For when your evenings are longer than expected. Each pairing will be grouped together alongside a brief description as to why I think they're a great watch together. Some for ambience, some are remakes, some are retellings and inspired works. Some are obvious, some, not so much. Have any suggestions? Comment!
[1&2] - Tokyo Story & Café Lumière. <<i>Est.237mins>
(Hou Hsiao-Hsien's homage to Yasujiro Ozu. Any fan of Ozu will find this loose celebration by another master filmmaker a treat to watch. Both films are as tender, observant and as contemplative as each other.)
[3&4] - Taxi Driver & First Reformed. <<i>Est.227mins>
(Philosophical monologues, incoherent ramblings and ill fated saviour complexes. The old testament vs The new testament. Two men freefalling into…