analyzes the results here.
Kubrick's wildly overrated 2001 places #7 here while there's no Strangelove or Paths of Glory. Mulholland Drive #28--really? And not Abel Gance's Napoleon? Tokyo Story #3 and no Ikiru? Taxi Driver, Apocalypse Now and The Godfather (both I and II) all make the cut. Where's anything more recent such as The Lives of Others? See and argue with the top 50 and commentary, all here.
Wednesday, August 1, 2012
Film Mavens' Poll Razes "Kane"
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