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Movies about the church

18 films 7

I already have a list similar to this but I felt like making a more specific one. I have a…

  • The Lion in Winter The Lion in Winter
  • Atonement Atonement
  • The Deep Blue Sea The Deep Blue Sea
  • Sleuth Sleuth
  • The Sheltering Sky The Sheltering Sky

Pisi

23 films 2

Le mew. Le purrrr.

To anyone wondering what the heck: this is a list of movie recommendations for a good…

  • Ridicule Ridicule
  • The Lion in Winter The Lion in Winter
  • Sleuth Sleuth
  • Sleuth Sleuth
  • Full Metal Jacket Full Metal Jacket

Wit

18 films 1 31

A list of movies with the wittiest dialogue. It's always a great pleasure when I come across a film that…

  • Fight Club Fight Club
  • Insomnia Insomnia
  • Shame Shame
  • Inception Inception
  • The Dark Knight The Dark Knight

So tell me about your mother...

16 films 2 8

Movies dealing with psychology very often get things wrong - which isn't unusual for such a complex and volatile area.…

  • Fight Club Fight Club
  • 300 300
  • Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
  • American Beauty American Beauty
  • Dune Dune

Get off your ass: the irony list

5 films 5

There are some movies that regardless of their artistic merit use ideas that are inspirational, at least to me. Fight…

  • The Lion in Winter The Lion in Winter
  • Judgment at Nuremberg Judgment at Nuremberg
  • The Damned The Damned
  • The Sheltering Sky The Sheltering Sky
  • Phaedra Phaedra

The 20 best movies you've never seen

19 films 5

Most of the highest rated, and more popular, movies on this site certainly deserve their spot. But there are also…

  • Lolita Lolita
  • Death in Venice Death in Venice
  • M. Butterfly M. Butterfly
  • The Piano The Piano
  • The Night Porter The Night Porter

Fucked up love letters

20 films 5 15

I'm not a big fan of romance films, but those that add a pinch of crazy are some of my…

  • Se7en Se7en
  • Psycho Psycho
  • The Silence of the Lambs The Silence of the Lambs
  • Dahmer Dahmer
  • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

Serial Killers

18 films 2

I love, love, love serial killer movies. Some are good, some not so good... But when they're good, they're awesome.…

  • The Ninth Day The Ninth Day
  • The Damned The Damned
  • Au Revoir Les Enfants Au Revoir Les Enfants
  • The Night Porter The Night Porter
  • Inglourious Basterds Inglourious Basterds

Nahzees

10 films 1

I am firmly of the opinion that allegory, politics and propaganda have no place in films. This gives me the…

  • Psycho Psycho
  • The Draughtsman's Contract The Draughtsman's Contract
  • The Piano The Piano
  • In Bruges In Bruges
  • The Cook the Thief His Wife & Her Lover The Cook the Thief His Wife & Her Lover

Music in film

15 films

Some films owe a great part of their effect to the score, which sometimes gets overlooked. A lot of directors…

  • In Bruges In Bruges
  • Atonement Atonement
  • The Dark Knight The Dark Knight
  • Au Revoir Les Enfants Au Revoir Les Enfants
  • The Sheltering Sky The Sheltering Sky

Beautiful beginnings

13 films

A list of films that start out better than they continue - be it the first five minutes, the first…

  • The Name of the Rose The Name of the Rose
  • The Ninth Gate The Ninth Gate
  • The Reckoning The Reckoning
  • Angel Heart Angel Heart
  • The Exorcist The Exorcist

Heaven and Hell

10 films 2

A list of movies dealing with religion, mostly Catholicism because it has a gothic aesthetic that very nicely translates onto…