Monday, September 30, 2019

100 Years of Olympic Films

100 Years of Olympic Films: An Introduction

1912 Summer Games (Stockholm, Sweden)

1924 Winter Games (Chamonix, France)

1924 Summer Games (Paris, France)

1928 Winter Games (St. Moritz, Switzerland)

1928 Summer Games 
The Netherlands)

The IX Olympiad in Amsterdam

The Olympic Games, Amsterdam 1928

1936 Winter Games 
(Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany)

Youth of the World

1936 Summer Games 
(Berlin, Germany)

Olympia Part One: Festival of the Nations

Olympia Part Two: Festival of Beauty

1948 Winter Games 
(St. Moritz, Switzerland)

Fight Without Hate

1948 Summer Games 
(London, United Kingdom)

XIV Olympiad: The Glory of Sport

1952 Winter Games 
(Oslo, Norway)

The VI Olympic Winter Games, Oslo 1952

1952 Summer Games 
(Helsinki, Finland)

Where the World Meets

Gold and Glory

Memories of the Olympic Summer of 1952

1956 Winter Games 
(Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy)

White Vertigo

1956 Summer Games 
(Melbourne, Australia*)

Olympic Games, 1956

The Melbourne Rendezvous

Alain Mimoun

The Horse in Focus

1960 Winter Games 
(Squaw Valley, United States)

People, Hopes, Medals

1960 Summer Games 
(Rome, Italy)

The Grand Olympics

1964 Winter Games 
(Innsbruck, Austria)

IX Olympic Winter Games, Innsbruck 1964

1964 Summer Games 
(Tokyo, Japan)

Tokyo Olympiad

Sensation of the Century

1968 Winter Games 
(Grenoble, France)

13 Days in France

Snows of Grenoble

1968 Summer Games 
(Mexico City, Mexico)

The Olympics in Mexico

1972 Winter Games 
(Sapporo, Japan)

Sapporo Winter Olympics

1972 Summer Games 
(Munich, Germany)

Visions of Eight

1976 Winter Games 
(Innsbruck, Austria)

White Rock

1976 Summer Games 
(Montreal, Canada)

Games of the XXI Olympiad

1980 Winter Games 
(Lake Placid, United States)

Olympic Spirit

1980 Summer Games 
(Moscow, Soviet Union**)

O Sport, You Are Peace!

1984 Winter Games 
(Sarajevo, Yugoslavia**)

A Turning Point

1984 Summer Games 
(Los Angeles, United States)

16 Days of Glory

1988 Winter Games 
(Calgary, Canada)

Calgary '88: 16 Days of Glory

1988 Summer Games 
(Seoul, South Korea)

Seoul 1988

Hand in Hand

Beyond All Barriers

1992 Winter Games 
(Albertville, France)

One Light, One World

1992 Summer Games 
(Barcelona, Spain)


1994 Winter Games 
(Lillehammer, Norway)

Lillehammer '94: 16 Days of Glory

1996 Summer Games 
(Atlanta, United States)

Atlanta's Olympic Glory

1998 Winter Games 
(Nagano, Japan)

Nagano '98 Olympics: Stories of Honor and Glory

Olympic Glory

2000 Summer Games 
(Sydney, Australia)

Sydney 2000: Tales of Olympic Glory

2002 Winter Games 
(Salt Lake City, United States)

Salt Lake City 2002: Bud Greenspan's Stories of Olympic Glory

2004 Summer Games 
(Athens, Greece)

Bud Greenspan's Athens 2004: Stories of Olympic Glory

2006 Winter Games 
(Turin, Italy)

Bud Greenspan's Torino 2006: Stories of Olympic Glory

2008 Summer Games 
(Beijing, China)

The Everlasting Flame

2010 Winter Games 
(Vancouver, Canada)

Bud Greenspan Presents Vancouver 2010: Stories of Olympic Glory

2012 Summer Games 
(London, United Kingdom)


100 Years of Olympic Films: The Conclusions

*The 1956 equestrian events were held in Stockholm.
**These nations no longer exist: Moscow is now in Russia, Sarajevo is now in Bosnia-Herzegovina.

Sunday, September 29, 2019

The Essentials Collection

The Essentials: An Introduction

Aguirre, The Wrath of God



All About Eve


The Battle of Algiers

Ben-Hur (1959)

The Bicycle Thief

Black Hawk Down

The Breakfast Club


The Color Purple

Do the Right Thing

La Dolce Vita

Dr. Strangelove

The Elephant Man

Fanny & Alexander


The Godfather Trilogy: The Godfather

The Godfather Trilogy: The Godfather Part II

The Godfather Trilogy: The Godfather Part III



The Grapes of Wrath

The Great Escape

House of Wax (1953)

It's a Wonderful Life

The Last Emperor

Lawrence of Arabia

The Lord of the Rings Trilogy: The Fellowship of the Ring

The Lord of the Rings Trilogy: The Two Towers

The Lord of the Rings Trilogy: The Return of the King

The Matrix

Men with Guns

Michelangelo: Self-Portrait


Monty Python & The Holy Grail

Mrs. Doubtfire

A Night at the Opera

Pulp Fiction


Rear Window

Schindler's List

The Searchers


The Shawshank Redemption

Sherlock, Jr.

Sinbad & the Eye of the Tiger

Singin' in the Rain

Stand By Me

Star Wars Trilogy: Star Wars

Star Wars Trilogy: The Empire Strikes Back

Star Wars Trilogy: The Return of the Jedi

Terms of Endearment

The Time Machine

Toy Story

Who Framed Roger Rabbit?

The Wizard of Oz

Saturday, September 28, 2019

The Fast and Furious Retrospective

The Fast and the Furious (2001)

2 Fast, 2 Furious

The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift

Fast & Furious (2009)

Fast Five

Fast & Furious 6

Furious 7

Thursday, September 26, 2019

Godzilla Films Retrospective

* Denotes Criterion Box Set Release

(1954) *

Godzilla Raids Again *

King Kong vs. Godzilla *

Mothra vs. Godzilla *

Ghidorah, The Three-Headed Monster *

Invasion of Astro-Monster *

Ebirah, Horror of the Deep *

Son of Godzilla *

Destroy All Monsters *

All Monsters Attack *

Godzilla vs. Hedorah *

Godzilla vs. Gigan *

Godzilla vs. Megalon *

Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla *

Terror of Mechgodzilla *

Godzilla (1998)

Godzilla: King of the Monsters

Godzilla Minus One

Sunday, September 22, 2019

Monday, September 2, 2019

Star Wars Retrospective

The People vs. George Lucas

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Solo: A Star Wars Story

Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace

Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones

Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith

Star Wars Episode IV: Star Wars (A New Hope)

Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back

Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi

Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens

Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi

Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker

The Star Wars Holiday Special

Titanic Films and Television Specials

In Nacht und Eis (In Night and Ice) (1912)

Titanic (1943)

Titanic (1953)

A Night to Remember (1958)

The Unsinkable Molly Brown (1964)

S.O.S. Titanic: The Television Movie (1979)

Titanic: The Television Miniseries (1996)

Titanic (1997)

Titanic: The Television Miniseries (2012)