Category: Cinematic Century

1968 – Planet of the Apes

Last week I got to discuss a very important year in American cinema. One that gave me quite a few options to talk about, including some very “important” movies. And I perhaps threw a bit of a curve ball by talking about a silly farce instead. And, weirdly, […]

1961 – Yojimbo

  The history of film is a fascinating thing. This project has really given me an appreciation for the odd ebb and flow of film, and the strange fact that some years seem absolutely overflowing with amazing stories, while others are a little dire. The last few weeks […]

1960 – Psycho

  Well folks, it’s time for another installment of Cinematic Century, and another brutal grudge match between two of my favorite directors of all time. It’s absolutely mind-blowing that both 1959 and 1960 would feature films directed by Alfred Hitchcock and Billy Wilder, let alone having those four […]