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  • Six of a Kind
  • Murder at the Vanities
  • The Devil Is a Woman
  • Man on the Flying Trapeze

New-to-Me in 2018

60 films

I'm just realizing I never did a 2018 roundup of my favorite new watches, discoveries, eye-openers, etc. Graduated, moved to…

  • Les Carabiniers
  • Broken Blossoms
  • The Musketeers of Pig Alley
  • Fat City
  • Rear Window

Manny Farber's Film Syllabus - Winter 1988

23 films

The films shown by Farber in his legendary film survey at the University of California, San Diego, the last semester…

  • Some Came Running
  • Faces
  • La La Land
  • Pierrot le Fou
  • Robin and Marian

Abstraction and the Movies — An Exhibition

21 films

So since October, I've been preparing an exhibition for the Anderson Collection, a museum of modern and contemporary American art…

  • A Trip Down Market St. before the Fire
  • Les Vampires
  • Sherlock, Jr.
  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
  • The Student Prince in Old Heidelberg

My Favorite Films (June 11, 2018)

313 films

The list I gave my school newspaper, the Stanford Daily, the week I graduated as an undergraduate senior. I'll certainly…

  • Deewaar

Carlos' Wall

1 film

Consider this my Facebook-ish Letterboxd wall. Leave any comments/questions/suggestions here. Have a nice day!!!

  • Elmer Gantry
  • The Apartment
  • The Hustler
  • Sweet Bird of Youth
  • Wild River

Molly Haskell: "There were some memorable women's performances in the 1960s"

44 films

In From Reverence to Rape: The Treatment of Women in the Movies. Actor's name in notes.

  • About Elly
  • Ace in the Hole
  • Across the Universe
  • Alphaville
  • America America
  • Les Vampires
  • Sherlock, Jr.
  • The Passion of Joan of Arc
  • Man with a Movie Camera
  • City Lights

"100 films to watch at Stanford (or anywhere)" (October 11, 2017)

100 films

These are 100 films, listed in chronological order, I recommended to my fellow class-mates, other college students, and people in…

  • The Killers
  • Brute Force
  • Criss Cross
  • Vera Cruz
  • The Crimson Pirate

Syllabus: The Films of Burt Lancaster

32 films

Films I'll be watching in a class I'm taking this spring on Burt Lancaster. I've only seen two Lancaster films—The…

  • Gaslight
  • Casablanca
  • Gaslight
  • The Uninvited
  • Rebecca

Stanford Theatre Fest: Hitchcock and Other Masters of Suspense

38 films

Plus Frankenstein at 200.

Runs from April to June. Wotta lineup. *faints*

Hitches on the docket I've yet to see:…

  • Duck Soup
  • Bimbo's Initiation
  • It's a Gift
  • Horse Feathers
  • International House

Stanford Theatre Fest: Paramount Pictures (1930-35)

55 films

The festival runs for the entire months of February and March. Spotlight: Paramount Studios films that ran at the Stanford…

  • A Close Shave
  • Chicken Run
  • The Heartbreak Kid
  • The Palm Beach Story
  • Real Life

Stanford Film Society — Winter 2018 Film Screenings

11 films

Theme: Short'n'Snappy Comedies