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  • Baby Driver
  • Birdman
  • Coco
  • Crazy Rich Asians

Five Stars of the 2010s

22 films

Only 2010-19 releases that I’ve rated 5 stars (“special” according to my criteria). Listed in no particular order, and subject…

  • Parasite
  • Midsommar
  • Uncut Gems
  • Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood
  • Booksmart

Ten Favorites of 2019 (Unranked)

10 films

Only films released in 2019, and subject to change if I see a great movie down the line.

First film…

  • A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
  • Parasite
  • Bacurau
  • Monos
  • Shoplifters
  • I, Tonya
  • The Shape of Water
  • Dunkirk
  • Baby Driver
  • Logan

Ten Favorites of 2017 (Unranked)

10 films

Only films released in 2017, and subject to change if I see a great movie down the line.

First film…

  • La La Land
  • Arrival
  • The Handmaiden
  • Hell or High Water
  • Hunt for the Wilderpeople

Ten Favorites of 2016 (Unranked)

10 films

Only films released in 2016, and subject to change if I see a great movie down the line.

First film…

  • A Star Is Born
  • A Quiet Place
  • BlacKkKlansman
  • Crazy Rich Asians
  • Isle of Dogs

Ten Favorites of 2018 (Unranked)

10 films

Only films released in 2018, and subject to change if I see a great movie down the line.

First film…

  • Birdman
  • The Babadook
  • Nightcrawler
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • What We Do in the Shadows

Favorite Films of 2014 (Unranked)

10 films

Only films released in 2014, and subject to change if I see a great movie down the line.

First film…

  • The Witch
  • Inside Out
  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • The Revenant
  • Steve Jobs

Ten Favorites of 2015 (Unranked)

10 films

Only films released in 2015, and subject to change if I see a great movie down the line.

First film…

  • 28 Days Later
  • Braindead
  • Dawn of the Dead
  • Dawn of the Dead
  • Day of the Dead

Zombie Cinema Thesis Watchlist

38 films

List of zombie films that could be worked into my senior thesis on the Path to Protagonist: Genre Hybridity and…

  • The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Coraline
  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • Se7en
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
  • Casablanca
  • Roman Holiday
  • In the Mood for Love
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  • Up