I could say a lot about Battleship Potemkin. But a lot has been said, and said better in a lot of different places. Put aside for a second the fact that Communism's a repulsive ideology and just enjoy the technical mastery of this film and its immense emotional effect. It's a landmark in film history especially in regards to montage technique and the career of legendary director Sergei Eisenstein, but it's also damn cool, so here's a link.
Battleship Potemkin: The movie
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