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Oi Conor

50 films

Nothing to see here

  • 3 Bad Men
  • Citizen Kane
  • Fort Apache
  • Frontier Marshal
  • How Green Was My Valley

Physical media 5ever

870 films

Films I own on disc.

Only counting films on Blu-ray/4K UHD plus a small number of significant films on DVD.

  • Gone with the Wind
  • The Wizard of Oz
  • Brief Encounter
  • San Francisco
  • Waterloo Bridge

Bill Collins’ Ten Favourite Movies

20 films

As per his Book of Movies, a charming and idiosyncratic publication from 1977.

Published here for posterity/interest.

#1-10 - Ten…

  • Tea and Sympathy
  • Two Weeks in Another Town
  • The Cobweb
  • Bells Are Ringing
  • Home from the Hill
  • This Land Is Mine
  • The Woman on the Beach
  • The Diary of a Chambermaid
  • Picnic on the Grass
  • La Marseillaise

Another list

48 films

  • Yi Yi
  • Marketa Lazarová
  • Opening Night
  • Army of Shadows
  • And the Ship Sails On

2022 Watchlist

100 films

Combination of list ticking, unwatched kevyip pile and various cinematic interests to explore further.

  • The Great War
  • For Love and Gold
  • An Average Little Man
  • My Friends
  • The New Monsters
  • Fort Apache
  • Meet Me in St. Louis
  • Personal Problems
  • Céline and Julie Go Boating
  • The Tree of Wooden Clogs

TSPDT Poll Top 25

25 films

No order as per list rules - my top 25 films.

Couldn't keep it to 1 film per director (Ford…

  • The Age of the Medici
  • Journey to Italy
  • Viva l'Italia!
  • Cartesius
  • The Flowers of St. Francis

Roberto Rossellini Ranked

17 films

Rossellini ranked - only counting those watched in 2020

  • Fort Apache
  • The Sun Shines Bright
  • My Darling Clementine
  • How Green Was My Valley
  • The Long Gray Line

Ranking John Ford

43 films

Only counting those I’ve watched or re-watched in 2020 - any notable omissions are ones I simply haven’t revisited recently…

  • Fanny and Alexander
  • Through a Glass Darkly
  • Winter Light
  • The Magician
  • The Silence
  • Toni
  • The Rules of the Game
  • French Cancan
  • Joan the Maid I: The Battles
  • Joan the Maid II: The Prisons