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  • Watchmen Watchmen
  • The Losers The Losers
  • A History of Violence A History of Violence
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DC Comics: Best To Not Best

23 films

I'm typically more of a Marvel guy than a DC guy, and for the last 15 years or so, Marvel…

  • Catalina Caper Catalina Caper
  • The Creeping Terror The Creeping Terror
  • Bloodlust Bloodlust
  • The Skydivers The Skydivers
  • The Blade Master The Blade Master

Movies I've Only Watched Because Of MST3K

120 films

Mystery Science Theater 3000 is one of my favorite television shows. I've been collecting and watching/re-watching the episodes piecemeal over…

  • Spider-Man 2 Spider-Man 2
  • Spider-Man Spider-Man
  • The Avengers The Avengers
  • Iron Man Iron Man
  • Captain America: The Winter Soldier Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Marvel: Best To Not Best

34 films

I've always been more of a Marvel guy than a DC guy and there are a lot more Marvel Comics…

  • 12 Angry Men 12 Angry Men
  • 28 Days Later... 28 Days Later...
  • (500) Days of Summer (500) Days of Summer
  • Alien Alien
  • Aliens Aliens

My Blu-ray Collection

192 films

Updated: 3/26/2014

  • The Last Temptation of Christ The Last Temptation of Christ
  • Once Upon a Time in America Once Upon a Time in America
  • Miracle at St. Anna Miracle at St. Anna
  • Slap Shot Slap Shot
  • The Thin Blue Line The Thin Blue Line

Sidetracked Podcast Featured Reviews

217 films 1

I have co-hosted The Sidetracked Podcast with Jesse Munoz since January 2008. We routinely discuss television, comic books, news, and…

  • The Big Lebowski The Big Lebowski
  • Fargo Fargo
  • Blood Simple Blood Simple
  • Raising Arizona Raising Arizona
  • No Country for Old Men No Country for Old Men

The Coen Brothers: Best to Not Best

16 films 3

The Coen Brothers' films in order from my favorite to least favorite. Most of the obvious ones are up top…

  • The Nightmare Before Christmas The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • Beetlejuice Beetlejuice
  • Edward Scissorhands Edward Scissorhands
  • Ed Wood Ed Wood
  • Big Fish Big Fish

Tim Burton: Best To Not Best

17 films

How I rank Tim Burton's films (including The Nightmare Before Christmas, because, well...come on now...) from favorite to least favorite.

  • Sanjuro Sanjuro
  • The Bad Sleep Well The Bad Sleep Well
  • Kagemusha Kagemusha
  • Throne of Blood Throne of Blood
  • Yojimbo Yojimbo

Akira Kurosawa: Best To Not Best

6 films

I somehow managed to make it all the way to the year 2013 without ever watching a film directed by…

  • Se7en Se7en
  • Fight Club Fight Club
  • The Social Network The Social Network
  • Zodiac Zodiac
  • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

David Fincher: Best To Not Best

9 films

I like every single movie David Fincher has made, which makes it very hard to put his films in any…

  • Legacy of Rage Legacy of Rage
  • Rapid Fire Rapid Fire
  • The Crow The Crow
  • Showdown in Little Tokyo Showdown in Little Tokyo
  • Laser Mission Laser Mission

Brandon Lee: Best To Not Best

5 films

I recently delved into Brandon Lee's criminally short catalog of films and came out on the other side with a…

  • Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox
  • Justice League: The New Frontier Justice League: The New Frontier
  • Batman: Under the Red Hood Batman: Under the Red Hood
  • Superman vs. The Elite Superman vs. The Elite
  • All Star Superman All Star Superman

DC Comics Animated Movies: Best To Not Best

17 films

I'm not a big DC Comics fan, but I still read their books from time to time. I'm also not…

  • Happy People: A Year in the Taiga Happy People: A Year in the Taiga
  • Two-Lane Blacktop Two-Lane Blacktop
  • From Here to Eternity From Here to Eternity
  • The Stepford Wives The Stepford Wives
  • Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia

Favorite Discoveries Of 2013

10 films

My favorite pre-2013 releases that I watched for the first time in 2013.