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But Who Shot It? (2019 Edition)

152 films

Best viewed through the "Read Notes" tab.

Not a perfect measure & not a comprehensive, but here's are the rules. I…

  • Change Your Mind
  • Asako I & II
  • Us
  • Her Smell
  • Sorry Angel

2019: The Year In Cinema

23 films

Every film or cinematic work in/of 2019 that I felt worth mentioning or suggesting. Like if I end up doing…

  • Beau Travail
  • I Can't Sleep
  • White Material
  • 35 Shots of Rum
  • Nenette and Boni

Denis the Menis

13 films

  • Batman Returns
  • Aquaman
  • The Dark Knight
  • A History of Violence
  • The Dark Knight Rises

DC to be Hard; DC to be Cold

21 films

All films based primarily on DC Comics and its affiliated characters, ranked in rough order of preference.

  • If Beale Street Could Talk
  • Liz and the Blue Bird
  • Vox Lux
  • Hannah Gadsby: Nanette
  • Dirty Computer

2018: The Year in Cinema

121 films

2018: The Year in Cinema (A Top 25 Countdown) - Yes, I pulled a David Ehrlich.

Every cinematic work I've…

  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi
  • Black Panther
  • The Dark Knight
  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
  • Transformers: Dark of the Moon

Billion Dollar Baby

36 films

Every film to gross over $1 billion worldwide, or soon to, ranked in rough order of preference.

  • Lady Bird
  • Moonlight
  • Phantom Thread
  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • Gravity

Ranking the 10s Best Picture Nominees

79 films

Every Best Picture nominee of the decade (that I've seen), ranked by personal preference.

  • 20th Century Women
  • Certain Women
  • Things to Come
  • Henry Gamble's Birthday Party
  • Moonlight

2016: The Year in Film

150 films

Every film I've seen in/of 2016 - films released in 2016 that I haven't seen prior, and unreleased films seen…

  • Moulin Rouge!
  • Letters from Iwo Jima
  • Lost in Translation
  • Brokeback Mountain
  • The Hours
  • Offside
  • Once
  • Juno
  • Zodiac
  • Bamako

2007: The Year in Film

97 films

Every film I saw released in 2007*, ranked in order of preference.

*For my 10-year-anniversary retrospective, I'm moving gradually through…

  • Marie Antoinette
  • Letters from Iwo Jima
  • The Fountain
  • Sympathy for Lady Vengeance
  • Clean

2006: The Year in Film

51 films

Every film I saw released in 2006, ranked in order of preference.

P.S. By far the best part of having…

  • Caché
  • Brokeback Mountain
  • Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith
  • Howl's Moving Castle
  • The Beat That My Heart Skipped