raising arizona*

anonymous asked:

what wld u say are some like staple films that u think everyone should see ?

thats quite hard to answer and i’m sure i’ve forgotten some but these are the films i really do think everyone should see…:

Battleship Potemkin (1925)

Metropolis (1927)

La Grande Illusion (1937)

The Wizard of Oz (1939)

Citizen Kane (1941)

Double Indemnity (1944)

Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949)

Monsieur Hulot’s Holiday (1953)

Rear Window (1954)

Seven Samurai (1954)

Vertigo (1958)

North by Northwest (1959)

8½ (1963)

Dr. Strangelove (1964)

A Hard Day’s Night (1964)

The Graduate (1967)

Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)

2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

A Clockwork Orange (1971)

The Godfather (1972)

Badlands (1973)

The Godfather Part II (1974)

Jaws (1975)

Taxi Driver (1976)

Apocalypse Now (1979)

Blade Runner (1982)

Scarface (1983)

Blue Velvet (1986)

Raising Arizona (1987)

The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

Reservoir Dogs (1992)

Pulp Fiction (1994)

Toy Story (1995)

Fargo (1996)

Trainspotting (1996)

L.A. Confidential (1997)

Memento (2000)

Spirited Away (2001)

No Country for Old Men (2007)

Drive (2011)

The Artist (2011)

Moonrise Kingdom (2012)

Whiplash (2014)

The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)

Inside Out (2015)

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How Joel and Ethan Coen use shot/reverse shot, one of the most conventional cinematic tools, in such a distinctive way. Watch and learn. 

RAISING ARIZONA (1987). Nicolas Cage and Holly Hunter are a childless couple fast tracking parenthood in a kidnapping comedy by the Coen Bros.