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Film Adaptations That Improved on the Books

6 films

It doesn't necessarily mean that they're better than the books, but that there were certain choices made in the adaptations…

  • Dick Johnson Is Dead
  • Thappad
  • Lovers Rock
  • Sound of Metal
  • Kajillionaire

Al Ranks: Top 10 of 2020

10 films

These are the best films I saw in 2020 that are 2020 releases (although one is marked 2019 because of…

  • Eighth Grade
  • Hidden Figures
  • Speed Racer
  • Love, Simon
  • Attack the Block

The Cry List

6 films

These are films that have at one point or another made me cry.

  • For a Good Time, Call...
  • The First Time
  • (500) Days of Summer
  • Flipped
  • Love Actually
  • Before Sunrise
  • Before Sunset
  • Before Midnight
  • Medicine for Melancholy
  • Certified Copy

One Man. One Woman. One City. One Day.

13 films

The name of the list is only so because I like the sound of it, but some films on this…

  • We, the Dead
  • Blissfully Yours

The Title Of The Film First Appears Halfway Through The Film

2 films

I was watching We, The Dead and I was taken aback when the title appeared about halfway through.

And I…

  • And Everything Is Going Fine
  • Ocean's Eleven
  • Sex, Lies, and Videotape
  • Contagion
  • Out of Sight
  • Parasite
  • Atlantics
  • The Farewell
  • The Art of Self-Defense
  • High Flying Bird

Al Ranks: Top 10 of 2019

10 films

This year, I saw a respectable amount of films that were 2019 releases, and of those, there are my favourites.

  • Mistress America
  • Margot at the Wedding
  • Frances Ha
  • The Squid and the Whale
  • The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected)

Al Ranks: Noah Baumbach

11 films

My most to leat favorite Noah Baumbach.

  • Nymphomaniac: Vol. II
  • Melancholia
  • To Each His Own Cinema
  • Nymphomaniac: Vol. I
  • The Five Obstructions

Al Ranks: Lars von Trier

9 films

My most to leat favorite Lars von Trier.

  • The Wackness
  • Y Tu Mamá También
  • The Graduate
  • Adventureland
  • Transamerica

... And Some Have Age Thrust Upon Them

11 films

Some are born of age. Some come of age. Some have age thrust upon them.

  • Dead Man
  • Only Lovers Left Alive
  • Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai
  • Stranger Than Paradise
  • Night on Earth

Al Ranks: Jim Jarmusch

11 films

My favourite to least favourite Jim Jarmusch.