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Daily Archives: August 29, 2017

Since the beginning of movie industry there has been a constant effort towards the evolution of soundtracks. First there were small orchestras which played live some classical pieces while the movie was projected. Then original soundtracks started to be composed by pioneers such as Victor Herbert. In the 30s and 40s the soundtrack industry flourished and names such as Max… Read more »

29 August 2017 | Features, Other Lists

Ahh, the 70s! This decade means a lot to me as it was when I first started going to the cinema on my own to see the films I wanted to see rather than accompanying my father or aunt. My way of spending the holidays was to go along to the cinema for the first showing of the day. Back… Read more »

29 August 2017 | Features, People Lists

The borough of the Bronx in New York City is known for two major contributions to the world of entertainment: it’s the birthplace of hip-hop, and it’s also the stomping grounds of legendary film director Stanley Kubrick. Surprisingly, for such a revered filmmaker, Kubrick had a rather small filmography with only 13 films, and many cinephiles will claim his greatness… Read more »

29 August 2017 | Features, Other Lists

The treasures of world cinema reach deep into universal themes, offer insights about the world, and are themselves invaluable experiences. This list compiles masterpieces across a variety of genres such as horror, animation, and biography from around the world. Famous filmmakers like Mario Bava, Michael Haneke, and Paul Verhoeven have their places in the list beside other lesser-known, yet equally… Read more »

29 August 2017 | Features, Film Lists