Jonathan Crow, openculture.com

If one can characterize Stanley Kubrick by his complete control over the medium and his dogged insistence on staying within 30 miles of his house when shooting a movie, even if it means dressing up a London factory to look like Hue, Vietnam as he …

buddhabe:

In the doorway of the Maitreya temple of Tashilhunpo monastary in Tibet 

buddhabe:

In the doorway of the Maitreya temple of Tashilhunpo monastary in Tibet 

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"A book store where books are wrapped in paper with short descriptions so no one will ‘judge a book by it’s cover’ http://t.co/EfOErVemom"twitter.com
A book store where books are wrapped in paper with short descriptions so no one will ‘judge a book by it’s cover’ pic.twitter.com/EfOErVemom

"A book store where books are wrapped in paper with short descriptions so no one will ‘judge a book by it’s cover’ http://t.co/EfOErVemom"
twitter.com

A book store where books are wrapped in paper with short descriptions so no one will ‘judge a book by it’s cover’ pic.twitter.com/EfOErVemom

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lottereinigerforever:

Alfred Hitchcock on the set of “North by Northwest” (1959)

lottereinigerforever:

Alfred Hitchcock on the set of “North by Northwest” (1959)

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cinephiliabeyond:

“It was the possibility of doing a purely cinematic film. You have an immobilized man looking out. That’s one part of the film. The second part shows what he sees and the third part shows how he reacts. This is actually the purest expression of a cinematic idea.” —Alfred Hitchcock

cinephiliabeyond:

“It was the possibility of doing a purely cinematic film. You have an immobilized man looking out. That’s one part of the film. The second part shows what he sees and the third part shows how he reacts. This is actually the purest expression of a cinematic idea.” —Alfred Hitchcock

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Historic Phantom Setsfsilentfilmfestival.blogspot.com
Brandee Cox, author of The Silent Treatment newsletter, alerted us to this petition—an effort to save Universal’s historic Stage 28, originally built in 1924 for The Phantom of the Opera starring Lon Cha …

Historic Phantom Set
sfsilentfilmfestival.blogspot.com

Brandee Cox, author of The Silent Treatment newsletter, alerted us to this petition—an effort to save Universal’s historic Stage 28, originally built in 1924 for The Phantom of the Opera starring Lon Cha …

fuckyeahalfredhitchcock:

Each sec from Hitchcock Film (Vertigo) - MOMA exhibit (via mark’s photo stream)

fuckyeahalfredhitchcock:

Each sec from Hitchcock Film (Vertigo) - MOMA exhibit (via mark’s photo stream)

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blindthoughts:

There is a place. Like no place on Earth. A land full of wonder, mystery, and danger!

The Last Bookstore
Los Angeles, California.

My home away from home

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