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Hirokazu Kore-eda Ranked

10 films

One of the best directors working today and here

  • Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood
  • Parasite
  • Little Women
  • Marriage Story
  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire

The Best of 2019

30 films

What a year!

Check out here if you wish to see my end of year awards.

  • The Master
  • The Tree of Life
  • Moonlight
  • The Social Network
  • Carol

My Top 25 of the 2010's

25 films

It was an up and down decade but with the likes of Mexican maestros Cuarón and Iñárritu on fire, Dennis…

  • The Departed
  • The Aviator
  • Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood
  • Catch Me If You Can
  • The Wolf of Wall Street

Actors - Leonardo DiCaprio

10 films

I have a love-hate relationship with Leo- what he does good her does very good, but he lacks the all-round…

  • GoodFellas
  • The Silence of the Lambs
  • Unforgiven
  • Husbands and Wives
  • A Few Good Men

Best Supporting Performances of the 1990's

20 films

My personal choices for the best supporting performances of the period 1990-1999. Actors in notes. Write up here

  • The Silence of the Lambs
  • Chaplin
  • Naked
  • Léon: The Professional
  • The Shawshank Redemption

Best Leading Performances of the 1990's

16 films

My personal choices for the best leading performances of the period 1990-1999. Actors in notes. Write up here

  • First Man
  • Avengers: Infinity War
  • Sweet Country
  • Shoplifters
  • A Star Is Born

The Best of 2018

24 films

The final* ranking for the films of 2018. I'm going with wide releases so some '2017' slot in here and…

  • Iron Man
  • Avengers: Infinity War
  • Guardians of the Galaxy
  • Captain America: The Winter Soldier
  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

MCU Ranked

21 films

Post Captain Marvel and pre Endgame. I've ordered them here but some are pretty rough. I've used a tiered approach…

  • Almost Famous
  • You Can Count on Me
  • Gladiator
  • Sexy Beast
  • Adaptation.

Best Supporting Performances of the 2000's

22 films

My personal choices for the best supporting performances of the period 2000-2009 in chronological order. Actors in notes.

Write up

  • The Tree of Life
  • The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford
  • Twelve Monkeys
  • Moneyball
  • Fight Club

Actors - Brad Pitt

10 films

Brad Pitt is one of my personal favourites and in my view, one of the more underrated talents of recent…

  • Requiem for a Dream
  • American Psycho
  • Chopper
  • Cast Away
  • The Royal Tenenbaums

Best Leading Performances of the 2000's

21 films

My personal choices for the best leading performances of the period 2000-2009. Actors in notes. Write up here

  • The Godfather: Part II
  • Dog Day Afternoon
  • The Godfather
  • Serpico
  • Heat

Actors - Al Pacino

10 films

One of the all time greats, Pacino's output in the 1970's remains one of the best ever runs of acting.…