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A running list of the best films of 2018

18 films

The title says it all, no?

Caveat: I have (as you can imagine) not seen many of the indie films…

  • Paddington 2
  • Mission: Impossible - Fallout
  • Toy Story
  • Ratatouille
  • Inside Out
  • Toy Story 2
  • Up

Pixar, Ranked

20 films

UPDATED, because I have inexplicably not kept this current in the last couple years.

All I will say is that…

  • The Shining
  • Paths of Glory
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
  • Eyes Wide Shut

Kubrick, Ranked

11 films

Inspired by rewatching 2001: A Space Odyssey, I figured why not rank the films of one of the great all-time…

  • The Florida Project
  • Get Out
  • The Lost City of Z
  • Dunkirk
  • Phantom Thread

Best of 2017

20 films

Because I don't have an outlet this year at which to reveal my TRULY SHOCKING picks for the best films…

  • Under the Skin
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Boyhood
  • Blue Ruin
  • The Babadook

Best of 2014

17 films

  • Safety Last!
  • The Passion of Joan of Arc
  • It's Always Fair Weather
  • The King of Comedy
  • Johnny Guitar

New to Me in 2013, ranked

11 films

I think the title explains it all (like Clarissa).

  • 12 Years a Slave
  • Frances Ha
  • The World's End
  • Inside Llewyn Davis
  • The Wolf of Wall Street

Top 25 of 2013

25 films

I've updated this list, now that I've finally caught some of the last big fish of the year. Like Big…

  • Blue Ruin
  • Confession of Murder
  • Ninja: Shadow of a Tear
  • Why Don't You Play in Hell?
  • The Unknown Known

Fantastic Fest 2013, Ranked

25 films

Twenty-six movies, five days, no waiting. But plenty of ranking. And, if I'm being honest, everything except for the last…

  • Raiders of the Lost Ark
  • Jurassic Park
  • Minority Report
  • Catch Me If You Can
  • A.I. Artificial Intelligence

Spielberg, Ranked

25 films

Inspired by watching a movie that cannot apparently be named today, despite it being 20 years old and having an…

  • There Will Be Blood
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  • Pan's Labyrinth
  • Mulholland Drive
  • The Royal Tenenbaums

Best Films of the 2000s

10 films

Because I would rather break my Letterboxd list cherry than respond to the actual Movie Mezzanine article, here's my top…