Antonioni’s movie charts the cold and hot relationship of a younger couple in bustling Rome. Working with his largest finances thus far, Jean-Luc Godard created a sublime widescreen drama about marital breakdown, set during pre-production on a film shoot. In Michelangelo Antonioni’s groundbreaking and controversial arthouse milestone, the mystery of a woman’s disappearance from a Mediterranean island is left unresolved. The penultimate film by the Danish master Carl Theodor Dreyer is a parable on the facility of religion, set in a remote spiritual community.
Riffing on the traditional couple-on-the run movie, enfant terrible Jean-Luc Godard took the narrative improvements of the French New Wave close to breaking level. A gang of outlaws goes out in a blaze of violence and glory in Sam Peckinpah’s elegiac film in regards to the dying days of the wild west. For his first sound movie Fritz Lang turned to the story of a kid … Read MoreRead More »