• Adaptation. Adaptation.
  • Her Her
  • Where the Wild Things Are Where the Wild Things Are
  • Being John Malkovich Being John Malkovich

Ranked: Spike Jonze

Joe Bender

Joe Bender 4 films 2 2

All of these are brilliant.

  • Halloween III: Season of the Witch Halloween III: Season of the Witch
  • Teen Wolf Too Teen Wolf Too
  • Silent Night, Deadly Night Part 2 Silent Night, Deadly Night Part 2
  • 28 Weeks Later 28 Weeks Later
  • Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights

Separate But Sequel

This is a list of movies that are what I call "Separate but sequel" films.

These are sequel films that…

  • Texas Chainsaw 3D Texas Chainsaw 3D
  • Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters
  • Race 2 Race 2
  • Jack the Giant Slayer Jack the Giant Slayer
  • A Good Day to Die Hard A Good Day to Die Hard
  • The Counselor The Counselor
  • Child of God Child of God
  • The Sunset Limited The Sunset Limited
  • The Road The Road
  • No Country for Old Men No Country for Old Men

Playwright: Cormac McCarthy

Artyficial

Artyficial 7 films 1

Stuff written by Pulitzer prize winning novelist/playwright Cormac McCarthy.

  • Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones
  • The Legend of Hercules The Legend of Hercules
  • Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit
  • I, Frankenstein I, Frankenstein
  • The LEGO Movie The LEGO Movie
  • The Bird with the Crystal Plumage The Bird with the Crystal Plumage
  • Count Dracula Count Dracula
  • The Dunwich Horror The Dunwich Horror
  • A Bay of Blood A Bay of Blood
  • Taste the Blood of Dracula Taste the Blood of Dracula

'70s Horror

Penny_Rose

Penny_Rose 147 films 16 2

(ongoing project)

  • The Dark Knight Rises The Dark Knight Rises
  • X-Men: First Class X-Men: First Class
  • The Dark Knight The Dark Knight
  • Captain America: The Winter Soldier Captain America: The Winter Soldier
  • X2: X-Men United X2: X-Men United

Favorite Superhero Films Ranked

Jayson Quearry

Jayson Quearry 53 films

A ranked list of the live-action superhero films I've seen. The list will fluctuate with new releases. Also, note that…

  • All Together All Together

Letterboxd "Top" Lists All In One Place

Phips

Phips 1 film 59 90

Just putting all of these community-wide "top" lists in one place for me, for you, for us, for all.
Please…

  • Goal! II: Living the Dream Goal! II: Living the Dream
  • Aliens vs Predator: Requiem Aliens vs Predator: Requiem
  • Alvin and the Chipmunks Alvin and the Chipmunks
  • Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
  • National Treasure: Book of Secrets National Treasure: Book of Secrets
  • Alex Cross Alex Cross
  • All the King's Men All the King's Men
  • All the Pretty Horses All the Pretty Horses
  • Battlefield Earth Battlefield Earth
  • The Beach The Beach

Worst Book to Film Adaptations

Leo Logan

Leo Logan 45 films

Films that were adapted from best-selling books can be a tricky sell. Most can turn out very great, but the…

  • Eragon Eragon
  • The Golden Compass The Golden Compass
  • John Carter John Carter
  • The Spiderwick Chronicles The Spiderwick Chronicles
  • Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant

Failed Book Franchises

Hollywood is constantly trying to adapt successful book series into movie franchises.

Sometimes it works out (i.e. The Lord of…

  • Her Her
  • Where the Wild Things Are Where the Wild Things Are
  • Adaptation. Adaptation.
  • Being John Malkovich Being John Malkovich

Spike Jonze - Ranked

Part of My 2014 Challenge: Directors and their Filmographies.

All the films of Spike Jonze, ranked purely on my own…