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Directors The Complete CRiTeRioN CoLLeCTioN Tournament

Discussion in 'Movies' started by Jim_K, Dec 5, 2004.

  1. Jim_K

    Jim_K Executive Producer

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    The Complete CRiTeRioN CoLLeCTioN Tournament

    Yep I'm bored [​IMG]

    Rules
    Vote for the better film, short, anthology or whatever.

    Presentation such as Extras, A/V quality, etc. should not be a factor.





    MASTER LIST

    8 1/2
    3 Women
    A Constant Forge
    A Night to Remember
    À Nous la Liberté
    A Story of Floating Weeds
    A Woman Is a Woman
    A Woman Under the Influence
    Alexander Nevsky
    Ali: Fear Eats the Soul
    All That Heaven Allows
    Alphaville
    Amarcord
    And God Created Woman
    And the Ship Sails On
    Andrei Rublev
    Armageddon
    Autumn Sonata
    Ballad of a Soldier
    Band of Outsiders
    Beastie Boys Video Anthology
    Beauty and the Beast
    Bed and Board
    Big Deal on Madonna Street
    Billy Liar
    Black Narcissus
    Black Orpheus
    Blood for Dracula
    Blood of a Poet
    Bob le Flambeur
    Branded to Kill
    Brazil
    Brief Encounter
    by Brakhage
    Carnival of Souls
    Charade
    Chasing Amy
    Children of Paradise
    Cleo from 5 to 7
    Closely Watched Trains
    Contempt
    Coup de Grâce
    Coup de torchon
    Cries and Whispers
    Day of Wrath
    Dead Ringers
    Diabolique
    Diary of a Chambermaid
    Diary of a Country Priest
    Do the Right Thing
    Double Suicide
    Down by Law
    Early Summer
    Elena and Her Men
    Eyes Without a Face
    Faces
    Fanny and Alexander
    Fat Girl
    Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
    Fiend without a Face
    Fishing with John
    Flesh for Frankenstein
    Floating Weeds
    For All Mankind
    French Cancan
    General Idi Amin Dada
    George Washington
    Gertrud
    Gimme Shelter
    Good Morning
    Grand Illusion
    Great Expectations
    Grey Gardens
    Hamlet
    Hard Boiled
    Häxan
    Hearts and Minds
    Henry V
    High and Low
    Hiroshima mon amour
    Honeymoon Killers
    Hopscotch
    How to Get Ahead in Advertising
    I Am Curious—Blue
    I Am Curious—Yellow
    I Fidanzati
    I Know Where I'm Going!
    I Vitelloni
    Ikiru
    Il Posto
    In the Mood for Love
    Indiscretion of an American Wife (Terminal Station)
    Ingmar Bergman Makes a Movie
    Insomnia
    Ivan the Terrible - Parts I & II
    Jubilee
    Juliet of the Spirits
    King of Kings
    Knife in the Water
    Kwaidan
    L' Avventura
    La Strada
    Le Cercle Rouge
    Le Corbeau
    Le Million
    Le Trou
    Les Dames du Bois de Boulogne
    Life of Brian
    Lola
    Lord of the Flies
    Lost Honor of Katharina Blum
    Love on the Run
    Loves of a Blonde
    M
    M. Hulot's Holiday
    Maîtresse
    Mamma Roma
    Man Bites Dog
    Mon Oncle
    Mona Lisa
    Monterey Pop
    My Life as a Dog
    My Man Godfrey
    My Métier
    Naked Lunch
    Nanook of the North
    Night and Fog
    Nights of Cabiria
    Notorious
    Oliver Twist
    Onibaba
    Opening Night
    Ordet
    Orpheus
    Peeping Tom
    Pépé le Moko
    Pickup on South Street
    Picnic at Hanging Rock
    Playtime
    Port of Shadows
    Pygmalion
    Quai des Orfèvres
    Rashomon
    Ratcatcher
    Rebecca
    Red Beard
    Richard III
    Rififi
    RoboCop
    Rushmore
    Salesman
    Salò
    Salvatore Giuliano
    Samurai I - Musashi Miyamoto
    Samurai II - Duel at Ichijoji Temple
    Samurai III - Duel at Ganryu Island
    Sanjuro
    Scenes from a Marriage
    Schizopolis
    Secret Honor
    Seven Samurai
    Shadows
    Shock Corridor
    Short Cuts
    Sid & Nancy
    Silence of the Lambs
    Sisters
    Slacker
    Smiles of a Summer Night
    Solaris
    Spartacus
    Spellbound
    Stolen Kisses
    Straw Dogs
    Stray Dog
    Sullivan's Travels
    Summertime
    Tanner '88
    Taste of Cherry
    Testament of Orpheus
    That Obscure Object of Desire
    The 39 Steps
    The 400 Blows
    The Bank Dick
    The Battle of Algiers
    The Blob
    The Cranes Are Flying
    The Devil and Daniel Webster
    The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie
    The Element of Crime
    The Firemen's Ball
    The Golden Coach
    The Harder They Come
    The Hidden Fortress
    The Horse's Mouth
    The Importance of Being Earnest
    The Killer
    The Killers (Siegel)
    The Killers (Siodmak)
    The Killing of a Chinese Bookie
    The Lady Eve
    The Lady Vanishes
    The Last Temptation of Christ
    The Last Wave
    The Leopard
    The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp
    The Long Good Friday
    The Lower Depths (Kurosawa)
    The Lower Depths (Renoir)
    The Magic Flute
    The Marriage of Maria Braun
    The Most Dangerous Game
    The Naked Kiss
    The Night Porter
    The Passion of Joan of Arc
    The Pornographers
    The Red Shoes
    The Rock
    The Royal Tenenbaums
    The Rules of the Game
    The Ruling Class
    The Scarlet Empress
    The Seventh Seal
    The Shop on Main Street
    The Silence
    The Testament of Dr. Mabuse
    The Third Man
    The Tin Drum
    The Unbearable Lightness of Being
    The Vanishing
    The White Sheik
    This is Spinal Tap
    Throne of Blood
    Through a Glass Darkly
    Time Bandits
    Tokyo Drifter
    Tokyo Olympiad
    Tokyo Story
    Traffic
    Trouble in Paradise
    Tunes of Glory
    Umberto D.
    Under the Roofs of Paris
    Vagabond
    Variety Lights
    Veronika Voss
    Videodrome
    Wages of Fear
    Walkabout
    Wild Strawberries
    Winter Light
    Withnail and I
    Written on the Wind
    Yojimbo

    WILD-CARDS

    Jimi Plays Monterey
    Shake! Otis at Monterey
    Pool Sharks
    The Barber Shop
    The Dentist
    The Fatal Glass of Beer
    The Golf Specialist
    The Pharmacist

     
  2. Jim_K

    Jim_K Executive Producer

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    ROUND 1

    Black Narcissus
    vs.
    In the Mood for Love

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    Ingmar Bergman Makes a Movie
    vs.
    My Métier

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    The Lower Depths (Kurosawa)
    vs.
    The Lower Depths (Renoir)

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    Alphaville
    vs.
    Brazil

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    WILD-CARDs

    The Golf Specialist
    vs.
    The Fatal Glass of Beer

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    Jimi Plays Monterey
    vs.
    Shake! Otis at Monterey
     
  3. george kaplan

    george kaplan Executive Producer

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    triple abstain

    Brazil

    abstain

    Shake! Otis at Monterey
     
  4. Lew Crippen

    Lew Crippen Executive Producer

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    Black Narcissus—an extremely tough one right off the bat.

    Ingmar Bergman Makes a Movie

    Brazil

    The Golf Specialist

    Shake! Otis at Montere
     
  5. Bill McA

    Bill McA Producer

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    Oh goody, another opportunity to vote for some weird stuff [​IMG]

    Maybe this will be a tournament that Jim will actually finish this time! [​IMG]

    Black Narcissus
    abstain - own both, seen neither
    abstain - own both, seen neither
    Brazil

    WILD-CARDs

    The Fatal Glass of Beer
    abstain - seen neither
     
  6. SteveGon

    SteveGon Executive Producer

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    Black Narcissus
    Abstain
    - Have both, haven't watched 'em yet.
    Abstain - Haven't watched the Renoir version yet.
    Abstain - No Alphaville.
    Abstain - Have the DVD, haven't watched it yet.
    Shake! Otis at Monterey - Very tough!
     
  7. Nick Sievers

    Nick Sievers Producer

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    I'll be abstaining quite a bit, but i'm slowly making my way through Criterion titles.

    Abstain
    Abstain
    Abstain
    - Haven't watched Kurosawa's version yet
    Brazil
    Abstain
    Abstain
     
  8. Jim_K

    Jim_K Executive Producer

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    Depends on if I get bored with it. [​IMG]


    My votes
    Black Narcissus
    Abstain no My Métier
    The Lower Depths (Kurosawa)
    Brazil
    The Fatal Glass of Beer
    Jimi Plays Monterey


    Black Narcissus over In the Mood for Love 4-0

    Ingmar Bergman Makes a Movie over My Métier 1-0

    The Lower Depths (Kurosawa) over The Lower Depths (Renoir) 1-0

    Brazil over Alphaville 5-0

    The Fatal Glass of Beer over The Golf Specialist 2-1

    Shake! Otis at Monterey over Jimi Plays Monterey 3-1


    Next

    Throne of Blood
    vs.
    Henry V

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    Straw Dogs
    vs.
    Knife in the Water

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    That Obscure Object of Desire
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    The Pornographers

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    Loves of a Blonde
    vs.
    Sullivan's Travels

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    Do the Right Thing
    vs.
    I Vitelloni

    WILD-CARD

    Pool Sharks
    vs.
    The Barber Shop
     
  9. SteveGon

    SteveGon Executive Producer

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    Knife in the Water
    Do the Right Thing


    Both tough choices. Abstain on the rest (only seen one in each matchup excepting the last. One of these days I'll get caught up...
     
  10. Lew Crippen

    Lew Crippen Executive Producer

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    Throne of Blood

    Sullivan’s Travels

    The Barber Shop
     
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    Angelo.M Producer

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    Throne of Blood
    Do the Right Thing
    The Barber Shop
     
  12. george kaplan

    george kaplan Executive Producer

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    Throne of Blood
     
  13. Nick Sievers

    Nick Sievers Producer

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    Knife in the Water
    Do the Right Thing
     
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    Matt Stone Lead Actor

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    Throne of Blood
    Do the Right Thing
     
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    Jeepers, don't log in for a day and see what I missed?

    Old match (Just to show off since I can vote in more of these than Bill [​IMG])
    Black Narcissus
    My Metier
    abstain
    Alphaville (you are all quite INSANE)
    The Fatal Glass of Beer
    Jimi Plays Monterey

    Current Match

    Throne of Blood
    Straw Dogs (or as it's known in Georgia, Straw Dawgs)
    That Obscure Object Of Desire (No contesto)
    Sullivan's Travels
    Do The Right Thing

    The Barber Shop (Has one of Field's most outrageous, non-PC one-liners. I literally fell out of my chair laughing, though I felt a bit bad that I found the line so funny)
     
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    Throne of Blood
    Straw Dogs

    abstain on The Pornographers - own it, haven't watched it yet
    abstain - no Loves of a Blonde
    abstain - no I Vitelloni

    WILD-CARD

    The Barber Shop
     
  17. Ric Bagoly

    Ric Bagoly Producer

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    abstain all the way...
     
  18. Jim_K

    Jim_K Executive Producer

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    My votes
    Throne of Blood
    Straw Dogs
    That Obscure Object of Desire
    Sullivan's Travels
    I Vitelloni
    The Barber Shop


    Throne of Blood over Henry V 7-0

    Straw Dogs over Knife in the Water 3-2

    That Obscure Object of Desire over The Pornographers 2-0

    Sullivan's Travels over Loves of a Blonde 3-0

    Do the Right Thing over I Vitelloni 5-1

    The Barber Shop over Pool Sharks 4-1



    next

    Band of Outsiders
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    Pickup on South Street

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    Billy Liar
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    Rushmore

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    Hearts and Minds
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    The Battle of Algiers

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    Slacker
    vs.
    The 400 Blows

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    Ordet
    vs.
    The Last Temptation of Christ

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    Lola
    vs.
    Nights of Cabiria
     
  19. Lew Crippen

    Lew Crippen Executive Producer

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    Rushmore

    Ordet
    —tough first round for Scorsese

    Nights of Cabiria—hard
     
  20. SteveGon

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    Pickup on South Street
    Abstain
    - No BL.
    Abstain - Been years since I've seen either.
    Slacker - Sympathy vote. [​IMG]
    Abstain - Still need to watch Ordet.
    Lola
     

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