Category Archives: Movies

Movie 92: Apocalypse Now

  Synopsis in one sentence: During the U.S.-Viet Nam War Captain is sent on a dangerous mission into Cambodia to assassinate a renegade colonel who has set himself up as a god among a local tribe. What I think?  I … Continue reading

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Movie 93: Annie Hall

Synopsis in one sentence: It’s a story of a man who wants to find the reason why his relationship didn’t work. What I think? I like it, but not as much as I would have wanted to. There was so … Continue reading

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Movie 94: All About Eve(1950)

Synopsis in one sentence: Like what the title suggests, it’s all about Eve and her rise to prominence in the theater. What I think? I like the film. It’s one of the films that I like in which the main … Continue reading

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Road to Ninja: Naruto the Movie 9

I had a couple of “firsts” today. One was the first Japanese beer I had(check the previous post) and second, this is the first time I watched one of my favorite manga/anime series on the big screen. For those of … Continue reading

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Movie 95: The Bicycle Thief (Ladri Di Biciclette) 1948

Synopsis in one sentence: A story of a poor father searching post-World War II Rome for his stolen bicycle, without which he will lose the job which was to be the salvation of his young family. What I think? This … Continue reading

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Movie 96: The African Queen(1951)

Synopsis in one sentence: It’s a story about a couple and their journey, in the early days of the 1st world war, of love and hardship to destroy a German gunship. What I think? So this is the kind of … Continue reading

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Movie 97: 8½

Synopsis in one sentence: It’s about a famous Italian film director, who is suffering from “director’s block”. What I think? And here I thought that 2001: A Space Odyssey was weird. 8½ is a 1963 Italian comedy-drama film directed by Federico Fellini about Guido … Continue reading

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Skyfall

I watched Skyfall earlier and it was, well uhm, how should I say it, boring? No, wait that’s not the word I was looking for, it’s Bloody Brilliant! I loved it so much that I decided to make a post … Continue reading

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Movie 98: Les Quatre Cents Coups (The 400 Blows)

Synopsis in one sentence: It’s a story of a boy who, like most of us at his age, wanted to grow up fast and be independent. What I think? I think this film is amazing. This is now my second … Continue reading

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Movie 99: 2001: A Space Odyssey

Synopsis in one sentence: Well, it’s uhm,  it’s about mankind’s journey in the universe, weird murderous software and aliens. What I think? Visually mind blowing! I could not imagine that such movie exists in the 60’s. Around that time, we … Continue reading

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