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  • Whiplash
  • Birdman
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Best of 2015

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  • Under the Skin
  • Interstellar
  • Inside Llewyn Davis
  • Her
  • A Poet in New York

Best of 2014

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If I see a better film than Inside Llewyn Davis (released) this year I'll be very pleasantly surprised. And then…

  • The Last Picture Show
  • Hud
  • Bonnie and Clyde
  • Giant
  • No Country for Old Men

No Country for Bad Movies

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Taken from the Texas Monthly magazine feature, where a panel of experts determines the ten greatest Texas films of all…

  • Slacker
  • Lone Star
  • Paris, Texas
  • Dazed and Confused
  • Days of Heaven

A trip to Texas

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  • A Matter of Life and Death
  • The Red Shoes
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Once Upon a Time in the West
  • A Clockwork Orange

Iconic opening sequences

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The best opening sequences in cinema. Not title sequences (there's no It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World here), but…

  • Inside Llewyn Davis
  • The Godfather
  • The Godfather: Part II
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Under the Skin

Cinema 2014

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Movies I paid to watch in the cinema in 2014. Chronological order (of watching).

  • Gravity
  • Django Unchained
  • The Hunt
  • A Field in England
  • Mud

Best of 2013

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I really have some catching up to do.

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Blade Runner
  • Edward Scissorhands
  • A.I. Artificial Intelligence
  • WALL·E

The fine line

8 films Edit

Movies that deal (as the primary plot point) with the idea of artificial intelligence/sentience. Inspired by the fact that this…

  • Under the Volcano
  • The Trial
  • Room 237
  • The Castle
  • That Guy... Who Was in That Thing

The great unfinished...

6 films Edit

Films I've started, sometimes multiple times, but simply can't seem to finish. I'll try not to list films I simply…

  • A Life Less Ordinary
  • The Ninth Gate
  • Caddyshack
  • Perfume: The Story of a Murderer
  • Fever Pitch

Guilty Pleasures

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Films that I'm well aware are far from masterpieces, but which I love for almost entirely unfathomable/intangible reasons.

  • Hard Eight
  • Fargo
  • Trainspotting
  • The Cable Guy
  • Waiting for Guffman

Best of 1996

5 films Edit

  • The Third Man
  • Vertigo
  • North by Northwest
  • Apocalypse Now
  • The Wicker Man

Desert Island Movies

10 films Edit

If I could only re-watch 10 films for ever, it would be these. (In chronological order.)