Ireland in the Movies Whether you are planning a holiday or just interested in Ireland in general, movies can be a great way to explore the country from your armchair. Here are my ten top picks of movies you should see ... but be aware that this a very personal list! Some classics such as "Ryan's Daughter" and "Man of Aran" are missing, as are "The Field" with the inimitable Richard Harris and the rather uneven "Patriot Games" based on Tom Clancy's novel. Michael Collins Liam Neeson stars as the "Big Fellow" himself while Alan Rickman delivers an icy performance as ally-turned-enemy de Valera. The Quiet Man John Wayne is the famed boxer returning from the USA to Connemara to live a quiet life - which local rivals try to hinder and the flame-haired Maureen O'Hara considerably complicates. Angela's Ashes Limerick still has the nickname "Stab City" due to numerous incidents involving sharp, pointed implements - but is has come a long way from the depressing greyness of Frank McCourt's childhood. Waking Ned Devive
Cult Movies - Top 10 List - Top Ten List - Top 10 Films About Nonconformists - Nonconformity Quotes - Nonconformist Quotes - Nonconformists in Film - Barfly Top 10 Films About Nonconformists "This is a world where everybody's gotta do something. Ya know, somebody laid down this rule that everybody's gotta do something, they gotta be something. "If we admit that human life can be ruled by reason, then all possibility of life is destroyed." "Words offer the means to meaning, and for those who will listen, the enunciation of truth. "They're not that different from you, are they? "My life, I mean . . . "Man, I see in fight club the strongest and smartest men who've ever lived. "I mean, it's real hard to be free when you are bought and sold in the marketplace. "Vice, Virtue. "Anybody here? "And now they're telling me I'm crazy over here because I don't sit there like a goddamn vegetable. Forgotten Movie Classics © 2015 Shelf-Life Productions LLC
5000 films tombés dans le domaine public à télécharger gratuitement Dès qu’une œuvre tombe dans le domaine public, elle peut être « uploadée » sur le site archive.org. La liste ne peut donc que s’agrandir. Pour les cinéphiles, c’est une véritable caverne d’Ali Baba. On peut déjà y trouver près de 5000 long-métrages, regardables en streaming, mais également disponibles en téléchargement (très souvent de haute qualité). Films noirs, films d’horreur, cinéma Bis, screwball comedy, le choix est vaste. Voici ma petite liste maison de 13 films : Freaks : La Monstrueuse Parade (Titre original : Freaks) est un film culte américain réalisé par Tod Browning, sorti en 1932. Metropolis : film expressionniste de science-fiction allemand produit pendant la courte période de la République de Weimar. The 39 Steps : A 1935 film directed by Alfred Hitchcock. The Phantom of the Opera : A 1925 film adaptation of the novel by Gaston Leroux, this silent film version stars the infamous Lon Chaney as the Phantom.
Morality and the Movies: Reading Ethics Through Film: Dan Shaw: Continuum “Shaw makes morality go down as easily as a bag of popcorn. No more will philosophy be dull. I can only wish that I had had a text like Morality and the Movies when I was a student just encountering ethics. This book is certain to engage students, as they discover they were already thinking about morality when they were watching movies.” – Thomas Wartenberg, Mount Holyoke College, Massachusetts, USA, “Morality and the Movies vividly and even-handedly presents topics from ethical theory and applied ethics by means of well-chosen illustrations from classic and newer films. “Summing Up: Optional. “Morality and the Movies is intended as a study book in which movies serve as an illustration of certain theories, ideas, and themes in ethics...
Essential Movies for a Student of Philosophy I’m not talking about movies that make you think deep crazy stuff. I’m not talking about some new “existential twist” on common topics. I’m talking about movies that (seem to be) incarnations of classic philosophical thought experiments or movies that have a major philosophical problem as a main theme. I’m talking about movies that include topics that a serious student of philosophy needs to understand. I’m not talking about movies that make you think deep crazy stuff. from Zizek! from I ♥ Huckabees from Thank You For Smoking Movies featuring a philosopher: Zizek! Movies featuring the ideas of particular philosophers: Nietzsche (2003)* My Night At Maud’s Nietzsche and the Nazis (2006)* Movies based on Novels written by famous philosophers: The Stranger (by Albert Camus) Le Journal Du Séducteur (1996)* (by Soren Kierkegaard) The Fountainhead (by Ann Rand) Other: The Elegant Universe (2003)* M.A.
THE BEST AUSTRALIAN MOVIES EVER - a list by panerai 25 Best Kids Movies Of 2011 Let’s take a look at the biggest and best kids movies of 2011. Family fun this year comes in the form of a Johnny Depp chameleon, a Shrek movie spin-off, Jim Carrey handling penguins, and Tintin’s state of the art return to the big screen. Here’s our definitive guide to the best kids movies, 2011: Gnomeo & Juliet Release Date: 11 February 2011 Starring: (voices) James McAvoy, Emily Blunt, Michael Caine, Jason Statham Director: Kelly Asbury Retelling of Romeo and Juliet with the Montagues and Capulets reimagined as two warring families of gnomes living next door to each other. Justin Bieber: Never Say Never Release Date: 11 February 2011 Starring: Justin Bieber Director: Jon Chu (Step Up 3D) Part concert film, part documentary about his roots and rise to fame, Never Say Never focuses mainly on the 10 days counting down to Bieber’s first performance at the great Madison Square Garden in New York. More Kids Movies 2011 (APRIL) > Pages: 1 2 3 4 5
20 Free Charlie Chaplin Films Online A few things to know about Charlie Chaplin. He starred in over 80 films, reeling off most during the silent film era. In 1914 alone, he acted in 40 films, then another 15 in 1915. By the 1920s, Chaplin had emerged as the first larger-than-life movie star and director, if not the most recognizable person in the world. The film icon died on Christmas Day in 1977, and we're commemorating this just-passed anniversary by highlighting 65 Chaplin films available on the web. A Burlesque On Carmen - Free - Original two-reel parody of Bizet's Carmen by Charlie Chaplin. Most of the quoted summaries above were written by Ed Stephan on IMDB. Related Content: Free Alfred Hitchock Films Free John Wayne Films Tarkovsky Films Free Online
The 18 Best Philosophical Movies of All Time Whether realizing the art form of filmmaking or not, directors and writers often use their preferred visual medium to tell a story. Ideologies, theories or whatever form of message is always decoded in this visual medium in hopes that the audience gets the message. The secret of making a successful film, especially when telling a story, is to avoid preaching. From Mel Gibson to Seth Macfarlene, Federico Fellini to Ridley Scott and of course Hitchcock, their movies have messages, from symbolist storytelling to clever subtext dialogues. Here’s a list of some of the movies that have philosophical messages encoded for the audience. 1. Hitchcock, the master of suspense, toys with his audience, repels and lures them to a world of shock. Starring in this underrated classic are James Stewart, Farley Granger and John Dall. This is an anti-existentialist movie, and James Stewart discovers to his horror that, following existentialism principles, two of his students have killed their classmate. 2.
Contents « Avello Publishing The-Unconscious-Editorial-Avello-Publishing-Journal-1-2 Jason Wakefield, University of Cambridge, England. Hume’s Literary Dialogues on Natural Religion Dale Jacquette, University of Bern, Switzerland. What Lacks is Feeling: Hume versus Habermas and Kant John Milbank, University of Nottingham, England. Defending Compassion: A Response to the Critique in Nietzsche’s ‘Dawn’ David Rowthorn, University of Warwick, England. Separation, Death, the Thing, Freud, Lacan, and the Missed Encounter Catherine Malabou, University of Kingston, London, England. Testing the Compatibility of Psychoanalysis and Neuroscience, Kant between Spinoza and Freud Micheal Mack, University of Durham, England. Communist Desire Jodi Dean, Hobart & William Smith Colleges, New York, USA. Pursuing That Which Withdraws From Us Brent Potter, Pacifica Graduate Institute, California, USA. Velázquez, Picasso and the Contemporary Subject Carlos Rodriguez Sutil, University of Complutense, Madrid, Spain. Little Hans Assemblage Jones Irwin, St.
9 Greatest Movies Set In Scotland On Wednesday 19 June 2013 all eyes turned to Scotland as this year’s edition of the Edinburgh International Film Festival got underway. Established in 1947, the festival can lay claim to being both the longest running film festival in the world and one of the most successful. The EIFF has acquired a reputation for showcasing an acclaimed mix of international hits and home-grown gems: Oscar-nominated crowd-pleaser Billy Elliot premiered here. This year, from 19-30 June, festival highlights include Glasgow-set romantic comedy Not Another Happy Ending, the reimagining of Henry James’ What Maisie Knew and the UK premiere of Sofia Coppola’s The Bling Ring. The EIFF’s location, the Scottish capital of Edinburgh, has been the setting for many celebrated movies. 9. David Nicholls’ international best-selling novel got the big screen treatment in the shape of this 2011 film by An Education director Lone Scherfig, for which Nicholls also wrote the screenplay. Write about Film and GET PAID.
Top 10 Best Sci-Fi Movies Of 2011 Let’s explore the biggest and best sci-fi movies of 2011. Science-fiction this year came in the form of a moon mission that discovered life, an X-Men prequel, James Franco helping apes conquer the world, JJ Abrams’ mysterious alien invasion movie, and Justin Timberlake in a future where time is a currency. That and so much more. We’ll go through the good, and the bad. Here’s our definitive guide to the best sci-fi movies, 2011. I Am Number Four Starring: Alex Pettyfer, Timothy Olyphant, Dianna Agron Director: D.J. Battle: Los Angeles Starring: Aaron Eckhart, Michelle Rodriguez, Michael Peña, Bridget Moynahan Director: Justin Lin Release Date: 11 March 2011 Paul Cast: Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Seth Rogen (voice), Jason Bateman, Kristen Wiig Director: Greg Mottola Release Date: 18 March 2011 Source Code Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Vera Farmiga, Michelle Monaghan, Jeffrey Wright Director: Duncan Jones Release Date: 1 April 2011 More Sci-Fi Movies 2011 (JUNE) > Pages: 1 2 3