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A Top 100 of the 2010s

100 films

My personal top 100 films that premiered in the 2010s as of February 1, 2020, originally published on my personal…

  • Tentacles
  • Lost Highway
  • Ennui Ennui
  • The Wicker Man
  • Dirty Grandpa

The Film Comment Podcast Last Films

270 films

The films named in the final segment of The Film Comment Podcast, where, in the spirit of the magazine's "Last…

  • Passion
  • Barbara
  • Frances Ha
  • Beyond the Hills
  • You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet

The Cinephiliacs Special Episodes

221 films

The films highlighted on the special episodes (film festivals, end-of-year, etc.) of The Cinephiliacs. (For the main film on each…

  • The Iceman Cometh
  • Roujin Z
  • Egon Schiele: Excess and Punishment
  • For the Moment
  • My Favorite Season

Delayed Releases

471 films

The films since 1998 that were released commercially in New York more than two years after their initial premiere (per…

  • On the Beach at Night Alone
  • The Work
  • Faces Places
  • Princess Cyd
  • Good Time


94 films

The films I have seen that were commercially released in New York City in 2017.

  • Le Grand Amour
  • Portrait of Jason
  • Zero Dark Thirty
  • Jackie Brown
  • Side Effects

The Cinephiliacs Establishing Shots

99 films

The films discussed by Peter Labuza in the opening section, "Establishing Shots", of The Cinephiliacs podcast, typically a film he…

  • Marty
  • Rififi
  • Rosetta
  • The Straight Story
  • Pelle the Conqueror

Palme Thursday

69 films

The Palme d'Or-winning films discussed in A.A. Dowd's feature on the A.V. Club and (when applicable) Dowd's alternate pick for…

  • Silence
  • Manchester by the Sea
  • Cameraperson
  • Toni Erdmann
  • My Golden Days


117 films

The films I have seen that were commercially released in New York City in 2016.

  • Carol
  • Phoenix
  • Mistress America
  • The Forbidden Room
  • Mad Max: Fury Road


66 films

The films I have seen that were commercially released in New York City in 2015.

  • Boogie Nights
  • Nowhere to Hide
  • Double Indemnity
  • Good Will Hunting
  • Shock Corridor

Scenic Routes

178 films

The films and scenes discussed in Mike D'Angelo's feature on the A.V. Club, where he "looks at key scenes, explaining…

  • A Brighter Summer Day
  • Chungking Express
  • Trust
  • Wavelength
  • Manhunter

2016 First Watches

320 films

My ranked first watches in 2016.

Renewed Appreciation: The Social Network, Casablanca, True Grit, Easy Rider, Pina, Unknown, Mission: Impossible,…

  • Mulholland Drive
  • Eraserhead
  • Close-Up
  • Yi Yi
  • Paris, Texas

A Declaration of Love (Ascetic Cut)

63 films

My former (as of December 18, 2016) ranked all-time favorites.