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    10 Movie Directors Who Made More Than 5 Masterpieces

    10 Movie Directors Who Made More Than 5 Masterpieces

    When the writers (and future film makers) of the influential French film journal Cahiers du Cinema formulated what became known as “the auteur theory” in the late 1950s and early…

    Most Tragic Movies of All Time

    Most Tragic Movies of All Time

    Tragedy for the purposes of this list does not mean films that are very sad. Rather the films selected explore themes associated with Greek and sometime Shakespearian Tragedy. Throughout this…

    The 10 Best Structured Movies of All Time

    The 10 Best Structured Movies of All Time

    It’s amazing to think of the vast methods one can use to structure a story. Depending on the narrative itself, you could distort the structure any way you deem necessary,…

    The Continuing Influence of Akira Kurosawa on World Cinema

    The Continuing Influence of Akira Kurosawa on World Cinema

    One day in the middle of September 1951, Akira Kurosawa went fishing. He needed to. The film he had just finished, The Idiot had been released by the studio Shôchiku…

    The 30 Most Influential Movies In Cinema History

    The 30 Most Influential Movies In Cinema History

    These days, many people, particularly cinephiles, or simply just people with a special and more than fleeting and/or passing interest in cinema, may wonder, “Where should I begin in regards…

    Top 10 Filmmakers Who Redefined Modern Cinema

    Top 10 Filmmakers Who Redefined Modern Cinema

    David W. Griffith was the pioneering director who invented and introduced the original grammar of cinema as we know it today, but there are many who took the principles and…

    5 Reasons Why “Rashomon” is a Masterpiece of World Cinema

    5 Reasons Why “Rashomon” is a Masterpiece of World Cinema

    “Rashomon” is one of Akira Kurosawa’s most famous films, and is now considered one of the greatest films ever made. It is a very significant production for the Japanese movie…

    Masterpieces of Akira Kurosawa

    Masterpieces of Akira Kurosawa

    When one thinks of the masters of cinema, Japanese director Akira Kurowsawa (1910-1998) would be towards the top of that tree. Ground breaking and innovative in not only the technical…

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