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  • The Birth of a Nation
  • Intolerance
  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
  • The Kid
  • Nosferatu

Essential Films


AlbertSnow 1,245 films 3 Edit

The best films from around the world from 1915 through present day.

  • Nashville
  • McCabe & Mrs. Miller
  • The Godfather
  • Apocalypse Now
  • Raging Bull
  • True Heart Susie
  • The Golem: How He Came Into the World
  • The Phantom Carriage
  • Nosferatu
  • Safety Last!

5. Each Year's Best, 1919-2014 (with index of links)

Honorable Mentions in the notes, along with links to full lists for each year.

Seven appearances: Bresson
Six: Ozu

  • Plastic Planet
  • Shutter Island
  • Blackfish
  • Searching for Sugar Man
  • The Act of Killing

My at all times expandable Watchlist


Kamil 549 films 4 Edit

Filme, die ich derzeit auf dem Radar habe, und aus denen ich vorrangig wählen werde, wenn es darum geht, meinen…

  • Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles
  • Kiss Me Deadly
  • Annie Hall
  • Volver
  • McCabe & Mrs. Miller

6. Book of Filmmakers

Cormac Jones

Cormac Jones 244 films 4 Edit

Welcome to my Book of Filmmakers! In the notes are links to rankings of each filmmaker’s work. They’re almost all…

  • La Grande Illusion
  • Seven Samurai
  • The Lady Vanishes
  • Amarcord
  • The 400 Blows

The Criterion Collection Challenge

Cindy T

Cindy T 493 films 31 10 Edit

A few years ago, I began a challenge to watch every film in the Criterion Collection (more than 800 films).…

  • 12 Angry Men
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • 24 Hour Party People
  • 8½
  • A Clockwork Orange

Favourite Films

Drew Armitage

Drew Armitage 454 films Edit

Pretty much just a clone of my liked films on here, I highly recommend any of these films.

  • Andrei Rublev
  • Late Spring
  • The Docks of New York
  • The Age of the Earth
  • My Darling Clementine
  • Weekend
  • The Silence
  • Through a Glass Darkly
  • Winter Light
  • M

A Criterion a day...

The purpose of this list is to record the progress of the project, which I've optimistically titled "A Criterion a…

  • Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles
  • Celine and Julie Go Boating
  • Mirror
  • Dogville
  • Beau Travail
  • Persona
  • La Dolce Vita
  • Vertigo
  • Raging Bull
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

My Favorite Films of All Time


Davidz 22 films 1 Edit

This is a list for myself, and only for myself. These are my favorite films that moved me, changed me,…

  • Late Spring
  • Tokyo Story
  • There Was a Father
  • The Only Son