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1990s Top 20

22 films

My 10 favorite films from the 1990s

  • East River
  • Green
  • Detonator
  • Wild Canaries
  • Dutch Kills

Film Fest Watchings

51 films

Films that I've seen at film fests (or that played at fests I was at and I saw later in…

  • Adventures in Babysitting
  • Ferris Bueller's Day Off
  • Love Jones
  • Thief
  • About Last Night...
  • Two Lovers
  • My Own Private Idaho
  • Hurlyburly
  • Magnolia
  • Smiley Face

My favorite film performances

27 films

1. Joaquin Phoenix, Two Lovers 2. River Phoenix, My Own Private Idaho 3. Sean Penn, Hurlyburly 4. Tom Cruise, Magnolia…

  • Johnny Suede
  • Surviving Desire
  • Band of Outsiders
  • Ali
  • Rocky IV
  • The Thing Called Love
  • Johnny Suede
  • The Piano
  • Mo' Better Blues
  • Eddie and the Cruisers

Movies About Music: Eddie Lives

21 films

My favorite movies about music.

  • Wedgerino
  • Skippers
  • Limited Time Offer Act Now
  • Park Avenue: Money, Power & The American Dream
  • The Last Five Years
  • Magnolia
  • Born on the Fourth of July
  • Collateral
  • Vanilla Sky
  • Eyes Wide Shut

Top 10 Cruise Performances

10 films

The best performance by Tom Cruise. Had to leave out a few bangers, too.

  • The Social Network
  • Boyhood
  • Moonlight
  • Gone Girl
  • Free Solo

2010s Top 10

13 films

My 10 favorite film of the 2010s.

  • My Own Private Idaho
  • The Thing Called Love
  • Dogfight
  • Stand by Me
  • Running on Empty
  • Barry Lyndon
  • Days of Heaven
  • The Deer Hunter
  • McCabe & Mrs. Miller
  • Apocalypse Now

1970s Top 10

10 films

My 10 favorite films of the 1970s.

  • The Graduate
  • Breathless
  • The Wild Bunch
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Easy Rider

1960s Top 10

11 films

My favorite films of the 1960s.