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100 Years of Movies in 100 Days – Day 51 – Psycho/The Bad Sleep Well (1960)

I tried to sit thru my first Akira Kurosawa movie of this marathon, The Bad Sleep Well, but the bad/missing translation combined with this oppressive heat just irritated me to no end. I wasn’t going to sit thru two hours plus of this horrible half-assed translation. So I switched to the classic Hitchcock suspense movie, … Continue reading

100 Movies in 100 Days / Movies

100 Years of Movies in 100 Days – Day 42 – Strangers on a Train (1951)

The great thing about Strangers on a Train is that it doesn’t mess around. It gets right to the point and doesn’t get all cutesy with its plot twists. You can thank the combination of a Raymond Chandler script and a Alfred Hitchcock‘s direction for that kind of singlar focus. Granted it’s not my favorite … Continue reading