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  • The Great Beauty The Great Beauty
  • Before Midnight Before Midnight
  • The Wolf of Wall Street The Wolf of Wall Street
  • Gravity Gravity
  • Inside Llewyn Davis Inside Llewyn Davis

2013 Ranked so far

44 films 5 6

Still way behind on my 2013 viewing, but this is what I have so far. Will be adding more as…

  • Eraserhead Eraserhead
  • Gummo Gummo
  • Trash Humpers Trash Humpers
  • The Cook the Thief His Wife & Her Lover The Cook the Thief His Wife & Her Lover
  • Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring

STRANGE

67 films 5 9

An ongoing list...but these are the strangest movies I've ever seen.

  • Goodfellas Goodfellas
  • Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes…
  • Blade Runner Blade Runner
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Apocalypse Now Apocalypse Now

Top 100 of all time (Revised Aug. 2013)

100 films 11 7

Revised Top 100 (in order) of my personal favorites of all time

  • 8½
  • Amarcord Amarcord
  • Juliet of the Spirits Juliet of the Spirits
  • Repulsion Repulsion
  • The Ice Storm The Ice Storm

My Criterion Collection

72 films 9 25

So yeah I'm pretty proud of my Criterion Collection but really would love to add more. But they're so damn…

  • Dazed and Confused Dazed and Confused
  • After Hours After Hours
  • License to Drive License to Drive
  • The Night Before The Night Before
  • Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist

All nighters

33 films 19 42

Films where a character or characters are up all night and all or most of the film takes place during…

  • Alien Alien

Check out this TEASER trailer for the documentary I made. Would love to hear your thoughts!

1 film 1 6

This is a Teaser trailer for a documentary I made using the ALIEN theme (that's why I used Alien as…

  • Leviathan Leviathan
  • The Great Beauty The Great Beauty
  • Upstream Color Upstream Color
  • Spring Breakers Spring Breakers
  • Only God Forgives Only God Forgives

Unique Modern masterpieces

65 films 4 13

This lists puts together some movies 2000 or after that I consider to be masterpieces in their own way, but…

  • Requiem for a Dream Requiem for a Dream
  • Taxi Driver Taxi Driver
  • Irreversible Irreversible
  • Enter the Void Enter the Void
  • The Rules of Attraction The Rules of Attraction

The Darker Side of Humanity

65 films 11 30

Characters that display darker, disturbing or depraved side of humanity. Trying to mostly stay away from the mainstream even though…

  • Twelve Monkeys Twelve Monkeys
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • 8½
  • Altered States Altered States
  • Apocalypse Now Apocalypse Now

Best of the Surreal

68 films 8 8

In no particular order...

Surreal, off-kilter, dream-like, trippy...these are not necessarily the best, but some of my favorites. I avoided…

  • Indiana Jones: Making the Trilogy Indiana Jones: Making the Trilogy
  • Empire of Dreams: The Story of the Star Wars Trilogy Empire of Dreams: The Story of the Star…
  • Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures
  • Dangerous Days: Making Blade Runner Dangerous Days: Making Blade Runner
  • Woody Allen: A Documentary Woody Allen: A Documentary
  • Stranger Than Paradise Stranger Than Paradise
  • Factotum Factotum
  • On the Road On the Road
  • Band of Outsiders Band of Outsiders
  • Breathless Breathless

Off the beaten path - Arty, black and white and/or bohemian

36 films 1

Movies where the character or characters live off the beaten path, don't conform to society, live the bohemian lifestyle. Characters…

  • Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
  • The Goonies The Goonies
  • Back to the Future Back to the Future
  • The Karate Kid The Karate Kid
  • Gremlins Gremlins