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People who added this item 50 Average listal rating (36 ratings) 6.9 IMDB Rating 6.5
31.12.
Cinema, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Pirjo Honkasalo


What is visually one of the most remarkable Finnish films I've seen unfortunately fails to grip me emotionally.

The film is based on a novel by Honkasalo's spouse, Pirkko Saisio, and tells the story of Simo whose older brother has been sentenced to jail. Spending a night out with the brother, Simo subtly builds his worldview and explores his sexuality.

I don't really know why I didn't like it a lot more. I guess some of the dialogue felt a bit forced or the characters were too unrelatable. But technical advantages - a few gorgeous long shots and of course the beautiful black and white cinematography - elevate it from an average film to a pretty decent one.

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People who added this item 555 Average listal rating (306 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8.1
30.12.
DVD, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Werner Herzog


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26.12.
DVD, 2nd viewing
DIRECTED BY Joel & Ethan Coen


It's not only the presence of Nicolas Cage that makes this my current favorite Coen bros. film but it's an excellently paced, technically sound and hilarious farce with some of my favorite people in Hollywood involved. The chase scene is quite probably the funniest thing in Coens' repertoire while the ending is probably their most beautiful moment.

What remains is a completely heartwarming film.

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25.12.
VHS, ?th viewing
DIRECTED BY Chris Columbus


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People who added this item 33 Average listal rating (27 ratings) 6.1 IMDB Rating 7.6
25.12.
DVD, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Arto Koskinen


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Tavarataivas (2013)
23.12.
Digibox, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Petri Luukkainen


A guy takes all of his belongings into a storage and gets back one item a day for a year, making a documentary about it. It's surely an interesting concept but it fails to bring anything really interesting on the table.

Much of it just focuses on the guy's almost regular life during a year: he gets most of his essential stuff back in 100 days or so. The supposed message of the film comes off a bit forced during the many chats with his grandma ("there's more to life than stuff" - no offense but this is an idea too obvious to base an entire documentary on).

Anyway, it's surprisingly non-boring to watch and at least the guy and his friends and relatives were pretty sympathetic people. The music by jazz musician Timo Lassy is nice as well.

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People who added this item 2199 Average listal rating (1452 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.9
22.12.
Digibox, 2nd viewing
DIRECTED BY Darren Aronofsky


A refreshingly subtle drama from Hollywood that treats its niche subject matter with respect. Lovely, humane performance by Mickey Rourke, too.

I guess my taste in films has shifted a little in a few years since I didn't find this as touching as I used to. It could've depicted the protagonist's loneliness more grippingly, I guess. Also, the job-quitting scene is unintentionally hilarious.

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People who added this item 52 Average listal rating (40 ratings) 3.4 IMDB Rating 5.1
Jos rakastat (2010)
18.12.
DVD, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Neil Hardwick


Ei varsinaisesti herättänyt luottamusta elokuvakriitikoita kohtaan tämän teoksen kanteen painetut 4/5 -arvosanat mm. Episodi-lehdeltä.

Elokuvan musikaalinumerot on karmeimmillaan kiusallisinta kuonaa, mitä tässä maassa on ikinä tehty ja lisäksi niitä on jotain 15 liikaa. Tekis jopa vähän mieli myydä mun Tuomari Nurmion Kohdusta hautaan -kopio ihan vaan sen takia et se on suostunu tähän projektiin.

Mitäs tästä muuta sanois. Tässä on kyllä kaikki perinteiset suomileffapaskuudet vahvasti läsnä: dialogi on paskaa, näyttely on paskaa, käsikirjoitus on paskaa, tahditus on paskaa ja musiikkivalinnatki karmeine sovituksineen oli hirvittäviä.

Tää saatto olla huonoin elokuva, jonka oon tänä vuonna nähnyt. Vapise, Sisko tahtoisin jäädä. Siinä oli sentään jotain perverssin satiirista.

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16.12.
PC/TV, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Shinya Tsukamoto


One of the most visceral films I've encountered: not one film has ever made me feel this uneasy about having a body. Tetsuo is so intense and deranged that it's kinda really hard to take despite the shortish 67-minute duration. I think it could've been better as a short film.

The style is jaw-droppingly awesome. Rapid editing, curious camera angles, hand-held camera that doesn't make your head ache, industrial soundtrack, stop-motion bits, metal everywhere in the mise-en-scène, grainy b&w cinematography, cyberpunk aesthetics, etc. Essentially what would happen if David Cronenberg was Japanese and loosely remade Eraserhead.

It's just, like I said, really hard to watch. After 30 minutes it felt like it wasn't doing anything new anymore and I continued feeling ill in my stomach. It didn't make a whole lot of sense, either - not that that's a bad thing but some sense could've made watching the second half more rewarding.

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People who added this item 222 Average listal rating (103 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 6.7
16.12.
PC/TV, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Alan Crosland


Historically important as it may be, The Jazz Singer is a disappointingly boring and joyless film. The sound parts felt really tacky and gimmicky in this - especially in the scene with Jolson's character playing piano to his mother when the Jewish father interrupts them and the film falls silent again. The film functions more as a demonstration of a new invention than a piece of art or entertainment.

Also, Jolson wearing blackface was a bit unnecessary. Yeah, I know how the times were like but those scenes need more than a grain of salt.

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People who added this item 32 Average listal rating (27 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.1
Joulubileet (1996)
14.12.
DVD, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Jari Halonen


A couple of ex-bankrobbers spend a Christmas together. From a technical point of view this was beautiful. The lighting and the set design altogether was actually well thought-out which is a much too rare thing in Finnish cinema. The actors were all great in this farcical, almost one-location absurd comedy. Special mention goes to Jari Halonen, the director himself, who's absolutely hilarious as the intrusive neighbor.

It didn't quite live up to the hype, though, it was rather dull at times and the dialogue didn't sparkle the way I'd hoped from a film of its kind. Still, Halonen's got a distinct style which is always nice to notice about this country's filmmakers. Will see more by him.

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13.12.
Cinema, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Melvin LeRoy


Pre-Hays Code lasciviousness, beautiful Busby Berkeley choreography and wonderful characters make a genuinely delightful piece of escapist musical comedy from the height of the Great Depression. Didn't expect to see such strong female characters this early in Hollywood.

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People who added this item 356 Average listal rating (228 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.2
10.12.
DVD, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Ernst Lubitsch


The disguises and the double agentry was so successful, I guess, that I missed half the plot here. I was tired and I'm stupid. Anyway, it's really clever, even if I didn't find it as funny as many others seemed to. I found the humor was often too one-dimensional ridiculing of the Nazi authorities.

It doesn't hold a candle to The Great Dictator when it comes to either hilarity, boldness or emotional punch. It was fun to notice how this must've been a huge influence for Inglourious Basterds.

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People who added this item 16 Average listal rating (12 ratings) 3.8 IMDB Rating 4.2
Ski Patrol (1940)
08.12.
TV, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Lew Landers


What begins as an absurdly inaccurate, hilarious Hollywood interpretation of Winter War in Finland eventually becomes an insufferably clumsy, boring and painful farce.

I love how the war is all fun-and-games, how there's a random American Olympic medalist involved in the war, how the Finnish people and landscapes seem like from the Alps, how Finnish soldiers are depicted as suicide bombers, how a Russian soldier decides to blow up all his comrades to help out a Finnish guy whom he befriended with in a ski contest and how fucking stupid everyone in the film actually is.

Had no idea a 64-minute film could feel this long.

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07.12.
DVD, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Alan Resnais


Cinema is not literature, don't try to recreate it. At least it's got beautiful shots, an awesome Hiroshima fallout sequence and somewhat great performances. Some of the dialogue is a bit ridiculous and, boy, does the middle part drag. The ending, relying less on words and more on pictures, leaves a positively poetic aftertaste.

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People who added this item 56 Average listal rating (46 ratings) 5.2 IMDB Rating 6.3
06.12.
DVD, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Johanna Vuoksenmaa


Ei huono, mutta pikkuisen hajuton ja mauton leffa. Komediana sikäli epäonnistunut, ettei tää onnistunut naurattamaan muistaakseni kertaakaan. Toisaalta tää oli tällasta ihan kivaa, ihan viihdyttävää höttöä. Ainakin suomenkielinen dialogi kuulosti kerrankin jokseenkin hahmojen suihin sopivalta, eikä leffa varsinaisesti ärsyttänyt tai tylsistyttänyt missään vaiheessa.

On kans ihan positiivinen juttu, että vuoden 2013 katsotuin kotimainen elokuva ei ole Solar Filmsin tai Timo Koivusalon tuotantoa.

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People who added this item 87 Average listal rating (53 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 5.3
02.12.
DVD, 2nd viewing
DIRECTED BY Teuvo Tulio


The first sex scene in this is actually pretty beautiful but other than that...

It's a gloriously batshit insane Finnish sexploitation film by a revered melodrama director. Involving lots of bare breasts, a few overlong sex and sauna sequences, hilariously terrible Finnish overdubbing (the film was originally acted in English despite all the actors being Finns) and a mind-boggling scene depicting a reindeer getting its balls chewed off by a Laplander.

In other words, it's great fun for the whole family.

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02.12.
DVD, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Tommi Lepola & Tero Molin


Todella paskainen elokuva, joka oli näiden hemmojen opinnäytetyö jostain Tampereen elokuvakoulusta. Hämmentävää, että toinen elokuvan ohjaajista (Tero Molin) kuvasi Ponterosan. Itse asiassa moni muukin kaveri yhdisti näitä kahta, hienoa elokuvaa: Vesa Vierikko, Tony Halme, Santeri Kinnunen ja Jenni Ahola nyt ainakin. Onko Suomen elokuvaskene näin pieni?

Mitä elokuvaan tulee, niin tää oli teknisesti sinänsä ihan hieno indie-leffa (kontrasti Ponterosaan oli huikea). Valitettavasti näyttely on todella kamalaa eikä koko juonessa/konseptissa ole mitään järkeä. Genrejä on yhdistelty vampyyrielokuvasta mm. westerniin, sotaan ja sci-fiin, mutta juoni ei tue tätä ratkaisua oikeastaan mitenkään. Okei, tää "kohtalon kirja" ja Salkkareitten Miika nyt yhdisti kaikkia näitä tarinoita, mutta... ei. Musiikin käyttö oli myös erittäin mautonta ja sai leffan tuntuun joltain 2000-luvun alun musavideolta.

Onneksi tönkkö näyttely, kaikkiaan halpa meininki ja paska dialogi teki tästä sentään viihdyttävän. Vähän jopa vituttaa, että kirjaston naarmuinen DVD luovutti ennen minua tämän katsomisen kanssa.

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People who added this item 30 Average listal rating (26 ratings) 2.9 IMDB Rating 2.8
02.12.
PC/TV, 2nd viewing
DIRECTED BY Mika & Pasi Kemmo


I actually liked this more the second time around. A deeply moving film about childhood traumas, middle-age virginity and coming to terms with homosexuality. It's a shame that Kemmo brothers have not made any other films as this Blood Simple of theirs shows an awful lot of promise.

Tony Halme is phenomenal in his role as a homophobic beefcake who sounds like he has bubblegum stuck between his molars every time he says something.

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01.12.
PC/TV, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Harmony Korine


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People who added this item 336 Average listal rating (215 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 8.1
01.12.
PC/TV, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Ernst Lubitsch


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People who added this item 1631 Average listal rating (1067 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.6
29.11.
PC/TV, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Charles Crichton


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29.11.
Blu-ray, 2nd viewing
DIRECTED BY Aki Kaurismäki


I have to say I'm a bit surprised that people consider this one of Kaurismäki's crowning achievements. I found it one of his weakest films so far, along with Crime and Punishment. I guess he's more at home with original screenplays as they allow his peculiar humor more space.

Still, the scene with the "new composition" by Kari Väänänen's character is undeniable.

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28.11.
PC/TV, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Don Hertzfeldt


An hour-long stick figure mini-symphony to life and death. Don Hertzfeldt's story about a mentally ill man called Bill is entertainingly, sometimes heart-breakingly, perceptive. I love how he combines live action footage with his very basic, almost clumsy, animation.

I don't like Hertzfeldt's narration voice very much, though. It bothered me a bit in the individual short films but listening to it for an hour makes it even more grating. Also, some of the humor and philosophy I found a little worn-out.

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People who added this item 361 Average listal rating (206 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 7.4
24.11.
TV, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Luis Buñuel


Throwing giraffes out of windows, kicking down blind people, shooting little boys, Jesus raping a woman...

Completely absurd and hella pretentious but I kinda enjoyed it. Amazingly modern and hilariously uncompromising.

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People who added this item 402 Average listal rating (251 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.6
23.11.
DVD, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Mamoru Hosoda


Part cyber-hacker-thriller, part romantic comedy and family drama, Summer Wars is a joyful film about a teenage math nerd and a virtual world ("Oz") programmer who gets "a summer job" pretending to be the boyfriend of a girl popular at school.

As for the positives, I liked the visuals a lot - the opening sequence introducing Oz, for example, is really cool. It does an interesting job in providing cyberspace and Japanese countryside as the backdrops, too.

Unfortunately the film became more and more painful as it progressed. Despite the looming nuclear apocalypse, it never succeeded to thrill me. Maybe it's because the counter-hacking was so nerdy and lame - essentially a bunch of people playing World of Warcraft or something. Serial Experiments Lain made computer-gaming look so much more sinister.

Oh well, maybe it was meant to be a family film but it still annoyed the hell out of me.

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21.11.
TV, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Carl Theodor Dreyer


One of those purely cinematic wonders where the director, the actors and the rest of the filming crew know exactly which strings to pull. Maria Falconetti makes an all-time performance, the close-ups and the weird camera angles are pitch-perfect and the marvelous new soundtrack (the "Voices of Light" one), too, is gorgeous. Such a beautifully flowing film.

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21.11.
TV/Yle Areena, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Sophie Fiennes


Zizek's entertaining enough to hear (over-)analyzing films but 2 hours of him is bit of an overkill. Some interesting points here and there - as well as some bizarrely funny parts about Coca-Cola and Kinder eggs.

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19.11.
DVD, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Peter Greenaway


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18.11.
YouTube, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Victor Sjöström


I actually liked this almost more than Sjöström's more lauded The Phantom Carriage. Absolutely gorgeous, early outdoors photography in Iceland, riveting performances and a concise narration. Apparently this is the first 1910s film I've seen - need to delve into the decade soon.

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People who added this item 2547 Average listal rating (1720 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 7.5
17.11.
Blu-ray, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Paul Verhoeven


For some reason I hadn't seen this yet.

At times disturbingly violent, at times more or less intentionally hilarious. Mediocre satire (even Dirty Harry satirizes police brutality better) yet a truckload of cheesy fun. Peter Weller is not the world's most charismatic actor and RoboCop is honestly a pretty boring character. Still, I can't help but love those over-the-top guns, criminals and television commercials.

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People who added this item 188 Average listal rating (117 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.6
16.11.
Blu-ray, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Aki Kaurismäki


Just another Kaurismäki film, really. Not like it's a bad thing since I love his style. Lovely 1950s props, cast shadows, music of Olavi Virta, Matti Pellonpää and depressing jobs - what more do you need. Nice to see Kaurismäki doing prison film, too.

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14.11.
PC/TV, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Mario Bava


Apparently I watched the version Bava's son has re-edited and that's supposed to be a bad version but it was still a pretty entertaining thriller nevertheless. The cheesy music and bad Italian dubbing bring down the score. Also, it wasn't quite as sleazy as I expected. The ending is ingenious.

For fans of Sam Peckinpah's nihilism.

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13.11.
DVD, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Sidney Lumet


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People who added this item 38 Average listal rating (24 ratings) 2.5 IMDB Rating 2.1
10.11.
PC/TV, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Darrell Roodt


It's indicative of the badness of Birdemic that it actually made Dracula 3000 look like a technically brilliant film. Essentially a film about an abandoned spaceship in the year 3000 or so where Count Dracula also dwells for whatever reason. Cast includes Udo Kier and Coolio.

I was expecting a whole lot of more fun from this film but it ended up being just awfully boring. Coolio's freak-out vampire scenes were the only saving grace.

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People who added this item 89 Average listal rating (71 ratings) 2.1 IMDB Rating 1.8
10.11.
PC/TV, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY James Nguyen


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Gravity (2013)
08.11.
Cinema, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Alfonso Cuarón


Awesome visually and technically. The ~20-minute opening shot is jaw-dropping especially and I generally enjoyed the zero-gravity feel and scientific accuracy of the whole film. Also, it manages to get the viewer immersed in the film exceptionally well: even the first-person shots I tend to dislike really work here.

Unfortunately, the writing is piss-poor and pretty embarrassing dialogue-wise. It's also not without its cliches: once again the Russians fuck up everything and the blabber about God and praying and shit was really terrible.

I need to see Children of Men again to decide which one I prefer as a whole but at least I recall it having much better writing. Cuarón is a really promising director but he needs better scripts, I guess.

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05.11.
DVD, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Banksy


Authentic or not, it doesn't matter - the first half with the street art footage is interesting enough on its own. Hilarious moments included, too: the excerpts of Thierry's "documentarY" particularly were priceless.

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03.11.
DVD, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Charles Laughton


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03.11.
Cinema, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Noah Baumbach


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02.11.
PC/TV, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Hideaki Anno & Kazuya Tsurumaki


I could use words like "cathartic", "epic" and "mindfuck" but I feel like none of those words is quite descriptive enough for The End of Evangelion. This is an intense ride through a depressed mind. A disturbingly happy apocalypse and a visual feast.

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31.10.
DVD, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Lars von Trier


I like my nihilism over-the-top and relentless. This is where films like Antichrist and The Turin Horse succeed and films like Dogville fail, in my opinion. Not sure if this is pure trolling or an actually contemplative piece of art but I'm sure to say that the oppressive atmosphere, the non-compromising concept, the beautiful images and the morbid hilarity (intentional or not) add up to a completely unforgettable cinematic experience.

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30.10.
DVD, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Georges Franju


Some nice music by Maurice Jarre and some eerie beauty about every scene Edith Scob is featured in but other than that it's yet another classic film whose status I'm honestly pretty puzzled about. Probably influential but I found it rather dull as it wasn't very extraordinary technically or story-wise. The skin transplant scene was surprisingly graphic for its time, though.

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25.10.
Yle Areena, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Sanna-Sisko Tohka


Vähän mitäänsanomattomaks jäi tämä katsaus syrjäytyneiden YouTube-tähtien elämään. Ainaki sellaselle, joka on jostain syystä noita videoita kohtalaisen paljon kattonu, tää dokkari ei kauheen paljastava ollut. Ihan kiinnostavasta ilmiöstä kuitenkin kyse, joten jaksoi senkin takia käyttää tähän vajaan tunnin. Tää ois paremmin rakenneltuna voinu vaan olla vielä viiltävämpi muotokuva 2010-luvun Suomesta.

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23.10.
TV, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Lauren Greenfield


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22.10.
Digibox, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Blake Edwards


The largely inferior and more ordinary little brother of Play Time. Somewhat racist and hasn't stood the test of time as well as, say, A Shot in the Dark by Edwards. Such a slow-paced comedy could do with some more visual jokes.

Sellers is still very entertaining to watch and at least the quirky Henry Mancini/Blake Edwards atmosphere is there.

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12.10.
DVD, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Luis Buñuel


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09.10.
PC/TV, 2nd viewing
DIRECTED BY Dario Argento


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07.10.
TV, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Marja Pyykkö


Bravo! Paskin elokuva, jonka läpi oon tänä vuonna istunut. Räävikäs ja anarkistinen Solar Filmsin paskaläjä, joka ilmeisesti yrittää olla jonkinlainen kasvutarina, mutta epäonnistuu oikeastaan kaikessa, mihin se pyrkii. Päähahmo Emilian muutos alun kiltistä tytöstä tunteettomaksi sosiopaatiksi on kiehtova ja käsittämätön matka. Leffan tekijöillä ei taida olla minkäänlaista käsitystä nykynuorista.

Leffan sanoma on se, että nuoret on perseestä tai että nuorena kannattaa riehua ja olla sietämätön mulkku niin paljon ku lystää. Seurauksista ei tarvitse välittää.

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07.10.
DVD, 1st viewing
DIRECTED BY Sergei Eisenstein


I'm not all that fond of the socialist pathos present but DAMN those crowded sequences were incredible. The iconic "Odessa steps" part especially is amazingly devastating still after 88 years. That scene is A+ film-making. Too bad the film also has a whole lot of boring shit going on. The first half that happens on the ship is kind of a chore, particularly.

My DVD had a great, bombastic classical score which probably elevated the film in my eyes. The action sequences were very thrillingly paced.

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Short films included, excluding those really short ones from the 1890s or 1900s. As of November 7, the shorts have their separate section at the end of the list!

Number of films per decade:

1910s:
1
1920s: 6
1930s: 2
1940s: 8
1950s: 13
1960s: 13
1970s: 24
1980s: 30
1990s: 42
2000s: 60
2010s: 43

Most watched directors:

Stan Brakhage: 10 films

Mike Leigh: 7

Woody Allen: 6

David Cronenberg: 5
Werner Herzog: 5

Krzysztof Kieslowki: 4
Martin Scorsese: 4

Paul Thomas Anderson: 3
Aki Kaurismäki: 3
Abbas Kiarostami: 3
Harmony Korine: 3
Richard Linklater: 3
Lars von Trier: 3

Hideaki Anno: 2
Luis Buñuel: 2
André Calmettes & Charles Le Bargy: 2
Federico Fellini: 2
Sophie Fiennes: 2
John Ford: 2
Ron Fricke: 2
Hal Hartley: 2
Stanley Kubrick: 2
Ernst Lubitsch: 2
Yuri Norstein: 2
Yasujiro Ozu: 2
Park Chan-wook: 2
Nicolas Winding Refn: 2
Nicolas Roeg: 2
Victor Sjöström: 2
Todd Solondz: 2
Quentin Tarantino: 2
Jacques Tati: 2
Thomas Vinterberg: 2
Apichatpong Weerasethakul: 2
Ruben Östlund: 2

Rating distribution:
5.0 2
4.5 22
4.0 56
3.5 74
3.0 47
2.5 19
2.0 10
1.5 7
1.0 7
0.5 0

Films seen per month:

January: 37
February: 21
March: 21
April: 28
May: 9
June: 13
July: 21
August: 18
September: 18
October: 13
November: 25
December: 22

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