Ferris Bueller’s day off

ferris-buellers-day-off-posterAmerican comedy from 1986.
Starring: Matthew Broderick, Alan Ruck, Mia Sara
Director: John Hughes
Writer: John Hughes
Bechdel test: Pass

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Tomorrow’s movie is “The third man”. Get some more information about this movie and the other movies on my watch list this week on the upcoming movies page. If you’re new to this site and are wondering why I’m watching a movie every day for a year, read more about my experiment.

Until next time; live long and prosper.

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The battle of Algiers (La battaglia di Algeri)

the-battle-of-algiers-posterItalian-Algerian French-and-Arabic-language black and white war drama from 1967.
Starring: Brahim Hadjadj, Jean Martin, Yacef Saadi
Director: Gillo Pontecorvo
Writers: Gillo Pontecorvo, Franco Solinas
Bechdel test: Fail

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Tomorrow’s movie is “Ferris Bueller’s day off”. Get some more information about this movie and the other movies on my watch list this week on the upcoming movies page. If you’re new to this site and are wondering why I’m watching a movie every day for a year, read more about my experiment.

Until next time; live long and prosper.

The seventh seal (Det sjunde inseglet)

the-seventh-seal-posterSwedish black and white fantasy drama from 1957.
Starring: Max von Sydow, Gunnar Björnstrand, Bengt Ekerot
Director: Ingmar Bergman
Writer: Ingmar Bergman
Bechdel test: Fail

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69 movies down. 296 to go.

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Tomorrow’s movie is “The Battle of Algiers” (“La battaglia di Algeri”). Get some more information about this movie and the other movies on my watch list this week on the upcoming movies page. If you’re new to this site and are wondering why I’m watching a movie every day for a year, read more about my experiment.

Until next time; live long and prosper.

Grave of the fireflies (Hotaru no haka)

grave-of-the-fireflies-posterJapanese animated war drama from 1988.
Starring: Tsutomu Tatsumi, Ayano Shiraishi, Akemi Yamaguchi
Director: Isao Takahata
Writers: Akiyuki Nosaka, Isao Takahata
Bechdel test: Fail

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68 movies down. 297 to go.

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Tomorrow’s movie is “The seventh seal” (Det sjunde inseglet). Get some more information about this movie and the other movies on my watch list this week on the upcoming movies page. If you’re new to this site and are wondering why I’m watching a movie every day for a year, read more about my experiment.

Until next time; live long and prosper.

The rules of the game (La règle du jeu)

rules-of-the-game-posterFrench black and white comedy from 1939.
Starring: Marcel Dalio, Nora Gregor, Paulette Dubost
Director: Jean Renoir
Writers: Jean Renoir, Carl Koch
Bechdel test: Pass

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Tomorrow’s movie is “Grave of the fireflies” (“Hotaru no haka”). Get some more information about this movie and the other movies on my watch list this week on the upcoming movies page. If you’re new to this site and are wondering why I’m watching a movie every day for a year, read more about my experiment.

Until next time; live long and prosper.

Ran

ran-posterJapanese war drama from 1985.
Starring: Tatsuya Nakadai, Akira Terao, Jinpachi Nezu
Director: Akira Kurosawa
Writers: William Shakespeare, Akira Kurosawa, Hideo Oguni, Masato Ide
Bechdel test: Fail

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66 movies down. 299 to go.

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Tomorrow’s movie is “The rules of the game” (“La règle du jeu”). Get some more information about this movie and the other movies on my watch list this week on the upcoming movies page. If you’re new to this site and are wondering why I’m watching a movie every day for a year, read more about my experiment.

Until next time; live long and prosper.

Gran torino

gran-torino-posterAmerican drama from 2008.
Starring: Clint Eastwood, Bee Vang, Christopher Carley
Director: Clint Eastwood
Writers: Nick Schenk, Dave Johannson
Bechdel test: Fail

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65 movies down. 300 to go.

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Tomorrow’s movie is “Ran”. Get some more information about this movie and the other movies on my watch list this week on the upcoming movies page. If you’re new to this site and are wondering why I’m watching a movie every day for a year, read more about my experiment.

Until next time; live long and prosper.

Star wars: Episode IV – A new hope

a-new-hop-posterAmerican sci-fi adventure from 1977.
Starring: Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher
Director: George Lucas
Writer: George Lucas
Bechdel test: Fail

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64 movies down. 301 to go.

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Tomorrow’s movie is “Gran torino”. Get some more information about this movie and the other movies on my watch list this week on the upcoming movies page. If you’re new to this site and are wondering why I’m watching a movie every day for a year, read more about my experiment.

Until next time; live long and prosper.

Dr. Strangelove

dr-strangelove-posterAmerican black and white war comedy from 1964.
Starring: Peter Sellers, George C. Scott, Sterling Hayden
Director: Stanley Kubrick
Writers: Peter George, Stanley Kubrick, Terry Southern
Bechdel test: Fail

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63 movies down. 302 to go.

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Tomorrow’s movie is “Star wars: Episode IV – A new hope”. Get some more information about this movie and the other movies on my watch list this week on the upcoming movies page. If you’re new to this site and are wondering why I’m watching a movie every day for a year, read more about my experiment.

Until next time; live long and prosper.

Das boot

das-boot-posterGerman war drama from 1981.
Starring: Jürgen Prochnow, Herbert Grönemeyer, Klaus Wennemann
Director: Wolfgang Petersen
Writers: Lothar G. Buchheim, Wolfgang Petersen
Bechdel test: Fail

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62 movies down. 303 to go.

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Tomorrow’s movie is “Dr. Strangelove or: How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb”. Get some more information about this movie and the other movies on my watch list this week on the upcoming movies page. If you’re new to this site and are wondering why I’m watching a movie every day for a year, read more about my experiment.

Until next time; live long and prosper.