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Empire (1964)

A single shot of the Empire State Building from early evening until nearly 3 am the next day.

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Andy Warhol
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Jonas Mekas ... Himself (uncredited)
Andy Warhol ... Himself (uncredited)
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A single shot of the Empire State Building from early evening until nearly 3 am the next day.

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USA

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1964 (USA) See more »

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Эмпайр See more »

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1.33 : 1
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Filmed 25-26 July 1964, from 8:06 pm to 2:42 am, at the offices of the Rockefeller Foundation on the 41st floor of the Time-Life Building, 16 blocks from the Empire State Building. See more »

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What the hell is this?
12 October 2014 | by crazymaniac490See all my reviews

If the razzies were around in the 1960s, this would be my vote for worst picture.If anyone has heard of the video game desert bus, you had to drive a bus for 8 hours.This is the movie version of that piece of trash. Don't trust any reviews that say this is a masterpiece unless you want to spend 8 hours of staring at the empire state building.To put it clearly, here are some examples of a masterpiece: Pulp Fiction The Shawshank Redemption Die Hard Forrest Gump(Or any best picture winner other than the English patient) The original Super Mario Bros. Toy Story Back To The Future E.T The Dark Knight Saving Private Ryan What Is not A Masterpiece: An 8 hour shot of the empire state building Overall, this film should not exist, and it maybe the worst movie ever made! It isn't as frustrating and painful to watch as movie 43, or as irritating as Scary Movie 5, or as disgusting as A Serbian Film. But in terms of enjoyability/film-making in general. This is an all time low. 1/10


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