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#888 Stalker (1979)

#888 Stalker 1979 // Soviet Union // Andrei Tarkovsky Criterion Collection (LINK) Wandering in the Zone It’s weird to say I absolutely love Stalker (I would say it’s one of my top 10 favorite films of all time) even it’s utterly beyond my logical comprehension. I have watched Stalker three times, each time my confusion grows and thickens… Continue reading #888 Stalker (1979)

Criterion Collection · Drama · Soviet Union

#601 Letter Never Sent (1959)

Criterion Challenge #601 Letter Never Sent 1959 // Soviet Union // Mikhail Kalatozov Spine #601 Release: Mar 20, 2012 Four explorers descended (literally, as shown by the rising opening shot presumably taken from a helicopter) onto the land of Siberia plateau, looking for diamonds as suggested by some geographical evidence. Reminding me of the gold prospecting… Continue reading #601 Letter Never Sent (1959)