My Extensive, Comprehensive, Favourites List

A personal project to list all of my favourite films, as I remember or revisit them. From timeless classics to questionable garbage this is a completely personal list. These are not just the films that I rate highly but those that I could watch over and over. In chronological order.

  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
  • Häxan
  • Metropolis
  • The Lodger: A Story of the London Fog
  • M
  • Murders in the Rue Morgue
  • It Happened One Night
  • The 39 Steps
  • A Star Is Born
  • The Major and the Minor
  • Heaven Can Wait
  • Dead of Night
  • Leave Her to Heaven
  • Mildred Pierce
  • Gilda
  • Brighton Rock
  • The Third Man
  • Night and the City
  • Singin' in the Rain
  • Summer with Monika
  • The Belles of St. Trinian's
  • Dial M for Murder
  • A Star Is Born
  • Diabolique
  • The Bad Seed
  • Village of the Damned
  • Eyes Without a Face
  • Saturday Night and Sunday Morning
  • School for Scoundrels
  • Psycho
  • A Taste of Honey
  • The Innocents
  • West Side Story
  • Carnival of Souls
  • Don't Talk to Strange Men
  • The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner
  • Billy Liar
  • The Birds
  • The Leather Boys
  • The Umbrellas of Cherbourg
  • Strait-Jacket
  • Marnie
  • The Earth Dies Screaming
  • Seance on a Wet Afternoon
  • Bunny Lake Is Missing
  • Darling
  • King of Hearts
  • Persona
  • Daisies
  • The Plague of the Zombies
  • Blow-Up
  • Seconds
  • Privilege
  • Bedazzled
  • Poor Cow
  • Half a Sixpence
  • The Fearless Vampire Killers
  • Belle de Jour
  • To Sir, with Love
  • The Bride Wore Black
  • Twisted Nerve
  • The Devil Rides Out
  • Here We Go Round the Mulberry Bush
  • Kuroneko
  • Single Room Furnished
  • Curse of the Crimson Altar
  • Midnight Cowboy
  • Beyond the Valley of the Dolls
  • The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer
  • Spring and Port Wine
  • And Soon the Darkness
  • The Bird with the Crystal Plumage
  • Valerie and Her Week of Wonders
  • Harold and Maude
  • Fright
  • The Devils
  • The Cat o' Nine Tails
  • Bedknobs and Broomsticks
  • The House That Dripped Blood
  • Tales from the Crypt
  • Who Saw Her Die?
  • Tombs of the Blind Dead
  • The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant
  • Morgiana
  • Don't Torture a Duckling
  • The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie
  • Asylum
  • Psychomania
  • Don't Look Now
  • The Vault of Horror
  • Torso
  • Nothing But the Night
  • Lady Snowblood
  • Celine and Julie Go Boating
  • Going Places
  • Chinatown
  • What Have They Done to Your Daughters?
  • Phantom of the Paradise
  • The Rocky Horror Picture Show
  • Picnic at Hanging Rock