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  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Casablanca
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  • In the Mood for Love
  • The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
  • The Matrix
  • The Seventh Seal
  • Solaris
  • A Trip to the Moon

Movies as Prayers of Yearning

Titles referenced in the corresponding chapter of my forthcoming book, Movies Are Prayers.

  • Lolita
  • Mulholland Drive
  • A Streetcar Named Desire
  • American Beauty
  • Wildwood, NJ
  • Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me
  • The Godfather
  • Valley of the Dolls
  • Foxes
  • Pretty in Pink

The Lana Del Life™

So I came across this vine today, and instead of writing a paper worth about 20% of my actual grade,…

  • Napoleon
  • The House in the Woods
  • Frontier of the Dawn
  • The Green Ray
  • Arabian Nights
  • Fanny & Alexander
  • Millennium Mambo
  • Heat
  • The Mother and the Whore
  • Eyes Wide Shut

Mia Hansen-Løve's Top 10 Films

Dave

Dave 10 films 40 1 Edit

www.bfi.org.uk/films-tv-people/sightandsoundpoll2012/voter/1064

It’s not a list of the films I think are the greatest, it’s just the ten films that maybe…

  • Alien: Covenant
  • Kong: Skull Island
  • Annihilation
  • A Cure for Wellness
  • Get Out
  • The Mummy
  • Leatherface
  • Resident Evil: The Final Chapter
  • It
  • Amityville: The Awakening

2017 Upcoming Horror Movies [Updated]

I have been mostly absent from letterboxd these last couple of months, but I simply had to come back to…

  • Tetsuo: The Iron Man
  • Tetsuo II: Body Hammer
  • 964 Pinocchio
  • Rubber's Lover
  • Electric Dragon 80000V
  • Burst City
  • 1/2 Man
  • Asia Strikes Back
  • The Phantom of Regular Size
  • Caterpillar

Japanese Cyberpunk

Hibiscus

Hibiscus 15 films 43 Edit

One of the most underrated genres of all time.

A list of essential films, as well as some important building…

  • Interstellar
  • The Tree of Life
  • The Martian
  • Miss Sloane
  • A Most Violent Year
  • Zero Dark Thirty
  • Mama
  • The Huntsman: Winter's War
  • The Social Network
  • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • Carol
  • The Winning Season
  • Youth in Revolt
  • Tanner Hall
  • Dare
  • Side Effects
  • Her
  • Ain't Them Bodies Saints
  • Les vampires
  • True Heart Susie
  • Foolish Wives
  • Sherlock, Jr.
  • Ménilmontant
  • The Three-Sided Mirror
  • The Passion of Joan of Arc
  • The Docks of New York
  • The Pearl
  • Man with a Movie Camera

Personal Canon

kanafani

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Personal favorites. Chronological order.

  • Jurassic Park
  • The Lion King
  • Citizen X
  • Fargo
  • Perfect Blue
  • The Prince of Egypt
  • Magnolia
  • O Brother, Where Art Thou?
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
  • 28 Days Later...
  • The Tango Lesson
  • Mabel at the Wheel
  • Ginger & Rosa
  • Winter's Bone
  • Les vampires
  • Daughters of the Dust
  • Mildred Pierce
  • Gidget
  • Dance, Girl, Dance
  • Blood Diner

Gift ideas for feminist film fans

Rosalind

Rosalind 14 films 21 9 Edit

Anyone else a bit put off by Letterboxd's gift guide? Here are some links to books that would make ideal…

  • '71
  • 10 Cloverfield Lane
  • 127 Hours
  • A Field in England
  • Backcountry
  • Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
  • Black Hawk Down
  • Blackhat
  • Blair Witch
  • Bleed for This
  • Moonlight
  • Sunset Song
  • Jackie
  • O.J.: Made in America
  • A Bigger Splash
  • Kubo and the Two Strings
  • The Fits
  • La La Land
  • The Lobster
  • The Love Witch
  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • Hancock
  • The Huntsman: Winter's War
  • Mulholland Drive
  • In the Mood for Love
  • There Will Be Blood
  • Spirited Away
  • Boyhood
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  • The Tree of Life
  • Yi Yi
  • A Separation
  • No Country for Old Men

The 21st Century's 100 Greatest films by BBC.

The best that cinema has had to offer since 2000 as picked by 177 film critics from around the world.…

  • Night Music
  • 74.78
  • Mochibei
  • Raw Data
  • Goodness Newness Oldness Badness
  • Dior Addict Fragrance
  • Ox
  • Passage de Venus
  • Templo Cerrado
  • No. 3: Interwoven

Great Films Under Five Minutes

Eli Hayes

Eli Hayes 120 films 26 6 Edit

Some of my favorites short films
with a less than 5 min. runtime.
Pretty much all experimental flicks.
Unranked --…

  • A Trip to the Moon
  • The Great Train Robbery
  • The Birth of a Nation
  • Les vampires
  • Intolerance
  • Broken Blossoms
  • 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 1187. An easy way of seeing how…

  • Ink
  • The Frame
  • Session 9
  • Bad Taste
  • A Serbian Film
  • Street Trash
  • Suspiria
  • 964 Pinocchio
  • Kung Fury
  • Braindead

Weird List of Weird Movies

BrotherZERO

BrotherZERO 2,785 films 437 6 Edit

Step One: Go to www.random.org.
Step Two: Pick a Number.
Step Three: GET WEIRD!

  • La La Land
  • Moonlight
  • Manchester by the Sea
  • Fences
  • Silence
  • Jackie
  • Lion
  • Loving
  • Hell or High Water
  • Sully

2016 Watchlist

1-71: Oscar Contenders - early predictions
72-100: Sundance 2016
101-118: Berlin 2016
119-141: Cannes 2016
142-152: Venice 2016
153-156: Skopje…