Archive for December, 2010

Sunday December 26, 2010 11:25

Movie #0035 – The Lives of Others (2006)

Directed by: Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck
Starring: Sebastian Koch, Ulrich Mühe, Martina Gedeck
Second Viewing
Synopsis: An agent for the secret police in communist-era East Berlin finds himself drawn to the latest target of his surveillance.
I originally watched this around when it was first released, and I remember liking it quite a lot, but finding it to [...]

Sunday December 19, 2010 16:59

Movie #034 – Singin’ in the Rain (1952)

Directed by: Stanley Donen, Gene Kelly
Starring: Gene Kelly, Donald O’Connor, Debbie Reynolds
Fourth Viewing
Synopsis: In Hollywood at the beginning of the sound era, a director and his cast realize that the only way to save their disappointing film is to turn it into a musical.
I’m skipping pretty far ahead in the list, but I recently [...]