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2016 Releases

10 films

My top ten films watched this year (2016) that were also released this year (here in NZ at least).

  • Exporting Raymond
  • I Am Bruce Lee
  • Deliver Us from Evil
  • Moog
  • Girl Model

Doco Watchlist

80 films

Documentaries that I want to watch.

  • Honey
  • Eden Lake
  • Underworld: Awakening
  • Father of Invention
  • Easy A

Body? Meet Legs

10 films

This only makes sense if you view the full list page... and yes, I know some of them are backwards…

  • Scarface
  • Taxi Driver
  • Citizen Kane
  • Raging Bull
  • The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Unwatched Classics

14 films

My wall of shame. I really should have seen some of these by now, though I feel like I've already…

  • Ex Machina
  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • The Lobster
  • The Martian
  • Inside Out

2015 Releases

15 films

Yes! I actually watched more than 10 2015 releases during this year! Which makes up for the pitiful outing last…

  • The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Boyhood
  • Nightcrawler
  • Gone Girl
  • Guardians of the Galaxy

My top five 2014 releases

5 films

Yes, I failed to watch enough films with a 2014 release date this year to even make a top 10…

  • Sigur Rós: Heima
  • Bananaz
  • No Distance Left to Run
  • I Am Trying to Break Your Heart
  • Wilco: Ashes of American Flags

Real-life music

56 films

A list of music documentaries, concerts, interviews, etc. that I've seen (this excludes DVDs that are just video collections). More…

  • Dark Days
  • No Distance Left to Run
  • Capturing the Friedmans
  • Dogtown and Z-Boys
  • Bananaz

Favourite documentaries

29 films

In no particular order, and probably missing some that I've forgotten.

  • Crumb
  • Capturing the Friedmans
  • Indie Game: The Movie
  • Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work
  • The Art of Flight

Favourite documentaries watched during 2012

10 films

My top ten documentaries watched during 2012, regardless of release date — I still have a huge amount on my…

  • Django Unchained
  • Moonrise Kingdom
  • Skyfall
  • Prometheus
  • Life of Pi

My top 10 watched releases of 2012

10 films

A top 10 of the films I’ve watched that were released in during 2012. It turns out that I didn't…

  • The Simpsons Movie
  • The A-Team
  • Get Smart
  • The Avengers
  • Starsky & Hutch

TV on the Silver Screen

51 films

TV shows that have made the jump into movies — some more successfully than others. Suggestions are welcome!

THE RULES:…

  • The Royal Tenenbaums
  • Igby Goes Down
  • Running with Scissors
  • Little Miss Sunshine
  • The Squid and the Whale

Keeping it in the family

12 films

I recently noticed that a number of my favourite films, the ones I re-watch periodically, deal with dysfunctional families on…