Jonathan Rosenbaum's 1000 Essential Films

The not on Letterboxd films:

The Vulture (Yosha, 1981)
Fellow Traveler (Kiarostami, 1983)
The Man Who Envied Women (Rainer, 1985)
Joan Does Dynasty (Braderman, 1986)
A Western (Dunphy, 1987)
Forevermore: Biography of a Leach Lord (Saks, 1989)
The Machine that Killed Bad People (Fagin, 1990)
One Hour (Frank, 1990)
The Famine Within (Gilday, 1991)
Suicide (Bordowitz, 1996)
Blue Moon (Cheng, 1997)
Circle's Short Circuit (Stracke, 1998)

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  • The Arrival of a Train at La Ciotat
  • Workers Leaving the Lumière Factory
  • Tunneling the English Channel
  • A Corner in Wheat
  • The Musketeers of Pig Alley
  • The Avenging Conscience: or 'Thou Shalt Not Kill'
  • Child of the Big City
  • L'Enfant de Paris
  • The Wishing Ring: An Idyll of Old England
  • Les vampires
  • Burlesque on Carmen
  • Intolerance
  • Judex
  • One A.M.
  • Tih Minh
  • Barrabas
  • Broken Blossoms
  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
  • The Oyster Princess
  • True Heart Susie
  • The Last of the Mohicans
  • The Parson's Widow
  • The Doll
  • Cops
  • Destiny
  • The Kid
  • Nanook of the North
  • Dr. Mabuse, the Gambler
  • Foolish Wives
  • Nosferatu
  • Orphans of the Storm
  • Crime and Punishment
  • The Smiling Madame Beudet
  • The Covered Wagon
  • Three Ages
  • Ballet Mécanique
  • Greed
  • L'Inhumaine
  • The Last Laugh
  • Michael
  • Die Nibelungen: Siegfried
  • At 3:25
  • Peter Pan
  • Sherlock, Jr.
  • Strike
  • The Thief of Bagdad
  • The Big Parade
  • Chess Fever
  • The Gold Rush
  • Master of the House
  • The Merry Widow
  • Metropolis
  • Battleship Potemkin
  • Seven Chances
  • Tartuffe
  • By the Law
  • Faust
  • Fig Leaves
  • Moana
  • Mother
  • A Page of Madness
  • The Italian Straw Hat
  • Charleston Parade
  • The General
  • The Three-Sided Mirror
  • It
  • October (Ten Days that Shook the World)
  • The Ring
  • 7th Heaven
  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
  • L'argent
  • The Cameraman
  • Un chien andalou
  • The Fall of the House of Usher
  • The Crowd
  • The Docks of New York
  • Leave 'Em Laughing
  • The Passion of Joan of Arc
  • The Little Match Girl
  • Queen Kelly
  • Spies
  • Two Tars
  • Arsenal
  • Black and Tan
  • Blackmail
  • Dynamite
  • The General Line
  • Hallelujah
  • Lonesome
  • The Love Parade
  • Man with a Movie Camera
  • The New Babylon
  • Thunderbolt
  • L'Âge d'Or
  • All Quiet on the Western Front
  • The Blue Angel
  • Earth
  • Her Man
  • Laughter
  • Monte Carlo