Great Films and their Great Images

Posts tagged “Black & White

The Devil’s Eye

"Satan has a sore eye. It may be a sty. Either he
has been in a draft - which is unthinkable in
hell - or something alarming has happened on earth."
- The Actor
01 (17)

Dir: Ingmar Bergman

DoP: Gunnar Fischer

Year: 1960

Country: Sweden

Language: Swedish

Genre: Comedy | Drama | Fantasy

Color: Black & White

Aspect Ratio: 1.37:1

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If….

"One man can change the world with a bullet in the right place."
- Mick Travis
01 (29)
Dir: Lindsay Anderson

DoP: Miroslav Ondricek

Year: 1968

Country: UK

Language: English | Latin

Genre: Drama

Color: Black & White | Color

Aspect Ratio: 1.66:1

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Stray Dog

"Bad luck either makes a man or destroys him. Are you gonna let it
destroy you? Depending how you take it, bad luck can be a big break."
- Police Inspector Nakajima
01 (25)

Dir: Akira Kurosawa

DoP: Asakazu Nakai

Year: 1949

Country: Japan

Language: Japanese

Genre: Crime | Drama | Thriller

Color: Black & White

Aspect Ratio: 1.37:1

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Wagon Master

"Wagons West!"
- Travis Blue
01 (57)

Dir: John Ford

DoP: Bert Glennon

Year: 1950

Country: USA

Language: English | Navajo | Spanish

Genre: Adventure | Western

Color: Black & White

Aspect Ratio: 1.37:1

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The Postman Always Rings Twice

"With my brains and your looks, we could go places."
- Frank Chambers
01 (5)
Dir: Tay Garnett

DoP: Sidney Wagner

Year: 1946

Country: USA

Language: English

Genre: Crime | Drama | Film-Noir 
| Mystery | Romance | Thriller

Color: Black & White

Aspect Ratio: 1.37:1

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The Last Battle

01 (52) 
Dir: Luc Besson
DoP: Carlo Varini
Year: 1983
Country: France
Language: Silent
Genre: Sci-Fi
Color: Black & White
Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1

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Frau Im Mond (Woman in the Moon)

""Never" does not exist for the human mind... only "Not yet.""
- The Author
01 (57)

Dir: Fritz Lang

DoP: Curt Courant

Year: 1929

Country: Germany

Language: German | Silent

Genre: Comedy | Drama | Romance | Sci-Fi

Color: Black & White

Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1

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Smiles of a Summer Night

"And then the summer night smiled for the third time."
- Petra the Maid

"For the sad, the depressed, the sleepless,
the confused, the frightened, the lonely."
- Frid the Groom
01 (36)

Dir: Ingmar Bergman

DoP: Gunnar Fischer

Year: 1955

Country: Sweden

Language: Swedish

Genre: Comedy | Romance

Color: Black & White

Aspect Ratio: 1.37:1

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King Kong

"Ladies and gentlemen, look at Kong, the Eighth Wonder of the World."
- Carl Denham
01 (49)

Dir: Merian C. Cooper & Ernest B. Schoedsack

DoP: Edward Linden, J.O. Taylor, 
& Vernon L. Walker
Year: 1933

Country: USA

Language: English

Genre: Adventure | Fantasy | Horror

Color: Black & White

Aspect Ratio: 1.37:1

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Sweet Smell of Success

"You're dead, son. Get yourself buried."
- J.J. Hunsecker
01 (4)
Dir: Alexander Mackendrick

DoP: James Wong Howe

Year: 1957

Country: USA

Language: English

Genre: Drama | Film-Noir

Color: Black & White

Aspect Ratio: 1.66:1

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