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  • The Wind
  • Duck Soup
  • They Live by Night
  • I Knew Her Well

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  • Female Trouble

    ★★★★

  • A Woman Under the Influence

    ★★★★★

  • Grand Hotel

    ★★★½

  • Mary Shelley

    ★★★★

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  • In the Mood for Love

    In the Mood for Love

    ★★★★

    It is a restless moment. She has kept her head lowered to give him a chance to come closer. But he could not, for lack of courage. She turns and walks away.

    I believe there's something quite beautiful about the things left unsaid — the knowing looks, the mere touch of a hand that can often speak louder than words. In The Mood for Love is the sort of film that revolves around this tension and presents us with the…

  • Salome

    Salome

    They discovered what probably is the only surviving fragments we’ll ever see of this film approximately 4 weeks ago — the discovery of the decade for silent era aficionados. To watch Theda Bara during her prime, even if it’s just less than 5 minutes long, is an emotional experience. It really makes you understand why she was held in such high regard. Hopefully more films of the 1920s will be rediscovered in a collector’s archive this decade due to copyright expirations.