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Steven Spielberg: Best To Not Best

23 films

I thought I'd seen the majority of Steven Spielberg's cinematic output until I took a closer look at his filmography.…

  • Toy Story
  • WALL·E
  • The Incredibles
  • Up
  • Monsters, Inc.

Pixar: Best To Not Best

17 films

I've been a Pixar nut ever since I first saw Toy Story in the theater when I was 10 years…

  • Alien
  • The Martian
  • Black Hawk Down
  • Black Rain
  • Exodus: Gods and Kings

Ridley Scott: Best To Not Best

15 films

At the request of my pal Tony, here's how I'd rank what I've seen of Ridley Scott's filmography. Despite the…

  • Metropolis
  • All Quiet on the Western Front
  • Modern Times
  • The Adventures of Robin Hood
  • Gone with the Wind

Wall Of Shame

47 films

Everyone has them. Glaring holes in his/her movie-viewing repertoire. This is a list of movies that, by all rights, I…

  • Room
  • The Lobster
  • Green Room
  • De Palma
  • The Spectacular Now

A24: Best To Not Best

22 films

I've been seeing A24's logo in front of more and more interesting movies lately, so I thought I'd rank the…

  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
  • Life
  • Kong: Skull Island
  • John Wick: Chapter 2
  • Live by Night

Movies With Kurt

107 films

My father and I don't have a lot in common. We don't bond over his interests (sports, hunting, etc.) or…

  • Absolute Power
  • Ride the High Country
  • Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
  • Get Carter
  • The Killers

Clearing The DVR

39 films

This list will hopefully chronicle my attempt to clear out my over-stuffed DVR. Over the coming weeks and months I'm…

  • Hidden Figures
  • Live by Night
  • Split
  • xXx: Return of Xander Cage
  • Silence

2017 So Far

24 films

A chronological list of the 2017 releases I've seen for scientific purposes.

For the sake of determining if certain films…

  • Baskin
  • The Childhood of a Leader
  • Evolution
  • The Girl with All the Gifts
  • Hard Target 2

Films I Missed In 2016

27 films

These are films which I wanted to see in 2016, but missed out on for whatever reason. This list will…

  • 47 Meters Down
  • Aftermath
  • American Assassin
  • Another Evil
  • The Assignment

In Anticipation Of 2017

86 films

These are films which I will go out of my way to see in the theater (where applicable) in 2017.…

  • Spider-Man 2
  • Captain America: The Winter Soldier
  • Captain America: Civil War
  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
  • The Avengers

Marvel: Best To Not Best

48 films

I've always been more of a Marvel guy than a DC guy and there are a lot more Marvel Comics…

  • 6 Days to Air: The Making of South Park
  • A Band Called Death
  • Amanda Knox
  • American Grindhouse
  • American: The Bill Hicks Story

Documentaries I've Seen

89 films

A friend recently asked me to recommend some documentaries for her to watch and I sat there in a stupor…