FIRST CLASS MOVIES

I've seen a couple movies.
PIERROT LE FOU (1965). Jean-Luc Godard directs Anna Karina and Jean Paul Belmondo as a couple on the run.

PIERROT LE FOU (1965). Jean-Luc Godard directs Anna Karina and Jean Paul Belmondo as a couple on the run.

A THOUSAND CLOWNS (1965). Fred Coe directs Herb Gardner’s touching comedy starring Jason Robards and Barbara Harris. An underseen gem that is one of my very favorite films.

A THOUSAND CLOWNS (1965). Fred Coe directs Herb Gardner’s touching comedy starring Jason Robards and Barbara Harris. An underseen gem that is one of my very favorite films.

THE FRENCH CONNECTION (1971). William Friedkin directs Gene Hackman and Roy Scheider as New York cops trying to stop a drug smuggler.

THE FRENCH CONNECTION (1971). William Friedkin directs Gene Hackman and Roy Scheider as New York cops trying to stop a drug smuggler.

THE LAST TEMPTATION OF CHRIST (1988). Martin Scorsese depicts the life and death of Jesus with Willem Dafoe, Harvey Keitel, and Barbara Hershey.

THE LAST TEMPTATION OF CHRIST (1988). Martin Scorsese depicts the life and death of Jesus with Willem Dafoe, Harvey Keitel, and Barbara Hershey.

KON-TIKI (1950). Norwegian explorer Thor Heyerdahl not only floats a raft 4300 nautical miles from Peru to Polynesia, but he also films it.

KON-TIKI (1950). Norwegian explorer Thor Heyerdahl not only floats a raft 4300 nautical miles from Peru to Polynesia, but he also films it.

LIFE OF BRIAN (1979). Monty Python satirizes biblical life in this story of a man who is mistaken for a messiah.

LIFE OF BRIAN (1979). Monty Python satirizes biblical life in this story of a man who is mistaken for a messiah.

CITIZEN RUTH (1996). Alexander Payne writes and directs a biting satire ribbing both sides of the abortion debate.

CITIZEN RUTH (1996). Alexander Payne writes and directs a biting satire ribbing both sides of the abortion debate.

GREMLINS (1984). Joe Dante directs the Chris Columbus script about a town rife with mini-monsters on Xmas Eve.

GREMLINS (1984). Joe Dante directs the Chris Columbus script about a town rife with mini-monsters on Xmas Eve.

HIGH SIERRA (1941). Raoul Walsh directs a John Huston script from the W.R. Burnett novel about a failed heist. Humphrey Bogart and Ida Lupino star.

HIGH SIERRA (1941). Raoul Walsh directs a John Huston script from the W.R. Burnett novel about a failed heist. Humphrey Bogart and Ida Lupino star.

KUNDUN (1997). Martin Scorsese directs this biopic of the 14th Dalai Lama, whom Tibetans refer to as ‘Kundun,’ or ‘The Presence.’

KUNDUN (1997). Martin Scorsese directs this biopic of the 14th Dalai Lama, whom Tibetans refer to as ‘Kundun,’ or ‘The Presence.’