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Favorites of the 50's

by José Neves
(explanation of the lists: http://murnau.livejournal.com/244032.html) The Fifties, a decade that started, in USA, with “Sunset Boulevard” and finished with “Suddenly Lust Summer”, must have been the time for sunsets, remembrances and romantic finishes. All over the world, the classic directors were waving goodbye’s and the new ones saying hello’s, being the only complete decade when both were synchronized in time and space, with amazing individual statements. And also, the decade when technicolor achieved its most wonderful performances. The instable and terrible world is peeping and becoming gradually more present, harmony is fading away,… Read more

(explanation of the lists: http://murnau.livejournal.com/244032.html)

The Fifties, a decade that started, in USA, with “Sunset Boulevard” and finished with “Suddenly Lust Summer”, must have been the time for sunsets, remembrances and romantic finishes. All over the world, the classic directors were waving goodbye’s and the new ones saying hello’s, being the only complete decade when both were synchronized in time and space, with amazing individual statements. And also, the decade when technicolor achieved its most wonderful performances. The instable and terrible world is peeping and becoming gradually more present, harmony is fading away, this is the period of classic cinema’s swan song.

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