The Best of 2017: International Films Part I

Although my family and friends cannot comprehend this, I frequently lament how few films I’ve actually seen in my lifetime. Expand that to world cinema and you’ll find enormous, cavernous spaces filled with all the international movies I haven’t seen. This year I tried to at least chip away at several of those non-English-speaking treasures. … Continue reading The Best of 2017: International Films Part I

The Best of 2017: The 1970s

Although I consider the 70s my favorite movie decade (after the 40s), it’s surprising how many movies from that era I haven’t seen. Again, some of these could be placed in my neo-noir or international categories, but I decided to put them here. Hope you find a couple to add to your lists: