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Movies in/about movie theatres

by Samuel Andrade
The movie theatre is a place where everything can happen and everyone can see themselves as Rudolph Valentino, Lillian Gish, Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, Clark Gable, Elizabeth Taylor, Marlon Brando, Rita Hayworth, Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, Brad Pitt or Angelina Jolie. But it is also important to see how cinema observes that special place. This list is a gathering of the titles which have primarly focused on the relationship between moviegoers and movies. (Please, be free to sugest any titles to this list. Thanks!) [Movies not listed on MUBI yet: . BUDDY’S THEATRE (1935, Ben Hardaway) — http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0026155/ . ELOKUVAN… Read more

The movie theatre is a place where everything can happen and everyone can see themselves as Rudolph Valentino, Lillian Gish, Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, Clark Gable, Elizabeth Taylor, Marlon Brando, Rita Hayworth, Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, Brad Pitt or Angelina Jolie.

But it is also important to see how cinema observes that special place.

This list is a gathering of the titles which have primarly focused on the relationship between moviegoers and movies.

(Please, be free to sugest any titles to this list. Thanks!)

[Movies not listed on MUBI yet:

. BUDDY’S THEATRE (1935, Ben Hardaway) — http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0026155/
. ELOKUVAN NÄKIMÄTÖN MIES (1989, Juho Gartz) — http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0221934/
. REEL PARADISE (2005, Steve James) — http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0405271/
. BEHIND THE GLASS (2008, Gabriel Rhodes) — http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1365582/
. LE OMBRE DELLA LUCE (Simonetta Cappello and Paolo Pochettino) — http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1773534/

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