Kinetic. Mood. Cast. Celebrity. Meandering. Politics. 70s. Culture. Music. no.
Dreary. Ennui. Feel. Cast. Dust. Decline. Authentic. Stark. Characters. YES.
Slapstick. Madcap. Stateroom. Story. Music. Bits. Trunk. Beards. Marx. No.
Silent. Scope. Cradle. Morality. Long. Fable. Sets. Prejudices. Beheading. no.
Writing. Cast. Prejudice. Themes. Direction. Epic. Grand. Rich. Saga. Yes.
Noir. Murder. Baby. Crime. Puzzle. Tension. Manipulation. Twists. Classic. Yes.
Strange. Drugs. Trippy. Fonda. Hopper. Choppy. Music. Tragic. Style. No.
Stylish. Gritty. Hackman. Porkpie. Smugglers. True. Pace. Chases. Relentless. Yes.
Overdone. Silly. Serious. Conspiracy. Leigh. Sinatra. Brainwashing. Sad. Lansbury. No.
Tragedy. Cast. Sad. Angst. Acting. Ennui. Gravitas. Honor. Culture. Yes.
Luminous. MacLaine. Sweet. Relationships. Love. Heartache. Writing. Lemon. Great. Yes.
Hyped. Ridiculous. Excessive. Language. Hilarious. Astor. Lorre. Bird. Murder. No.
Beatty. Dunaway. Sad. Interesting. Cast. Ground-breaking. Violent. Inevitable. Pace. Yes.
Classic. Silly. Awkward. Duplicitous. Cast. Music. Scam. Hijinks. Fluff. No.
Davis. Writing. Bumpy. Witty. Fun. Fame. Obsession. Awesome. Cast. YES.
Dramatic. Moody. Overacted. Miserable. Sparring. Swanson. Close. Obsession. Madness. Yes.
I decided, since I’m a film lover and also a total nerd, to visit the AFI Top 100 Films from the U.S. to see which I’d seen and which ones I still need to see. I’ve seen 74 out of 100 and found some glaring gaps in my film repertoire, things that were missing thatContinue reading “AFI Top 100 (and the 400 Nominees)”