Archive for the 'movies' Category

29 November, 2020

Posted by Socrates in movies, Socrates, Walt Disney, William Pierce at 11:49 am | Permanent Link

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937); [Movie; duration is 1 hour, 23 minutes]. The first, and arguably the best, Walt Disney movie. It’s based on the 1812 German fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm. Do you have any idea how long it took the artists at Disney (who were among the best in the […]

23 November, 2020

Posted by Socrates in black behavior vs. white behavior, movie directors, movies, Socrates, Western civilization, Western culture, White art/architecture, White media at 12:34 pm | Permanent Link

(Above: Herzog directing in 2005) Granted, “Renaissance man” is an overused term, but it’s true here. Herzog can do almost anything. He is a director of movies and documentaries, a screenwriter, an author of a dozen poetry books, a director of operas, an actor, and he speaks five languages. An overachiever. But of course, White […]

12 November, 2020

Posted by Socrates in movies, Socrates at 11:22 am | Permanent Link

“They Live” (1988), starring “Rowdy” Roddy Piper. A classic horror movie from John Carpenter. Guess who the aliens are? [Here], and also [Here].

22 October, 2020

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Halloween (1978); starring Jamie Lee Curtis and Tom Atkins. The Fog (1980); starring Jamie Lee Curtis and Adrienne Barbeau. The Howling (1981); starring Dee Wallace and Christopher Stone. Race With the Devil (1975); starring Peter Fonda and Loretta Swit.

9 October, 2020

Posted by Socrates in movies, Socrates at 11:58 am | Permanent Link

Mother Lode (1982); starring Charlton Heston and Kim Basinger. It’s about gold mining and murder. [Movie; duration is 2 hours].

20 September, 2020

Posted by Socrates in movies, Socrates at 1:36 pm | Permanent Link

The Wicker Man (1973), starring Edward Woodward and Christopher Lee. In England, a God-fearing, ultra-conservative policeman battles evil pagans, who run around in the woods naked while shouting “Hail Satan!” and “We Love Hillary!” and other fun things. It’s my understanding that Ruth Bader Ginsburg did the same thing (the naked/woods thing). That’s why many […]

23 August, 2020

Posted by Socrates in movies, Socrates at 11:51 am | Permanent Link

Seven Samurai (Japanese, 1954); [in Japanese, with English subtitles; duration is 3 hours, 27 minutes; the prior, posted copy of this movie was faulty; this is also longer].

11 August, 2020

Posted by Socrates in movies, Socrates at 2:41 pm | Permanent Link

“Tess” (1979); this movie is somewhat rare; starring Nastassja Kinski. Directed by Roman Polanski. Say what you will about the Jew, Polanski, he’s a good director. [Movie; Duration is 2 hours, 51 minutes].

21 July, 2020

Posted by Socrates in movies, Socrates at 1:44 pm | Permanent Link

The Devil And Daniel Webster (1941); starring James Craig, Walter Huston, Edward Arnold. [Video; duration is 1 hour, 46 minutes].

7 July, 2020

Posted by Socrates in movies, Online movies, Socrates at 11:00 am | Permanent Link

Experiment in Terror (1962), starring Glenn Ford and Lee Remick. Must be good: Hollywood keeps trying to censor it anytime it appears online. [Video; duration is 2 hours ].