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Favorite of each year, 1920-present

99 films

Thought I might as well put this somewhere, it's just the top ranked movie from each year on the various…

  • The French Connection
  • Gandhi
  • Stalag 17
  • Coming Home
  • Lincoln

All Oscar-winning male lead performances, ranked

91 films

This is a ranking of the performances that won the Academy Award for Best Actor, excluding the sole winner ('The…

  • The Apartment
  • The Best Years of Our Lives
  • Casablanca
  • Annie Hall
  • All Quiet on the Western Front

Every Oscar winner for Best Picture, ranked

90 films

I made the bulk of this list during the time I was actually engaged in the project of seeing these…

  • The Last Picture Show
  • Melvin and Howard
  • The Piano
  • A Streetcar Named Desire
  • 12 Years a Slave

All Oscar-winning female supporting performances, ranked

82 films

(At last, the last one of these! As usual, this is just an illustrated Letterboxd version of this blog post;…

  • All About Eve
  • The Last Picture Show
  • Adaptation.
  • The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
  • The Best Years of Our Lives

All Oscar-winning male supporting performances, ranked

82 films

The Supporting Actor and Actress Academy Awards were added to the roster of competitive categories starting with the ninth ceremony…

  • Coal Miner's Daughter
  • Room at the Top
  • Annie Hall
  • To Each His Own
  • Darling

All Oscar-winning female lead performances, ranked

93 films

Fancy version of a portion of this blog post which also has some commentary about the nature of a lot…

  • The T.A.M.I. Show
  • The Trial
  • Bad Girl
  • The Last Command
  • The Private Life of Henry VIII

Favorite discoveries made during the current decade

11 films

All five-star films I've seen for the first time since 2010, excluding actual new movies (because those ratings are of…

  • Frankenstein

All you've got to do is ask

1 film

Hit me with your questions (on any topic, why not) and I'll do my best to answer so long as…

  • Oliver!
  • Requiem for a Dream
  • Casino
  • Only God Forgives

I Will Never Sit Through This Nonsense Again

4 films

Every once in a while something comes along that I have to solemnly swear not to put myself through again.…