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Favourite Film From Each Month 2015

14 films Edit

Since 2012, rather than relying on the suggested release date for films according to their profiles on Letterboxd, I've been…

  • Blackfish Blackfish
  • The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron…
  • Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case
  • Coach Zoran and His African Tigers Coach Zoran and His African Tigers
  • The Summit The Summit

BBC Storyville Ranked

22 films 6 2 Edit

A list of all the documentaries that have been shown as a part of BBC4's Storyville series that I actually…

  • Drunken Master Drunken Master
  • Police Story Police Story
  • New Police Story New Police Story
  • The Legend of Drunken Master The Legend of Drunken Master
  • Shinjuku Incident Shinjuku Incident

Most Watched Star: 2008 - Jackie Chan Ranked

30 films 1 Edit

Jackie Chan is apparently my 'most watched star' of 2008 according to my Year In Review page.

Here's the list…

  • Memories of Murder Memories of Murder
  • Mother Mother
  • Snowpiercer Snowpiercer
  • The Host The Host
  • Barking Dogs Never Bite Barking Dogs Never Bite

...And The Rest Ranked (Directors)

95 films 2 5 Edit

Having put together quite a few ranked directors lists over the past 12 months (all listed below) I felt like…

  • A Field in England A Field in England
  • Sightseers Sightseers
  • Kill List Kill List
  • Down Terrace Down Terrace
  • The ABCs of Death The ABCs of Death

Ben Wheatley Ranked

5 films 3 8 Edit

I'm sure there's been a hundred or so of these lists cropping up here since his latest film, A Field…

  • Pulp Fiction Pulp Fiction
  • Django Unchained Django Unchained
  • Reservoir Dogs Reservoir Dogs
  • Jackie Brown Jackie Brown
  • Inglourious Basterds Inglourious Basterds

Quentin Tarantino Ranked

8 films 1 1 Edit

One of my favourite directors who I think, for my generation, will probably be regarded somewhere down the line as…

  • Jurassic Park Jurassic Park
  • Close Encounters of the Third Kind Close Encounters of the Third Kind
  • Jaws Jaws
  • Empire of the Sun Empire of the Sun
  • Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom

Steven Spielberg Ranked

20 films 1 11 Edit

Spielberg is an odd film director.

He's made some truly great films that will be considered classics for years to…

  • Side Effects Side Effects
  • Contagion Contagion
  • Ocean's Eleven Ocean's Eleven
  • Behind the Candelabra Behind the Candelabra
  • Erin Brockovich Erin Brockovich

Steven Soderbergh Ranked

9 films 2 14 Edit

Quite a poor showing considering I've only seen 6 of his movies, but even so, I've loved Steven Soderbergh's style…

  • Watchmen Watchmen
  • Dawn of the Dead Dawn of the Dead
  • Man of Steel Man of Steel
  • 300 300
  • Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole

Zack Snyder Ranked

6 films Edit

Whilst some might think that nobody truly thinks of Zack Snyder as one of their favourite directors, I would like…

  • The King of Comedy The King of Comedy
  • Taxi Driver Taxi Driver
  • Goodfellas Goodfellas
  • The Departed The Departed
  • The Wolf of Wall Street The Wolf of Wall Street

Martin Scorsese Ranked

13 films Edit

Seeing as he appears to be the director I've seen the most films of in 2012 according to the Year…

  • Night of the Living Dead Night of the Living Dead
  • Dawn of the Dead Dawn of the Dead
  • Day of the Dead Day of the Dead
  • Creepshow Creepshow
  • Diary of the Dead Diary of the Dead

George A Romero Ranked

9 films 1 18 Edit

Although I've only seen a limited selection of Romero's films, he has made what is my most favourite film of…

  • Thirst Thirst
  • Oldboy Oldboy
  • Sympathy for Lady Vengeance Sympathy for Lady Vengeance
  • I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK
  • Stoker Stoker

Park Chan-wook Ranked

7 films 2 2 Edit

I've been on a bit of a Park Chan-wook binge recently. I saw Oldboy for the first time earlier this…