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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
  • Les Vampires Les Vampires
  • Intolerance Intolerance
  • Broken Blossoms or The Yellow Man and the Girl Broken Blossoms or The Yellow Man and the…
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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
  • For All Mankind For All Mankind
  • The White Diamond The White Diamond
  • The Circus The Circus
  • 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
  • Harakiri Harakiri
  • 12 Angry Men 12 Angry Men
  • Pulp Fiction Pulp Fiction
  • Boyhood Boyhood
  • 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…
  • The Passion of Joan of Arc The Passion of Joan of Arc

The (semi) Official Letterboxd Top 250

most recent update - Monday, July 12, 2014, 8:22 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!

  • 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 509 135

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

  • 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,…

  • 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
  • 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 433 32

Yet another year with yet another update.

2012 version can be found here.

2013 version can be found here.

For…

  • A Page of Madness A Page of Madness
  • Un Chien Andalou Un Chien Andalou
  • L'âge d'or L'âge d'or
  • Meshes of the Afternoon Meshes of the Afternoon
  • Spellbound Spellbound
  • Rashomon Rashomon
  • Viridiana Viridiana
  • Last Year at Marienbad Last Year at Marienbad
  • La Jetée La Jetée
  • The Trial The Trial

[Genre] Mindfuck, surreal, strange and weird films

A big collection of films that might be considered as strange, mindfucking, surreal and weird. Sorted by year. Suggestions are…

  • 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 319 459

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

  • Visitors Visitors
  • Stranger by the Lake Stranger by the Lake
  • The Lego Movie The Lego Movie
  • Bethlehem Bethlehem
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Ernest & Celestine Ernest & Celestine
  • The Missing Picture The Missing Picture
  • Nymphomaniac: Vol. I Nymphomaniac: Vol. I
  • Nymphomaniac: Vol. II Nymphomaniac: Vol. II
  • Under the Skin Under the Skin
  • 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 733 films 359 20

The entire Criterion collection organized by spine number.

I don't know why I did this.

Number I've Seen: 152/733

  • 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 352 41

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

The following is a really extensive and great list of…

  • Harakiri Harakiri
  • Marketa Lazarová Marketa Lazarová
  • Persona Persona
  • Stalker Stalker
  • Ali: Fear Eats the Soul Ali: Fear Eats the Soul
  • Ordet Ordet
  • Grand Illusion Grand Illusion
  • High and Low High and Low
  • The Earrings of Madame de... The Earrings of Madame de...
  • Death in Venice Death in Venice

100 Films for Progressive Cinephiles

Everyone has to start somewhere and although there might be quite a few great lists that introduce people to foreign…

  • Django Unchained Django Unchained
  • The Wolf of Wall Street The Wolf of Wall Street
  • The Dark Knight The Dark Knight
  • 12 Years a Slave 12 Years a Slave
  • Pacific Rim Pacific Rim
  • Iron Man 3 Iron Man 3
  • Star Trek Into Darkness Star Trek Into Darkness
  • Man of Steel Man of Steel
  • This Is the End This Is the End
  • Inside Llewyn Davis Inside Llewyn Davis

Wrong Movie Titles

I work at a movie theater and patrons mess up movie titles all the time. Here are some of the…

  • 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 185 478

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

  • The Cremaster Cycle The Cremaster Cycle
  • Sweet Movie Sweet Movie
  • House House
  • The Holy Mountain The Holy Mountain
  • Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me
  • Eraserhead Eraserhead
  • Doggiewoggiez! Poochiewoochiez! Doggiewoggiez! Poochiewoochiez!
  • A Clockwork Orange A Clockwork Orange
  • Enter the Void Enter the Void
  • Videodrome Videodrome

strangest films in existence (unranked)

ranges from entry-level weird to...Cremaster

not necessarily disturbing, but it helps