• Grand Illusion Grand Illusion
  • Seven Samurai Seven Samurai
  • The Lady Vanishes The Lady Vanishes
  • Amarcord Amarcord
  • The 400 Blows The 400 Blows

My Criterion Collection

See notes for editions - if no comments it's the currently available DVD version. Quite a few are Out Of…

  • Fight, Zatoichi, Fight Fight, Zatoichi, Fight
  • The Tale of Zatoichi The Tale of Zatoichi
  • The Tale of Zatoichi Continues The Tale of Zatoichi Continues
  • Zatoichi's Flashing Sword Zatoichi's Flashing Sword
  • New Tale of Zatoichi New Tale of Zatoichi

Zatoichi Ranked

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My own personal ranking of the Zatoichi films that I've seen. The list is currently being updated as I'm working…

  • High and Low High and Low
  • Seven Samurai Seven Samurai
  • Three Colors: Red Three Colors: Red
  • Black Narcissus Black Narcissus
  • Red Beard Red Beard

My favorite films from The Criterion Collection

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Titles from The Criterion Collection that I hold in high regard. I have rated these no less than 4.5 stars.…

  • Boyhood Boyhood
  • Like Father, Like Son Like Father, Like Son
  • Ida Ida
  • Under the Skin Under the Skin
  • All Is Lost All Is Lost

Best of 2014

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My favorite films from 2014.

Once in, but now out: Edge of Tomorrow, Locke, The Forgotten, Godzilla, Fury, Inside Llewyn…

  • Fanny & Alexander Fanny & Alexander
  • Scrooge Scrooge
  • The Secret of Kells The Secret of Kells
  • Life Is Sweet Life Is Sweet
  • Dying at Grace Dying at Grace

Best older films watched in 2014

Best older films watched for the first time in 2014.

Regarding Fanny och Alexander - having seen the television version…

  • The Hanging Tree The Hanging Tree
  • Rio Bravo Rio Bravo
  • The Ox-Bow Incident The Ox-Bow Incident
  • Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia
  • The Searchers The Searchers

Delmer Daves! My Favorite Western Director! Who knew?!

I've done some research on the western films I've seen, using both Letterboxd, IMDb and DVD Profiler in the process.…

  • The Lady Vanishes The Lady Vanishes
  • The Adventures of Robin Hood The Adventures of Robin Hood
  • Trouble in Paradise Trouble in Paradise
  • My Man Godfrey My Man Godfrey
  • A Story of Floating Weeds A Story of Floating Weeds

30 Favorite 1930s Movies

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Favorite films from the thirties, just like the title promises. Favorite has nothing to do with «best». It's just that…

  • Rio Bravo Rio Bravo
  • Seven Samurai Seven Samurai
  • Sunset Boulevard Sunset Boulevard
  • Rashomon Rashomon
  • 12 Angry Men 12 Angry Men

50 Favorite 1950s Movies

Favorite films from the fifties, just like the title promises. Favorite has nothing to do with «best». It's just that…

  • His Girl Friday His Girl Friday
  • The Palm Beach Story The Palm Beach Story
  • The Third Man The Third Man
  • Black Narcissus Black Narcissus
  • Double Indemnity Double Indemnity

40 Favorite 1940s Movies

Favorite films from the forties, just like the title promises. Favorite has nothing to do with «best». It's just that…

  • Red Beard Red Beard
  • The Shop on Main Street The Shop on Main Street
  • The War Game The War Game
  • Ride in the Whirlwind Ride in the Whirlwind
  • Doctor Zhivago Doctor Zhivago

My 10 favorite films of 1965

This meme has come to life again! I was challenged by G Jardar Olsen, in his post here.

  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
  • The Pitfall The Pitfall
  • The Face of Another The Face of Another
  • Asphalt Asphalt
  • Metropolis Metropolis
  • Coraline Coraline
  • Chungking Express Chungking Express
  • Cool Hand Luke Cool Hand Luke
  • Sharkwater Sharkwater
  • Drag Me to Hell Drag Me to Hell

My Blu-ray collection

Did not include TV-series although a few were in fact available here.

Neither have I included titles that are already…