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  • The Great Train Robbery
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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 1177. An easy way of seeing how…

  • 12 Angry Men
  • 12 Years a Slave
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days
  • The 400 Blows
  • 8½
  • A Charlie Brown Christmas
  • A Clockwork Orange
  • A Man Escaped
  • A Matter of Life and Death

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…

  • 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…

  • Gummo
  • House
  • Forbidden Zone
  • Don't Look Now
  • El Topo
  • Repulsion
  • Horrors of Spider Island
  • Eyes Without a Face
  • Silent Hill
  • I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK

Weirdo Watchlist

Movies that are slightly off.

  • 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
  • 45 Years
  • A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence
  • About Elly
  • Amy
  • Anomalisa
  • Arabian Nights: Volume 1, The Restless One
  • Arabian Nights: Volume 2, The Desolate One
  • Arabian Nights: Volume 3, The Enchanted One
  • Beasts of No Nation
  • Bridge of Spies

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  • 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…

  • Enter the Void
  • Eyes Wide Shut
  • Millennium Actress
  • Mulholland Drive
  • Synecdoche, New York
  • Lost River
  • Euridice BA 2037
  • World of Tomorrow
  • The Holy Mountain
  • The Girlfriend Experience

dense movies

not like stupid/dull, but as in movies that are so insanely packed with things and ideas and visuals they become…

  • 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.)

  • As I Was Moving Ahead Occasionally I Saw Brief Glimpses of Beauty
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Stalker
  • A Brighter Summer Day
  • Love Exposure
  • Satantango
  • Pulp Fiction
  • Love is God
  • In the Mood for Love
  • The End of Evangelion

Most fans per viewer on Letterboxd

Here’s the 50 most favorited films on the site as a ratio of the number of members who’ve watched each…

  • 12 Angry Men
  • 45 Years
  • A Field in England
  • A Hard Day's Night
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street
  • Annie Hall
  • Anomalisa
  • Army of Darkness
  • Badlands
  • Beasts of the Southern Wild

100 Great Movies Under 100 Minutes

Great films that you can watch that are under 100 minutes long. Not all masterpieces but all are highly recommended,…

  • 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…

  • Fight Club
  • Mr. Nobody
  • Sucker Punch
  • The Adventures of Sebastian Cole
  • Observe and Report
  • A.C.A.B.: All Cops Are Bastards
  • Welcome to Me
  • It's Kind of a Funny Story
  • Knock Knock
  • Big Ass Spider!
  • Coming Attractions
  • Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives
  • Castaic Lake
  • Submarino
  • Trypps #7 (Badlands)
  • I'm Still Here
  • Uranus
  • Beyond the Black Rainbow
  • Oppressed Majority
  • Blue Valentine

'10 - '16 Essentials

200+ mandatory viewing experiences.

  • There Will Be Blood
  • Mulholland Drive
  • The Tree of Life
  • Synecdoche, New York
  • Inherent Vice
  • Under the Skin
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  • Her
  • Birdman
  • Carol

Movies Destined To Be "Classics"

These are the movies that I'm fairly confident will be looked back upon as the "classics" from this generation. Whether…

  • Rope
  • Top Gun
  • Tango & Cash
  • Foxcatcher
  • Everybody Wants Some
  • Magic Mike
  • School Ties
  • The Covenant
  • Fight Club
  • The Fast and the Furious

Dude, is this gay?

Films featuring varying levels of obvious and less obvious homoeroticism.

  • Stalker
  • The Holy Mountain
  • Persona
  • Breathless
  • The Double Life of Veronique
  • Last Year at Marienbad
  • In the Mood for Love
  • Synecdoche, New York
  • Mulholland Drive
  • Come and See

"I'm better than first-year film students because I like..."

Built off of this (now deleted) list.

What films have you noticed people use to boost their egos?

If you…