Classic Tweeviews Archive

nyindieguyIra Deutchman
@nyindieguy:
Just caught #Bullworth on TV & it was just as good as I remembered it, & incredibly prescient about the state of current politics. #mtrvc
87 months ago
nyindieguyIra Deutchman
@nyindieguy:
Beautiful, seductive, needy, restless, narcissistic; Julie Christie in #Darling is an indelible character in a deliciously dated film #mtrvc
89 months ago
nyindieguyIra Deutchman
@nyindieguy:
#DoctorZhivago: sweeping historical love story with shockingly uninteresting characters & an annoying score. Pretty but uninvolving. #mtrvc
89 months ago
nyindieguyIra Deutchman
@nyindieguy:
This is a test. Please ignore #mtrvc
90 months ago
AltonMann
@AltonMann:
Superb Phil Karlson sleeper Scandal Sheet: film noir from Sam Fuller novel (Netflix/Fuller DVD box) Tabloid exposes itself. Must see #mtrvc
92 months ago
nyindieguy
@nyindieguy:
Just watched Sam Fuller's #ScandalSheet. Great, cynical noir about tabloid journalism. Ripe for a remake. #mtrvc
92 months ago
nyindieguy
@nyindieguy:
Fosse's #Lenny seems more authentic as '50s style filmmaking than it did 38 years ago & Hoffman's performance even more impressive. #mtrvc
99 months ago
TheCinemaGirl
@TheCinemaGirl:
John Boorman's Hope & Glory is a funny & magical child's view of wartime England & an autobiography of a wily, imaginative filmmaker. #mtrvc
100 months ago
TheCinemaGirl
@TheCinemaGirl:
Dogged investigative journalism in All The President's Men has tense immediacy of a thriller. Watergate secrets collect drop by drop. #mtrvc
101 months ago
TheCinemaGirl
@TheCinemaGirl:
Glum didacticism mars the countdown intensity of 1964's Fail-Safe, with the nuclear option regarded as a threat to American morality. #mtrvc
101 months ago
AltonMann
@AltonMann:
#SwingTime: Astaire/Rogers at very best::grace,elegance,charm & wit w/ music by Kern & dream dancing of another world. Fine Romance #mtrvc
103 months ago
AltonMann
@AltonMann:
#Morocco: hip smoldering Dietrich pursues cool aloof Cooper in Sternberg's visually stunning romance. Silence, glances speak volumes #mtrvc
103 months ago
AltonMann
@AltonMann:
#InvasionofBodySnatchers: Siegel's 50s "paranoid" sci-fi classic got "pod people" exactly right, except today they party & smile more #mtrvc
103 months ago
AltonMann
@AltonMann:
#RebelWithoutACause:superb dissection of dysfunctional suburban families & value of friendships shown as one day in a life.Timeless. #mtrvc
103 months ago
bacguffin
@bacguffin:
#MidnightCowboy: Poignant story of two lowlifes' comradery. Captures a tumultuous era and changing ideals & pressures of masculinity #mtrvc
103 months ago
bacguffin
@bacguffin:
#DoubleIndemnity 'More noir than noir' stylized masterpiece. Sardonic wit, sexual innuendo and mile a minute dialogue perfection. #mtrvc
103 months ago
linsefilm
@linsefilm:
#Network Lumet and Chayefsky's masterpiece gets more relevant with each passing year. Brilliant cinema on every level. #mtrvc
103 months ago
MARK_Gu
@MARK_Gu:
#TheLongGoodbye Robert Altman’s irreverent take on the Hollywood detective genre. Strong cast w/ Elliott Gould as Chandler's Marlowe. #mtrvc
103 months ago
nyindieguy
@nyindieguy:
#Alien: Successful cross between sci-fi & horror marked the first credible female action hero along w/ pulse quickening scares. #mtrvc
103 months ago
nyindieguy
@nyindieguy:
#ItHappenedOneNIght: Capra hits all the right notes in classic screwball comedy...slyly suggestive for its time, and still hilarious. #mtrvc
103 months ago
nyindieguy
@nyindieguy:
#GrandIllusion: Humanistic WW1 comedy/drama of class boundaries and the futility of war...rings as true today as when it was made. #mtrvc
103 months ago
nyindieguy
@nyindieguy:
#WestSideStory: Gloriously cinematic choreography, brilliant score & can't miss R&J adaptation...1 of the great musicals of all time. #mtrvc
103 months ago
nyindieguy
@nyindieguy:
Just launched MovieTweeviews Classic, so you can start tweeting reviews of your favorite classic films. http://t.co/dc5SaYAZ #mtrvc
103 months ago
nyindieguy
@nyindieguy:
Highly stylized & portentous, #OnceUponATimeintheWest is pure western myth filtered through '60s kitsch. Fonda makes a great villain. #mtrvc
103 months ago