• Brooklyn
  • Carol
  • Spotlight
  • Hail, Caesar!
  • Son of Saul
  • The Offence
  • A Room with a View
  • A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night
  • Two for the Road
  • The Punisher: Dirty Laundry

Best Older Films Watched for the First Time in 2016

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A continuing project throughout 2016, in which I try to rank the "older" films that I watch.

  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • Uzumasa Limelight
  • Over the Garden Wall
  • The Hallow
  • Inside Out
  • The Hallow
  • Guilt
  • Shrew's Nest
  • Crimson Peak
  • Intruders
  • High and Low
  • Mulholland Drive
  • Three Colors: Red
  • Black Narcissus
  • Le Samouraï

My favorite films from The Criterion Collection

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

  • Rocky
  • Creed
  • Rocky Balboa
  • Rocky II
  • Rocky III
  • Secrets & Lies
  • The Dead
  • Legend of a Duel to the Death
  • Black Rain
  • Ernest & Celestine

Best Older Films Watched in 2015

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Including the anthologies By Brakhage is cheating a bit.

In: Lourdes. Out: The Tale of Zatoichi Continues.
In: Beyond the…

  • The Right Stuff
  • High and Low
  • My Neighbor Totoro
  • Groundhog Day
  • His Girl Friday

Third time's a charm - My favorite films

This was the first Top 100 list that I published. Looking at it now, it obviously was an attempt at…

  • Goldfinger
  • Casino Royale
  • Skyfall
  • For Your Eyes Only
  • On Her Majesty's Secret Service

James Bond: Ranked

Yes. Yes, I think this must be it.

  • Zatôichi's Pilgrimage
  • Fight, Zatôichi, Fight
  • The Tale of Zatôichi
  • The Tale of Zatôichi Continues
  • Zatôichi's Flashing Sword

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…

  • Heaven's Gate
  • Heartland

Great Non-Traditional Westerns

A personal list in progress of Westerns that are not Westerns in the traditional sense but still are Westerns. I…

  • Full Metal Jacket
  • Apocalypse Now
  • Paths of Glory
  • The Human Condition Collection
  • Lawrence of Arabia

My 100 favorite War films

As usual, I feel that my ranking is pretty accurate down to at least no. 30, maybe 50. After those,…