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Filmspotter Group Marathons/ThreadsTo Date
« on: June 15, 2008, 05:14:28 PM »
Some of these marathons are "over", but the threads still exist. Please read the threads and add comments if you'd like.  Current marathons are sticky.  (Send me any corrections, additions, thx)

Beginners' Marathon #1
Invasion of the Body Snatchers
2001: A Space Odyssey

Filmspotter Marathon #1: Bergman
Winter Light
Fanny and Alexander
Cries and Whispers
Virgin Spring
Wild Strawberries

Beginners' Marathon #2: Hitchcock
The Man Who Knew Too Much
North by Northwest
The Birds  
Strangers on a Train
Shadow of a Doubt

Filmspotter Marathon #2 - New Asian Cinema  
Millennium Mambo
Days Of Being Wild
What Time Is It There?
Yi Yi  
Last Life in the Universe  
Tears of the Black Tiger  
The World  
Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter  

Beginners' Marathon #3: Terrence Malick
The Thin Red Line
Days of Heaven
The New World

Filmspotter Marathon #3: Camp
Forbidden Zone
Glen or Glenda
Female Trouble

Filmspotter Marathon #4:  Shakespeare on Film
Midsummer Nights Dream
Henry V
King Lear
Much Ado about Nothing

Beginners' Marathon #4: French New Wave
Hiroshima mon amour
The 400 Blows
Cleo from 5 to 7
Jules and Jim
Band of Outsiders

Filmspotter Marathon #5: 70's Disaster Films
Gray Lady Down
The Towering Inferno  
The Poseidon Adventure

1960s World Cinema (currently in progress)
Mamma Roma (1962, Italy)  
Mother Joan of the Angels (1961, Poland)
The Entertainer (1960, UK)  
Curse of the Crying Woman (1963, Mexico)
Vidas Secas (1963, Brazil)
Young Aphrodites (1963, Greece)
Nothing but a Man (1964, US)
Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors (1964, USSR)
Le Bonheur (1965, France)

Filmspotter Marathon #6: Australian Films  
Cane Toads: An Unnatural History
My Brilliant Career
Don's Party
Picnic at Hanging Rock
Ten Canoes

Beginners' Marathon #5:  Chaplin
The Kid
The Gold Rush
City Lights
Modern Times

Filmspotter Marathon #7: John Ford Films
3 Bad Men
Young Mr. Lincoln
3 Godfathers
Fort Apache
Rio Grande
She Wore a Yellow Ribbon

Food Marathon
Eat Drink Man Woman
The Cook, the Thief, His Wife, and Her Lover

Disney Animation Marathon (currently in progress)
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
Saludo Amigos + The Three Caballeros
Make Mine Music+ Fun & Fancy Free
Alice in Wonderland
Peter Pan (1959)
Lady and the Tramp
Sleeping Beauty
One Hundred and One Dalmatians
Mary Poppins
The Jungle Book
The AristoCats (1970)
Robin Hood (1973)
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (1977)
The Rescuers (1977)
The Fox and the Hound (1981)

World War II Marathon (currently in progress)
Rats of Tobruk
Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo
A Walk In The Sun
Roma, Città Aperta (Open City)
Sands of Iwo Jima
The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel
Biruma No Tategoto (The Burmese Harp, 1956)
The Bridge On The River Kwai (1957)
Letyat Zhuravli (The Cranes Are Flying, 1957)
Nobi (Fires On The Plain, 1959)
The Longest Day
Ningen No Jôken (The Human Condition I, 1959)
The Great Escape, 1962
The Hill, 1965
Ostre Sledované Vlaky (Closely Watched Trains, 1966)
The Dirty Dozen (1967)
L’armée Des Ombres (Army Of Shadows, 1969)
Lacombe Lucien (1974)
A Bridge Too Far (1977)
Cross of Iron (1977)
Das Boot (The Boat, Director's Cut, 1981)
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Re: Filmspotter Marathons/ThreadsTo Date
« Reply #1 on: June 25, 2008, 05:01:24 PM »
Thanks for putting this thread together, saltine!  Excellent.  The only omission I've noticed is that it looks like we're missing all of Filmspotter Marathon #4 (Shakespeare).

I think I'd love how awkward it'd be, or how awkward it should be.


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Re: Filmspotter Marathons/ThreadsTo Date
« Reply #2 on: June 29, 2008, 11:48:00 AM »
Thanks for putting this thread together, saltine!  Excellent.  The only omission I've noticed is that it looks like we're missing all of Filmspotter Marathon #4 (Shakespeare).


Thank you for the help.  I had it done, just left it off.  CG
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