100 American Films to Save: Awe (1966-1977)

You can find the introduction and index for this series here. Film Director Year Type Batman Leslie H. Martinson 1966 Narrative feature “You’ve Come a Long Way, Baby” Philip Morris Company 1967 Industrial A Boy Named Charlie Brown Bill Melendez 1969 Narrative feature Diary of a Mad Housewife Frank Perry 1970 Narrative feature Watermelon Man Melvin… Read More 100 American Films to Save: Awe (1966-1977)

The Five-Movies Test or: Which Director Has Had the Best Stretch of Consecutive Feature-Length Films in English?

Steven Hyden introduced his five-albums test more than a decade ago as a third way to judge a band, short of its popularity or its critical acclaim. While this one is not meant to stand on its own—for example, he’s not sure that either Bob Dylan nor the Rolling Stones had made five great albums… Read More The Five-Movies Test or: Which Director Has Had the Best Stretch of Consecutive Feature-Length Films in English?