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Michael's Film Club

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I work part-time in a library and, once a month, I lead a film discussion group. We watch a different…

  • Spotlight
  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • Carol
  • The Martian
  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens

2015 ranked (international release dates)

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All films released in their country of origin in 2015 seen by yours truly, in order of preference.

  • Argo
  • Zero Dark Thirty
  • The Hunt
  • Skyfall
  • The Impossible

2012 ranked (international release dates)

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All films released in their country of origin in 2012 seen by yours truly, in order of preference.

  • Room
  • The Revenant
  • Spotlight
  • Triple 9
  • Nina Forever

The 2016 linear list

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As a placeholder until I reveal my ranked list of 2016 films, here are all the films released in the…

  • Jurassic World
  • Foxcatcher
  • The Diary of a Teenage Girl
  • Wild Tales
  • Breathe

New in 2016

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A list of all the films seen for the first time by yours truly in 2016.

Note that this is…

  • Deep Red
  • A Lizard in a Woman's Skin
  • Short Night of Glass Dolls
  • What Have You Done to Solange?
  • One on Top of the Other

The 2015/2016 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
  • Whiplash
  • Birdman
  • A Most Wanted Man
  • Edge of Tomorrow

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.

  • 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…

  • 10 Cloverfield Lane
  • 12 Years a Slave
  • The Adjustment Bureau
  • Adventureland
  • The Adventures of Tintin

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…

  • Room
  • The Revenant
  • Spotlight
  • Triple 9
  • Time Out of Mind

Films I saw at the cinema in 2016

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

  • One Hundred and One 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.

The…

  • Whiplash
  • Birdman
  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • Carol
  • The Martian

2015 ranked (UK release dates)

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All films released in the UK in 2015 seen by yours truly, in order of preference. Beyond the Top 20…