• Fantastic Mr. Fox Fantastic Mr. Fox
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • The Royal Tenenbaums The Royal Tenenbaums
  • The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou
  • Rushmore Rushmore

Wes Anderson: Ranked

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Obviously, my ranking of Wes Anderson's films.

  • 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

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Best older films watched for the first time in 2014.

Regarding Fanny och Alexander - having seen the television version…

  • 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

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

  • 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?!

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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

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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

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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