Top 10 Charlie Chaplin Films

Read my brief introduction to early silent films HERE Charlie Chaplin was not just a silent movie actor, he was an icon of early cinema. Chaplin was a writer, director, performer, producer, as well as composer, and the co-founder of revolutionary studio United Artists. He learnt...

Joe Dante chooses his Top 10

JOE DANTE’S TOP 10 FILMS 1. Citizen Kane (Welles) 2. City Lights (Chaplin) 3. 8 1/2 (Fellini) 4. Les Enfants du paradis (Carné) 5. The Dead (Brakhage) 6. Rashomon (Kurosawa) 7. Psycho (Hitchcock) 8. Raging Bull (Scorsese) 9. The Searchers (Ford) 10. Once upon a Time in the...

Milos Forman chooses his Top 10

MILOS FORMAN’S TOP 10 FILMS 1. Amarcord (Fellini, 1973) 2. American Graffiti (Lucas, 1973) 3. Citizen Kane (Welles, 1941) 4. City Lights (Chaplin, 1931) 5. The Deer Hunter (Cimino, 1978) 6. Les Enfants du Paradis (Carné, 1945) 7. Giant (Stevens, 1956) 8. The Godfather...

Bernardo Bertolucci chooses his Top 10

1. La Règle du Jeu (Renoir, 1939) 2. Sansho Dayu (Mizoguchi, 1954) 3. Germany, Year Zero (Rossellini, 1947) 4. A Bout de Souffle (Godard, 1959) 5. Stagecoach (Ford, 1939) 6. Blue Velvet (Lynch, 1986) 7. City Lights (Chaplin, 1931) 8. Marnie (Hitchcock, 1964) 9. Accattone...