The Top 10 Woody Allen Films (That He Doesn't Appear In)

Leonard Cohen once said that a great artist meets all your needs, and it’s true.  Shakespeare wrote comedies, histories, tragedies and even unusual, unclassifiable “romances” or late plays; Picasso produced Cubist paintings as well as simple, almost child-like sculptures; and the Beatles transformed themselves from the original boy band singing,
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The Top 10 Films by Writer-Director-Actors

It is the holy trinity of cinema: to write, direct and star in a film.  However, such are the difficulties involved in combining the three roles that only a few film-makers have ever attempted it and even fewer have succeeded.  (Among the most notable failures is Quentin Tarantino, who, for...
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The Last Picture Show: The Ten Finest Final Films

Filmmakers stop making films for all kinds of reasons: they die; they lose funding; or they may just lose interest in the stultifyingly slow business of showbusiness.  But whatever the reason that actors, writers or directors stop making movies, the fact that they have stopped making films often gives their...
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The Top 10 John Huston Films

John Huston is one of the most important figures in the history of Hollywood, a legendary writer, director and actor, who, during a near-50-year career, made some of the finest gangster, detective and adventure movies ever made, before concluding his career with a late literary-inspired masterpiece that may just be...
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