Movies I Watched in Feburary 2013

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1.
WatchUsDie.com (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
If you saw what you thought was a murder on the Internet, what would you do? Who would you call? (101 mins.)
Director: Ryan Woo
“ 9/10. Repeat viewing. I actually watched this twice. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
2.
Reservoir Dogs (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
After a simple jewelry heist goes terribly wrong, the surviving criminals begin to suspect that one of them is a police informant. (99 mins.)
“ 10/10. First time viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
3.
Pulp Fiction (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
The lives of two mob hit men, a boxer, a gangster's wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption. (154 mins.)
“ 10/10. First time viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
4.
The Maltese Falcon (1941)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A private detective takes on a case that involves him with three eccentric criminals, a gorgeous liar, and their quest for a priceless statuette. (100 mins.)
Director: John Huston
“ 10/10. First time viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
5.
Life Is Beautiful (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
When an open-minded Jewish librarian and his son become victims of the Holocaust, he uses a perfect mixture of will, humor and imagination to protect his son from the dangers around their camp. (116 mins.)
Director: Roberto Benigni
“ 10/10. Repeat viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
6.
Cool Hand Luke (1967)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A man refuses to conform to life in a rural prison. (126 mins.)
“ 8 or 9/10. First time viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
7.
Wild Strawberries (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
After living a life marked by coldness, an aging professor is forced to confront the emptiness of his existence. (91 mins.)
Director: Ingmar Bergman
“ 10/10. First time viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
8.
The Sting (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
In Chicago in September 1936, a young con man seeking revenge for his murdered partner teams up with a master of the big con to win a fortune from a criminal banker. (129 mins.)
Director: George Roy Hill
“ 10/10. First time viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
9.
Cord (2000 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
A desperate, childless couple kidnap a pregnant woman and lead her husband to believe that she is dead. (100 mins.)
Director: Sidney J. Furie
“ 10/10. First time viewing. I watched this, because I saw a small clip of this once on T.V., years ago. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
10.
Captain Blood (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
After being wrongly convicted as a traitor, Peter Blood, an English physician, is sent to exile in the British colonies of the Caribbean, where he becomes a pirate. (119 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
“ 10/10. First time viewing. I watched this, because it was featured in, The Goonies (1985). ” - hiddenagenda1
 
11.
Suspicion (1941)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A shy young heiress marries a charming gentleman, and soon begins to suspect he is planning to murder her. (99 mins.)
“ 10/10. First time viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
12.
The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A poor Midwest family is forced off of their land. They travel to California, suffering the misfortunes of the homeless in the Great Depression. (129 mins.)
Director: John Ford
“ 10/10. First time viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
13.
The Virgin Spring (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A kind but pampered beautiful young virgin and her family's pregnant and jealous servant set out to deliver candles to church, but only one returns from events that transpire in the woods along the way. (89 mins.)
Director: Ingmar Bergman
“ 10/10. First time viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
14.
After Alice (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
A washed-up detective discovers his own psychic ability when assigned to investigate a serial murder case... (100 mins.)
Director: Paul Marcus
“ 10/10. Repeat viewing. I recently got the DVD. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
15.
Spellbound (1945)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A psychiatrist protects the identity of an amnesia patient accused of murder while attempting to recover his memory. (111 mins.)
“ 7/10. First time viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
16.
On the Town (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Three sailors on a day of shore leave in New York City look for fun and romance before their twenty-four hours are up. (98 mins.)
“ 10/10. First time viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
17.
The Spanish Main (1945)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
After being wronged by the Caribbean authorities, a Dutch captain turns pirate to wage war. (100 mins.)
Director: Frank Borzage
“ 6/10. First time viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
18.
Mama (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A young couple take in their two nieces only to suspect that a foreboding evil has latched itself to their family. (100 mins.)
Director: Andy Muschietti
“ 6 or 7/10. First time viewing. I watched this, because it's a horror movie and Daniel Kash is in it. I watched this with my mom in the theater ” - hiddenagenda1
 
19.
Portrait of Jennie (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A mysterious girl inspires a struggling artist. (86 mins.)
“ 10/10. First time viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
20.
Mutiny on the Bounty (1935)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Midshipman Roger Byam joins Captain Bligh and Fletcher Christian aboard the HMS Bounty for a voyage to Tahiti... (132 mins.)
Director: Frank Lloyd
“ 10/10. First time viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
21.
The Racket (1928)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
An honest police captain vows to bring down a powerful bootlegger who is protected by corrupt politicians and judges. (84 mins.)
Director: Lewis Milestone
“ 10/10. First time viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
22.
Silver Linings Playbook (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
After a stint in a mental institution, former teacher Pat Solitano moves back in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife. Things get more challenging when Pat meets Tiffany, a mysterious girl with problems of her own. (122 mins.)
“ 10/10. First time viewing. I watched this in the theater with my mom. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
23.
Double Indemnity (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
An insurance representative lets himself be talked into a murder/insurance fraud scheme that arouses an insurance investigator's suspicions. (107 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ 10/10. First time viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
24.
The Long Good Friday (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Harold, a prosperous English gangster, is about to close a lucrative new deal when bombs start showing up in very inconvenient places... (114 mins.)
Director: John Mackenzie
“ 10/10. First time viewing. I watched this, because Bob Hoskins was in it. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
25.
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A naive man is appointed to fill a vacancy in the United States Senate. His plans promptly collide with political corruption, but he doesn't back down. (129 mins.)
Director: Frank Capra
“ 10/10. First time viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
26.
Skyfall (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Bond's loyalty to M is tested when her past comes back to haunt her. Whilst MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost. (143 mins.)
Director: Sam Mendes
“ 10/10. First time viewing. I watched this, because it was nominated for Academy Awards. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
27.
Cinema Paradiso (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A filmmaker recalls his childhood, when he fell in love with the movies at his village's theater and formed a deep friendship with the theater's projectionist. (155 mins.)
“ 10/10. First time viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
28.
You Can't Take It with You (1938)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A man from a family of rich snobs becomes engaged to a woman from a good-natured but decidedly eccentric family. (126 mins.)
Director: Frank Capra
“ 10/10. First time viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
29.
Good Morning, Vietnam (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
An unorthodox and irreverent DJ begins to shake up things when he is assigned to the U.S. Armed Services Radio station in Vietnam. (121 mins.)
Director: Barry Levinson
“ 10/10. First time viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
30.
Great Performances (1971 TV Series)
Episode: Alice in Wonderland (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
From the elaborate Broadway revival of the 1932 Eva Le Gallienne/Florida Friebus production comes a whimsical retelling of the Lewis Carroll classic.
“ 9/10. Repeat viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1
 
31.
The Rival (2006 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
A couple unable to have children enlist the aid of a surrogate, only for the wife to be driven to insanity and murder by her paranoia. (86 mins.)
Director: Douglas Jackson
“ 10/10. Repeat viewing. ” - hiddenagenda1