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  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
  • To Be or Not to Be
  • Some Like It Hot
  • The Favourite
  • Parasite

favorite comedies

15 films

a friend of mine said she only felt like watching comedies these days so i thought i'd make my recommendations…

  • Close-Up
  • Metropolis
  • Seven Samurai
  • Certified Copy
  • The Rules of the Game

"foreign" films

66 films

or as the baftas would say, films not in the english language i guess

  • Ash Is Purest White
  • Parasite
  • Homecoming: A Film by Beyoncé
  • High Flying Bird
  • John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum

2019 movies

18 films

my ranking of the 2019 films i've seen

  • Grand Illusion
  • The Rules of the Game
  • Le Corbeau
  • Beauty and the Beast
  • The Wages of Fear

french films syllabus

21 films

movies i would show if i were teaching a film on french cinema, which i'm not, thankfully

this isn't meant…

  • Diabolique
  • Hiroshima Mon Amour
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Network
  • The Age of Innocence

new to me in 2017

14 films

my favorite non-2017 movies i've watched this past year

  • Selma
  • Things We Lost in the Fire
  • Beau Travail
  • Somewhere
  • By the Sea

Directed by women

110 films

  • The English Patient
  • Princess Mononoke
  • Kirikou and the Sorceress
  • Fight Club
  • Billy Elliot
  • Don's Plum
  • Savages
  • Joyride
  • Cassandra's Dream
  • Celebrity
  • O.J.: Made in America
  • Arrival
  • The Handmaiden
  • Elle
  • Carol
  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • The Look of Silence
  • Listen to Me Marlon
  • Phoenix
  • Mustang