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Lists. Best Movies Map. 200 Essential Movies To Watch Now << Rotten Tomatoes – Movie and TV News. Welcome to our updated guide to the 200 Essential Movies To Watch Now!

200 Essential Movies To Watch Now << Rotten Tomatoes – Movie and TV News

In our annual refresh, we’re sticking with the list’s original vision as a definitive source of movie guidance and education for all ages and stages, whether you’re a seasoned film buff or just starting out, while reflecting new trends and significant movies uncovered over the past year. The three films new to this iteration of the 200 Essential are The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (after a flurry of recent landmark and popular LGBTQ films, we’re shining a light on one of the best of the 1990s), Black Panther (for making leaps in on-screen representation without sacrificing any of its superhero movie obligations), and Wonder Woman (for its sheer entertainment value and re-invention of a female icon that will inspire and resonate for years and beyond).

We also completely reordered the list — it is now sorted by Tomatometer, highest to lowest. Greatest Films - The Best Movies in Cinematic History. BEST OF various categories. Culture - The 100 greatest foreign-language films. Three years ago, BBC Culture ran its first major critics’ poll, to find the 100 greatest American films.

Culture - The 100 greatest foreign-language films

Two further polls looked for the best films of the 21st Century and the greatest comedies ever made – and those also ended up with films from the US in the top spot. This year, we felt it was time to direct the spotlight away from Hollywood and celebrate the best cinema from around the world. We asked critics to vote for their favourite movies made primarily in a language other than English. The result is BBC Culture’s 100 greatest foreign-language films. From 1967 until his death in 2012, Roger Ebert made a top 10 list (save a few exceptions) of his favorite movies each year. He is still regarded as perhaps the most widely-known film critic of all time. These were his favorites: Pulling back the curtain: Wizard of Oz named most influential film.

When a tornado carried Dorothy off to a land of witches and talking scarecrows it was not only Oz that she and her companions ended up taking by storm: new research suggests the world of movies was never the same again either.

Pulling back the curtain: Wizard of Oz named most influential film

Researchers in Italy have declared the Wizard of Oz the most influential film ever made, outstripping others in how much it has inspired and been referenced in the film industry. The research team came to their conclusion after analysing more than 47,000 films across 26 genres, using references noted in the online movie database IMDb. The authors note that the database is biased towards films from the west, with the majority produced in the US. The team did not consider short films, adult films and those with no link or reference to other movies.

Listes de films et tops. Combustible Celluloid - Guide to Cult Movies and Cult Films. Army of Darkness (1993) The third film in Sam Raimi's Evil Dead trilogy features more zombies, more action, more laughs, and more kisses.

Combustible Celluloid - Guide to Cult Movies and Cult Films

With Bruce Campbell. 675 Free Movies Online: Great Classics, Indies, Noir, Westerns, etc. Advertisment Watch 1,150 movies free online.

675 Free Movies Online: Great Classics, Indies, Noir, Westerns, etc.

Includes classics, indies, film noir, documentaries and other films, created by some of our greatest actors, actresses and directors. The collection is divided into the following categories: Comedy & Drama; Film Noir, Horror & Hitchcock; Westerns (many with John Wayne); Martial Arts Movies; Silent Films; Documentaries, and Animation. Movies.io. Top 100 Spiritually Significant Films. Cinema. Movies. MOVIES. Film & Television. Movies. Best Movies About Redemption. Taste of Cinema - Movie Reviews and Classic Movie Lists. Pretty Clever Films - Classic movies, silent films & art house cinema. Greatest Films. Favorite art films - Anything from weird cult films to escapism. Martin Scorsese's Film School: The 85 Films You Need To See To Know Anything About Film. Interviewing Martin Scorsese is like taking a master class in film.

Martin Scorsese's Film School: The 85 Films You Need To See To Know Anything About Film

Fast Company’s four-hour interview with the director for the December-January cover story was ostensibly about his career, and how he had been able to stay so creative through years of battling studios. But the Hugo director punctuated everything he said with references to movies: 85 of them, in fact, all listed below. Some of the movies he discussed (note: the descriptions for these are below in quotes, denoting his own words).

Others he just mentioned (noted below with short plot descriptions and no quotes). But the cumulative total reflects a life lived entirely within the confines of movie making, from his days as a young asthmatic child watching a tiny screen in Queens, New York to today, when Scorsese is as productive as he’s ever been in his career–and more revered than ever by the industry that once regarded him as a troublesome outsider. The Band Wagon: “It’s my favorite of the Vincente Minnelli musicals. Mr. To Watch. Lists. Best Movie Lists. Movie Lists. Most Controversial Films of All Time. Irreversible (2002, Fr.)

Most Controversial Films of All Time

D. Gaspar Noe Walkouts were common during this French thriller, which depicted a vicious and lengthy rape and its brutal aftermath in reverse chronological order. Best Film Speeches and Monologues. Contemptuous talk-show radio host in Dallas Texas, Jewish radio personality Barry Champlain (Eric Bogosian) held all the phone calls, to tell his listening audience what he really felt about them, as the camera circled around him: Believe it or not, you make perfect sense to me.

Best Film Speeches and Monologues

I should hang. I'm a hypocrite. Film History. Greatest Films - The Best Movies in Cinematic History. 10 Movies That Could Change Your Understanding Of Life. Every movie has the ability to affect its viewer differently.

10 Movies That Could Change Your Understanding Of Life

Some films evoke wonder and excitement, while others provoke fear or sorrow, but a commonality among all films is a prevailing message or theme. Some films can summon such profound questions, that it changes the way you perceive life as you once knew it. The following list contains 10 unique movies that do just that. 20 Great Ontological Movies - The Eternities. The following ontological movies (ie. those concerned with the nature of existence and reality) were discussed in a podcast discussion with the consciousness theorist Anthony Peake.

20 Great Ontological Movies - The Eternities

Click for Part One of the podcast, and see bottom of the page for Part Two. Or listen to both parts in YouTube, below. SPOILER ALERT: The podcast contains spoilers, as do some of the descriptions that follow below. Top 40 Sci-Fi Movies of the 21st Century. Ask any science-fiction movie fanatic what their go-to films are, and you’ll get a lot of great answers back: Metropolis, Blade Runner, 2001, The Day the Earth Stood Still, the original Godzilla, The Thing etc. But let’s face it – those answers are so last century. Great sci-fi movies didn’t decide to party like it’s 1999 then call it a day; a host of thrilling, intelligent, offbeat, funny and frightening SF films have hit art houses and multiplexes since Y2K. La fin du monde en vingt films. Jusqu’au 21 décembre prochain, de nombreuses chaînes vont proposer des programmes liés à la fin du monde, notamment les différents canaux de CanalSat (Frisson, National Geographic,…), et sourtout SyFy, qui crée même une chaîne éphémère sur le sujet.

Pour ne pas rater les chefs d’oeuvre, je propose une petite liste de vingt films qui méritent à mon avis d’être vus. J’ignore lesquels seront diffusés à la télévision dans les semaines à venir. 25 Spectacular Movies You (Probably) Haven’t Seen Pt. 3. Mr. Nobody Who would you have been when, at crucial moments in your life, you chose to walk a different path? That thought experiment is explored brilliantly by this amazing science-fiction movie as we follow Nemo(s) for 118 years. Set in the past, the now and in the future, we follow different branches of his life through time, covering the topics of technology, love, human fragility and how decisions shape who we will end up being. Spectacular. Yo, También You haven’t seen a romance story like this before, and you don’t have to like them to fall deeply in love with this one. Cult Movies, Movie Reviews, Downloads. The 50 Greatest Cult Movies of All Time. Top 20 Banned Movies of All Time.

#1 Dorlita In The Passion Dance Dorlita in the Passion Dance (1894) might have been the first film ever to be banned in the U.S. More than a decade before Hollywood studios were even operating, this short film was banned in New Jersey after it began to appear in peepshows and burlesque houses. #2 Reservoir Dogs Although it’s not discussed much in the press anymore, Quentin Tarantino’s Reservoir Dogs(1992) was so controversial in Britain that censors prevented it from being released on VHS. This only served to help the indie flick’s box office, since stopping people from viewing the movie on tape led to its healthy theatrical run for years after.

Empire Features. My 100 Must-See Movies - a list by taniasalinas8 - StumbleUpon. Greatest Films - The Best Movies in Cinematic History. Listal - List the stuff you love! Movies, music, books. Weirdest Movies Ever Made. A Lynchian renaissance is happening at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, where David Lynch studied painting before his surreal entry into filmmaking with 1977’s Eraserhead.

The school is the site of Lynch’s first major museum exhibition in the United States. It was there that he created several short films to animate his artworks, planting the early seeds for Eraserhead — starring Jack Nance as a young father crippled by the anxiety of fatherhood. Alternative Movies. Movies. Film & Video. The following films are presented for educational and non-commercial use only.

All copyrights belong to the artists. About UbuWeb Film & Video UbuWeb is pleased to present thousands of avant-garde films & videos for your viewing pleasure. However, it is important to us that you realize that what you will see is in no way comparable to the experience of seeing these gems as they were intended to be seen: in a dark room, on a large screen, with a good sound system and, most importantly, with a roomful of warm, like-minded bodies. However, we realize that the real thing isn't very easy to get to.

We realize that the films we are presenting are of poor quality. Mindfuck Movies list. 99 Mindfuck Movies. 10 Essential Movies Featuring Multi-Narrative Plots. 82 mind-blowing movies facts you probably didn't know. 1. Lights! Camera! Deconstruction!: 19 movies that double as movie criticism. Philosophical Films. Top 20 Movies for Philosophy Students. 17 movies you should watch. Really great movies that didn't get what they deserved. Ten Truly Underrated Sci-Fi Movies - VideoHound Blogs - VideoHound's Golden Movie Retriever. Arts & Culture - Sixty-Two Films About LGBTQ+ Teens That Aren't Love, Simon. There’s been a lot of talk about the film Love, Simon recently. If you’ve been living under a rock, Love, Simon is a story of a closeted teenage boy who exchanges anonymous emails with another closeted teenage boy at his school.

It’s heartwarming and lovely and everything that moviegoers just love to cry at. It’s great that a film with a gay protagonist has created this much support and this much conversation. The problem is that there’s something fundamentally wrong with the conversation we’re having. In the marketing of this film – and the numerous think-pieces written about it – you’d be forgiven for thinking that this was the first film about LGBTQ+ teens to have existed, ever. 100 GREATEST MOVIE QUOTES SERIES. Les 50 affiches de films les plus sexy 31.