The Canon

On May 1st, 2015 I began compiling a film canon.

  • The River
  • Maine-Ocean Express
  • Eraserhead
  • Citizen Kane
  • Miracle Mile
  • Paper Moon
  • The Rose
  • State of Siege
  • Betrayed
  • Under the Sun of Satan
  • The Immortal Story
  • Mallrats
  • The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension
  • Timbuktu
  • Mistress America
  • Day for Night
  • Pickup on South Street
  • Hiroshima Mon Amour
  • Life of Riley
  • Nightbreed
  • Dawn of the Dead
  • Seconds
  • The Brood
  • Videodrome
  • The Fall of the House of Usher
  • Stalag 17
  • Halloween III: Season of the Witch
  • Mulholland Drive
  • Kiss Me Deadly
  • Breathless
  • Paris, Texas
  • The Immigrant
  • Carol
  • Body Double
  • Cherry 2000
  • A Woman Is a Woman
  • Hitchcock/Truffaut
  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens
  • Pather Panchali
  • The Quiet Man
  • A New Leaf
  • Out 1
  • Band of Outsiders
  • Knight of Cups
  • Inherent Vice
  • The American Friend
  • Fixed Bayonets!
  • Shane
  • Gilda
  • La Ronde
  • Rocco and His Brothers
  • Kung-Fu Master!
  • Eureka
  • The Big Sleep
  • Three Days of the Condor
  • La Haine
  • Paris Belongs to Us
  • Only Angels Have Wings
  • Celine and Julie Go Boating
  • Va Savoir (Who Knows?)
  • Johnny Guitar
  • In a Lonely Place
  • Barcelona
  • A Man Escaped
  • Alice in the Cities
  • Wrong Move
  • Kings of the Road
  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
  • La Chienne
  • Fast Times at Ridgemont High
  • Year of the Dragon
  • Night and the City
  • The Day the Earth Caught Fire
  • The New World
  • The Ox-Bow Incident
  • The Great Train Robbery
  • The Leopard
  • GoodFellas
  • Greenberg
  • De Palma
  • Things to Come
  • Canyon Passage
  • Paths of Glory
  • Dead End Drive-In
  • Chopping Mall
  • Cat People
  • McCabe & Mrs. Miller
  • The 400 Blows
  • Something Wild
  • Punch-Drunk Love
  • 10 Rillington Place
  • One-Eyed Jacks
  • The Man from Laramie
  • The Squid and the Whale
  • It's a Wonderful Life
  • Silence
  • His Girl Friday
  • Je T'Aime, Je T'Aime
  • Personal Shopper
  • Irma Vep