Tag Archives: Ingmar Bergman

I hit 500! – My Personal Top 50

I finally made it! I’ve now seen 500 of the 1,000 films on the TheyShootPictures.com Greatest Movies compilation list. I hit the milestone with Roman Polanski’s The Tenant. Here’s what I’ve seen so far: https://themetropolistimes.com/1000-films-2/ It’s been a ridiculous amount of fun … Continue reading

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Cuckolds and Clowns

Sawdust and Tinsel aka The Naked Night aka Gycklarnas afton (1953) dir. Ingmar Bergman Sawdust and Tinsel‘s opening story introduces its theme of humiliation, John Simon writes in his Criterion Collection essay. Alma skinny dips in the ocean in front of … Continue reading

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Hour of the Wolf

Vargtimmen – Hour of the Wolf (1968) dir. Ingmar Bergman A woman and her artist lover move to an isolated island where they plan to raise their family.  The man goes crazy and the woman catches his insanity.  They share … Continue reading

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