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My Fantasy Double-Features

84 films

Sometimes I like to pretend I'm the programmer of my own movie theater, and these are the double-features I'd screen.…

  • Black Narcissus
  • Persona
  • Belle de Jour
  • Don't Look Now
  • Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce 1080 Bruxelles

Ten Favorites: Criterion Titles

10 films

In chronological order.

  • Mulholland Drive
  • Summer Hours
  • The Intruder
  • Dogville
  • The Headless Woman
  • Rocco and His Brothers
  • Decalogue IV.
  • Double Indemnity
  • News from Home
  • The Children's Hour
  • Carol
  • Under the Skin
  • Certified Copy
  • Melancholia
  • Meek's Cutoff

Decade Favorites: 2010–Present

25 films

A list of favorites—nothing more, nothing less.

  • Lydia
  • Meet Me in St. Louis
  • The Fourth Man
  • Come and See
  • Only Angels Have Wings
  • Cat People
  • Halloween
  • Bell, Book and Candle
  • A Page of Madness
  • Night of the Eagle

Season of the Witch: 2016

36 films

Halloween, horror, and horror-tangential films (re)watched in October 2016. In order of preference.

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • A Special Day
  • Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!
  • A Room with a View
  • Now, Voyager

Revelations: 2015

29 films

A list of favorite first-time viewings in 2015.

  • The Devils
  • Nashville
  • Love Streams
  • Park Row
  • Underworld U.S.A.

Revelations: 2014

21 films

A list of favorite first-time viewings in 2014.

  • Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce 1080 Bruxelles
  • Grey Gardens
  • Marketa Lazarová
  • The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp
  • Seconds

Revelations: 2013

34 films

A list of favorite first-time viewings in 2013.

  • Ran
  • Paris is Burning
  • Blithe Spirit
  • RoboCop
  • Death Proof

Revelations: 2012

22 films

A list of favorite first-time viewings in 2012

  • Contempt
  • Johnny Guitar
  • Gosford Park
  • The Man Who Fell to Earth
  • The Third Man

Reevaluations

14 films

A list of films that I disliked (or even hated) upon first viewing, but have come to enjoy (or even…