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    Guillermo Del Toro talking about Godzilla to Criterion Collection.

    My nerd cup runneth over.

    
“I await the end of cinema with optimism.”— Jean-Luc Godard, born on this date in 1930

    “I await the end of cinema with optimism.”

    Jean-Luc Godard, born on this date in 1930

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    At first sight, Yuki had questioned OKCupid’s matching system, but he was just such a darned gentleman.  

    At first sight, Yuki had questioned OKCupid’s matching system, but he was just such a darned gentleman.  

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    Gruesome, whimsical, poetically surreal… These are the creepiest films in the Criterion Collection.

    Gruesome, whimsical, poetically surreal… These are the creepiest films in the Criterion Collection.

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    Dance of the Criterion Collection

    600 films in 2.5 minutes.

    Whoever can name the most titles in a single view wins.

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50 years ago today Jean-Luc-Godard’s Vivre sa vie premiered in France.

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    50 years ago today Jean-Luc-Godard’s Vivre sa vie premiered in France.

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A closer look at our cover for David Fincher’s THE GAME.

Fincher’s getting some love on Criterion.

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    A closer look at our cover for David Fincher’s THE GAME.

    Fincher’s getting some love on Criterion.

    My first (ultra ultra ultra low budget) feature from 2006 just appeared on MUBI, which is like Netflix streaming if it were run by The Criterion Collection.
This is exciting information by itself, but if there’s enough of a demand for it, they may just make it available to stream.
It’s easy as all hell to help out!  All you have to do is click this link and then click ‘like’ or ‘become a fan’ or whatever.  That’s it.  Seriously.

    My first (ultra ultra ultra low budget) feature from 2006 just appeared on MUBI, which is like Netflix streaming if it were run by The Criterion Collection.

    This is exciting information by itself, but if there’s enough of a demand for it, they may just make it available to stream.

    It’s easy as all hell to help out!  All you have to do is click this link and then click ‘like’ or ‘become a fan’ or whatever.  That’s it.  Seriously.

    Jean-Luc Godard and Louis Malle weigh-in on AU HASARD BALTHAZAR upon its first release.

    (Source: criterioncollection)

    A minute of filmmaking advice from the great Douglas Sirk.

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    50 years ago today the world met the blind swordsman ZATOICHI.

    50 years ago today the world met the blind swordsman ZATOICHI.

    (Source: criterioncollection)