100 personal favorites.

Exactly what it says on the tin, no particular order. Subject to some fiddling, but feel free to roast me for my taste in movies at any time regardless.

  • Phantom of the Paradise

    1

  • Punch-Drunk Love

    2

  • Brazil

    3

  • Sympathy for Lady Vengeance

    4

  • Amadeus

    5

  • Spirited Away

    6

  • The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou

    7

  • A Cure for Wellness

    8

  • School of Rock

    9

  • Toni Erdmann

    10

  • Ran

    11

  • Take Shelter

    12

  • The Pianist

    13

  • The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

    14

  • In Bruges

    15

  • Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

    16

  • A Matter of Life and Death

    17

  • Mother

    18

  • The Hateful Eight

    19

  • Mulholland Drive

    20

  • True Grit

    21

  • Ping Pong

    22

  • The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

    23

  • Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

    24

  • Blue Velvet

    25

  • The Master

    26

  • The King of Comedy

    27

  • Nashville

    28

  • A Grand Day Out

    29

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

    30

  • Apocalypse Now

    31

  • Django Unchained

    32

  • The Conversation

    33

  • Taxi Driver

    34

  • The Godfather

    35

  • Whiplash

    36

  • Metropolis

    37

  • Amour

    38

  • Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

    39

  • The Wailing

    40

  • The Thing

    41

  • Who Framed Roger Rabbit

    42

  • Bedknobs and Broomsticks

    43

  • 45 Years

    44

  • Filth

    45

  • Blade Runner

    46

  • Zodiac

    47

  • The Host

    48

  • Hellboy II: The Golden Army

    49

  • The Producers

    50

  • Fargo

    51

  • The Grand Budapest Hotel

    52

  • Monsters, Inc.

    53

  • The Escapist

    54

  • The Foot Fist Way

    55

  • The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford

    56

  • Chinatown

    57

  • A Prairie Home Companion

    58

  • Stranger Than Fiction

    59

  • The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

    60

  • Moonlight

    61

  • Hot Fuzz

    62

  • There Will Be Blood

    63

  • Alien

    64

  • No Country for Old Men

    65

  • The Silence of the Lambs

    66

  • Waikiki Brothers

    67

  • Jennifer's Body

    68

  • Lamb

    69

  • Only God Forgives

    70

  • Casablanca

    71

  • Pan's Labyrinth

    72

  • Spider-Man 2

    73

  • The Fisher King

    74

  • Animal Kingdom

    75

  • In the Loop

    76

  • Tropic Thunder

    77

  • The Prince of Egypt

    78

  • Bone Tomahawk

    79

  • Where the Wild Things Are

    80

  • Men in Black

    81

  • The Magnificent Ambersons

    82

  • The Long Goodbye

    83

  • The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

    84

  • Monty Python and the Holy Grail

    85

  • Unforgiven

    86

  • Elf

    87

  • Lawrence of Arabia

    88

  • The Fastest Guitar Alive

    89

  • The Incredibles

    90

  • The Deer Hunter

    91

  • Attack the Block

    92

  • District 9

    93

  • The Legend of 1900

    94

  • TRON: Legacy

    95

  • The Chorus

    96

  • Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels

    97

  • The Mummy

    98

  • Stardust

    99

  • Watchmen

    100