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Re: 6th Annual Criterion Challenge - List Thread


Legend:
Spoiler:
Formats: Blu-Ray (8) | HDDVD () | DVD (3) | Theater () | TV () | Netflix () | Crackle () | YouTube () | Other (i.e. iTunes, Digital Download, etc.) ()

- First Time Viewing (features only) (7)
- First Time Viewing (non-features only) (0)
* - First Home Viewing (0)
* - First Time Using Owned Media (1)

All movies American unless otherwise indicated...
- Norway (1)


Watched With: μ - M (4) | τ - N (0) | δ - D (2) (~ indicates only a partial viewing by other viewers)

Bold titles are feature length

Underlined titles indicate coming off the unwatched pile must have been purchased more than 1 month prior to challenge (6)


Total Eligible Titles: 11 First Time Views: 7 Blu-ray: 8 DVD: 3 Theater: 0 TV: 0 Streamed: 0



September 03:
01. [047] Insomnia (1997)
 - trailer

September 06:
02. [175] Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998)
03. [476] The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)

September 07:
04. [683] Nashville (1975)
 - trailer

September 08:
05. [336] Dazed and Confused (1993) μ

September 09:
06. [LD109] Taxi Driver (1976) μ δ
07. [LD073] Casablanca (1942) μ
 - trailer (non-Criterion)

September 13:
08. [627] The Game (1997) *

September 14:
09. [300] The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004)
10. [051] Brazil (1985) δ

September 18th - 28th
Currently enjoying the 2014 Calgary International Film Festival!

Seen:
Growing Pains (shorts package)
Waiting For August (Romania)
God's Slave (Argentina)
LFO (Denmark)
Winter Sleep (Turkey)
Maps to the Stars
The Valley Below (Canada)
Chimères (Switzerland)
Fallen City (China)
The One Who Loves You
Welcome To New York
Lemon Tree Passage (Australia)
Dirty Singles (Canada)
Time Lapse
The Dance of Reality (Chile)
Teen Lust (Canada)
The Editor (Canada)
Tu dors Nicole (Canada)
Borobo (UK)
Mutant World (future SyFy channel movie) (Canada)
The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet (Canada, France)
Ally Was Screaming (Canada)


September 30:
11. [630] Rosemary's Baby (1968) μ Horror crossover

Spoiler:
Feature Presentation
Watch one film from every decade covered by Criterion.
--- 1920 - (insert film title here)
--- 1930 -
-X- 1940 - Casablanca
--- 1950 -
-X- 1960 - Rosemary's Baby
-X- 1970 - Nashville
-X- 1980 - Brazil
-X- 1990 - Fear and Loathing In Las Vegas
-X- 2000/2010 - The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

Watch something from spine number range:
-X- 001-050 - Insomnia
-X- 051-100 - LD Casablanca
-X- 101-150 - LD Taxi Driver
-X- 151-200 - Fear and Loathing In Las Vegas
--- 201-250 -
-X- 251-300 - The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
-X- 301-350 - Dazed and Confused
--- 351-400 -
--- 401-450 -
-X- 451-500 - The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
--- 501-550 –
--- 551-600 -
-X- 601-650 - The Game, Rosemary's Baby
-X- 650-700 - Nashville
--- 701-750 -
--- an Eclipse title -
-X- Watch a title not released on DVD by Criterion - Taxi Driver, Casablanca

Watch films in at least 5 languages.
-X- First language, Norwegian, Insomnia
--- Second language, (insert language), (insert title).
--- Third language, (insert language), (insert title).
--- Fourth language, (insert language), (insert title).
--- Fifth language, (insert language), (insert title).

Watch 5 films from different people in Criterion's Explore People section (Each title must be unique. For example, Pierrot Le Fou could NOT count for Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean-Luc Godard, and Anna Karina, just one)
-X- Robert Altman, Nashville
--- ,
--- ,
--- ,
--- ,

Watch a film from 5 different “themes” on Criterion’s website
-X- Noir and Neonoir/Originals/Suspense!, Insomnia
-X- America, America/Cult Movies/Cut!/Great Soundtracks/Novels on the Big Screen, Fear and Loathing In Las Vegas
-X- Oscar Winners/Tearjerkers, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
-X- America, America/Great Performances/Great Soundtracks/New American Cinema, Nashville
-X- America, America/Comedies/Cut!/Growing Pains, Dazed and Confused

Special Edition Features
Read 5 essays from the Criterion booklets and/or listed here –
--- First Essay title, (title of film)
--- Second Essay title, (title of film)
--- Third Essay title, (title of film)
--- Fourth Essay title, (title of film)
--- Fifth Essay title, (title of film)

Watch 5 Criterion supplemental interviews.
--- First Interview Name, (insert film title)
--- Second Interview Name, (insert film title)
--- Third Interview Name, (insert film title)
--- Fourth Interview Name, (insert film title)
--- Fifth Interview Name, (insert film title)

Watch 5 Criterion Theatrical Trailers
-X- Insomnia
-X- Nashville
--- Third Trailer Title
--- Fourth Trailer Title
--- Fifth Trailer Title

--- Watch a film with commentary –
--- Watch a supplemental short film –
--- Watch a Criterion disc completely. Every part of it. -
--- Watch an entire Criterion Collector's Set/Eclipse Box Set/Top Ten List -
--- Listen to a Criterion/Eclipse film soundtrack -


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