Amos Vogel's Film as a Subversive Artby mymovieslists | created - 08 Nov 2011 | updated - 07 Aug 2012 | Public
3 of the list items from the list source consist of 2 films: I Am Curious Yellow / Blue Olympia Part 1 / 2 The Archives Testify (Holiday On Sylt, Operation Teutonic Sword)
Holiday On Sylt is also listed by itself. The Round-Up (aka The Hopeless Ones) is listed twice.
Films that are mentioned in the book but are missing from the list source: A Free Ride (1915)
Missing from IMDb: Acupunctural Anaesthesia, (Peking Television, 1971, China) Beaver Films (Stag, 1970, USA) Demonstrations (Strahov) (Anonymous, 1967, Czechoslovakia) Meditation On The End Of Human Life (Posledni Veci Cloveka) (Jovan Kubicek, 1967, Czechoslovakia) None Story, The (Stag, 1950s, USA) Palestine (Nick Macdonald, 1971, USA) Prune Flat (Robert Whitman, 1965, USA) Race, The (William Copland, 1970, Australia) What Goes On At Sex Therapy Clinics (Community Medical Cable Casting, 1972, USA)
Information about the films with no IMDb entry: http://www.listology.com/baalman/list/films-amos-vogels-book-film-subversive-art-no-imdb-entry
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1. ...and the Fifth Horseman Is Fear (1965)
TV-MA | 100 min | Drama, War
A Jewish doctor in Nazi occupied Czechoslovakia risks his life and attempts to regain his identity by assisting a wounded political fugitive.
4. A Free Ride (1915)
10 min | Adult, Short
A moustachioed wise guy in a Model-T picks up two girls, one of who wears a Mary Pickford wig, along the side of the road, and drives them out to the desert. Parking the car, he goes behind... See full summary »
7. The Horrible Dr. Hichcock (1962)
76 min | Horror
In 19th century London, a woman weds a doctor with necrophiliac tendencies, and whose first wife died under mysterious circumstances - and might be coming back from the grave to torment her successor.
TV-MA | 70 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
After many adventures, a young female switchboard operator starts a love relationship with a serious young man. But while he's away on business, she gets lonely and succumbs to her ... See full summary »
10. L'Age d'Or (1930)
63 min | Comedy, Drama
A surrealist tale of a man and a woman passionately in love with one another, but their attempts to consummate that passion are constantly thwarted by their families, the Church, and bourgeois society.
Votes: 10,493 | Gross: $0.03M
14. Alexander Nevsky (1938)
Not Rated | 112 min | Action, Biography, Drama
The story of how a great Russian prince led a ragtag army to battle an invading force of Teutonic Knights.
15. Azyllo Muito Louco (1970)
100 min | Comedy, Drama
A new priest comes to a Brazilian coastal town and builds an insane asylum. Eventually the whole population ends up in the asylum.
16. All My Babies: A Midwife's Own Story (1953)
Not Rated | 55 min | Documentary
This beautiful film is the story of "Miss Mary" Coley, an African-American midwife more than half a century ago in rural Georgia. Conceived as a demonstration film for illiterate "granny" ... See full summary »
25. When Angels Fall (1959)
21 min | Short, Drama
A church bell chimes. An old woman stops to feed pidgins on her way to work in the men's lavatory in the basement of a public building. She sits all day by the lavatory door as little ... See full summary »
An Angel Has Fallen
27. Antonio das Mortes (1969)
100 min | Action, Crime, Drama
Period piece about a Brazil that is no more. This movie is the sequel to "God and the Devil in the Land of the Sun" (Deus e o diabo na terra do sol), and takes place 29 years after Antonio ... See full summary »
29. Byt (1968)
13 min | Animation, Short, Comedy
A nondescript man is trapped in a sinister flat, where nothing seems to obey the laws of nature.
20 min | Documentary, Short
Director: Octavio Cortázar
Apropos Of A Person Variously Called Holy Lazarus Or Babaiu
33. Archandel Gabriel a paní Husa (1965)
28 min | Animation, Short
A joyful puppet film based on a story from Giovanni Boccaccio's Decameron. It is a story of a philandering monk and a beautiful but dull lady who surrenders only to archangel Gabriel. A ... See full summary »
Director: Jirí Trnka
34. Urlaub auf Sylt (1959)
19 min | Documentary, Short
Short film which documents the discovery of an SS general living in obscurity as the mayor of a West German resort town.
The Archives Testify Part 1: http://www.filmmuseum-potsdam.de/en/453-910.htm
The Archives Testify Part 2: http://www.filmmuseum-potsdam.de/en/453-910.htm
38. Arsenal (1929)
Not Rated | 70 min | Drama, War
Set in the bleak aftermath and devastation of the World War I, a recently demobbed soldier, Timosh, returns to his hometown Kiev, after having survived a train wreck. His arrival coincides ... See full summary »
39. The Atom Strikes! (1945)
31 min | Documentary, Short, War
Evaluation of the atom bomb strikes on Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
40. L'Avventura (1960)
Not Rated | 143 min | Drama, Mystery
A woman disappears during a Mediterranean boating trip. During the search, her lover and her best friend become attracted to each other.
41. Zezowate szczescie (1960)
92 min | Comedy
The story is an odyssey of a little man through Poland of 1930 to 1950. It shows his attempts to cope with a changing world which seems to have no place for him. He has no consciousness of ... See full summary »
42. Ballet mécanique (1924)
19 min | Short
A pulsing, kaleidoscope of images set to an energetic soundtrack. A young women swings in a garden; a woman's face smiles. The rest is spinning cylinders, pistons, gears and turbines, ... See full summary »
43. Feuertaufe (1940)
90 min | Documentary
Poland was the first victim of Hitler's infamous blitzkrieg. Combat cameramen filmed the aerial campaign, showing preparations for flight, massive air strikes, and the appalling devastation... See full summary »
Baptism Of Fire
44. Barbarella (1968)
PG | 98 min | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Barbarella, an astronaut from the 41st century, sets out to find and stop the evil scientist Durand Durand, whose Positronic Ray threatens to bring evil back into the galaxy.
45. The Battle of Algiers (1966)
Not Rated | 121 min | Drama, War
In the 1950s, fear and violence escalate as the people of Algiers fight for independence from the French government.
Votes: 43,134 | Gross: $0.06M
46. Battleship Potemkin (1925)
Not Rated | 66 min | Drama, History
In the midst of the Russian Revolution of 1905, the crew of the battleship Potemkin mutiny against the brutal, tyrannical regime of the vessel's officers. The resulting street demonstration in Odessa brings on a police massacre.
Votes: 44,586 | Gross: $0.05M
47. A sekat dobrotu... (1968)
24 min | Drama, Short
Be Sure To Behave
49. Bed and Sofa (1927)
86 min | Comedy, Drama
A married couple have a small apartment in Moscow. When an old friend of the husband's arrives in the city, he is unable to find lodgings. Kolia, the husband, invites his friend to move in with them.
Bed and Sofa
51. Before the Revolution (1964)
105 min | Drama, Romance
The study of a youth on the edge of adulthood and his aunt, ten years older. Fabrizio is passionate, idealistic, influenced by Cesare, a teacher and Marxist, engaged to the lovely but ... See full summary »
55. Havoc (1972)
106 min | Thriller
Pollution, disaffection, moral decay and social unrest surround a church and its pastor's family heading toward a celebration over the return of its bells.
The Bells of Silesia
59. Big Business (1929)
19 min | Short, Comedy, Family
Ollie and Stanley are two Christmas Tree sales reps who get into one of their usual mutual destruction fights with a homeowner.
Release year on Amos Vogel's list is 1924. Different film?
61. Vtáckovia, siroty a blázni (1969)
78 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Three adolescent war orphans seclude themselves in an anarchic and playful existence of denial and juvenile joy.
Birds, Orphans And Fools
65. Huey (1968)
Not Rated | 31 min | Documentary, Short
A short film of interviews and protests at a rally to free Huey Newton.
70. The Blood of a Poet (1932)
Unrated | 55 min
A young artist draws a face at a canvas on his easel. Suddenly the mouth on the drawing comes into life and starts talking. The artist tries to wipe it away with his hand, but when he looks... See full summary »
71. Le sang des bêtes (1949)
22 min | Documentary, Short
An early example of ultra-realism, this movie contrasts the quiet, bucolic life in the outskirts of Paris with the harsh, gory conditions inside the nearby slaughterhouses. Describes the ... See full summary »
Blood of the Beasts
72. Blood of the Condor (1969)
70 min | Crime, Drama
The reaction of an indigenous community against a group of foreigners who under the guise of development assistance are forcibly sterilizing the peasant women.
73. La fée sanguinaire (1969)
24 min | Horror, Short
A man gets delivered a barrel containing a fairy who goes around happily murdering all kind of upstanding citizens.
The Bloodthirsty Fairy
75. Blow-Up (1966)
Not Rated | 111 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
A mod London photographer finds something very suspicious in the shots he has taken of a mysterious beauty in a desolate park.
81. Brazil: A Report on Torture (1971)
60 min | Documentary
While living in the exile, students and civilians share their stories about the torture and violence they suffered as victims of the Brazilian military regime.
83. Breathless (1960)
Not Rated | 90 min | Crime, Drama
A small-time thief steals a car and impulsively murders a motorcycle policeman. Wanted by the authorities, he reunites with a hip American journalism student and attempts to persuade her to run away with him to Italy.
Votes: 58,783 | Gross: $0.34M
84. The Brig (1964)
68 min | Drama
A ultra-realistic depiction of life in a Marine Corps brig (or jail) at a camp in Japan in 1957. Marine prisoners are awakened and put through work details for the course of a single day, ... See full summary »
85. Don't Deliver Us from Evil (1971)
Unrated | 102 min | Drama, Horror
During summer break, two bored Catholic schoolgirls vow to become Satanists and play a series of increasingly dangerous and morbid games.
But Do Not Deliver Us From Evil
Butterflies, do not Live Here
87. Po zakonu (1926)
80 min | Drama
A five-person team of gold prospectors in the Yukon has just begun to enjoy great success when one of the members snaps, and suddenly kills two of the others. The two survivors, a husband ... See full summary »
By The Law
90. Camps of the Dead (1947)
11 min | Documentary, Short
A short film created by the U.S. Army Signal Corps which documents the Nazi concentration camps.
93. Casanova (1927)
132 min | Biography, Drama
95. The Cat and the Canary (1927)
Unrated | 108 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Relatives of an eccentric millionaire gather in his spooky mansion on the 20th anniversary of his death for the reading of his will.
96. Fotel (1964)
5 min | Animation, Short
A short animated film about fighting over seating in an auditorium.
Director: Daniel Szczechura
97. A Song of Love (1950)
Not Rated | 26 min | Short, Fantasy, Romance
Two prisoners in complete isolation, separated by the thick brick walls, and desperately in need of human contact, devise a most unusual kind of communication.
Un chant d'amour.
Release year on Amos Vogel's list is 1960.
100. La chinoise (1967)
Not Rated | 96 min | Comedy, Drama
A small group of French students are studying Mao, trying to find out their position in the world and how to change the world to a Maoistic community using terrorism.
Votes: 4,322 | Gross: $0.03M