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Roger Ebert's "Great Movies"

Every film from Roger Ebert's "Great Movies" essays.

www.rogerebert.com/great-movies

  • A Trip to the Moon A Trip to the Moon
  • The Great Train Robbery The Great Train Robbery
  • The Birth of a Nation The Birth of a Nation
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  • Intolerance Intolerance
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1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die

All the films from all the editions, including those subsequently removed, presently totalling 1154. An easy way of seeing how…

  • Persona Persona
  • My Neighbor Totoro My Neighbor Totoro
  • Grave of the Fireflies Grave of the Fireflies
  • Final Cut - Ladies & Gentlemen Final Cut - Ladies & Gentlemen
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  • The White Diamond The White Diamond
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  • Make Way for Tomorrow Make Way for Tomorrow
  • Frankenstein Frankenstein
  • The Bride of Frankenstein The Bride of Frankenstein

Great 60-90 min films (for those days when you just don't have the energy to watch a 3 hour masterpiece)

Don't the title of the list explain it well enough? This is a list of 200+ quality "short" films. Easy…

  • The Godfather The Godfather
  • Seven Samurai Seven Samurai
  • The Godfather: Part II The Godfather: Part II
  • 12 Angry Men 12 Angry Men
  • Pulp Fiction Pulp Fiction
  • Harakiri Harakiri
  • The Good, the Bad and the Ugly The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
  • Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes…
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The (semi) Official Letterboxd Top 250

most recent update - Thursday, April 10, 2014, 11:23 PM EST

The letterboxd crew has unveiled a new feature that…

  • Wings Wings
  • The Racket The Racket
  • 7th Heaven 7th Heaven
  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
  • Chang: A Drama of the Wilderness Chang: A Drama of the Wilderness
  • The Crowd The Crowd
  • The Last Command The Last Command
  • The Way of All Flesh The Way of All Flesh
  • The Noose The Noose
  • The Patent Leather Kid The Patent Leather Kid

Every Film Ever Nominated For An Academy Award In Any Category

Every film that has ever been nominated for an Academy Award in any category. Enjoy!

  • Leviathan Leviathan
  • Beyond the Hills Beyond the Hills
  • Spring Breakers Spring Breakers
  • Upstream Color Upstream Color
  • Stories We Tell Stories We Tell
  • Frances Ha Frances Ha
  • Before Midnight Before Midnight
  • The Act of Killing The Act of Killing
  • Computer Chess Computer Chess
  • Drug War Drug War

The Big Checklist: Movies To See 2013

Over two days, my "Movies To See" list is unspooling on The Dissolve. Here's your chance to check them off,…

  • The Shawshank Redemption The Shawshank Redemption
  • The Godfather The Godfather
  • The Godfather: Part II The Godfather: Part II
  • Pulp Fiction Pulp Fiction
  • The Good, the Bad and the Ugly The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
  • The Dark Knight The Dark Knight
  • 12 Angry Men 12 Angry Men
  • Schindler's List Schindler's List
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King The Lord of the Rings: The Return of…
  • Fight Club Fight Club

IMDb Top 250 - Updated Quarterly

Some love it, some hate it, but I figured we might as well have the IMDb list here. Since it's…

  • Donnie Darko Donnie Darko
  • Morvern Callar Morvern Callar
  • Irma Vep Irma Vep
  • Miami Blues Miami Blues
  • Babe: Pig in the City Babe: Pig in the City
  • They Live They Live
  • Clerks Clerks
  • Primer Primer
  • Pi Pi
  • The Blair Witch Project The Blair Witch Project

The New Cult Canon

For five years, film critic Scott Tobias compiled "The New Cult Canon" in a regular column for The A.V. Club…

  • Citizen Kane Citizen Kane
  • Vertigo Vertigo
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • The Rules of the Game The Rules of the Game
  • Tokyo Story Tokyo Story
  • 8½
  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
  • The Godfather The Godfather
  • The Searchers The Searchers
  • Seven Samurai Seven Samurai

"They Shoot Pictures Don't They?" 1000 Greatest Films 2013 Edition

Matt Conti

Matt Conti 1,000 films 336 39

Another year, another update. 2012 List can be found here.

The following is a really extensive and great list of…

  • Only God Forgives Only God Forgives
  • Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
  • Spring Breakers Spring Breakers
  • Eraserhead Eraserhead
  • A Field in England A Field in England
  • Elephant Elephant
  • Valhalla Rising Valhalla Rising
  • Requiem for a Dream Requiem for a Dream
  • The Proposition The Proposition
  • Irreversible Irreversible

They aren't films; they're experiences

Driver

Driver 159 films 288 112

Recently, I've become aware that certain films are able to transcend the medium by being completely self-assured in their atmospheres…

  • Citizen Kane Citizen Kane
  • Vertigo Vertigo
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Tokyo Story Tokyo Story
  • The Rules of the Game The Rules of the Game
  • 8½
  • The Godfather The Godfather
  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
  • The Searchers The Searchers
  • Seven Samurai Seven Samurai

"They Shoot Pictures Don't They?" 1000 Greatest films 2014 Edition

Matt Conti

Matt Conti 1,000 films 307 28

Yet another year with yet another update.

2012 version can be found here.

2013 version can be found here.

For…

  • Eyes Wide Shut Eyes Wide Shut
  • Speed Racer Speed Racer
  • Marie Antoinette Marie Antoinette
  • Innocence Innocence
  • Spring Breakers Spring Breakers
  • Only God Forgives Only God Forgives
  • Madadayo Madadayo
  • The Happening The Happening
  • A.I. Artificial Intelligence A.I. Artificial Intelligence
  • Margaret Margaret

Reappraising Misunderstood Modern Classics

Adam Cook

Adam Cook 122 films 253 451

Peeping Tom, Night of the Hunter and a whole host of older films were ignored or given bad reviews upon…

  • Grand Illusion Grand Illusion
  • Seven Samurai Seven Samurai
  • The Lady Vanishes The Lady Vanishes
  • Amarcord Amarcord
  • The 400 Blows The 400 Blows
  • Beauty and the Beast Beauty and the Beast
  • A Night to Remember A Night to Remember
  • The Killer The Killer
  • Hard Boiled Hard Boiled
  • Walkabout Walkabout

The Criterion Collection

Paul Bruce

Paul Bruce 714 films 289 16

The entire Criterion collection organized by spine number.

I don't know why I did this.

  • There Will Be Blood There Will Be Blood
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  • Mulholland Drive Mulholland Drive
  • Children of Men Children of Men
  • No Country for Old Men No Country for Old Men
  • Memento Memento
  • The Dark Knight The Dark Knight
  • Inglourious Basterds Inglourious Basterds
  • In the Mood for Love In the Mood for Love
  • Oldboy Oldboy

The LETTERBOXD Community’s Top 100 Movies of the 2000s

jvince

jvince 100 films 235 415

1. THERE WILL BE BLOOD (2007) by Paul Thomas Anderson
IMDb: 8.1 | RT: 91% || Points: 2110 | Peak:

  • Behind the Candelabra Behind the Candelabra
  • Borgman Borgman
  • Grigris Grigris
  • Heli Heli
  • Inside Llewyn Davis Inside Llewyn Davis
  • Young & Beautiful Young & Beautiful
  • Jimmy P. Jimmy P.
  • The Great Beauty The Great Beauty
  • Venus in Fur Venus in Fur
  • Blue Is the Warmest Color Blue Is the Warmest Color

Palme d'Or Nominees 2013 - 1946

Cityzen Kano

Cityzen Kano 1,632 films 171 56

With Cannes 2014 only six weeks away , I thought I'd put together a list. I didn't realise how ridiculously…

  • 12 Years a Slave 12 Years a Slave
  • American Hustle American Hustle
  • Captain Phillips Captain Phillips
  • Dallas Buyers Club Dallas Buyers Club
  • Gravity Gravity
  • Her Her
  • Nebraska Nebraska
  • Philomena Philomena
  • The Wolf of Wall Street The Wolf of Wall Street

The 2014 LETTERBOXD Community Awards [VOTING CLOSED]

jvince

jvince 9 films 132 444

VIEW THE RESULTS HERE!

DATE OF VOTING:
February 1 - February 28, 2014 (11:59 PM, PST)

FINAL RESULTS:
March 1,…

  • Miller's Crossing Miller's Crossing
  • Army of Shadows Army of Shadows
  • 3-Iron 3-Iron
  • Om-Dar-Ba-Dar Om-Dar-Ba-Dar
  • Boudu Saved from Drowning Boudu Saved from Drowning
  • Submarine Submarine
  • The Mirror The Mirror
  • Ran Ran
  • Black Dynamite Black Dynamite
  • Oslo, August 31st Oslo, August 31st

Make me watch one of your favourites. Please.

DirkH

DirkH 200 films 151 445

Sometimes I get stuck in a rut when it comes to watching films. I either just watch anything that comes…

  • Rear Window Rear Window
  • Psycho Psycho
  • Vertigo Vertigo
  • North by Northwest North by Northwest
  • Rebecca Rebecca
  • Citizen Kane Citizen Kane
  • Touch of Evil Touch of Evil
  • The Magnificent Ambersons The Magnificent Ambersons
  • Chimes at Midnight Chimes at Midnight
  • The Fountain of Youth The Fountain of Youth

100 Great Directors; 500 Great Films

Adam Cook

Adam Cook 500 films 236 60

Using They Shoot Pictures list of top directors and combining it with IMDb's rankings I have come up with this…