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Community Favourites: Every Film on Letterboxd with a 4.0 Rating or Higher (Min. 2k views)

This is what happens when your car breaks down on a Sunday morning and you have nothing else to do…

  • 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 1177. An easy way of seeing how…

  • Throne of Blood
  • High and Low
  • Ran
  • The Seventh Seal
  • Fanny & Alexander
  • Beauty and the Beast
  • Eyes without a Face
  • Great Expectations
  • Oliver Twist
  • Time Bandits

Guillermo del Toro's twitter film recommendations

Complete list of the films Guillermo del Toro has recommended on twitter. Click the 'Read notes' button to see his…

  • Gummo
  • House
  • Fateful Findings
  • After Last Season
  • Black Devil Doll from Hell
  • $9.99
  • 11:14
  • 13 Tzameti
  • 1990: The Bronx Warriors
  • 20 Million Miles to Earth

Weirdo Watchlist

Movies that are slightly off.

  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
  • Nosferatu
  • Safety Last!
  • The Gold Rush
  • The General
  • Metropolis
  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
  • Steamboat Bill, Jr.
  • The Cameraman
  • The Passion of Joan of Arc

Edgar Wright's 1000 Favorite Movies

A list of Edgar Wright's favorite 1000 Movies per his list on Mubi on July 27th, 2016.

twitter.com/edgarwright/status/758339515421433856
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  • Drive
  • The Neon Demon
  • Only God Forgives
  • TRON: Legacy
  • It Follows
  • Nerve
  • Beyond the Black Rainbow
  • Deep Red
  • The Thing
  • Turbo Kid

Movies with a Synth Score/Neon Aesthetic

Movies that embrace an 80's-ish tone with synth or Vaporwave soundtracks or a neon aesthetic. 

Suggestions are welcome of course.

  • 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.…

  • Persona
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Seven Samurai
  • Mulholland Drive
  • Taxi Driver
  • The Godfather
  • 8½
  • Apocalypse Now
  • There Will Be Blood
  • Eraserhead

Criterion Subreddit Top 250 Greatest Films of All Time

The greatest films of all time as voted on by the Criterion subreddit using a ranked top 10 methodology from…

  • Whiplash
  • Buzzard
  • Blue Jasmine
  • eXistenZ
  • Inside
  • Objectified
  • A History of Violence
  • Pitfall
  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens
  • The Skin I Live In

THAT ENDING! films

Movies that have such a powerful/memorable/weird/insane/awesome/surprising last scene (or shot) that made you say "THAT ENDING!!!!!" or variations

I added…

  • Mysterious Skin
  • Caldera
  • Tangerine
  • You and the Night
  • The Visitor
  • Lost River
  • Interstellar
  • Comet
  • The Beast
  • Irresolute

200+ Favorite Posters

(Working on organizing it by similar aesthetic.)

  • 3-Iron
  • 5 Broken Cameras
  • 5 Centimeters Per Second
  • 90 Minutes
  • A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy
  • A Mighty Wind
  • A Short Film About Killing
  • A Short Film About Love
  • A Time for Drunken Horses
  • Ace Ventura: Pet Detective

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 hight quality "short" films. Easy…

  • Breathe
  • Gone Girl
  • Ex Machina
  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • Side Effects
  • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • Alien
  • Thelma & Louise
  • Kill Bill: Vol. 1
  • Addams Family Values

"she did THAT!!!" films

"I'm a real messy bitch. A liar. A scammer. I love robbery and fraud. I'm a messy bitch who lives…

  • Citizen Kane
  • Vertigo
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Tokyo Story
  • The Rules of the Game
  • The Godfather
  • 8½
  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
  • Seven Samurai
  • The Searchers
  • Pariah
  • Mustang
  • Martha Marcy May Marlene
  • Girl, Interrupted
  • Girlhood
  • Appropriate Behavior
  • Obvious Child
  • Room
  • Melancholia
  • Another Earth

film recs: female character studies

Lucy

Lucy 65 films 681 38 Edit

some of my favorites focusing in depth on female characters

  • A Brighter Summer Day
  • Yearning
  • The Big City
  • A Moment of Innocence
  • The Ascent
  • The Human Condition I: No Greater Love
  • The Human Condition II: Road to Eternity
  • The Human Condition III: A Soldier's Prayer
  • The Mother and the Whore
  • Early Summer

The Great Unknown

High-rated movies with very few views. Suggestions are welcome.

  • The Lobster
  • Lars and the Real Girl
  • Her
  • ATL
  • Un chien andalou
  • Blue Velvet
  • Barry Lyndon
  • Battleship Potemkin
  • Eraserhead
  • Chungking Express
  • Raging Bull
  • The Conformist
  • Bicycle Thieves

Frank Ocean’s 100 Favorite Films

Frank Ocean’s list of his 100 favorite films, as published in “Boys Don’t Cry” on the release of his album,…

  • 12 Angry Men
  • Alien
  • Almost Famous
  • Amarcord
  • Annie Hall
  • Back to the Future
  • Badlands
  • Blade Runner
  • Blow Out
  • Breaking the Waves

The Basics of Cinema Starter Pack

For when that friend asks you to introduce him to some really great films. This list is not meant to…