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  • Fanny & Alexander
  • The Seventh Seal
  • Wild Strawberries
  • Persona

Ingmar Bergman Ranked

6 films

Still need to see: The Virgin Spring, Summer with Monika, Scenes from a Marriage, Shame, Smiles of a Summer Night.

  • Unforgiven
  • Million Dollar Baby
  • Gran Torino
  • Pale Rider
  • American Sniper

Clint Eastwood Ranked

11 films

Still need to see: High Plains Drifter, Invictus, The Outlaw Josey Wales, Flags of Our Fathers

  • The Virgin Spring
  • Fear and Desire
  • Altered States
  • The Wailing
  • Millennium Actress

Currently Watching - Nov 2019

46 films

Running list of currently-available-to-me movies from my watchlist, in order of when I'm planning to watch. Nov-Dec focus is to…

  • Cries and Whispers
  • Wild Strawberries
  • Polytechnique
  • Ponyo
  • Casino

2020 Filmography Challenge

132 films

Filling in as many blind spots as I can in various studio, director, award and genre related filmography lists I've…

  • Almost Famous
  • The Empire Strikes Back
  • Star Wars
  • Interstellar
  • The Matrix

Blank Check Movies Ranked

158 films

Based on the Blank Check Podcast, this is my personal ranking of the movies covered on the podcast. I'd like…

  • The Blue Angel
  • Frankenstein
  • Freaks
  • Duck Soup
  • It Happened One Night

Most Popular or Best Films I Haven't Seen from Every Year

89 films

1930-Present, based on Most Popular or Best Letterboxd rating (my choice). Because very often, Most Popular does not equal Best.

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Singin' in the Rain
  • City Lights
  • Roman Holiday
  • The Great Dictator

Old Movies Ranked

157 films

An "old movie" is anything made prior to the decade in which I was born (the 1970s), so this is…

  • The Godfather
  • The Godfather: Part II
  • Life of Brian
  • Interstellar
  • City Slickers

Essential Films I Can Finally Show My 13-Year-Old

91 films

I keep a list of personal favorite films that I've been waiting to show my boy until he's old enough:…

  • Jaws
  • Apollo 13
  • GoodFellas
  • Fargo
  • Mars Attacks!

Most Watched Directors

35 films

Based on Adam Graff's idea, these are my most-watched directors (minimum 9 films), listing my favorite film from each director.…

  • Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut
  • Superman
  • Conspiracy Theory
  • The Goonies
  • Lethal Weapon

Richard Donner Ranked

12 films

Need to see: Maverick? Timeline? Radio Flyer?...nah, I'm good.

  • Arrival
  • Blade Runner 2049
  • Incendies
  • Enemy
  • Sicario

Denis Villeneuve Ranked

7 films

Need to see: Dune

  • Adventureland
  • Alice in Wonderland
  • Alien
  • Alien: Covenant
  • The Amazing Spider-Man 2