Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Stanley Kubrick

Scenes from Dr. Strangelove:

Colbert Does Strangelove

Last night Stephen did an amazing Dr. Strangelove imitation. (It comes at about 4:48 into the clip.)

From The Laverytory, 9/15/10 The Opening of A Clockwork Orange:

Alex Puts His Droogs in Their Place:
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2001: A Space Odyssey--Dave Disconnects Hal:
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Wednesday, March 14, 2012


Fellini: Ending in Despair

LaStrada (1954)
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Il Bidone (1955)
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Le Notti di Cabiria (1957)
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The Opening Sequence of 8 1/2 (1963)

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The Final Sequence of Juliet of the Spirits (1965)

Monday, February 27, 2012

Monday, February 20, 2012

"The Blue Angel" (1930)

"Falling in Love Again"

Watch the entire film on YouTube. Immanuel Rath's crowing scene at 1:15:00.

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Final Scene of "Easy Rider"

"The Graduate" Trailer

"Midnight Cowboy" Trailer

Bergman's "The Seventh Seal"

Trailer from The Seventh Seal:

Shower Scene from Psycho

Watch on YouTube.

Stan Brakhage

Watch Eye Myth on YouTube.

Conversation (in two parts) with Brakhage:

Deren's "Meshes of the Afternoon"

Final Scene of "400 Blows"

Final Scene of Godard's "Breathless"

Final Scene of Lindsay Anderson's "If"

Jean Renoir

Rules of the Game Trailer

Renoir's Intro to Rules of the Game

Jean Vigo

Watch on YouTube.

The pillow fight:

Jean Cocteau

Blood of a Poet Trailer

Blood of a Poet (1930) in its entirety.

Trailer for the Criterion Collection of Beauty and the Beast

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A Fan Tribute to Beauty and the Beast:

Excerpt from Testament of Orpheus

Riefenstahl's "Triumph of the Will"

"Un Chien Andalou"

Watch in its entirety here (Spanish site)

Busby Berkeley

From Goldiggers 1933 ("We're in the Money"):

From Goldiggers 1933 ("Shadow Waltz")

From Dames (1934):

The Marx Brothers

The Mirror Scene from Duck Soup.

The Best of the Marx Brothers (47 minutes)

Groucho on You Bet Your Life:


From It Happened One Night:

The Hitchhiking Scene:

The Walls of Jericho Scene:

From Mr. Deeds Goes to Town:

From Mr. Smith Goes to Washington:

The ending of It's a Wonderful Life:

Dreyer's "The Passion of Joan of Arc"

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

Part 4

Part 5

Part 6

Part 7

Part 8

Clair's "Entr'acte"

Kevin Brownlow Discusses Gance's "Napoleon"

"Untouchables" Steps Scene ("Potemkin" Homage)

Eisenstein, "The Battleship Potemkin"

Murnau's "Nosferatu" (full movie)

"The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari"

Chaplin's "Easy Street"

Keaton's "Sherlock, Jr."

Buster Keaton Stunts

A Buster Keaton Montage

Winsor McCay

Gertie the Dinosaur

Dreams of a Rarebit Fiend

Robert Flaherty's "Nanook of the North"

The Last Three Minutes of von Stroheim's "Greed"

Lois Weber, "Hypocrites"

Porter, "The Great Train Robbery"

Melies, "A Trip to the Moon"

Part 1

Part 2

The Lumiere Brothers: "Arrival of a Train in the Station"

The Lumiere Brothers First Films

Saturday, October 22, 2011

"Winged Migration": The Trailer

Opening of "Taxi Driver"

Billy Wilder: The Opening Scenes of "Sunset Boulevard" and "Double Indemnity"

"Spider-Man II": Spidey Stops the Train

A Very Long Spaceship in "Spaceballs"

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Trailer for "Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow"

The Singing in the Rain Sequence from "Singin' in the Rain"

Omaha Beach from "Saving Private Ryan"

"Rear Window" Opening Credits

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The Hamburger Scene from "Pulp Fiction"

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The Shower Scenes from "Psycho" and "High Anxiety"

The Shower

High Anxiety


Opening of Robert Altman's "McCabe and Mrs. Miller"

The Lobby Scene from "The Matrix"

Watch on YouTube.

The Final Scene of "The Long Good Friday"

Kong Fights a T-Rex (Peter Jackson's "King Kong")

Trailer for "Forrest Gump"

The Trailer for "Inception"

Watch it here on Rotten Tomatoes.

A Very Profane Clip from "In the Loop"

"The Pink Bits": from Boorman's "Hope and Glory"

Bamboo Forest Fight Scene from "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon"

The Opening Sequence of "Citizen Kane"

Watch it on YouTube.

The Final Scene of "Chinatown"

The Opening Sequence of "Boogie Nights"

Opening Sequence of "Blade"

The Family Dinner Scene in Fellini's "Amarcord"

"2001: A Space Odyssey"

Watch the dawn of consciousness and the most famous match cut in the history of film.