Each Friday, we recommend seven Old Movies to Watch Now, all of which come recommended by one of our critics and can currently be screened online. Read the review, watch the movie, feel accomplished.
Abraham Lincoln, D.W. Griffith’s late docudrama.
The Killing of a Chinese Bookie, the great neonoir from John Cassavetes.
The Manxman, Alfred Hitchcock’s last silent film.
The Warriors, the tenacious cult classic from Walter Hill.
The Gang’s All Here, “Busby Berkeley’s most audacious film,” according to Dave Kehr.
The Scent of Green Papaya, winner of the Camera d’Or at the 1993 Cannes film festival.
Ali: Fear Eats the Soul, Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s Sirkian melodrama.
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