RSS feed for Carlos

Lists

Sort by
  • Pierrot le Fou
  • Jules and Jim
  • Opening Night
  • The Witch
  • Rushmore
  • In Jackson Heights
  • Joy
  • World of Tomorrow
  • Tangerine
  • Inside Out

2015 Cinema: Ranked

29 films

Lessons to learn from this year:

The best film is the hardest to track down. (Good ol' Freddie Wiseman.)

David…

  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
  • I Was Born, But...
  • Make Way for Tomorrow
  • Bringing Up Baby
  • Christmas in July

Carlos Valladares — Ask Me Anything

30 films

Since I got my first real introduction to the larger film world via the TrueFilm subreddit, I thought I should…

  • 7th Heaven
  • Street Angel
  • Lazybones
  • Lucky Star
  • They Had to See Paris

Frank Borzage Watchlist

20 films

TrueFilm on Reddit is launching an ambitious, daring restoration of Frank Borzage's 1922 silent Western melodrama The Pride of Palomar.…

  • Imitation of Life
  • The Umbrellas of Cherbourg
  • Grave of the Fireflies
  • Au Hasard Balthazar
  • A Woman Under the Influence

Bring a Hankie: Movies That Have Made Me Cry

45 films

Surefire ways to get those tearducts workin' overtime.

  • Gertrud
  • The Art of Vision
  • Echoes of Silence
  • Alphaville
  • Poor Little Rich Girl

Jonas Mekas' Letterboxd, Pt. 3 — List of Movies Reviewed, 1965-1967

23 films

Part of an ongoing series to document all the underground cinema reviewed by Jonas Mekas in Movie Journal: The Rise…

  • Arabesque for Kenneth Anger
  • Notebook
  • Glimpse of the Garden
  • La Notte
  • The Connection

Jonas Mekas' Letterboxd, Pt. 2 — List of Movies Reviewed 1962-1964

38 films

Part of an ongoing series to document all the underground cinema reviewed by Jonas Mekas in Movie Journal: The Rise…

  • The Very Eye of Night
  • Lola Montès
  • Pillow Talk
  • Pull My Daisy
  • The Human Condition I: No Greater Love

Jonas Mekas's Letterboxd — List of Movies Reviewed, 1959-61

31 films

Part of an ongoing series to document all the underground cinema reviewed by Jonas Mekas in Movie Journal: The Rise…

  • Contempt
  • Peeping Tom
  • The Umbrellas of Cherbourg
  • Lord Love a Duck
  • Psycho

The Best Opening Credits Of All Time

30 films

Links to the opening credits are provided in the Notes!

Some of the most powerful moments in a movie are…

  • La Dolce Vita
  • Zazie dans le Métro
  • The Bad Sleep Well
  • When a Woman Ascends the Stairs
  • The Cloud-Capped Star

1960s: The Big Ones Watchlist

100 films

AKA, the movies I need to watch (and re-watch) before I feel comfortable ranking these years.

Includes call-numbers for my…

  • The Immigrant
  • His Wooden Wedding
  • Big Business
  • Hands Up!
  • The Strong Man
  • Zazie dans le Métro
  • Days of Wine and Roses
  • Wild River
  • Mickey One
  • The Hustler

A Deeper Dive Into 60s American-British-French-Etc. Films

127 films

Films to immerse myself in the life and times of Richard Lester during his prime years in the 1960s. It…