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  • Aguirre, the Wrath of God
  • Apocalypse Now
  • Citizen Kane
  • La Dolce Vita

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  • Justine

    ★★★

  • Z

    ★★★★★

  • The Reivers

    ★★★★

  • Cactus Flower

    ★★★★½

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  • Justine

    Justine

    ★★★

    rating: 2.5 / 4.0

    www.rogerebert.com/reviews/justine-1969

    Disclaimer: I do not claim to have ownership over or to have written the following review. This review was written by Roger Ebert, where the official online posting of which is linked above

    It's a risky enterprise in the first place to make movies out of books a lot of people have read. People have the irrational notion that the movie should be "faithful" to the book, as if they were married. My theory is…

  • Z

    Z

    ★★★★★

    rating: 4.0 / 4.0

    www.rogerebert.com/reviews/z-1969

    Disclaimer: I do not claim to have ownership over or to have written the following review. This review was written by Roger Ebert, where the official online posting of which is linked above

    There are some things that refuse to be covered over. It would be more convenient, yes, and easier for everyone if the official version were believed. But then the facts begin to trip over one another, and contradictions emerge, and an "accident"…

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  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

    2001: A Space Odyssey

    ★★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    rating: 4.0 / 4.0

    www.rogerebert.com/reviews/great-movie-2001-a-space-odyssey-1968

    Disclaimer: I do not claim to have ownership over or to have written the following review. This review was written by Roger Ebert, where the official online posting of which is linked above

    The genius is not in how much Stanley Kubrick does in "2001: A Space Odyssey," but in how little. This is the work of an artist so sublimely confident that he doesn't include a single shot simply to keep our attention. He…

  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

    Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

    ★★★★★

    rating: 4.0 / 4.0

    www.rogerebert.com/reviews/eternal-sunshine-of-the-spotless-mind-2004-1

    Disclaimer: I do not claim to have ownership over or to have written the following review. This review was written by Roger Ebert, where the official online posting of which is linked above

    The space between who we are and who we think we are

    Visiting an old people's home, I walked down a corridor on the floor given over to advanced Alzheimer's parents. Some seemed anxious. Some were angry. Some simply sat there. Knowing…