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100 Films from the Current Decade in Need of More Love

Not including any 2015 releases, in accordance with LB/festival release dates (not US release dates); 2010-2014.

  • Monsieur Hire
  • Gold Diggers of 1933
  • Rashomon
  • Goldfinger
  • Safety Last!
  • The Double Life of Veronique
  • Linda Linda Linda
  • The Phantom Carriage
  • The Taking of Pelham One Two Three
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Letterboxd Season Challenge 2015-16

Letterboxd have changed the way we communicate about movies. Roger Ebert might have passed away, but it's never been easier…

  • The Spectacular Now
  • Ruby Sparks
  • The Perks of Being a Wallflower
  • Before Midnight
  • Moonrise Kingdom
  • The Fault in Our Stars
  • What If
  • Love, Rosie
  • The Age of Adaline
  • Stuck in Love

I probably like romcoms a bit too much for any straight male, suggest some more like these please?

Not necessarily "Romcoms" that's a generalisation but Romance movies more along the lines of these that gave off similar vibes…

  • Toy Story
  • Pulp Fiction
  • Ferris Bueller's Day Off
  • Grease
  • Love Actually
  • White Chicks
  • Employees Leaving the Lumière Factory
  • The Tree of Life
  • King Kong
  • Cinema Paradiso

The ONE movie you would recommend.

I put the question out there on twitter and got a great response. If someone had never seen a movie…

  • It Is Fine. Everything Is Fine!
  • Inland Empire
  • The Strange Color of Your Body's Tears
  • Resolution
  • Berberian Sound Studio
  • Inside
  • Let the Right One In
  • Pontypool
  • It Follows
  • Father's Day

100 Favorite Horror Films 2000-2014

Recently, a friend emailed me to ask about what I thought were some of the best horror films since the…

  • The Host
  • The Holy Mountain
  • Akira
  • Inland Empire
  • Brazil
  • Sunshine
  • Birdman
  • Gone Girl
  • RoboCop
  • Dredd

Dear Letterboxd

Hello friends, ScreeningNotes here.

I want to share with you something I've been struggling with in my writing recently. Shortly…

  • 'Round Midnight
  • A Better Tomorrow
  • About Last Night...
  • After Hours
  • Amadeus
  • At Close Range
  • Brazil
  • Broadway Danny Rose
  • Caravaggio
  • Choose Me

Richard Linklater's Jewels In The Wasteland II Summer Viewing List

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Austin Film Society Founder and Artistic Director Richard Linklater programmed a spring series series of screenings this year focusing on…

  • Dreaming of Paradise
  • Samurai Cop
  • The Shining
  • Apocalypse Now
  • The Holy Mountain
  • The Graduate
  • Goodfellas
  • The Departed
  • Marketa Lazarová
  • Pierrot le Fou

Cinematic Education: Favourite Films of Letterboxd Members

These films represent one favourite film of some of my favourite Letterboxd reviewers. The Letterboxd community is incredibly diverse, in…

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

They aren't films; they're experiences

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

  • A Trip to the Moon
  • The Great Train Robbery
  • The Birth of a Nation
  • Les Vampires
  • Intolerance
  • Broken Blossoms or The Yellow Man and the Girl
  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
  • Way Down East
  • Within Our Gates
  • Orphans of the Storm

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die

All the films from all the editions, including those subsequently removed, presently totalling 1167. An easy way of seeing how…

  • The 40 Year Old Virgin
  • Now On Letterboxd
  • The Social Network
  • Lost in Translation
  • Life Itself
  • The Fault in Our Stars
  • Before and After
  • The People Under the Stairs
  • Kill List
  • Oscar

Questions to the Letterboxd community

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I love the letterboxd community, there are so many unique people here and even in my short time on letterboxd…

  • Persona
  • My Neighbor Totoro
  • Grave of the Fireflies
  • Final Cut - Ladies & Gentlemen
  • For All Mankind
  • The White Diamond
  • The Circus
  • Make Way for Tomorrow
  • 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)

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

  • Melancholia
  • BNSF
  • The Wayward Cloud
  • Inland Empire
  • It's Such a Beautiful Day
  • Journey to the West
  • From What Is Before
  • Under the Skin
  • The Babadook
  • Winter Sleep

150 FILMS FOR CINEPHILES (OF THE 21ST CENTURY)

A counterpart to Redfern's list, which is exclusive to the 20th century- a starting point for those beginning to delve…

  • Under the Skin
  • Gummo
  • Tropical Malady
  • Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives
  • Inland Empire
  • Wild at Heart
  • Eraserhead
  • Mulholland Drive
  • In a Year with 13 Moons
  • Holy Motors

300+ Strange Films: The Mad, Mad Glory of Cinema

Many favorites, as well as a small handful of films that I don't care for... in no particular order (1960-2014).

  • Eega
  • Splash
  • It Follows
  • Freaks
  • The Shining
  • The City of Lost Children
  • Brick Mansions
  • Wings of Desire
  • Shock Corridor
  • Johnny Belinda

Scavenger Hunt 4

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  • The Haunted Castle
  • The Haunted Castle
  • The Bewitched Inn
  • The X-Ray Fiend
  • The Devil in a Convent
  • Faust and Marguerite
  • The Devil and the Statue
  • The Haunted Curiosity Shop
  • Blue Beard
  • The Treasures of Satan

Every Horror Film Made from 1896 - present

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Contains every horror film made that is not lost and is found on the letterboxd database.

If there is any…

  • World of Tomorrow
  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • Inherent Vice
  • Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father
  • Persona
  • The Times of Harvey Milk
  • It's Such a Beautiful Day
  • The Master
  • The Seventh Seal
  • Under the Skin

One Year on Letterboxd!

My first review - of Blue Velvet - was posted on June 13th, 2014. It sucks. Now, it's a year…

  • Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
  • India: Matri Bhumi
  • Alyonka
  • Anatahan
  • Yanco
  • Castro Street
  • Come Drink with Me
  • Tide of Empire
  • Killed the Family and Went to the Movies
  • Sons of Namatjira

100 (More) Films for Cinephiles

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Expansion of my first list.

Again, this isn't a canon in any way. Some of these are good, some of…