• 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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Jacob Olsen 488 films 9 24

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

  • The Secret of Kells The Secret of Kells
  • Life Is Sweet Life Is Sweet
  • Dying at Grace Dying at Grace
  • Late Autumn Late Autumn
  • An Autumn Afternoon An Autumn Afternoon

Best older films watched in 2014

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Jacob Olsen 25 films 4

Best older films watched for the first time in 2014. Obviously a list in progress.

  • Like Father, Like Son Like Father, Like Son
  • Boyhood Boyhood
  • Housebound Housebound
  • All Is Lost All Is Lost
  • Interstellar Interstellar

Best of the last 12 months (or so)

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Jacob Olsen 22 films 3

Not necessarily a list of films produced in 2014, instead it contains films seen since my last similar list. In…

  • 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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Jacob Olsen 20 films 6 3

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

  • Black Christmas Black Christmas
  • Torso Torso
  • Bad Taste Bad Taste
  • Santa Sangre Santa Sangre
  • Shivers Shivers

Collection of Unseen Horror films

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Jacob Olsen 36 films 4 2

These are the films that came up when I selected «Unseen horror» from my DVD collection. I put the list…

  • 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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Jacob Olsen 30 films 3

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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Jacob Olsen 50 films 8 8

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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Jacob Olsen 40 films 3 2

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

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Jacob Olsen 334 films 3 2

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

Neither have I included titles that are already…

  • Se7en Se7en
  • Zodiac Zodiac
  • Fight Club Fight Club
  • Panic Room Panic Room
  • The Game The Game

David Fincher: Ranked

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Jacob Olsen 10 films 4 2

I guess this shows what I think of his career, it has turned downward. Don't give up, David!