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  • Rushmore Rushmore
  • Coffy Coffy
  • Evil Dead II Evil Dead II
  • Monty Python and the Holy Grail Monty Python and the Holy Grail
  • The Fountain The Fountain

What is Your Date Night Initiation Movie?

15 films 9 41

The other night I had a first date that ended with us at my apartment....no, THAT didn't happen, but I…

  • Grand Theft Auto Grand Theft Auto
  • Raiders of the Lost Ark Raiders of the Lost Ark
  • Heat Heat
  • Alien Alien
  • Blade Runner Blade Runner

Film Influences and References in Video Games

74 films 17 29

Recommendations are welcome. I only ask that specifics be provided.

  • Adaptation. Adaptation.
  • The Lion King The Lion King
  • A Fistful of Dollars A Fistful of Dollars
  • Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai
  • Apocalypse Now Apocalypse Now
  • Midnight in Paris Midnight in Paris
  • Deconstructing Harry Deconstructing Harry
  • Manhattan Manhattan
  • Husbands and Wives Husbands and Wives
  • Love and Death Love and Death
  • Metropolis Metropolis
  • Frankenstein Frankenstein
  • Island of Lost Souls Island of Lost Souls
  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop…
  • The Invisible Man The Invisible Man

(Mad) Science!

67 films 7

PULL THE STRING!!!

  • Catch Me If You Can Catch Me If You Can
  • The Trial The Trial
  • Barry Lyndon Barry Lyndon
  • The Bad Sleep Well The Bad Sleep Well
  • Nostalghia Nostalghia

Underrated Films by Big Name Directors

45 films 43 49

A list of what I consider to be each director's most forgotten/underrated film.
I'm open to opinions and recommendations.

  • Pain & Gain Pain & Gain
  • Unbreakable Unbreakable
  • Waiting for Guffman Waiting for Guffman

From Gustav

3 films 1 1

I'll be adding Gustav's picks one review at a time based on my own order instead of his. Don't worry,…

  • Love Exposure Love Exposure
  • Dead Ringers Dead Ringers
  • Riki-Oh: The Story of Ricky Riki-Oh: The Story of Ricky
  • La Haine La Haine
  • Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters

For Gustav

10 films 2 2

You know the drill, Gus. Watch these films within the next month or I start bombing hospitals.

  • Castle in the Sky Castle in the Sky
  • Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind
  • The NeverEnding Story The NeverEnding Story
  • Highlander Highlander
  • The Beastmaster The Beastmaster

80's Fantasy Epics Ranked

22 films 4

"I punched a bloke in the face once for saying Hawk the Slayer was rubbish."
~ Spaced

Essentials yet to…

  • The Wolf of Wall Street The Wolf of Wall Street
  • Her Her
  • Like Someone in Love Like Someone in Love
  • 12 Years a Slave 12 Years a Slave
  • Before Midnight Before Midnight

2012-2013 Watchlist

60 films 3 5

I have some serious catching up to do.

Recommendations are welcome

  • Barton Fink Barton Fink
  • Fargo Fargo
  • Miller's Crossing Miller's Crossing
  • The Big Lebowski The Big Lebowski
  • No Country for Old Men No Country for Old Men

Coens Ranked

12 films 6

  • Total Recall Total Recall
  • The Terminator The Terminator
  • Terminator 2: Judgment Day Terminator 2: Judgment Day
  • Predator Predator
  • True Lies True Lies