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  • On the Occasion of Remembering the Turning Gate
  • What Time Is It There?
  • I'm Going Home
  • Hush!
  • Spirited Away

Yearbook | 2002

15 films 2 Edit

Top 15 of 2002.

  • The Flight of the Red Balloon
  • In the City of Sylvia
  • The Romance of Astrea and Celadon
  • Boarding Gate
  • Rachel Getting Married

Yearbook | 2008

15 films 1 2 Edit

Top 15 of 2008.

  • Don't Go Breaking My Heart 2
  • The Immigrant
  • Nymphomaniac
  • Stray Dogs
  • Inherent Vice

Yearbook | 2014

15 films 2 2 Edit

Top 15 of 2014.

  • Love Exposure
  • Himizu
  • Suicide Club
  • The Whispering Star
  • Tokyo Tribe

Sion Sono List

15 films 2 Edit

(Most of) the films I've seen that were directed by Sion Sono, ranked. A few from the early-to-mid 2000s need…

  • Starless Dreams
  • 88:88
  • Romancing in Thin Air
  • Blind Detective
  • Life After Life

Top 10 Unreleased Films (2011 - 2016)

10 films 5 7 Edit

This is a list of films that had their international premiere in the last 5 years but no Stateside run…

  • Eureka
  • Mulholland Drive
  • In the Mood for Love
  • Fat Girl
  • The Royal Tenenbaums

Yearbook | 2001

15 films 1 Edit

Top 15 of 2001.

  • The Tree of Life
  • The Assassin
  • Don't Go Breaking My Heart 2
  • Tabu
  • Knight of Cups

Decade List | 2010-2019 Top 100 (So Far)

100 films 25 12 Edit

Top 100 films of the current decade, so far, ranked.

  • Don't Go Breaking My Heart 2
  • Romancing in Thin Air
  • Blind Detective
  • Sparrow
  • Throw Down

Johnnie To List

24 films 13 10 Edit

OK, so I need to catch up with his early ones (everything before "Where Does a Good Man Go"), but…

  • October Country
  • Everyone Else
  • Hadewijch
  • White Material
  • Eccentricities of a Blonde-Haired Girl

Yearbook | 2010

15 films 1 Edit

Top 15 of 2010.

  • Late Spring
  • Street Angel
  • Imitation of Life
  • Daisy Kenyon
  • Viridiana
  • A City of Sadness
  • Goodbye South, Goodbye
  • The Assassin
  • The Flight of the Red Balloon
  • A Time to Live, a Time to Die

Hou Hsiao-hsien List

14 films 19 6 Edit

To my mind, our greatest living director. Not a one of these dips below a B, and many land on…

  • Eureka
  • Mulholland Drive
  • The New World
  • The Flight of the Red Balloon
  • Yi Yi

Decade List | 2000-2009

100 films 5 1 Edit

Top 100 films of the Aughts, numbered. Eligibility was determined by U.S. release date - however, films not released in…