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Robert Bresson

ENCOUNTERING ROBERT BRESSON – by Charles Thomas Samuels

Charles Thomas Samuels interviews Robert Bresson in Paris, September 2, 1970
Dr Strangelove - President Merkin Muffley (Peter Sellers)

KUBRICK’S STRANGE LOVE – Review by Gerard Fay [The Guardian]

by Gerard Fay Stanley Kubrick is unusual among American film directors for a complete lack of flamboyance. He dresses without distinction, talks quietly and modestly,...
Banditi a Orgosolo (1960) Shepherd Michele Cossu (left) in a scene from the movie

NEO-NEO-REALISM: BANDITS AT ORGOSOLO

by Jean-Andre Fieschi Original article: ‘Néo-néo-réalisme’, Cahiers du Cinéma 141, March 1963 No one could be more pleased than we are that American cinema has on...

CINEMA

Robert Bresson

ENCOUNTERING ROBERT BRESSON – by Charles Thomas Samuels

Charles Thomas Samuels interviews Robert Bresson in Paris, September 2, 1970
Dr Strangelove - President Merkin Muffley (Peter Sellers)

KUBRICK’S STRANGE LOVE – Review by Gerard Fay [The Guardian]

by Gerard Fay Stanley Kubrick is unusual among American film directors for a complete lack of flamboyance. He dresses without distinction, talks quietly and modestly,...

LITERATURE

Emilio Lussu

LA MORTE DI EMILIO LUSSU NELLA PAGINE DELL’UNIONE SARDA

Raccolta di articoli apparsi sul quotidiano L'Unione Sarda il giorno dopo la morte di Emilio Lussu
Giuseppe Dessì nel suo studio a Roma nel 1972

DESSÌ E IL SUO PAESE D’OMBRE

Lo scrittore sardo Giuseppe Dessì intervistato in occasione della pubblicazione del suo romanzo Paese d'ombre

STAND-UP COMEDY

George Carlin at USC (1977)

GEORGE CARLIN AT USC (1977) – Full Transcript

George Carlin's first ever comedy special, filmed live at the University of Southern California. Here, he talks about monopoly, flying on planes, random thoughts, walking, and other things
Jim Norton: Mouthful of Shame (2017)

JIM NORTON: MOUTHFUL OF SHAME (2017) Full Transcript

In this unrestricted jaunt, comic Jim Norton offers a personal perspective on romance, desire, and sexual proclivities.
Michael Che Matters

MICHAEL CHE MATTERS (2016) – Full Transcript

"Saturday Night Live" star Michael Che takes on hot-button topics like inequality, homophobia and gentrification in this stand-up set filmed live in Brooklyn
Joe Rogan: Triggered

JOE ROGAN: TRIGGERED (2016) – Full Transcript

Unleashing his inquisitive, intense comedic style, Rogan explores everything from raising kids and Santa Claus to pot gummies and talking to dolphins

HISTORY

Reinhard Heydrich's international ‘fame’ rose considerably as a result of his 1942 assassination which quickly became the subject of countless movies and books
Dal 1831 al 1860 i rivoluzionari italiani tentarono una serie di insurrezioni spedizioni militari nella convinzione di suscitare una guerra di popolo: per lo più quei tentativi furono male organizzati e spesso si conclusero in tragedia; a volte ebbero invece un clamoroso successo che superò qualunque logica.

FOOTBALL

21-10-2008 - Champions League - Juventus-Real Madrid 2-1

JUVENTUS-REAL MADRID: LE EUROSFIDE

CONDUCE 5-4 LA JUVE In Coppa dei Campioni/Champions League, Juve e Real si sono sfidate in 9 occasioni e la Juve ha potuto gioire 5...
Juventus-Amburgo 0-1 Finale Coppa dei Campioni 1982-83

JUVENTUS-AMBURGO 0-1: FINE DI UN SOGNO

Dieci anni dopo la sfida di Belgrado con l’Ajax, la squadra bianconera ha sorprendentemente fallito la sua seconda finale nel più prestigioso torneo continentale - Un gol di Magath è bastato per assicurare ai tedeschi dell'Amburgo il trofeo

OBITUARIES

Emilio Lussu

LA MORTE DI EMILIO LUSSU NELLA PAGINE DELL’UNIONE SARDA

Raccolta di articoli apparsi sul quotidiano L'Unione Sarda il giorno dopo la morte di Emilio Lussu
Manlio Scopigno, 1968

MANLIO SCOPIGNO. UNICO, COME QUELLO SCUDETTO

È morto Manlio Scopigno, l'allenatore del grande Cagliari: «filosofo» e profondo conoscitore di calcio
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MOVIE REVIEWS

Dr Strangelove - President Merkin Muffley (Peter Sellers)

KUBRICK’S STRANGE LOVE – Review by Gerard Fay [The Guardian]

by Gerard Fay Stanley Kubrick is unusual among American film directors for a complete lack of flamboyance. He dresses without distinction, talks quietly and modestly,...
A Clockwork Orange [1971] - Alex (Malcolm McDowell)

A CLOCKWORK ORANGE – Review by Don Daniels [Sight and Sound]

by Don Daniels Stanley Kubrick's films seem to provoke the kind of mindless praise and attack that is called 'controversy' these days. In the case...

INTERVIEWS

Robert Bresson

ENCOUNTERING ROBERT BRESSON – by Charles Thomas Samuels

Charles Thomas Samuels interviews Robert Bresson in Paris, September 2, 1970
Cornered in a ramshackle hotel, MacGraw and Steve McQueen blast away in The Getaway's climactic gun battle

SAM PECKINPAH: WHAT PRICE VIOLENCE?

On the set of Sam Peckinpah's movie "The Gateway". LIFE magazine , 11 August 1972

MOVIE CLASSIC SCENE

Wall Street (1987) - Greed is good

WALL STREET (1987) – “Greed Is Good…”

“Well, ladies and gentlemen, we’re not here to indulge in fantasy, but in political and economic reality... I am not a destroyer of companies. I...

What we see

and what we seem

are but a dream…

a dream within a dream.

[Picnic At Hanging Rock]