2018

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In 2015 I did a list of 1000 recommended films, TV plays,…

  • The Student of Prague
  • Carmen
  • Civilization
  • A Fool There Was
  • Jane Shore
  • Les vampires
  • The Battle of the Somme
  • Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages
  • Where Are My Children?
  • The Poor Little Rich Girl
  • Hearts of the World
  • The Whispering Chorus
  • Broken Blossoms
  • Different from the Others
  • I Accuse
  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
  • The Golem: How He Came Into the World
  • Way Down East
  • The Affairs of Anatol
  • The Blot

Films by week

Jan Dec
  • 377 Films watched
  • 37.7 Average per month
  • 9 Average per week

Milestones

First Film

A Christmas Carol

Jan 1

Last Film

Holiday

Oct 15

Genres, Countries & Languages

Drama
150 films
Comedy
106 films
Romance
62 films
Documentary
45 films
Thriller
39 films
Crime
34 films
Music
29 films
Western
27 films
Mystery
25 films
Adventure
22 films
USA
186 films
UK
130 films
France
12 films
Canada
8 films
Italy
6 films
Australia
6 films
Ireland
5 films
Spain
4 films
Germany
3 films
Netherlands
3 films
English
369 films
French
18 films
Spanish
13 films
German
6 films
Russian
5 films
Italian
4 films
Hungarian
3 films
Finnish
2 films
Portuguese
2 films

Breakdown

2018 Releases Older

Watches Re-watches

Reviewed Not Reviewed

★★★★★

Ratings spread

Watched 210 Added 445

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The Ox-Bow Incident

★★★★½

#11 in The films of Dana Andrews.

A tight morality play in the Western genre, with complex performances from the whole cast, but especially Dana Andrews (honestly, he's terrific), Francis Ford (heartbreaking in senile babble), and cocky Anthony Quinn as the suspected rustlers.

Jane Darwell shines as a cruel and…

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Highs and Lows

Highest Average

Big Little Lies
Average weighted rating:

4.4

Lowest Average

9/11
Average weighted rating:

1.4

Most Popular

Get Out
Average weighted rating:

4.1

Most Obscure

The Gay Nineties

Films watched in 2018

  • Holiday
  • Living On Soul
  • Festival Express
  • Tower of London
  • Al Capone
  • Grown Ups
  • Sherlock Holmes and the Shadow Watchers
  • Top of the Bill
  • After Death
  • The Last Laugh
  • The 3 Worlds of Gulliver
  • I Am Heath Ledger
  • Ocean's Thirteen
  • Warren Beatty - Mister Hollywood
  • Before Grenfell: A Hidden History
  • Man of the World
  • Trust
  • Desire Me
  • Heller in Pink Tights
  • Ali and Nino
  • The White Bus
  • Every Brilliant Thing
  • Syncopation
  • What Price Hollywood?
  • Bricks!
  • Experiment Perilous
  • The Book of Love
  • Sex, Lies & Love Bites: The Agony Aunt Story
  • This Beautiful Fantastic
  • Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story
  • New Moon
  • Good News
  • Little Nicky
  • Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind
  • Girls About Town
  • The Five-Year Engagement
  • The Gay Nineties
  • The Huggetts Abroad
  • What to Expect When You're Expecting
  • Murder on the Orient Express
  • Trolls
  • Quackerz
  • Murder on the Orient Express
  • British Sitcom: 60 Years of Laughing at Ourselves
  • Vanity Fair
  • Drive
  • A Splinter of Ice
  • Tarnished Lady
  • Bright Lights: Starring Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds
  • Tinker Bell and the Pirate Fairy
  • Whisper of the Heart
  • The Boy with the Topknot
  • Time Lock
  • Picnic at Hanging Rock
  • After Office Hours
  • Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert
  • Aunt Sally
  • Quadrophenia: Can You See the Real Me?
  • Small Soldiers
  • Chato's Land
  • Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
  • The Great Milk Bottle Mystery
  • The Delinquent Season
  • Tom Waits: Tales from a Cracked Jukebox
  • Zis Boom Bah
  • Powder Room
  • Quantez
  • The Royal Family of Broadway
  • The Virtuous Sin
  • Grumpy
  • The Hunger Games
  • Compensation Alice
  • Fits in a Fiddle
  • Counter-Attack
  • The Truth About Lies
  • Louis Theroux: Transgender Kids
  • Beware the Slenderman
  • Three Men and a Cradle
  • Sylvia Plath: Inside the Bell Jar
  • Cruel Intentions
  • Brigsby Bear
  • Gun Fury
  • The Way of All Flesh
  • Ordeal by Innocence
  • The Greatest Showman
  • Election
  • The Beat Beneath My Feet
  • 13 Going on 30
  • The Ghost Camera
  • Massacre
  • Broadway Gondolier
  • Stretch and Bobbito: Radio That Changed Lives
  • Maggie's Plan
  • My Astonishing Self: Gabriel Byrne on George Bernard Shaw
  • Cattle King
  • Hold Your Man
  • Duffy
  • Small Town Blues
  • The World of Suzie Wong
  • Wakefield
  • Things Are Looking Up
  • Chance of a Lifetime
  • Angela Carter: Of Wolves & Women
  • mother!
  • Happy Death Day
  • Whistle Stop
  • Fortune Is a Woman
  • Father's Doing Fine
  • Hang 'em High
  • The Oklahoman
  • Riders of the Rockies
  • Black Mountain Poets
  • The Beguiled
  • The Big Trail
  • The Adventures of Tartu
  • The Ice King
  • Meet Mr Lucifer
  • Two Little Pups
  • My Darling Clementine
  • Up the Front
  • Cross of Iron
  • Bedside
  • The Hallelujah Trail
  • The Who: Tommy Live at The Royal Albert Hall
  • Cloudburst
  • Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again
  • Mildred
  • The Christmas Party
  • Thunder Over the Plains
  • Connecting Rooms
  • Charlie Is My Darling
  • Custer of the West
  • Go Into Your Dance
  • Cat Ballou
  • Frankie & Alice
  • Snatches: Moments from Women's Lives
  • Honeymoon
  • Road
  • Nokia Mobile - We were connecting people
  • Guns for San Sebastian
  • Die Spy Kill Kill
  • Twelve in a Box
  • Jekyll & Hyde: The Musical
  • Zoom
  • Capture the Flag
  • The Woman God Forgot
  • Arizona
  • National Theatre Live: Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
  • 52 Tuesdays
  • Saddle the Wind
  • A Man Called Sledge
  • Fanarchy
  • The Mysterious Mr. Davis
  • Out of the Rubble
  • The Tale
  • Blind
  • Who Killed Nancy?
  • 9/11
  • The Wild Westerners
  • Wombling Free
  • Man Without a Star
  • Private Information
  • 7th Cavalry
  • The Quick and the Dead
  • Beyond Tomorrow
  • Confessions of a Superhero
  • Darcey Bussell's Looking for Audrey
  • Anon
  • Wells Fargo
  • Scarlet Thread
  • The Fall of the Krays
  • The Cariboo Trail
  • Christine
  • Killing Hasselhoff
  • The Unknown Known
  • White Comanche
  • Twice a Judas
  • Hudson and Halls - A Love Story
  • Prisoner of Paradise
  • Grenfell
  • Alice Through the Looking Glass
  • Legally Blonde
  • Meet Sexton Blake
  • The Little Match Seller
  • A Very English Scandal
  • The London Nobody Knows
  • 100 Streets
  • Nothing Like a Dame
  • Cameraperson
  • Pete's Dragon
  • The Sessions
  • Doctor Bull
  • Kenny
  • Check and Double Check
  • Glorifying the American Girl
  • Watch on the Rhine
  • Get a Job
  • Straw Dogs
  • The Queen's Lost Cousin
  • Floods of Fear
  • David Bowie & The Story of Ziggy Stardust
  • King Arthur: Excalibur Rising
  • Non-Stop
  • Ted

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Highly rated films loureviews missed

  • Roma
  • Hannah Gadsby: Nanette
  • Won't You Be My Neighbor?
  • Minding the Gap
  • Eighth Grade
  • John Mulaney: Kid Gorgeous at Radio City
  • Blindspotting
  • Shoplifters

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