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  • Paths of Glory Paths of Glory
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The List of Shame

79 films 10 66

I have not seen a lot of movies. Classic movies. Movies I should have seen by now.
It is my…

  • Farewells Farewells
  • The Noose The Noose
  • Aya Aya
  • The Battle of Chile - Part 1 The Battle of Chile - Part 1
  • The Battle of Chile - Part 2 The Battle of Chile - Part 2

Melbourne Cinematheque 2012

36 films 8

Films I have, and am going to see throughout the rest of the year at the wonderful Melbourne Cinematheque.

They…

  • Rocky Rocky
  • La dolce vita La dolce vita
  • 17 Again 17 Again
  • Punch-Drunk Love Punch-Drunk Love
  • The Twilight Saga: New Moon The Twilight Saga: New Moon

Controversial Opinions

104 films 10 145

Comment with your own controversial opinions and I'll add them to the list. The first few films are me, then…

  • The Loneliest Planet The Loneliest Planet
  • The Hunt The Hunt
  • Killer Joe Killer Joe
  • L L
  • Holy Motors Holy Motors

MIFF 2012 Ranked

13 films 1 5

I did this last year but after the festival so I had forgotten some of the films. This year I…

  • Killing Them Softly Killing Them Softly
  • Total Recall Total Recall
  • Looper Looper
  • Cosmopolis Cosmopolis
  • Prometheus Prometheus

2012: The Year in Lens Flare

8 films

...and this is just off the top of my head.

  • Grizzly Man Grizzly Man
  • In the Loop In the Loop
  • Before Sunset Before Sunset
  • Synecdoche, New York Synecdoche, New York
  • Mind Game Mind Game

Top 100 of the Decade (2000 - 2009)

100 films 7 56

What a great decade.

  • In the Loop In the Loop
  • Trash Humpers Trash Humpers
  • Where the Wild Things Are Where the Wild Things Are
  • Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
  • The Hurt Locker The Hurt Locker

Top 10 of 2009

10 films

Let me know what you think of the list and what I have missed.

Must be films considered 2009 releases…

  • Singin' in the Rain Singin' in the Rain
  • Killing Them Softly Killing Them Softly
  • The Expendables 2 The Expendables 2
  • Prometheus Prometheus
  • Camille Camille

Last 10 Films Ranked

10 films 1 8

So, this seems to be all the rage at the moment and who am I to buck the trend?

Will…

  • Sunset Boulevard Sunset Boulevard
  • Manhattan Manhattan
  • Some Like It Hot Some Like It Hot
  • Eyes Wide Shut Eyes Wide Shut
  • Casablanca Casablanca

Best Last Words

34 films 5 17

Lines of dialogue (and obvious spoilers) in list view. The notes have the spoiler alert thing ticked, so don't fear!…

  • 'Round Midnight 'Round Midnight
  • Bellflower Bellflower
  • Hard Eight Hard Eight
  • Slacker Slacker
  • The Man Who Wasn't There The Man Who Wasn't There

Homework

12 films 1 13

My friends and I like to give each other films for homework, and in order to keep things in check…

  • Shame Shame
  • Boogie Nights Boogie Nights
  • Bad Lieutenant Bad Lieutenant
  • Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story
  • Caligula Caligula
  • Dogtooth Dogtooth
  • Alps Alps
  • L L
  • Attenberg Attenberg
  • Boy Eating the Bird's Food Boy Eating the Bird's Food

Something Interesting is Happening in Greece

10 films 25 23

I saw L with director Babis Makridis in attendance a few days ago which got me thinking about the films…