2020 First Time Faves

Must have been released at least 5 years prior and rated “very good” or higher. Ranked by the poster’s approximation to 2020/ordered into small juxtapositions to the same end

  • Safe

    1

  • Fail Safe

    2

  • True Stories

    3

  • Prince of Darkness

    4

  • Stalker

    5

  • Eyes Without a Face

    6

  • Black Sunday

    7

  • Groundhog Day

    8

  • Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce 1080 Bruxelles

    9

  • Mad Max

    10

  • Bad Boys II

    11

  • Five Element Ninjas

    12

  • Escape from New York

    13

  • Southland Tales

    14

  • The Long Day Closes

    15

  • Mirror

    16

  • Dawn of the Dead

    17

  • Wanda

    18

  • Meek's Cutoff

    19

  • Carrie

    20

  • Dragon Inn

    21

  • Legend of the Mountain

    22

  • Out 1

    23

  • Catch Me If You Can

    24

  • The Last Laugh

    25

  • Audition

    26

  • Rosemary's Baby

    27

  • Gallipoli

    28

  • At Land

    29

  • The Double Life of Véronique

    30

  • Days of Heaven

    31

  • Dust in the Wind

    32

  • Repo Man

    33

  • Purple Rain

    34

  • Picnic at Hanging Rock

    35

  • Do the Right Thing

    36

  • Tetsuo: The Iron Man

    37

  • Wittgenstein

    38

  • Cat People

    39

  • Yi Yi

    40

  • How It Feels to Be Run Over

    41

  • Birth

    42

  • Roar

    43

  • The Saragossa Manuscript

    44

  • Stop Making Sense

    45

  • Daisies

    46

  • Close-Up

    47

  • Terrorizers

    48

  • The River

    49

  • The Bride of Frankenstein

    50

  • Ritual in Transfigured Time

    51

  • Starman

    52

  • A Matter of Life and Death

    53

  • The Story of the Last Chrysanthemum

    54

  • 3 Women

    55

  • All the Colors of the Dark

    56

  • Blue Velvet

    57

  • Trans-Europ-Express

    58

  • Dracula

    59

  • Woman in the Dunes

    60

  • 2046

    61

  • California Split

    62