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  • All the President's Men

    All the President's Men

    ★★★★★

    Hi everybody, this time I rewatched the number 92 of „Our top 111 favorite movies“ list. And it was a thrilling informative evening, like always when rewatch that masterpiece. The film tells the story of two journalists, Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein, who uncover the truth behind a burglary, that will lead to a scandal today known as Watergate. 

    Based on the book written by the two journalists and perfectly brought to screen from Alan J. Pakula. It’s such a…

  • Watership Down

    Watership Down

    ★★★★½

    Hi everybody, watched this movie after decades and everybody should know that this is no animated film for kids, it’s more an animated movie for adults. The story about a rabbit who must find a new home for him and his friends. 

    The movie is a thrilling and emotional ride. Based on the best sellling book by Richard Adams, it is said to be on of the best adaptation of all time and it was selected in the list of…

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  • Tales from Earthsea

    Tales from Earthsea

    ★★★½

    Hi everybody, I already knew some Ghibli works, but this film was a blind purchase. The tale about a magician and his friends, which fights against an unknown force that threatens to destroy the world. 

    Everyone who’s familiar with the works of Ghibli, will not be disappointed, at least not in artistic aspects. Beautiful painted landscapes and wonderful characters. The screenplay is well written, with nice dialogues and a cute massage. The movie mostly based on the third book of…

  • State of Play

    State of Play

    ★★★★½

    Sonia Baker, member of the staff from congressman Stephen Collins (Ben Affleck) is dead. A simple suicide? With our experience we know that can't be the case. But first of randomly deaths can be linked somehow and the suspicion even leads back to the congress. Protagonist Cal McCaffrey (Russell Crowe) asks himself if this is a solid conspiracy in which has friend Collins is involved in. Soon we notice there is more to meet the eye first.

    With this words…

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  • JFK

    JFK

    ★★★★★

    Hi everybody, another Film from „Our Top 111 favorite movies“ list and this time it’s number 15. Even if it sounds like I would repeat myself constantly, this film is, again, one of my absolute favorite movies. The story of District Attorney Jim Garrison, who tries to uncover the truth behind the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. 

    Director Oliver Stone does one of his best works. The Director‘s Cut of the film runs over 200 minutes and the way…

  • Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World

    Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World

    ★★★★★

    Hi everybody, once again I watched one of my all time favorites, as you can see in our new list: Two cineast Top 111 of our favorite movies, „Master and Commander“ places number 14. I don’t know how often I saw it, maybe between ten and twenty times and I can’t have enough. The story about a Captain and his Doctor friend. During the Napoleon Wars, they chasing a French warship through the Atlantic and Pacific. 

    I am a huge…