Argento Masters Cinema

Spione / Spies (1928) [Masters of Cinema #9] [Re-UP]  Video

Posted by Someonelse at Nov. 19, 2013
Spione / Spies (1928) [Masters of Cinema #9] [Re-UP]

Spione (1928)
A Film by Fritz Lang
DVD9 | VIDEO_TS | PAL 4:3 | Cover+Booklet | 02:24:35 | 6,80 Gb
Score AC3 2.0 @ 448 Kbps with German intertitles and English subs
Genre: Thriller, Classics | Masters of Cinema #9

An international spy ring, headed by Haghi (Rudolf Klein-Rogge), uses technology, threats, and murder to obtain government secrets. As master spy, president of a bank, and music hall clown, Haghi leads several lives using instruments of modern technology to spearhead a mad rush for secrets — secrets that assert his power over others.

Park Row (1952) [Masters of Cinema #119] [Re-UP]  Video

Posted by Someonelse at Nov. 7, 2013
Park Row (1952) [Masters of Cinema #119] [Re-UP]

Park Row (1952)
A Film by Samuel Fuller
DVD9 | VIDEO_TS | NTSC 4:3 | 01:23:25 | 6,24 Gb
Audio: English AC3 2.0 @ 320 Kbps | Subs: English SDH
Genre: Drama, Classics | Masters of Cinema #119

When Phineas Mitchell (Gene Evans), a visionary newspaperman, launches his own title The Globe, his eye-catching headlines and approach quickly ignite with the New York readership. But less impressed is Charity Hackett (Mary Welch), proprietor of long-established rival The Star, and attempts to undercut The Globe soon escalate into all-out war.

Gate of Hell / Jigokumon (1953) [Masters of Cinema #40] [Re-UP]  Video

Posted by Someonelse at May 7, 2013
Gate of Hell / Jigokumon (1953) [Masters of Cinema #40] [Re-UP]

Gate of Hell (1953)
DVD9 | ISO | NTSC 4:3 | 01:29:00 | 7,47 Gb
Audio: Japanese AC3 2.0 @ 320 Kbps | Subs: English, Chinese
Genre: Drama, Romance | Masters of Cinema #40

During feudal unrest in the 12th century, samurai warrior Moritô (Kazuo Hasegawa) manages to thwart a palace rebellion and save the life of the empress, using loyal subject Lady Kesa (Machiko Kyô) as a decoy. When Moritô is offered anything he should desire as reward, he requests Kesa’s hand in marriage. Informed that she is already married to a fellow samurai (Isao Yamagata), he refuses to withdraw his request, setting in motion a tragic chain of events.
Gion bayashi (1953) + Sanshô dayû (1954) [Masters of Cinema #54-55] [Re-UP]

A Geisha (1953) + Sansho the Bailiff (1954)
A Films by Kenji Mizoguchi
2xDVD9 | NTSC 4:3 | Covers | 01:24:56 + 02:04:28 | 7,14 Gb + 7,66 Gb
Audio: Japanese AC3 2.0 @ 448 Kbps | Subtitles: English
Genre: Drama | Masters of Cinema #54-55

Kenji Mizoguchi’s Sansho Dayu and Gion Bayashi are paired in the first of four double-bill releases in the Masters of Cinema Series released by Eureka. And both films reflect the mastery of one the most accomplished filmmakers of Japanese cinema.
Masters of the Grotesque: The Cinema of Tim Burton, Terry Gilliam, the Coen Brothers and David Lynch

Masters of the Grotesque: The Cinema of Tim Burton, Terry Gilliam, the Coen Brothers and David Lynch by Schuy R. Weishaar
English | November 3rd, 2012 | ISBN: 0786471867 | 221 Pages | PDF | 0.93 MB

The concepts and theories surrounding the aesthetic category of the grotesque are explored in this book by pursuing their deployment in the films of American auteurs Tim Burton, Terry Gilliam, the Coen Brothers and David Lynch. The author argues that interpreting these directors' films through the lens of the grotesque allows us to situate both the auteurs and the films within a long history of the grotesque in art and aesthetics.
Masters of the Grotesque: The Cinema of Tim Burton, Terry Gilliam, the Coen Brothers and David Lynch

Masters of the Grotesque: The Cinema of Tim Burton, Terry Gilliam, the Coen Brothers and David Lynch by Schuy R. Weishaar
English | March 21st, 2018 | ASIN: B00APTC0FE, ISBN: 0786471867 | 221 Pages | EPUB | 3.16 MB

The concepts and theories surrounding the aesthetic category of the grotesque are explored in this book by pursuing their employment in the films of American auteurs Tim Burton, Terry Gilliam, the Coen Brothers and David Lynch. The author argues that interpreting these directors’ films through the lens of the grotesque allows us1to situate both the auteurs and the films within a long history of the grotesque in art and aesthetics.

Black Children in Hollywood Cinema: Cast in Shadow  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at May 25, 2018
Black Children in Hollywood Cinema: Cast in Shadow

Black Children in Hollywood Cinema: Cast in Shadow by Debbie Olson
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319482726 | 229 Pages | PDF | 9.1 MB

This book explores cultural conceptions of the child and the cinematic absence of black children from contemporary Hollywood film.

A Short History of Cahiers du Cinema  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at May 25, 2018
A Short History of Cahiers du Cinema

A Short History of Cahiers du Cinema by Emilie Bickerton
English | 17 Oct. 2011 | ISBN: 1844677605 | 176 Pages | EPUB | 2 MB

Cahiers du Cinema was the single most influential project in the history of film. Founded in 1951, it was responsible for establishing film as the 'seventh art,' equal to literature, painting or music, and it revolutionized film-making and writing.
V.A. - Jazz & Cinema Vol. 3 [Recorded 1959-1961] (2001) (Repost)

V.A. - Jazz & Cinema Vol. 3 [Recorded 1959-1961] (2001)
EAC Rip | FLAC (tracks+.cue+log) - 208 MB | MP3 CBR 320 kbps (LAME 3.93) - 92 MB | Covers - 28 MB
Genre: Jazz | RAR 3% Rec. | Label: Universal Music (548 793-2)

The Jazz in Paris: Jazz and Cinema series of Verve CD reissues examines jazz recorded for French film soundtracks in the late '50s and early '60s. This third compilation is the least successful of the first three, as few of the tracks stand on their own merit away from the movies they accompanied. Written for the film Les Loups Dans la Bergerie, the compositions of Serge Gainsbourg might be labeled cool, though they are rarely given time to develop and feature no major soloists in Alan Gouraguer's arrangements. Less successful are Andre Hodeir's somewhat boppish charts for Les Tripe au Soleil, which have extremely distracting scat vocals by Christiane Legrand that frequently seem off-key. The best of the lot is a remake of four songs composed by Freddie Redd for The Connection, which began life as a play…

Ghosts of Theatre and Cinema in the Brain  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at May 23, 2018
Ghosts of Theatre and Cinema in the Brain

M. Pizzato, "Ghosts of Theatre and Cinema in the Brain"
2006 | pages: 326 | ISBN: 1349533432 | PDF | 1,6 mb