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Being There (1979)

“Life is a state of mind.” In today’s political climate, begins so many articles these days. I asked myself while watching Being There, a slow 1979 film with poignant political commentary, is this a movie for today’s political climate? Will I … Continue reading

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Alien (1979)

“A survivor… unclouded by conscience, remorse, or delusions of morality.” In light of the new movie dropping this summer, I decided to pull the original Alien off the shelf and take a look at the movie that started not only a franchise but an … Continue reading

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Stalker (1979)

“Let everything that’s been planned come true. Let them believe. And let them have a laugh at their passions.” I feel that I’m ready to start tackling some heavier works from this 1001 List, beginning with Stalker, Andrei Tarkovsky’s 1979 sci-fi … Continue reading

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Life of Brian (1979)

“I say you are Lord, and I should know. I’ve followed a few.”  Well, it’s good to be back. After 6 weeks of travel, I’m more than excited to dive back into these movies. With 943 to go, there’s really … Continue reading

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