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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…

  • 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…

  • Cidade Cinza
  • Milton Glaser: To Inform & Delight
  • Why Man Creates
  • Beauty Is Embarrassing
  • Fifi Howls from Happiness
  • Eames: The Architect & The Painter
  • Design Is One
  • Visual Acoustics
  • Finding Vivian Maier
  • Ken Burns: America

100 Films for Artists and Designers

Architecture, graffiti, pottery, industrial design, typography, painting, branding, photography, and a bit of dance for good measure.

It's a good…

  • Citizen Kane
  • Vertigo
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Tokyo Story
  • The Rules of the Game
  • 8½
  • The Godfather
  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
  • Seven Samurai
  • The Searchers

They Shoot Pictures Don't They? Top 1000 Films 2015 Edition

Matt Conti

Matt Conti 1,000 films 538 50 Edit

Yet another year with yet another update.

2012 version can be found here.

2013 version can be found here.

2014…

  • American Sniper
  • Birdman
  • Boyhood
  • Gone Girl
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Guardians of the Galaxy
  • Ida
  • The Imitation Game
  • Inherent Vice
  • Nightcrawler

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  • 12 Angry Men
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • 25th Hour
  • 3 Women
  • 8½
  • Ace in the Hole
  • Adaptation.
  • The Adventures of Robin Hood
  • After Dark, My Sweet
  • After Hours

Roger Ebert's "Great Movies"

Every film from Roger Ebert's "Great Movies" essays.

www.rogerebert.com/great-movies

  • The Dancing Pig
  • Entr'acte
  • A Page of Madness
  • Un Chien Andalou
  • L'âge d'or
  • The Blood of a Poet
  • Meshes of the Afternoon
  • Spellbound
  • Rashomon
  • Viridiana

[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…

  • Boyhood
  • Her
  • The Social Network
  • Certified Copy
  • A Separation
  • Inside Llewyn Davis
  • Under the Skin
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Frances Ha
  • Holy Motors

The Dissolve's 50 Best Films of the 2010s (so far)

The Dissolve recently released their picks for The 50 Best Films of the Decade, Letterboxd'ized here for my benefit (and…

  • Wings
  • The Racket
  • 7th Heaven
  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
  • Chang: A Drama of the Wilderness
  • The Crowd
  • The Last Command
  • The Way of All Flesh
  • The Noose
  • 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!

  • 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).

  • Crystal Fairy & the Magical Cactus
  • Magic Magic
  • Toad Road
  • Wrong
  • Wrong Cops
  • Lost River
  • Only God Forgives
  • Tusk
  • Men, Women & Children
  • The Bling Ring

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.

  • Ferris Bueller's Day Off
  • Teen Wolf
  • The Breakfast Club
  • American Pie
  • Boyhood
  • Fast Times at Ridgemont High
  • Tadpole
  • Back to the Future
  • Taps
  • Charlie Bartlett

Teenage Wasteland: A Comprehensive List of Coming-of-Age films

[after his parents have left, thinking he is ill] "They bought it. Incredible! One of the worst performances of my…

  • The Master
  • A Separation
  • The Tree of Life
  • Frances Ha
  • The Act of Killing
  • Boyhood
  • Dogtooth
  • Under the Skin
  • The Social Network
  • Before Midnight

AV Club's 100 best films of the decade so far (2010-2014)

Jack

Jack 100 films 335 22 Edit

AV Club's 100 best films of the decade thus far.

  • 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

Rose

Rose 3,724 films 335 49 Edit

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

If there is any…

  • The Tree of Life
  • Gone Girl
  • The Royal Tenenbaums
  • Mulholland Drive
  • Inside Llewyn Davis
  • Dazed and Confused
  • Boogie Nights
  • Raging Bull
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Psycho

Recommended Directors for Film Enthusiasts

After looking through my Recommendations For A Novice Film Viewer list, I have thought for some time to make a…

  • Bonnie and Clyde
  • The Battle of Algiers
  • Z
  • Five Easy Pieces
  • The Last Picture Show
  • The Godfather
  • Cries and Whispers
  • Scenes from a Marriage
  • Nashville
  • Small Change
  • 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
  • Stagecoach

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…