspect, The (2013)
  Late summer viewing 2014, part one

Sweeney (1975-78), The
  Binge Viewing

Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
  Innocence and corruption in the films of Alexander Mackendrick

Swimmer, The (1968)
  Recent Viewing: April and May, part three

Sword Identity, The (2011)
  DVD Review: The Sword Identity (2011)

Sword of Doom, The (1966)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: The Sword of Doom (1966)

Swords of Vengeance (1978)
  DVD (actually Blu-Ray) of the Week: Battle Royale (2000)

Symptoms (1974)
  The revival of Flipside

System, The (1964)
  Michael Winner 1935-2013

T

Taking of Pelham One Two Three, The (1974)
  Viewing notes, March 2017: Part One
  Walter Matthau, man of action?

Tale of John and Mary, The (1980)
  The pleasures of hand-made animation

Tale of the Princess Kaguya, The (2013)
  More recent animation

Tale of Zatoichi Continues, The (1962)
  Year End 2013

Tale of Zatoichi, The (1962)
  Year End 2013

Tam Lin (1970)
  Genre On Disk, part one

Telling Tales (1978)
  DVD diary: September - part one

Terry on the Fence (1985)
  Recent disks from England, part one

That Cold Day in the Park (1969)
  Genre On Disk, part two

That Man From Rio (1964)
  Recent viewing: miscellaneous disks

That Sinking Feeling (1979)
  Recent disks from England, part one

Theatre of Blood (1973)
  Late summer viewing 2014, part two

Theme Je (2004/2011)
  Francoise Romand: The Camera I

They Live (1988)
  Plumbing the depths of pulp

They Were Not Divided (1950)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 1

Thick-Walled Room (1953/56), The
  DVD Review: Masaki Kobayashi Against the System (Eclipse)

Thin Blue Line, The (1988)
  Listmania redux: The Greatest Documentaries of All Time, part two

Thin Red Line, The (1998)
  Terrence Malick's The Tree of Life

Thing From Another World, The (1951)
  More in-flight entertainment

Thing, The (1982)
  Old horrors, newly packaged
  More in-flight entertainment

Things to Come (1936)
  Blu-ray Review: Things to Come (1936)

This Is Spinal Tap (1984)
  The real pleasure of fake commentaries

This Land Is Mine (1943)
  A DVD Addict In Paris

Three Clear Sundays (1965)
  Recent viewing, part 1

Three Musketeers, The (2011)
  Recent Viewing part 3: brief notes

Three Stooges, The (2012)
  More in-flight entertainment

Thriller (1960-62)
  Year End 2010

Thunder Road (1958)
  Recent viewing: miscellaneous disks

Thundercrack! (1975)
  The pleasures of transgression

Tiger of Eschnapur, The (1959)
  DVD diary: another eclectic week – part one

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011)
  Recent viewing - theatrical

Tintin and the Blue Oranges (1964)
  The Adventures of Tintin, boy reporter

Tintin and the Mystery of the Golden Fleece (1961)
  The Adventures of Tintin, boy reporter

Tintin et le mystere de la toison d'or (1961)
  The Adventures of Tintin, boy reporter

Tintin et les oranges bleues (1964)
  The Adventures of Tintin, boy reporter

To Sir, With Love (1967)
  Bias and preconception in movie-watching

Tokyo Tribe (2014)
  Recent viewing: November 2015

Tomb of Ligeia, The (1964)
  Oh, the horror! part two

Tomorrow at Ten (1962)
  A week of DVDs

Tony (2009)
  Recent Viewing part 2

Tony Rome (1967)
  Twilight Time round-up

Too Much Johnson (1938)
  Recent viewing: miscellaneous disks

Touch of Evil (1958)
  The myth of Orson Welles' failure

Touch of Sin, A (2013)
  Viewing notes, March-April 2015: part two

Touch of Zen, A (1971)
  The wuxia epics of King Hu

Tower of London (1962)
  Mining a shrinking vein: The Vincent Price Collection III

Towering Inferno, The (1974)
  Viewing notes, March-April 2015: part one

Town That Dreaded Sundown, The (1976)
  Viewing notes July-August 2015

Trafic (1971)
  The Complete Jacques Tati on Blu-ray

Tragedy of Macbeth, The (1971)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Polanski's Macbeth (1971)

Trail of the Octopus, The (1919)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 2

Train to Busan (2016)
  Evil and dead

Trans-Europe Express (1966)
  The cinema of Alain Robbe-Grillet

Traveling Executioner, The (1970)
  Damnation and the Fields of Ambrosia

Travellers (2003)
  DVD of the Week: All White in Barking/Men of the City

Tree of Life, The (2011)
  Terrence Malick's The Tree of Life

Tree of Wooden Clogs, The (1978)
  Criterion Blu-ray review:Ermanno Olmi's The Tree of Wooden Clogs (1978)

Trollhunter (2010)
  Recent viewing, part 3

Try and Get Me! (1950)
  Brief viewing notes, July 2016

Turbo Kid (2015)
  Late winter viewing, part one

Twenty Times More Likely (1978)
  Vampire Circus footnote

Twilight's Last Gleaming (1977)
  More Recent Viewing

Twins of Evil (1971)
  Recent viewing, May-June 2016, part two

Twisted Nerve (1968)
  Aspect Rati-woes

Twitch of the Death Nerve (1971)
  Mario Bava and Italian genre film: Gialli and Thrillers

Two Faces of Peter Lorre (1984)
  Recent viewing: miscellaneous disks

Two Men in Manhattan (1959)
  Notes on Recent Viewing, part two

Two Solutions For One Problem (1975)
  An evening with Jonathan Rosenbaum

U

Un carnet de bal (1937)
  Julien Duvivier in the Thirties: Eclipse 44

Uncle Sam (1996)
  Recent viewing, May-June 2016, part one

Under Fire (1983)
  Binging on Twilight Time

Underground (1928)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 1

Underneath, The (1995)
  The Apprenticeship of Steven Soderbergh: King of the Hill (1993)

Unearthly Stranger (1963)
  Oh, the horror!

Unfair! (1970)
  More Recent Disks From England: The Return of Flipside

Uninvited, The (1944)
  Haunting Classic: The Uninvited (1944)

Unpolished, The (2006)
  A week of DVDs

Untold History of the United States, The (2013)
  Year End 2013

Up To His Ears (1965)
  Recent viewing: miscellaneous disks

Upstream Color (2013)
  Recent Viewing: July 2013

Used Cars (1980)
  Binging on Twilight Time

V

V/H/S (2012)
  Compulsive Viewing: A Personal Pathology Part 1

Valley of the Dolls (1967)
  Notes on melodrama and film history

Vampire Circus (1972)
  DVD of the Week: Vampire Circus (1972)

Vampire Lovers, The (1970)
  Recent viewing, May-June 2016, part two

Van Diemen's Land (2009)
  A week of DVDs

Vanquished, The (1952)
  Background Detail

Vengeance Is Mine (1979)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Vengeance is Mine (1979)

Venom (1981)
  Viewing notes, March 2017: Part One

Video Nasties: Draconian Days (2014)
  Video Nasties Revisted

Video Nasties: Moral Panic, Censorship and Videotape (2010)
  DVD of the Week: Video Nasties, The Definitive Guide (2010)

View from a Hill, A (2005)
  Ghosts of Television Past, part one

Village of the Damned (1960)
  Beware the children!

Violent Saturday (1955)
  Recent disks from England, part two

Virus (1980)
  DVD (actually Blu-Ray) of the Week: Battle Royale (2000)

Visit, The (2015)
  M. Night Shyamalan's The Visit (2015)

Visiting Hours (1982)
  Styles of Horror, part three

Voice Over (1981)
  Flipside: extreme male anxiety

Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961)
  Viewing notes, March-April 2015: part one

W

Wake Wood (2011)
  Beware the children!

War Horse (2011)
  More Recent Viewing

War Lord, The (1965)
  Recent disks from England, part two

War of the Arrows (2011)
  DVD of the week: War of the Arrows

War Room, The (1993)
  DVD of the Week: The War Room (1993)

Warning to the Curious, A (1972)
  Ghosts of Television Past, part one

Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale (2011)
  Recent Viewing 2

Watership Down (1978)
  The pleasures of hand-made animation

Way to the Stars, The (1945)
  Late Summer Viewing, part 1

We Can't Go Home Again (1973)
  Late summer viewing 2014, part two

Weapon, The (1956)
  Val Guest on Blu-ray

Weekend (1967)
  DVD Review: Jean-Luc Godard's Weekend (1967)

Went the Day Well? (1942)
  Ealing Studios

Werewolf, The (1956)
  The joy of B: Sam Katzman's 1950s horrors

West 11 (1963)
  Two more British Films from Network

West of the Tracks (2003)
  "Art films" and the nature of boredom
  DVD of the week: West of the Tracks (Tie Xi Qu)

What Have You Done to Solange? (1972)
  Random notes: August 2016

What We Do In the Dark (2014)
  Viewing notes July-August 2015

When It Rains (1995)
  An evening with Jonathan Rosenbaum

When the Wind Blows (1986)
  Twilight Time again ...

Whip Hand, The (1951)
  Recent viewing, May-June 2016, part two

Whiplash (2014)
  Brief viewing notes, July 2016

Whisky Galore! (1949)
  Innocence and corruption in the films of Alexander Mackendrick

Whisperer In Darkness, The (2011)
  Adapting Lovecraft

Whistle and I'll Come to You (1968)
  Ghosts of Television Past, part one

Whistle and I'll Come to You (2010)
  Ghosts of Television Past, part one

White Lightning (1973)
  Viewing notes, March 2017: Part One

White of the Eye (1987)
  Arrow Video, part two: White of the Eye (1987)

White Zombie (1932)
  Viewing notes July-August 2015

Who Can Kill a Child? (1976)
  Beware the children!

Who Dares Wins (1982)
  Recent viewing: November 2015

Whole Wide World, The (1996)
  Dan Ireland and The Whole Wide World

Why Don't You Love Me? (1999)
  An evening with Jonathan Rosenbaum

Why Don't You Play In Hell? (2013)
  Late summer viewing 2014, part one

Wicked Lady, The (1945)
  Steamy Screen: The Melodramas of Gainsborough Pictures

Wild Beasts (1984)
  Recent Viewing part 1

Wild Card (2015)
  Recent viewing: miscellaneous disks

Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957)
  DVD diary: September - part two

Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (1971)
  Recent viewing, part 3

Wind Rises, The (2013)
  The pleasures of hand-made animation
  Miyazaki's swan song: The Wind Rises

Winifred Wagner und die Geschichte des Hauses Wahnfried von 1914-1975 (1977)
  Listmania redux: The Greatest Documentaries of All Time, part two

Witch Who Came From the Sea, The (1976)
  Arrow's American Horror Project, vol 1

Witch, The (2015)
  Brief viewing notes, July 2016

Witchboard (1986)
  Styles of Horror, part three

Witchfinder General (1968)
  Styles of Horror, part two
  Movies in Your Head
  The short career of Michael Reeves

Withnail and I (1987)
  Boxed in ... the urge to collect

Without Warning (1980)
  Late summer viewing 2014, part one

Wolf Children (2012)
  Recent Viewing: April and May, part two

Wolfen (1981)
  DVD diary: September - part two

Wolverine, The (2013)
  Notes on Recent Viewing, part three

Woman on the Beach (1947)
  A DVD Addict In Paris

Woman's Secret, A (1949)
  A DVD Addict In Paris

Women in Love (1969)
  New releases from the BFI, 2016

Wonderful London (1924)
  Jean Rouch, Edgar Morin, cinema verite and the problem of “actuality”

World of Henry Orient, The (1964)
  Twilight Time: Fantasies of romance

World on a Wire (1973)
  Entering Other Worlds, part 2

World's End (2013)
  Year End 2013

World, the Flesh and the Devil, The (1959)
  DVD of the Week: The World, the Flesh & the Devil (1959)

Wrong Move (1975)
  Criterion Blu-ray review: Wim Wenders' The Road Trilogy (1974-76)

Wyrmwood (2014)
  Viewing notes July-August 2015, part two

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Y

Year of the Cannibals, The (1970)
  Recent Viewing: April and May, part one

Year of the Sex Olympics, The (1968)
  Nigel Kneale & British genre television

You're Human Like the Rest of Them (1967)
  More Recent Disks From England: The Return of Flipside

Young Lions, The (1958)
  The "good German" in war movies

Young Ones (2014)
  Recent viewing: miscellaneous disks

Young, Violent, Dangerous (1976)
  Recent Viewing part 1

Your Vice is a Locked Room and Only I Have the Key (1972)
  Late winter viewing, part two

Youth Club (1954)
  The revival of Flipside

Z