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2018 Films Ranked

57 films

Removed Sunset and Non-Fiction, which will be released in 2019.

  • Notorious
  • My Darling Clementine
  • The Big Sleep
  • Canyon Passage
  • A Matter of Life and Death
  • Vertigo
  • In the Mood for Love
  • His Girl Friday
  • The Age of Innocence
  • Trouble in Paradise
  • Lady Windermere's Fan
  • The Breaking Point
  • Come and See
  • A Moment of Innocence
  • Avanti!

Favorite First Views from 2018

12 films

My favorite non-2018 films from a year of bingeing on Filmstruck (w/ occasional jaunts to the Hammer).

  • Paterson
  • Arrival
  • O.J.: Made in America
  • Right Now, Wrong Then
  • Certain Women

20 Favorite Films of 2016

20 films

Pretty much set.

  • The Man Who Wasn't There
  • The Big Lebowski
  • No Country for Old Men
  • Miller's Crossing
  • Inside Llewyn Davis

Coen Brothers' Films Ranked

17 films

Honoring the 20th anniversary of The Big Lebowski, which rose to second on this list after repeated (semi-)viewings. Don't plan…

  • Singin' in the Rain
  • Clash by Night
  • The Golden Coach
  • Rancho Notorious
  • The Lusty Men
  • Out of Sight
  • Flowers of Shanghai
  • Late August, Early September
  • The Big Lebowski
  • Rushmore

1998 Films Ranked

95 films

Since the AV Club is doing it.... (but I'm going with Letterboxd/IMDb-listed year instead of the U.S. release year).

  • The Age of Innocence
  • Short Cuts
  • Schindler's List
  • King of the Hill
  • Carlito's Way

1993 Films Ranked

67 films

Will be updating this list throughout the year as I fill in gaps and revisit films I haven't seen in…

  • Once Upon a Time in the West
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Je T'Aime, Je T'Aime
  • Faces
  • The Party

1968 Films Ranked

35 films

Trying to compile a decent list of 1968 movies on its 50th anniversary; will be updating throughout the year as…

  • In the Mood for Love
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  • Carol
  • Friday Night
  • Mulholland Drive

Top 25 of the 21st Century

25 films

Might as well get in on this action. Didn't follow the one-director-per-film restriction and the list starts with the year…

  • The Umbrellas of Cherbourg
  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
  • Dog Star Man
  • Band of Outsiders
  • Woman in the Dunes

1964 Films Ranked

32 films

The 1960s rule, cinema-wise.