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Films I Viewed in 2017

(SB)=seen before

1/1 – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2: Behind the Magic (Catherine Welton, 2011) 7
“… – A Conversation with J.K. Rowling and Daniel Radcliffe [extended version] (Ed Bye, 2012) 7
“… – The Great Hall of Hogwarts (2011)
“… – Ron and Hermione’s Kiss (2011)
“… – That’s a Wrap, Harry Potter (2011)
“… – Neville’s Battle Makeup (2011)
“… – The Gringotts Disguises (2011)
“… – Harry’s Death: The Courtyard Confrontation (2011)
“… – Dragonwyck [ audio commentary by author Steve Haberman & filmmaker Constanine Nasr ]
1/2 – Rogue One (Gareth Edwards, 2016) 8
“… – The Witches of Oz [uncut 2-part version] (Leigh Scott, 2011) 7
1/3 – Raising the Tempest [would not play after 29-minute mark due to disc damage]
“… – The Tempest [ audio commentary by Julie Taymor ] first 25 minutes
1/4 – Film socialisme (Jean-Luc Godard, 2010) 7
1/5 – Kurosawa Akira: Tsukuru to iu koto wa subarashii/The Masterworks: Akira Kurosawa: It Is Wonderful to Create! Akira Kurosawa Takes on a Great Evil (Yoshinari Okamoto, 2002) 8
“… – Ash vs Evil Dead: Fire in the Hole (Michael Hurst, 2015) 7
“… – Ash vs Evil Dead: Ashes to Ashes (Tony Tilse, 2015) 9
1/6 – Ash vs Evil Dead: Bound in Flesh (Tony Tilse, 2015) 8
“… – Ash vs Evil Dead: The Dark One (Rick Jacobson, 2015) 8
“… – Extraordinary Tales (Raúl García, 2014) 9
1/7
“… – The Art of Extraordinary Tales (2015)
“… – Extraordinary Tales: The Making of (Aurelian Antezac, 2015) 6
1/8 – Two-Bit Waltz (Clara Mamet, 2013) 10
“… – Two-Bit Waltz: Academy Award Nominee William H. Macy Interview (Will Mamet, 2013) 4
1/9 – Greaser’s Palace (Robert Downey, 1972) 9
1/10 – Robert Downey Sr. Remembering Greaser’s Palace (Carl Morano, John Carchietta, 2010) 8
“… – Creature from the Haunted Sea (Roger Corman, 1961) 8
1/11 – Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (Alejandro G. Iñárritu, 2014) [stopped 26 minutes in due to disc damage]
1/12 – A Matter of Life and Death (Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger, 1946) 9
“… – Martin Scorsese on A Matter of Life and Death (Greg Carson, 2009)
1/13 – A Matter of Life and Death [ audio commentary with historian Ian Christie (2009) ]
1/14 – Yabu no naka no Kuroneko/In the Grove of the Black Cat (Kanetō Shindo, 1968) 9
1/16
1/17 – Extraordinary Tales [ audio commentary with director Raúl García ]
1/18 – Kyuketsuki Gokemidoro/Goke, Body Snatcher from Hell (Hajime Satao, 1968) [could not view past 13:52 due to disc damage]
“… – Inside the World of Ash vs Evil Dead
“… – How to Kill a Deadite
“… – The Best of Ash
1/20 – Symbiopsychotaxiplasm: Take 2 1/2 (William Greaves, 2005) 8
1/21- Steve Buscemi Interview (Debra McClutchy, 2006) 7
“… – Discovering William Greaves (Debra McClutchy, 2006) [could not view past 49:13 due to disc damage]
1/23 – The Terror (Roger Corman, 1963) 8
“… – Discovering William Greaves [conclusion (miraculously played with some minor skipping)] 7
1/24 – Il Maschera del Demonio/The Mask of Satan/Black Sunday (Mario Bava, 1960) 9 [English language international version]
1/25 – S. Darko (Chris Fisher, 2009) 6
1/26 – As Long as They Live, People Want to Flourish—Kaneto Shindo, April 24, 1998 (Nobuko Shibuya, 1998) 7
1/27
1/28 – Tadao Sato on Kuroneko (Black Cat) (Curtis Tsui, 2011) 8
“… – Auntie Mame (Morton DaCosta, 1958) 8
1/29 – Hail, Caesar! A Tale of the Christ (Joel Coen, Ethan Coen, 2016) 9
1/30 – Juggernaut (Richard Lester, 1974) 7
1/31 – An Evening of Edgar Allan Poe (Kenneth Johnson, 1970) 8

2/1 – Histoire(s) du cinéma: Tous les histoire(s) (Jean-Luc Godard, 1989) 8
2/2 – Directing Hollywood (2016)
“… – The Stars Align (2016)
“… – An Era of Glamour (2016)
“… – Magic of a Bygone Era (2016)
“… – Histoire(s) du cinéma: Une histoire seule (Jean-Luc Godard, 1989) 9
2/3 – The Mask of Satan [ audio commentary with Author Tim Lucas (2000) ]
2/4
“… – Ash vs Evil Dead: El Jefe [ audio commentary from creator/executive producer/director Sam Raimi, co-executive producer Ivan Raimi, executive producer Rob Tapert, and executive producer/actor Bruce Campbell ]
“… – Hanuman (Vasant Gajanan Samant, 2005) 7
2/15
2/16 – Teenage Doll (Roger Corman, 1957) 7
2/18 – Histoire(s) du cinéma: Seul le cinéma (Jean-Luc Godard, 1994) 8
2/19 – Snezhnaya koroleva/The Snow Queen (Maksim Sveshnikov, Vladlen Barbe, 2012) 6 [English version]
2/22 – Alex in Wonderland (Paul Mazursky, 1970) [disc damage prevented mefrom viewing past 54:20]
“… – Benson: The President’s Double (Jay Sandrich, 1979) 9
2/23 – Benson: Benson in Love (Peter Baldwin, 1979) 7
2/24 – The Young Racers (Roger Corman, 1963) [disc damage prevented me from viewing past 44:46]
“… – Alex in Wonderland (Paul Mazursky, 1970) [same copy; 54:20-1:06:49, then again stopped due to disc damage]
2/25 – The Tomb of Ligeia (Roger Corman, 1965) 8
2/27 – Glee: The Sue Sylvester Shuffle (Brad Falchuk, 2011) 9
2/28 – Benson: Conflict of Interest (Jay Sandrich, 1979) 8
“… – Glee: Silly Love Songs (Tate Donovan, 2011) 7

3/2 – The Penalty (Wallace Worsley, 1920) [disc damage prevented me from viewing past 24:33]
3/3 – Old Boy (Spike Lee, 2013) 8
3/4 – The Making of Old Boy (2013)
“…- Transformation (2013)
3/4 – Benson: The Layoff (Peter Baldwin, 1979) 7
3/5 – Ash vs Evil Dead: Bait [with audio commentary from executive producer Rob Tapert, executive producer/actor Bruce Campbell and actors Dana DeLorenzo and Ray Santiago]
3/6 – Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (George Lucas, 2005) 8
3/7 – The Lady in the Van (Nicholas Hynter, 2015) 9
3/8
“… – Ash vs Evil Dead: Books from Beyond [with audio commentary from executive producer/actor Bruce Campbell and actors Dana DeLorenzo and Ray Santiago]
3/9 Ash vs Evil Dead: Brujo Ash vs Evil Dead: Books from Beyond [with audio commentary from executive producer/actor Bruce Campbell and actors Dana DeLorenzo and Ray Santiago]
“… – Shelter (Paul Bettany, 2014) 7
3/10 – NY Film Critics Series: Peter Travers Q&A with Jennifer Connelly, Anthony Mackie and Director Paul Bettany (Ben Donnellon, 2015) 7
3/11 – The Secret of Moonacre (Gabor Csupo, 2010) [disc shut down at 56:54]
3/13 – Alice Through the Looking Glass (Alan Handley, 1966) 7
3/14 – On the Other Side of the Looking Glass (2010) 5
“… – Bob Wynn Tells It Like It Is (2010) 4
“… – Frankenstein (Kevin Connor, 2003) 7
“… – Creating Frankenstein (2003) 4
“… – Death & the Compass (Alex Cox, 1996) 9
3/15 – Ash vs Evil Dead: The Host [with audio commentary from executive producer/actor Bruce Campbell and actors Dana DeLorenzo and Ray Santiago]
“… – Ash vs Evil Dead: The Killer of Killers [with audio commentary from actors Dana DeLorenzo, Jill Marie Jones and Ray Santiago]
“… – Ash vs Evil Dead: Fire in the Hole [with audio commentary from actors Dana DeLorenzo, Jill Marie Jones and Ray Santiago]
3/16 – Ash vs Evil Dead: Ashes to Ashes [with audio commentary from executive producer/actor Bruce Campbell and actors Dana DeLorenzo, Jill Marie Jones and Ray Santiago]
“… – Ash vs Evil Dead: Bound in Flesh [with audio commentary from executive producer/actor Bruce Campbell and actors Dana DeLorenzo, Lucy Lawless and Ray Santiago]
“… – Ash vs Evil Dead: The Dark One [with audio commentary from executive producer/actor Bruce Campbell and actors Dana DeLorenzo, Lucy Lawless and Ray Santiago]
3/17 – The Rain People (Francis Ford Coppola, 1969) 9
3/19 Nippon konchuki/Entomological Chronicle of Japan/The Insect Woman (Shohei Imamura, 1963) 8

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