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

He says She says

43 films 79 326 Edit

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

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

What a Wonderful World 2014

30 films 91 417 Edit

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

1 film 83 148 Edit

Thanks to all participants in 2015.
The next viewing will be Tuesday Jan 12 2016

Read all the reviews here…

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

Sunday mornings with coffee

75 films 116 131 Edit

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

  • 20 Fingers
  • Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles
  • Almayer's Folly
  • A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night
  • Gas Food Lodging

Female Directors

286 films 226 88 Edit

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

  • In the Mood for Love
  • The Thin Red Line
  • Winter Sleep
  • Army of Shadows
  • Nights of Cabiria

The films I love

100 films 78 65 Edit

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

  • Around the World

March Around The World 2015 Challenge

1 film 78 372 Edit

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

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

Discovered in 2013 - Thanks Letterboxd!

21 films 51 40 Edit

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

I highly…

  • 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 74 51 Edit

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

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

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

96 films 107 113 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)

53 films 105 283 Edit

Go here for the 2014 Oscar Pool

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

  • Son of Saul
  • Where To Invade Next
  • In the Shadow of Women
  • The Lobster
  • Dheepan

TIFF 2015

39 films 17 75 Edit

Final Schedule - seeing the first 20. Will add 1 film in September.

See JC's great list of All TIFF2015…