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Border Radio
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directed by Kurt Voss, 1963-, Dean Lent, fl. 1987-2012 and Allison Anders, 1954-; produced by Marcus DeLeon, fl. 1987-2006; performed by Dave Alvin, 1955-, Chris Shearer, fl. 1987-2012 and Chris D. (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1987), 1 hour 24 mins
Before carving out a niche as one of the most distinct voices in nineties American cinema, Allison Anders made her debut, alongside codirectors and fellow UCLA film school students Kurt Voss and Dean Lent, with 1987’s Border Radio. A low-key, semi-improvised postpunk diary that took four years to complete, Borde...
directed by Kurt Voss, 1963-, Dean Lent, fl. 1987-2012 and Allison Anders, 1954-; produced by Marcus DeLeon, fl. 1987-2006; performed by Dave Alvin, 1955-, Chris Shearer, fl. 1987-2012 and Chris D. (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1987), 1 hour 24 mins
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George Washington
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directed by David Gordon Green, 1975-; designed by Michael Tully, fl. 2000; produced by David Gordon Green, 1975-, Sacha W. Mueller, fl. 2000 and Lisa Muskat, fl. 2000, Free Country U.S.A., Blue Moon Filmed Productions, Down Home Entertainment and Muskat Filmed Properties; performed by Candace Evanofski, fl. 1998-2012, Donald Holden, fl. 2000, Damian Jewan Lee, fl. 2000, Paul Schneider, 1976-, Will Janowitz, 1980-, Curtis Cotton, III, fl. 2000, Rachael Handy, fl. 200 and Eddie Rouse, 1954-2014 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 2000), 1 hour 30 mins
Over the course of one hot summer, a group of children in the decaying rural South must confront a tangle of difficult choices. An ambitiously constructed, elegantly photographed meditation on adolescence, the first full-length film by director David Gordon Green features remarkable performances from an award-winn...
directed by David Gordon Green, 1975-; designed by Michael Tully, fl. 2000; produced by David Gordon Green, 1975-, Sacha W. Mueller, fl. 2000 and Lisa Muskat, fl. 2000, Free Country U.S.A., Blue Moon Filmed Productions, Down Home Entertainment and Muskat Filmed Properties; performed by Candace Evanofski, fl. 1998-2012, Donald Holden, fl. 2000, Damian Jewan Lee, fl. 2000, Paul Schneider, 1976-, Will Janowitz, 1980-, Curtis Cotton, III, fl. 2000, Rachael Handy, fl. 200 and Eddie Rouse, 1954-2014 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 2000), 1 hour 30 mins
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Opening Night
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directed by John Cassavetes, 1929-1989; designed by Aleka Corwin, fl. 1977; produced by Al Ruban, fl. 1963, Faces Distribution; performed by John Cassavetes, 1929-1989, Gena Rowlands, 1930- and Ben Gazzara, 1930-2012 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1977), 2 hours 24 mins
While in the midst of rehearsals for her latest play, Broadway actor Myrtle Gordon (Gena Rowlands) witnesses the accidental death of an adoring young fan, after which she begins to confront the chaos of her own life. Headlined by a virtuoso performance by Rowlands, John Cassavetes’sOpening Night lays bare the d...
directed by John Cassavetes, 1929-1989; designed by Aleka Corwin, fl. 1977; produced by Al Ruban, fl. 1963, Faces Distribution; performed by John Cassavetes, 1929-1989, Gena Rowlands, 1930- and Ben Gazzara, 1930-2012 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1977), 2 hours 24 mins
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Paris, Texas
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directed by Wim Wenders, 1945-; designed by Birgitta Bjerke, fl. 1984; produced by Don Guest, 1935-2010, Westdeutscher Rundfunk Studios, Argos Films, Film4 Productions, Road Movies Filmproduktion and Pro-ject Filmproduktion; performed by Harry Dean Stanton, 1926-2017, Dean Stockwell, 1936-, Nastassja Kinski, 1961-, Hunter Carson, 1975-, Aurore Clement, 1945- and Bernhard Wicki, 1919-2000 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1984), 2 hours 25 mins
New German Cinema pioneer Wim Wenders (Wings of Desire) brings his keen eye for landscape to the American Southwest in Paris, Texas, a profoundly moving character study written by Pulitzer Prize–winning playwright Sam Shepard. Paris, Texas follows the mysterious, nearly mute drifter Travis (a magnificent Har...
directed by Wim Wenders, 1945-; designed by Birgitta Bjerke, fl. 1984; produced by Don Guest, 1935-2010, Westdeutscher Rundfunk Studios, Argos Films, Film4 Productions, Road Movies Filmproduktion and Pro-ject Filmproduktion; performed by Harry Dean Stanton, 1926-2017, Dean Stockwell, 1936-, Nastassja Kinski, 1961-, Hunter Carson, 1975-, Aurore Clement, 1945- and Bernhard Wicki, 1919-2000 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1984), 2 hours 25 mins
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Shadows
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directed by John Cassavetes, 1929-1989; designed by Randy Liles, fl. 1959 and Bob Reeh, fl. 1959; produced by Maurice McEndree, 1931-2003; performed by Ben Carruthers, 1936-1983, Lelia Goldoni, 1936-, Hugh Hurd, 1925-1995, John Cassavetes, 1929-1989 and Gena Rowlands, 1930- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1959), 1 hour 22 mins
John Cassavetes's directorial debut revolves around a romance in New York City between Lelia (Lelia Goldoni), a light-skinned black woman, and Tony (Anthony Ray), a white man. The relationship is put in jeopardy when Tony meets Lelia's darker-skinned jazz singer brother, Hugh (Hugh Hurd), and discovers that her ra...
directed by John Cassavetes, 1929-1989; designed by Randy Liles, fl. 1959 and Bob Reeh, fl. 1959; produced by Maurice McEndree, 1931-2003; performed by Ben Carruthers, 1936-1983, Lelia Goldoni, 1936-, Hugh Hurd, 1925-1995, John Cassavetes, 1929-1989 and Gena Rowlands, 1930- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1959), 1 hour 22 mins
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A Woman Under the Influence
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directed by John Cassavetes, 1929-1989; produced by Sam Shaw, 1912-1999, Faces Distribution; performed by Gena Rowlands, 1930-, Peter Falk, 1927-2011 and Fred Draper, 1923-1999 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1974), 2 hours 27 mins
This uncompromising portrait of domestic turmoil details the emotional breakdown of a suburban housewife and her family's struggle to save her from herself. Gena Rowlands and Peter Falk give unforgettably harrowing performances as a married couple deeply in love but unable to express their ardor in terms the other...
directed by John Cassavetes, 1929-1989; produced by Sam Shaw, 1912-1999, Faces Distribution; performed by Gena Rowlands, 1930-, Peter Falk, 1927-2011 and Fred Draper, 1923-1999 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1974), 2 hours 27 mins
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The Honeymoon Killers
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directed by Leonard Kastle, 1929-2011; produced by Warren Steibel, 1925-2002; performed by Mary Jane Higby, 1915-1986, Doris Roberts, 1925-2016, Tony Lo Bianco, 1936- and Shirley Stoler, 1929-1999 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1970), 1 hour 48 mins
Martha Beck (Shirley Stoler) is sullen, overweight and heartbreakingly alone. Desperate for affection, she joins Aunt Carrie’s Friendship Club and strikes up a correspondence with Ray Fernandez (Tony Lo Bianco), a suave, charismatic smooth talker who could be the man of her dreams—or a wicked con artist bound...
directed by Leonard Kastle, 1929-2011; produced by Warren Steibel, 1925-2002; performed by Mary Jane Higby, 1915-1986, Doris Roberts, 1925-2016, Tony Lo Bianco, 1936- and Shirley Stoler, 1929-1999 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1970), 1 hour 48 mins
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The Killing of a Chinese Bookie - 1978 Version
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directed by John Cassavetes, 1929-1989; produced by Al Ruban, fl. 1963, Faces Distribution; performed by Ben Gazzara, 1930-2012, Timothy Carey, 1929-1994 and Seymour Cassel, 1935- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1978), 1 hour 49 mins
John Cassavetes engages with film noir in his own inimitable style with The Killing of a Chinese Bookie. Ben Gazzara brilliantly portrays a gentleman’s club owner, Cosmo Vitelli, desperately committed to maintaining a facade of suave gentility despite the seediness of his environment and his own unhealthy appe...
directed by John Cassavetes, 1929-1989; produced by Al Ruban, fl. 1963, Faces Distribution; performed by Ben Gazzara, 1930-2012, Timothy Carey, 1929-1994 and Seymour Cassel, 1935- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1978), 1 hour 49 mins
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Mala Noche
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directed by Gus Van Sant, 1952-; produced by Gus Van Sant, 1952-; performed by Ray Monge, fl. 1985, Doug Cooeyate, fl. 1985 and Tim Streeter, fl. 1986-1990 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1986), 1 hour 18 mins
The first feature from acclaimed director Gus Van Sant (Drugstore Cowboy, Last Days), Mala Noche is a hauntingly beautiful black-and-white meditation on lust, love, obsession, and class. Stuck behind the cash register of a convenience store in Portland’s skid row, young Walt (Tim Streeter) becomes infatuated wit...
directed by Gus Van Sant, 1952-; produced by Gus Van Sant, 1952-; performed by Ray Monge, fl. 1985, Doug Cooeyate, fl. 1985 and Tim Streeter, fl. 1986-1990 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1986), 1 hour 18 mins
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Stranger Than Paradise
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directed by Jim Jarmusch, 1953-; produced by Otto Grokenberger, fl. 1984-2001 and Sara Driver, fl. 1989; performed by Richard Edson, 1954-, Eszter Balint, 1966- and John Lurie, 1952- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1984), 1 hour 29 mins
Rootless Hungarian émigré Willie (John Lurie), his pal Eddie (Richard Edson), and visiting sixteen-year-old cousin Eva (Eszter Balint) always manage to make the least of any situation, whether aimlessly traversing the drab interiors and environs of New York City, Cleveland, or an anonymous Florida suburb. With i...
directed by Jim Jarmusch, 1953-; produced by Otto Grokenberger, fl. 1984-2001 and Sara Driver, fl. 1989; performed by Richard Edson, 1954-, Eszter Balint, 1966- and John Lurie, 1952- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1984), 1 hour 29 mins
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