1 pick per year

If I was stuck in an island with no LTE 4G coverage, but owned a solar-powered Blu-Ray player that because of local cloudy conditions could only summon enough power to run a single movie each year ... These would be my picks to keep me daydreaming during the next 364 days of anthill watching.

1 = 2001
2 = 2002
3 = 2003

... You get the gist

  • La Ciénaga

    1

  • Irreversible

    2

  • Lost in Translation

    3

  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

    4

  • The Constant Gardener

    5

  • Perfume: The Story of a Murderer

    6

  • There Will Be Blood

    7

  • The Hurt Locker

    8

  • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

    9

  • Inception

    10

  • Drive

    11

  • Berberian Sound Studio

    12

  • All Is Lost

    13

  • Whiplash

    14

  • The Revenant

    15

  • Arrival

    16

  • Blade Runner 2049

    17

  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

    18

  • Capernaum

    19

  • Uncut Gems

    20