Movies Quiz / Jonathan Rosenbaum's Essential Cinema, 1980-1989

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Can you name* the films released between 1980 and 1989 from Jonathan Rosenbaum's alternative canon in Essential Cinema?

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Director/YearTitle24fps Rating
Louis Malle/1980***
Samuel Fuller/1980**1/2
John Cassavetes/1980*
Mike Leigh/1980****
William Klein/1980not seen
Jonathan Demme/1980****1/2
King Vidor/1980not seen
Alain Resnais/1980**1/2
Dennis Hopper/1980****1/2
Stanley Kubrick/1980*****
Jerry Lewis/1980not seen
Sara Driver/1981not seen
Yaky Yosha/1981not seen
Mel Brooks/1981**1/2
Albert Brooks/1981**
Abbas Kiarostami/1981not seen
Herbert Ross/1981****1/2
Ivan Passer/1981**1/2
Raul Ruiz/1982not seen
Jean-Marie Straub, Danièle Huillet/1982not seen
Peter Thompson/1982not seen
Martin Scorsese/1982****
Samuel Fuller/1982*1/2
Wim Wenders/1982***
Ridley Scott/1982****
Jacques Demy/1982****1/2
Jean-Marie Straub, Danièle Huillet/1982not seen
Wim Wenders/1982not seen
Amos Gitai/1982***
Edgardo Cozarinsky/1982not seen
Jean-Luc Godard/1982not seen
Leslie Thornton/1983not seen
Chantal Akerman/1983not seen
Jane Campion, Gerard Lee/1983**1/2
Robert Bresson/1983****
Jerry Lewis/1983not seen
Abbas Kiarostami/1983not seen
Sally Potter/1983**1/2
Joe Dante/1983****
Charles Burnett/1983**1/2
Chris Marker/1983*****
Maria Klonaris/1983not seen
Hou Hsiao-hsien, Wan Ren, Tseng chuang-hsiang/1983not seen
Kevin Brownlow, David Gill/1983*****
David Cronenberg/1983****1/2
Amos Gitai/1984not seen
Béla Tarr/1984****1/2
Luc Moullet/1984***1/2
Woody Allen/1984****1/2
Atom Egoyan/1984***
Raul Ruiz/1984not seen
Alan Rudolph/1984**
Juzo Itami/1984not seen
John Cassavetes/1984**1/2
Erotic Psyche/1984not seen
Michael Radford/1984****
Jonathan Demme/1984 (Original Cut)not seen (nor will anyone ever see it uncut, sadly)
George A. Romero/1985***1/2
Ross McElwee/1985****1/2
Yvonne Rainer/1985not seen
Françoise Romand/1985**
Juzo Itami/1985***
Claude Lanzmann/1985****1/2
Edward Yang/1985not seen
Hou Hsiao-hsien/1985***1/2
Agnès Varda/1985****1/2
Louis Hock/1986not seen
Jean-Pierre Gorin/1986***1/2
Leos Carax/1986****1/2
Sara Driver/1986not seen
Peter Thompson/1986not seen
Raul Ruiz/1986not seen
Jim Jarmusch/1986****1/2
Joan Braderman/1986not seen
Alain Resnais/1986****1/2
Tian Zhuangzhuang/1986not seen
Raul Ruiz/1987not seen
Mohsen Makhmalbaf/1987not seen
Robert Frank, Rudy Wurlitzer/1987not seen
Raul Ruiz/1987not seen
Yervant Gianikian, Angela Ricci Lucchi/1987not seen
Stanley Kubrick/1987***1/2
Bill Forsyth/1987*****
David Mamet/1987***1/2
Elaine May/1987**
James Benning/1987not seen
Bernardo Bertolucci/1987****
Peggy Ahwesh, Keith Sanborn/1987not seen
Jean-Luc Godard/1987not seen
Mehrnaz Saeed-Vafa/1987not seen
Norman Mailer/1987**
Peter Thompson/1987not seen
Alex Cox/1987**1/2
Laurie Dunphy/1987not seen
Abbas Kiarostami/1987****1/2
Souleymane Cissé/1987***
Clint Eastwood/1988**1/2
Ousmane Sembene, Thierno Faty Sow/1988**1/2
Béla Tarr/1988****1/2
Terence Davies/1988***
Luc Moullet/1988****1/2
Jerry Blumenthal, Gordon Quinn/1988***
John Waters/1988***
Mike Leigh/1988****1/2
Jean-Luc Godard/1988not seen
Joris Ivens/1988****1/2
Rob Tregenza/1988not seen
Jacques Demy/1988not seen
Robert Zemeckis/1988***1/2
Terry Gilliam/1988****
Wendell B. Harris Jr./1989**1/2
Hou Hsiao-hsien/1989not seen
Spike Lee/1989****
Paul Mazursky/1989****1/2
Eric Saks/1989not seen
Clarence Fok/1989**1/2
Harun Farocki/1989not seen
Mohsen Makhmalbaf/1989not seen
Jean-Marie Straub, Danièle Huillet/1989not seen
Krzysztof Kieślowski/1989*****
Emile de Antonio/1989****
Jon Jost/1989not seen
Vanalyne Green/1989**1/2
Jane Campion/1989****
Abbas Kiarostami/1989not seen

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