Tagged: silent films


Top30 Favorite Film Discoveries of 2017

Happy new year, everyone! Here’s to a 2018 with more writing and more movies. Looking back at my movie-watching last year, I don’t think I watched too many films from the West, so this list seems incredibly unbalanced.


Every-Night Dreams (1933)

Naruse Mikio’s silent Every-Night Dreams deals with the struggles of a single mother, a bar hostess, doing the best she can to provide for her son in tough personal and economic times.


Jay Chou – Extra Large Shoes

Taiwanese Pop King Jay Chou is back with a new album and single titled Extra Large Shoes (鞋子特大號) with an homage to the silent film era and one of its bigger stars~ Charlie Chaplin.


Top30 Favorite Film Discoveries of 2013

I took a look at my IMDb whack history to see how many actual new-to-me films I had caught this past 2013, and made up a list of thirty films I loved seeing for the first time.