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Female Directors

289 films 268 101 Edit

A list of films directed by women, in alphabetical order by director. To make the list manageable, I'm adding 1…

  • 3-Iron
  • Mother
  • J.S.A. Joint Security Area
  • Election
  • Distant

Sunday mornings with coffee

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Face it. Sometimes you don't want to watch a foreign, slow-paced or long film at the end of the day.…

  • The Vanishing
  • The Man from Nowhere
  • Headhunters
  • Infernal Affairs
  • Memories of Murder

Danish Die-Hard: The Best non-English Thriller/Action Movies

96 films 126 114 Edit

What are the best non-English thriller/action movies that you can recommend? You know, the kind you look forward to watching…

  • Les Misérables
  • Lincoln
  • Argo
  • Amour
  • Life of Pi

Oscars 2013 (and Oscar Pool)

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Go here for the 2014 Oscar Pool

The 2013 Oscar Pool is now closed. Results will be posted Monday morning.…

  • Persona
  • Torremolinos 73
  • A Town Called Panic
  • Ajami
  • Anatomy of a Murder

What a Wonderful World 2014

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List updated Dec 8 2014

Congratulations to the following who completed the 2014 challenge:

Robert Beksinski
Sally Jane Black
Adam…

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

Hal's Birthday - watch 2001 on Jan 12

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Thanks to all participants in 2016.
The next viewing will be Thursday Jan 12 2017

Read all the reviews here…

  • Around the World

March Around The World 2015 Challenge

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See the current Challenge for 2016




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The Challenge
Watch and review 30 feature films from 30 different countries in…

  • In the Mood for Love
  • The Thin Red Line
  • The Whispering Star
  • Army of Shadows
  • Nights of Cabiria

The films I love

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They aren't necessarily the 'best' movies (although some are). They are simply the movies I love. They aren't necessarily in…

  • Brazil
  • The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension
  • Talk to Her
  • Oleanna
  • Henry

He says She says

55 films 84 339 Edit

Out of the thousands of films we have seen, my husband Jonathan and I agree what must be near 98%…

  • Passenger
  • The White Meadows
  • Polytechnique
  • Man Facing Southeast
  • A Somewhat Gentle Man

Some great and some good films seen by less than 100 people

155 films 79 51 Edit

Created July 2013.
The first 50 films are some of my favourites that have been viewed by less than 100*…

  • Around the World

March Around The World 2016 Challenge

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The Challenge
Watch and review 30 feature films from 30 different countries in the month of March. No rewatches.…

  • Army of Shadows
  • Passenger
  • Nights of Cabiria
  • High and Low
  • My Neighbor Totoro

Discovered in 2013 - Thanks Letterboxd!

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The best films I've seen in 2013 with big thank you's to Letterboxders who recommended them (see Notes).

I highly…