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  • Nightcrawler
  • Birdman
  • A Most Wanted Man
  • Edge of Tomorrow
  • Lucy

2014 ranked (international release dates)

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All films released in their country of origin in 2014 seen by yours truly, in order of preference.

  • Enemy
  • Birdman
  • Wild
  • White Bird in a Blizzard
  • A Most Violent Year

The 2015 linear list

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As a placeholder until I reveal my ranked list of 2015 films, here are all the films released in the…

  • Begin Again
  • Frank
  • Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
  • 300: Rise of an Empire
  • Camp X-Ray

New in 2015

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A list of all the films seen for the first time by yours truly in 2015.

Note that this is…

  • 12 Years a Slave
  • The Adjustment Bureau
  • Adventureland
  • The Adventures of Tintin
  • Argo

Films that exceeded my expectations

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A selection of films (mostly that I've seen in the last five years) that turned out to be much better…

  • Blood and Black Lace
  • Who Saw Her Die?
  • All the Colors of the Dark

The 2015 Giallo List

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New year, new list.

I already have a list ranking the giallo films I've seen, but I put it together…

  • Nightcrawler
  • 12 Years a Slave
  • A Most Wanted Man
  • Edge of Tomorrow
  • The Strange Color of Your Body's Tears

2014 ranked (UK release dates)

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All films released in the UK in 2014 seen by yours truly, in order of preference. Beyond the Top 20…

  • Raiders of the Lost Ark
  • Munich
  • E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
  • Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
  • Jaws

Steven Spielberg films ranked

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Incomplete as I’m still making my way through his filmography.

  • Finding Nemo
  • Veronica Guerin
  • Kill Bill: Vol. 1
  • Gangs of New York
  • May

2003 ranked (UK release dates)

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All films released in the UK in 2003 seen by yours truly, in order of preference.

I haven't seen most…

  • Black Book
  • Inglourious Basterds
  • Soldier of Orange
  • The Round Up
  • Casablanca

Vive la résistance

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Films involving the various resistance movements during the Second World War.

  • Exodus: Gods and Kings
  • Birdman
  • Wild
  • A Most Violent Year
  • Ex Machina

Films I saw at the cinema in 2015

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A chronological list of all the films I dragged my worthless carcass out of the house to see theatrically in…

  • 101 Dalmatians
  • Oliver & Company
  • Beauty and the Beast
  • Problem Child 2
  • A League of Their Own

Films I've seen theatrically

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An incomplete (because I'm reliant to a considerable extent on memory) list of films I've seen at the cinema.


  • Enemy of the State
  • The Descent
  • Kingdom of Heaven
  • The Devil's Rejects
  • King Arthur

Films I own on Blu-ray

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...a.k.a. "In which I reflect on the ridiculous amount of money I've spent."

In fairness, quite a few of these…