A tall, broud-shouldered lug with a swindler’s smile, equal parts intellectual and corporeal, Burt Lancaster was a legend by the time of his death in 1994, and Bil Antoniou ranks fifteen of his films featured on the Criterion Channel.
Here are ten 2020 film adaptations to read during social distancing before the movie theatres re-open.
Criterion Channel has assembled seventeen films that deal with films within films, here they are in my preferential order.
That Shelf put together a list of the 5 best horror movies we've watched in 2020.
Wendy Hiller would have laughed to see anyone summing up her twenty-one film career. She always considered it something of an adjunct to her work on stage.
born in Denmark and always in possession of a haunted Nordic beauty and that delicate accent when she worked in French, she brought a lack of specificity to his investigations of post-war Paris and its soulless commercialism with her roles in films Alphaville (her most iconic) and Made In USA; but in films like the Rivette film in this collection, she also displayed enormous depths of warmth and sensitivity, while showing off a canny intelligence in movies like Fassbinder’s Chinese Roulette.
Oscar-winning actress Juliette Binoche features in eight titles currently available on The Criterion Channel, and we want to tell you which ones to watch.
Overwhelmed by options on the Criterion Channel? Bil Antoniou is your guide to the site's collections and wants to tell you where to start first.
After ingesting multiple seasons and countless hours of The Real Housewives and their knack for causing mayhem and carnage, I’ve noticed they have a few things in common and have some important life lessons to share.
Remember those movies that deserved to win Best Picture but didn't? The Academy is famous for making poor decisions, so we're looking back at the past decade to try to set the record straight and award the right movies and performers with Oscar gold.
Aquarius season began on January 21st and with it comes the energy of innovation, rebelliousness and altruism. Here are the top ten films that fit into the Aquarian archetype. Buckle up, things are about to get weird.
From the big screen to the small screen, here’s what That Shelf’s writers were loving in January!
Saluting the serial losers among this year's Oscar nominees!
When it comes to the 10 best movies of 2019, That Shelf resorted to science, wizardry and good old fashioned math to come up with That Shelf's definitive top 10 of 2019
Catch up on hidden gems like Bliss and Rakifi.