a collective of film twitter's favorite films

on my twitter i asked everyone what their favorite films were in order to make a list of everyone's favorites! i thought this could be a fun way to find new movies and find others who have the same taste in film as you. the twitter handles of the people who replied are in the notes on the films they chose!

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There are 244 dramatic films in this list.

  • I, Olga Hepnarova
  • Lost Highway
  • Roma
  • A Star Is Born
  • Silver Linings Playbook
  • Scarface
  • Catch Me If You Can
  • My Own Private Idaho
  • Blindspotting
  • Benjamin
  • Edward Scissorhands
  • I Killed My Mother
  • Upstream Color
  • Full Metal Jacket
  • Rocky
  • As You Are
  • Chasing Amy
  • One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
  • A Clockwork Orange
  • Fiddler on the Roof
  • Lion
  • Cool Hand Luke
  • Johnny Guitar
  • In a Lonely Place
  • Begin Again
  • Dancer in the Dark
  • If Beale Street Could Talk
  • Elephant
  • Revolutionary Road
  • 20th Century Women
  • 10 Things I Hate About You
  • Hail, Caesar!
  • The Royal Tenenbaums
  • Empire Records
  • Empire of the Sun
  • Inside Out
  • Adaptation.
  • Children of Men
  • Beautiful Boy
  • The Lobster
  • I, Tonya
  • Mustang
  • The Piano Teacher
  • 3 Women
  • Punch-Drunk Love
  • Breathless
  • Lady Bird
  • The Tree of Life
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • A Woman Under the Influence
  • Funeral Parade of Roses
  • Frances Ha
  • The Watermelon Woman
  • Love, Simon
  • Thoroughbreds
  • Mysterious Skin
  • Raw
  • Her
  • Yi Yi
  • Man on the Moon
  • Rear Window
  • Q
  • In the Mood for Love
  • West Side Story
  • Love Exposure
  • Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me
  • The Apartment
  • Léon: The Professional
  • American Beauty
  • Almost Famous
  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
  • Apocalypse Now
  • Blade Runner 2049
  • First Man
  • The Talented Mr. Ripley
  • BlacKkKlansman
  • Nightcrawler
  • Lost in Translation
  • Bad Times at the El Royale
  • Logan
  • A Brighter Summer Day
  • Carol
  • The Great Gatsby
  • Synecdoche, New York
  • Miller's Crossing
  • The Gold Rush
  • The Wolf of Wall Street
  • Kill Your Darlings
  • The Prince of Egypt
  • Mulholland Drive
  • The Handmaiden
  • The Miseducation of Cameron Post
  • Professor Marston and the Wonder Women
  • When Harry Met Sally...
  • Audition
  • Chinatown
  • Happiness
  • 12 Angry Men
  • Little Miss Sunshine
  • Lemonade Mouth