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The 39 Steps 1935 Play Amazon Page NR HD
4.0/5 (368)  IMDb 7.8/10 (40k) A heart-racing spy story by Alfred Hitchcock, The 39 Steps follows Richard Hannay as he stumbles upon a conspiracy that thrusts him into a hectic chase across the Scottish... Robert Donat The Criterion Collection 86 minutes drama
The 400 Blows (English Subtitled) 1959 Play Amazon Page NR SD
4.5/5 (174)  IMDb 8.1/10 (70k) François Truffaut's first feature, The 400 Blows, is also his most personal. Told through the eyes of Truffaut's life-long cinematic counterpart, Antoine Doinel (Jean-Pierre... Jean-Pierre Leaud The Criterion Collection 100 minutes drama
49th Parallel 1941 Play Amazon Page NR HD
4.5/5 (63)  IMDb 7.4/10 (4.3k) At once a compelling piece of anti-isolationist propaganda and a quick-witted wartime thriller, 49th Parallel is a classic early work from the inimitable Michael Powell and... Leslie Howard The Criterion Collection 122 minutes drama, international
8 1/2 (English Subtitled) 1963 Play Amazon Page NR HD
4.5/5 (228)  IMDb 8.1/10 (78k) Marcello Mastroianni plays Guido Anselmi, a director whose new project is collapsing around him, along with his life. One of the greatest films about film ever made, Federico... Marcello Mastroianni The Criterion Collection 139 minutes drama, independentfilm, international
An Actor’s Revenge (English Subtitled) 1963 Play Amazon Page NR SD
A uniquely prolific and chameleonic figure of world cinema, Kon Ichikawa delivered a burst of stylistic bravado with this intricate tale of betrayal and retribution. Set in the... Kazuo Hasegawa The Criterion Collection 113 minutes drama
Adventures on the New Frontier 1961 Play Amazon Page NR HD
4.5/5 (3)  IMDb 6.5/10 (40) After John F. Kennedy�۪s election and before his inauguration, filmmaker Robert Drew screened the breakthrough Drew Associates film Primary for the president-elect and his wife... John F. Kennedy The Criterion Collection 52 minutes documentary
Ali: Fear Eats the Soul (English Subtitled) 1974 Play Amazon Page NR SD
4.5/5 (35)  IMDb 8.1/10 (12k) A lonely widow meets a much younger Arab worker in a bar during a rainstorm. They fall in love, to their own surprise--and to the outright shock of their families, colleagues,... Brigitte Mira The Criterion Collection 93 minutes drama, independentfilm, international
All Night Long 1962 Play Amazon Page NR HD
4.0/5 (12)  IMDb 7.0/10 (576) Othello is translated to the world of sixties London jazz clubs in Basil Dearden's smoky and sensational All Night Long. Over the course of one evening, the anniversary... Patrick McGoohan The Criterion Collection 91 minutes drama, musical
Amarcord (English Subtitled) 1973 Play Amazon Page R HD
4.5/5 (132)  IMDb 8.0/10 (29k) This carnivalesque portrait of provincial Italy during the fascist period, the most personal film from Federico Fellini, satirizes the director's youth and turns daily life into... Pupella Maggio The Criterion Collection 123 minutes drama
An Angel at My Table 1990 Play Amazon Page R HD
4.5/5 (44)  IMDb 7.6/10 (5.0k) With An Angel at My Table, Academy Award-winning filmmaker Jane Campion brings to the screen the harrowing true-life story of Janet Frame, New Zealand's most distinguished... Kerry Fox The Criterion Collection 158 minutes drama, international
Antonio Gaudi (English Subtitled) 1984 Play Amazon Page NR SD
3.5/5 (36)  IMDb 7.4/10 (946) Catalan architect Antonio Gaudí (1852-1926) designed some of the world's most astonishing buildings, interiors, and parks; Japanese director Hiroshi Teshigahara constructed some... Isidro Puig Boada The Criterion Collection 72 minutes documentary
Aparajito 1956 Play Amazon Page NR SD
5.0/5 (5)  IMDb 8.2/10 (6.7k) Aparajito picks up where the first film leaves off, with Apu and his family having moved away from the country to live in the bustling city of Varanasi. As Apu progresses from... Kanu Banerjee The Criterion Collection 110 minutes drama, independentfilm, international
Ashes and Diamonds (English Subtitled) 1958 Play Amazon Page NR HD
4.5/5 (22)  IMDb 7.9/10 (7.1k) Polish Home Army soldier Maciek Chelmicki has been ordered to assassinate an incoming commissar on the last day of World War II. Gorgeously photographed and brilliantly... Zbigniew Cybulski The Criterion Collection 102 minutes drama, independentfilm, international
Au Hasard Balthazar (English Subtitled) 1966 Play Amazon Page NR SD
4.0/5 (69)  IMDb 7.9/10 (12k) A profound masterpiece from one of the most revered filmmakers in the history of cinema, Robert Bresson's Au hasard Balthazar follows a donkey as he is passed from owner to... Anne Wiazemsky The Criterion Collection 95 minutes drama, independentfilm, international
An Autumn Afternoon (English Subtitled) 1962 Play Amazon Page NR HD
4.0/5 (27)  IMDb 8.3/10 (4.8k) The last film by Yasujiro Ozu was also his final masterpiece, a gently heartbreaking story about a man's dignifed resignation to life's shifting currents and society's... Chishu Ryu The Criterion Collection 113 minutes drama, independentfilm, international
Babette's Feast (English Subtitled) 1987 Play Amazon Page G SD
4.5/5 (567)  IMDb 7.9/10 (14k) Two devout and elderly sisters allow their cook, a French refugee, to prepare a feast in honor of their late father's 100th birthday, despite their spiritual concerns over the... Stephane Audran The Criterion Collection 103 minutes drama
Bad Timing 1980 Play Amazon Page R HD
3.5/5 (38)  IMDb 7.1/10 (5.7k) Amid the decaying elegance of cold-war Vienna, psychoanalyst Dr. Alex Linden (Art Garfunkel) becomes mired in an erotically charged affair with the elusive Milena Flaherty... Art Garfunkel The Criterion Collection 122 minutes drama
The Ballad of Narayama (English Subtitled) 1958 Play Amazon Page NR HD
4.0/5 (32)  IMDb 8.0/10 (1.5k) When townsfolk reach the age of 70 in Tatsuhei's village, it is customary to bring them to the top of the nearby mountain to die. When it is his own mother's turn, Tatsuhei... Kinuyo Tanaka The Criterion Collection 98 minutes drama
The Battle of Algiers (English Subtitled) 1966 Play Amazon Page NR HD
4.5/5 (231)  IMDb 8.1/10 (37k) One of the most influential political films in history, The Battle of Algiers, by Gillo Pontecorvo, vividly re-creates a key year in the tumultuous Algerian struggle for... Brahim Haggiag The Criterion Collection 121 minutes war
Belle de Jour (English Subtitled) 1967 Play Amazon Page R HD
4.0/5 (114)  IMDb 7.8/10 (29k) Catherine Deneuve's porcelain perfection hides a cracked interior in one of the actress's most iconic roles: Séverine, a Paris housewife who begins secretly spending her... Catherine Deneuve The Criterion Collection 100 minutes drama, independentfilm, international
Bicycle Thieves (English Subtitled) 1948 Play Amazon Page NR SD
4.5/5 (33)  IMDb 8.3/10 (94k) Hailed around the world as one of the greatest movies ever made, the Academy Award-winning Bicycle Thieves, directed by Vittorio De Sica, defined an era in cinema. In... Lamberto Maggiorani The Criterion Collection 89 minutes drama
The Big City 1963 Play Amazon Page NR HD
4.5/5 (10)  IMDb 8.3/10 (2.0k) The Big City, the great Satyajit Ray's first portrayal of contemporary life in his native Kolkata, follows the personal triumphs and frustrations of Arati, who decides, despite... Anil Chatterjee The Criterion Collection 136 minutes drama, international
Bitter Rice (English Subtitled) 1949 Play Amazon Page NR HD
4.5/5 (49)  IMDb 7.7/10 (2.3k) During planting season in Northern Italy's Po Valley, an earthy rice-field worker (Teorema's seductive Silvana Mangano) falls in with a small-time criminal (Il sorpasso's... Vittorio Gassman The Criterion Collection 109 minutes drama, international
The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant (English Subtitled) 1972 Play Amazon Page NR SD
4.0/5 (24)  IMDb 7.8/10 (5.5k) This unforgettable dissection of the imbalanced relationship between a haughty fashion designer and a beautiful but icy ingenue--based, in a sly gender reversal, on the... Margit Carstensen The Criterion Collection 124 minutes drama, independentfilm, international