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Picture of Battleship Potemkin (1925)

Posted On November 20, 2014By TilIn Drama, History

Battleship Potemkin (1925)

Based on the historical events the movie tells the story of a riot at the battleship Potemkin. What started as a protest strike when the crew was given rotten meat for dinner ended in a riot. The sailors raised the red flag and tried to ignite the revolution in their home port Odessa. (Plot summary written by Konstantin Dlutskii) Director: Sergei M. Eisenstein Writer: Nina Agadzhanova (script), Sergei M. Eisenstein, Nikolai Aseyev (intertitles), Sergei Tretyakov (intertitles) Editor: Sergei M. Eisenstein, Grigori Aleksandrov 90to5 Editor: 90to5 Editor Website: – 90to5 EditorRead More
Picture of Battleship Potemkin (1925)

Posted On November 3, 2014By TilIn Drama, History

Battleship Potemkin (1925)

Based on the historical events the movie tells the story of a riot at the battleship Potemkin. What started as a protest strike when the crew was given rotten meat for dinner ended in a riot. The sailors raised the red flag and tried to ignite the revolution in their home port Odessa. (Plot summary written by Konstantin Dlutskii) Director: Sergei M. Eisenstein Writer: Nina Agadzhanova (script), Sergei M. Eisenstein, Nikolai Aseyev (intertitles), Sergei Tretyakov (intertitles) Editor: Sergei M. Eisenstein, Grigori Aleksandrov 90to5 Editor: 90to5 Editor Website: http://www.carolinafmondelo.com/ 90to5 EditorRead More
Picture of Salt of the Earth (1954)

Posted On September 3, 2014By TilIn Drama, History

Salt of the Earth (1954)

Based on an actual strike against the Empire Zinc Mine in New Mexico, the film deals with the prejudice against the Mexican-American workers, who struck to attain wage parity with Anglo workers in other mines and to be treated with dignity by the bosses. The film is an early treatment of feminism, because the wives of the miners play a pivotal role in the strike, against their husbands wishes. In the end, the greatest victory for the workers and their families is the realization that prejudice and poor treatment areRead More
5 minute edit of Captain Kidd (1945)

Posted On November 5, 2013By TilIn Adventure, Biography, Drama, History

Captain Kidd (1945)

In this unhistorical account, Capt. William Kidd is already a clever, ruthless pirate when, in 1699, he tricks the king into commissioning him as escort for a treasure ship from India. He enlists a crew of pardoned cutthroats…and Orange Povey, whom Kidd once abandoned on a reef and hoped never to see again. Of course, Kidd’s intentions are treacherous. But there’s more to gunner Adam Mercy than meets the eye. (Plot summary written by Rod Crawford <puffinus@u.washington.edu>) Director: Rowland V. Lee Writer: Norman Reilly Raine (screenplay), Robert N. Lee (originalRead More

Posted On August 5, 2013By TilIn Drama, History

Battleship Potemkin (1925)

Based on the historical events the movie tells the story of a riot at the battleship Potemkin. What started as a protest strike when the crew was given rotten meat for dinner ended in a riot. The sailors raised the red flag and tried to ignite the revolution in their home port Odessa. (Plot summary written by Konstantin Dlutskii )   Runtime original: 01:15:00 Runtime at 90to5: 00:05:00 90to5 Editor Website: CaduMedina.com 90to5 Editor Bio: Video Editor & Sound Designer A technical masterpiece, Battleship Potemkin is Soviet cinema at its finest,Read More