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The Unwatched Heap (Physical Edition)

791 films

All the physical media I have I ain't watched. Yes, this is embarrasing, both in size and in failure to…

  • Triangle of Sadness
  • Earwig
  • After Yang
  • Descendant
  • Resurrection

2022 Skandies To Watch

44 films

Roughly in priority. Obviously will not get through all of these. Feel free to campaign for any omissions.

  • Last Hurrah for Chivalry
  • Hero
  • The Emperor and the Assassin
  • The Myth
  • Red Cliff

Martial Arts/Wuxia Historical Viewing Project

25 films

So I had this idea to watch a bunch of my backlog of martial arts films in chronological order of…

  • Jake
  • Seconds
  • The Face of Another
  • The Imposter
  • Alps

You've Been Replaced! Substitute Cinema

37 films

I made a film about a guy who gets replaced in the role of his life by an actor, and…

  • 10 Items or Less
  • After Life
  • After the Storm
  • To the Sea
  • April Story

Gentle Cinema

81 films

Pleasant people doing pleasant things and there's not much drama and you just kind of feel lovely about the world.…

  • Fear and Desire
  • Kinetta
  • My Best Friend
  • Static
  • Fear, Anxiety & Depression

Debut Features To Console Aspiring Filmmakers

33 films

Whether your tastes run to CITIZEN KANE and BREATHLESS or to RAW and HEREDITARY (or insert hundreds of others here),…

  • All White in Barking
  • Brick Lane
  • Notting Hill
  • Made in Dagenham
  • Gravesend

Titling your film after a British place name that means nothing to the rest of the world

8 films

Paddington does not count because he's already known and beloved.

  • Barbarian
  • Bodies Bodies Bodies
  • Fall
  • Something in the Dirt
  • Vesper

Terror-Fi Film Festival 2022

14 films

New Zealand's leading genre festival returns to Wellington, Auckland and Christchurch!

Full details for the screenings here.

  • Faults
  • The Brotherhood of Satan
  • Midnight Special
  • The Invitation
  • Kill List

Cult films

43 films

And adjacent. Suggestions welcomed, assuming you understand that these are films about cults lol

  • Pulse
  • All About Lily Chou-Chou
  • Demonlover
  • Hard Candy

Because The Internet: A 21st Century Social History

33 films


Not trying to include…

  • Possessor
  • Report to the Commissioner
  • Ogroff
  • Messiah of Evil
  • Cemetery Man

Films I gotta own

6 films

Will this list quell my urge to buy random Blus or fuel my urge? Time will tell!

  • 20th Century Women
  • About Time
  • Alice in the Cities
  • All the Real Girls
  • Amélie

Gentle Cinema 2: Crowdsourced Edition

131 films

Hi all, So my list of Gentle Cinema went off something fierce. I had something very specific in mind, but…