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  • The Wild Bunch

    ★★★★★

  • Me and My Gal

    ★★★★★

  • Lucky Star

    ★★★★★

  • Escape From Alcatraz

    ★★★★★

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  • The Wild Bunch

    The Wild Bunch

    ★★★★★

    «- Y por qué se ve esto tan triste?
    - Son los tiempos, señor.»

    in ”Pedro Páramo”, Juan Rulfo.


    The Wild Bunch is a work that must be revisited. Over and over again. As with almost anything that involves and relates to its talented director, David Samuel Peckinpah, the film is subject to much misunderstanding. It was misunderstood by most of the generation that loved John Ford’s, Howard Hawks’, Raoul Walsh’s, Jacques Tourneur's, Nicholas Ray’s, Anthony Mann's or Delmer Daves’…

  • Me and My Gal

    Me and My Gal

    ★★★★★

    In the wake and within the spirit of such films as Ernst Lubitsch's Love Parade and The Smiling Lieutenant, King Vidor's Street Scene, Henry King's Over the Hill, or Howard Hawks' Scarface and Tiger Shark, all of them made between 1929 and 1932, in the transition from silent pictures to talkies and with the train of life hitting microphones and lenses unbridled or unfiltered, so did Albert Edward (then renamed "Raoul") Walsh threw himself without fear to words and sounds,…

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  • White Dog

    White Dog

    ★★★★★

    "So Fuller's movies document the world. A newspaper man's reports on indians, Tokyo, newspapers, japanese Los Angeles, crime syndicates, rocketeers, prostitutes, pickpockets, nazis, war, psycho wards, racist murder..."

    Tag Gallagher, here.

  • Canyon Passage

    Canyon Passage

    ★★★★★

    "In Canyon Passage there is everything: love, friendship, music, dreams, luck, chance, money, character, destiny... Carácter e destino."

    Chris Fujiwara, here.