Criterion 2017 releases, ranked

These are ranked by the quality of the film, not the release. Will be a work in progress throughout the year.

  • Before Sunset

    1

  • Stalker

    2

  • Ugetsu

    3

  • Before Sunrise

    4

  • Blow-Up

    5

  • Taipei Story

    6

  • Rome, Open City

    7

  • The Umbrellas of Cherbourg

    8

  • The Piano Teacher

    9

  • Germany Year Zero

    10

  • L’argent

    11

  • Being There

    12

  • Rebecca

    13

  • Dheepan

    14

  • Black Girl

    15

  • Lost in America

    16

  • His Girl Friday

    17

  • Sid & Nancy

    18

  • Cameraperson

    19

  • Fox and His Friends

    20

  • Le Samouraï

    21

  • Barry Lyndon

    22

  • Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce 1080 Bruxelles

    23

  • Good Morning

    24

  • Insiang

    25

  • Marius

    26

  • Ghost World

    27

  • Limite

    28

  • Election

    29

  • Monterey Pop

    30

  • Jimi Plays Monterey

    31

  • Shake! Otis at Monterey

    32

  • Poison

    33

  • The Wagoner

    34

  • Canoa: A Shameful Memory

    35

  • Mildred Pierce

    36

  • The Breaking Point

    37

  • Othello

    38

  • Straw Dogs

    39

  • The Young Girls of Rochefort

    40

  • Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown

    41

  • 45 Years

    42

  • Paisan

    43

  • Rumble Fish

    44

  • Tokyo Olympiad

    45

  • Before Midnight

    46

  • Meantime

    47

  • Tampopo

    48

  • Woman of the Year

    49

  • Certain Women

    50

  • Hopscotch

    51

  • Personal Shopper

    52

  • Fanny

    53

  • Vampyr

    54

  • David Lynch: The Art Life

    55

  • Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me

    56

  • The Lodger: A Story of the London Fog

    57

  • They Live by Night

    58

  • Festival

    59

  • Buena Vista Social Club

    60

  • Something Wild

    61

  • Multiple Maniacs

    62

  • Mysterious Object at Noon

    63

  • Law of the Border

    64

  • The Front Page

    65

  • The Tree of Wooden Clogs

    66

  • The Lure

    67

  • Downhill

    68

  • Olympia Part One: Festival of the Nations

    69

  • Olympia Part Two: Festival of Beauty

    70

  • The Philadelphia Story

    71

  • Desert Hearts

    72

  • Jabberwocky

    73

  • General Idi Amin Dada

    74