Robinson Crusoe (1954)

LUIS BUNUEL Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.  Alternate title:  The Adventures of Robinson Crusoe Mexico, 1954.  Producciones Tepeyac, Oscar Dancigers Production.  Screenplay by Hugo Butler, Luis Bunuel, based on the novel by Daniel Defoe.  Cinematography by Alex Phillips.  Produced by Oscar Dancigers.  Music by Anthony Collins.  Production Design by Edward Fitzgerald.  Film Editing by Carlos Savage, Alberto Valenzuela.   Daniel Defoe’s classic novel…

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Speaking Of Bunuel (2000)

JOSE LUIS LOPEZ-LINARES, JAVIER RIOYO Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB Original title:  A Proposito De Bunuel Alternate title:  Regarding Bunuel Mexico/Spain/France/USA, 2000.  Cero en Conducta S.L., Filmoteca de la UNAM, Fondo para la Producción Cinematográfica de Calidad, Producciones Amaranta.  Screenplay by Agustin Sanchez Vidal.  Cinematography by Mauricio Villavecchia.  Produced by Jorge Sanchez.  Music by Mauricio Villavecchia.  Film Editing by Fidel Collados.   Wonderful documentary…

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That Obscure Object Of Desire (1977)

LUIS BUNUEL Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.5.  Original title:  Cet Obscur Object Du Desir France/Spain, 1977.  Greenwich Film Productions, Les Films Galaxie, In-Cine Compañía Industrial Cinematográfica.  Scenario by Luis Bunuel, collaboration with Jean-Claude Carriere, inspired by the book La Femme et le Pantin by Pierre Louys.  Cinematography by Edmond Richard.  Produced by Serge Silberman.  Production Design by Pierre Guffroy.  Costume Design…

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The Phantom Of Liberty (1974)

LUIS BUNUEL Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  Original title:  Le Fantome De La Liberte Italy/France, 1974.  Greenwich Film Productions.  Screenplay by Luis Bunuel, Jean-Claude Carriere.  Cinematography by Edmond Richard.  Produced by Serge Silberman.  Production Design by Pierre Guffroy.  Costume Design by Jacqueline Guyot.  Film Editing by Helene Plemiannikov.  Luis Bunuel takes the touches of surrealism he used in The Discreet Charm of The…

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The Discreet Charm Of The Bourgeoisie (1972)

LUIS BUNUEL Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.5.  Original title:  La Charme Discret De La Bourgeoisie France/Italy/Spain, 1972.  Greenwich Film Productions.  Scenario by Luis Bunuel, in collaboration with Jean-Claude Carriere.  Cinematography by Edmond Richard.  Produced by Serge Silberman.  Production Design by Pierre Guffroy.  Costume Design by Jacqueline Guyot.  Film Editing by Helene Plemiannikov.   Hilarious satire about upper-class life as seen by the…

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Tristana (1970)

LUIS BUNUEL Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.  France/Italy/Spain, 1970.  Época Films, Talía Films, Selenia Cinematografica, Les Films Corona.  Screen story by Luis Bunuel, Screenplay by Julio Alejandro, based on the novel by Benito Perez Galdos.  Cinematography by Jose F. Aguayo.  Produced by Luis Bunuel, Robert Dorfmann.  Production Design by Enrique Alarcon.  Costume Design by Luis Arguello, Rafael Borque.  Film Editing by…

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The Milky Way (1969)

LUIS BUNUEL Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5.  Original title:  La Voie Lactee West Germany/Italy, 1969.  Greenwich Film Productions, Fraia Film.  Screenplay by Luis Bunuel, Jean-Claude Carriere.  Cinematography by Christian Matras.  Produced by Serge Silberman.  Music by Luis Bunuel.  Production Design by Pierre Guffroy.  Costume Design by Jacqueline Guyot.  Film Editing by Louisette Hautecoeur. Two modern-day pilgrims (actually beggars) make the journey from France to Spain’s…

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Belle De Jour (1967)

LUIS BUNUEL Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBBB.  France/Italy, 1967.  Robert et Raymond Hakim, Paris Film Productions, Five Film.  Adaptation and dialogue by Luis Bunuel, Jean-Claude Carriere, based on the novel by Joseph Kessel.  Cinematography by Sacha Vierny.  Produced by Raymond Hakim, Robert Hakim.  Production Design by Robert Clavel.  Costume Design by Helen Nourry.  Film Editing by Louisette Hautecoeur. Catherine Deneuve plays an…

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Simon Of The Desert (1965)

LUIS BUNUEL   Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.5.  Original title:  Simon del Desierto Mexico, 1965.  Sindicato de Trabajadores de la Producción Cinematográfica.  Story by Luis Bunuel, Screenplay by Luis Bunuel, Julio Alejandro.  Cinematography by Gabriel Figueroa. Produced by Gustavo Alatriste.  Music by Raul Lavista.  Film Editing by Carlos Savage. Luis Bunuel was a filmmaker of such power that even when…

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Diary Of A Chambermaid (1964)

LUIS BUNUEL Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.5.  Original title:  Le Journal D’Une Femme De Chambre France/Italy, 1964.  Ciné-Alliance, Filmsonor, Spéva Films, Dear Film Produzione.  Adaptation and dialogue by Luis Bunuel, Jean-Claude Carriere, based on the novel by Octave Mirbeau.  Cinematography by Roger Fellous.  Produced by Michel Safra, Serge Silberman.  Production Design by Georges Wakhevitch.  Costume Design by Georges Wakhevitch.  Film Editing by…

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The Exterminating Angel (1962)

LUIS BUNUEL Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  Original title:  El Angel Exterminador Mexico, 1962.  Producciones Gustavo Alatriste.  Screenplay by Luis Bunuel.  Cinematography by Gabriel Figueroa.  Produced by Gustavo Alatriste.  Music by Raul Lavista.  Production Design by Jesus Bracho.  Costume Design by Georgette Somohano.  Film Editing by Carlos Savage.   A group of high society members gather together for a dinner party full of witty…

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Viridiana (1961)

LUIS BUNUEL Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  Spain/Mexico, 1961.  Unión Industrial Cinematográfica, Gustavo Alatriste, Films 59.  Screenplay by Luis Bunuel, Julio Alejandro, based on the novel Halma by Benito Perez Galdos.  Cinematography by Jose F. Aguayo.  Produced by Gustavo Alatriste.  Music by Gustavo Pittaluga.  Production Design by Francisco Canet.  Film Editing by Pedro del Rey.  Podcast:  My Criterions.   Luis Bunuel made…

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