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2014 Discoveries

16 films 5 Edit

  • Miami Vice
  • Inland Empire
  • Syndromes and a Century
  • The Prestige
  • Exiled

Best of 2006

15 films Edit

2007 was the year I really got into movies as an artform, which was handy as it was a famously…

  • No Country for Old Men
  • Zodiac
  • Youth Without Youth
  • The Darjeeling Limited
  • Secret Sunshine

Best of 2007

10 films 1 Edit

  • Romancing in Thin Air
  • This Is Not a Film
  • Cosmopolis
  • It's Such a Beautiful Day
  • The Color Wheel

Best of 2012

25 films 1 Edit

List in progress. Will be finalized at end of year.

  • Leviathan
  • Museum Hours
  • At Berkeley
  • The World's End
  • Drug War

Best of 2013

25 films 15 3 Edit

Based on New York theatrical, non-festival release.

  • Carlito's Way
  • Hi, Mom!
  • Blow Out
  • Body Double
  • Phantom of the Paradise

Brian De Palma, Ranked

27 films 4 1 Edit

One of America's most stylish, provocative, occasionally unbearable filmmakers, from best to worst.

  • Monsieur Verdoux
  • The Gold Rush
  • City Lights
  • A King In New York
  • Limelight

Chaplin's features, ranked

11 films 1 Edit

Charlie Chaplin made 11 feature films. All of them are great. So good are they, in fact, that even to…

  • Zodiac
  • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • Gone Girl
  • The Social Network
  • The Game
  • One Week
  • The Phantom Carriage
  • Dr. Mabuse: The Gambler
  • Safety Last!
  • Sherlock, Jr.

Favorite Film of Each Year, 1920-2012

93 films 15 1 Edit

Note: some of the listed dates may not correspond to their actual years of release.

  • The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance
  • How Green Was My Valley
  • Wagon Master
  • My Darling Clementine
  • Young Mr. Lincoln

John Ford, ranked

24 films 4 1 Edit

List in progress. Still have most of Ford's films to see, plus I need to rewatch some I already have.

  • Romancing in Thin Air
  • Sparrow
  • Running on Karma
  • Throw Down
  • Election

Johnnie To, Ranked

50 films 40 6 Edit

Omits TV movies and films that are not directly credited to To. Also does not include The Royal Scoundrel, which…

  • 3 Films by Roberto Rossellini Starring Ingrid Bergman
  • 3:10 to Yuma
  • 8½
  • 12 Angry Men
  • The 39 Steps

My Criterion

185 films 1 Edit