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  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

My List Directory

1 film

This list is designed to easily sort my lists and make them easy to find.


These lists,…

  • Napoleon
  • From What is Before
  • Hoop Dreams
  • La Dolce Vita
  • Once Upon a Time in the West
  • Parasite
  • Stalker
  • Chungking Express
  • Burning

Directors League

90 films

Basically, every director who I've seen 5+ films by is ranked here according to the mean average rating I've given…

  • Dante's Inferno
  • From the Manger to the Cross
  • Twilight of a Woman's Soul
  • Cabiria
  • The Birth of a Nation

My Favourite Film Per Year (1911 - present)

110 films

This is my #1 film of every year since 1911, in reverse chronological order. I've used the dates on IMDb…

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Persona
  • Night of the Living Dead
  • Once Upon a Time in the West
  • The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Top Films of the 1960s

40 films

My top 40 films from 1960 - 1969.

  • Pan's Labyrinth
  • The Lives of Others
  • Children of Men
  • United 93
  • The Departed

2006 Top 20

20 films

My top 20 films of 2006. I made this list based on the dates on IMDb (which are virtually identical…

  • Fish Tank
  • The Social Network
  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
  • Inception
  • The Arbor

2010 Ranked Best to Worst (UK Releases / US Releases / Premieres)

67 films

A ranking of all the movies from 2010 that I've seen. I've made this list as broad as possible as…

  • (500) Days of Summer
  • 21 Grams
  • 35 Shots of Rum
  • The 39 Steps
  • 3:10 to Yuma

Films You Have Recommended to Me

313 films

Hey fellow letterboxders! Plenty of you have recommended me films in various comment sections over time so I run this…

  • Stalker
  • Bacurau
  • Possession
  • Solaris
  • Blue Velvet

High Art Genre Movies

305 films

Movies made by auteur directors with a very arthouse sensibility, that happen to be genre movies (e.g. horror films, heist…

  • Duck, You Sucker
  • The Wind That Shakes the Barley
  • Napoleon
  • October (Ten Days that Shook the World)
  • Battleship Potemkin


39 films

The revolution is not a social dinner, a literary event, a drawing or an embroidery; it cannot be done with...…

  • As I Was Moving Ahead Occasionally I Saw Brief Glimpses of Beauty
  • Shoah
  • A Brighter Summer Day
  • O.J.: Made in America
  • Satantango

For When You Have No Plans: Super Long Movies (4+ hrs)

110 films

I recently wrote an article about long films, so here is a list of every film over 4* hours in…

  • Satantango
  • First Reformed
  • mother!
  • Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom
  • Werckmeister Harmonies

The World is Hell: Hopeless Cinema

924 films

Pessimistic worldviews. For when you want to wallow in despair.

It doesn't matter if we all die.

Suggestions welcome.