A Life in Film

David Wheeler David Wheeler’s all-time stats

3,176 Films

5,485 Hours

1,902 Directors

100 Countries

Top films

By release year

1894 2021
1894 2021

Highest rated decades

1950s
Tokyo Story
Seven Samurai
Sweet Smell of Success
Limelight
The Night of the Hunter
Ikiru
The 400 Blows
Some Like It Hot
Throne of Blood
Sansho the Bailiff
Bloody Spear at Mount Fuji
Le Notti Bianche
North by Northwest
Nights of Cabiria
Suddenly, Last Summer
Kanal
The Idiot
Journey to Italy
Paths of Glory
The Searchers
1940s
Gaslight
Notorious
Casablanca
Brief Encounter
Late Spring
The Philadelphia Story
Women of the Night
It's a Wonderful Life
The Shop Around the Corner
The Red Shoes
Mildred Pierce
The Big Sleep
Meshes of the Afternoon
Oliver Twist
Bicycle Thieves
The Third Man
To Be or Not to Be
The Love of the Actress Sumako
Utamaro and His Five Women
Citizen Kane
1930s
Only Angels Have Wings
City Lights
Modern Times
Holiday
The Story of the Last Chrysanthemum
Make Way for Tomorrow
Bringing Up Baby
Stagecoach
Frankenstein
The Scarlet Empress
M
Shanghai Express
Sisters of the Gion
The Water Magician
The Lady Vanishes
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
King Kong
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
The Wizard of Oz
Dracula

Featured lists

Genres, countries & languages

Drama
1,510 films
Comedy
814 films
Action
717 films
Adventure
640 films
Thriller
635 films
Fantasy
459 films
Animation
431 films
Sci Fi
430 films
Horror
420 films
Romance
400 films
USA
2,028 films
UK
420 films
Japan
386 films
France
308 films
Germany
170 films
Canada
149 films
Italy
90 films
China
85 films
South Korea
71 films
Australia
64 films
English
2,424 films
Japanese
421 films
French
357 films
Spanish
221 films
German
191 films
Italian
168 films
Chinese
134 films
Russian
120 films
Korean
78 films

List progress

Collections

  • Alien
  • Aliens
  • Alien³

Alien Collection 4 watched

  • Batman
  • Batman Returns
  • Batman Forever

Batman Collection 4 watched

  • Blade
  • Blade II
  • Blade: Trinity

Blade Collection 3 watched

  • Jaws
  • Jaws 2
  • Jaws 3-D

Jaws Collection 4 watched

  • Scream
  • Scream 2
  • Scream 3

Scream Collection 4 watched

  • Shrek
  • Shrek 2
  • Shrek the Third

Shrek Collection 4 watched

  • Thor
  • Thor: The Dark World
  • Thor: Ragnarok

Thor Collection 3 watched

  • X-Men
  • X2
  • X-Men: The Last Stand

X-Men Collection 7 watched

  • Ace Ventura: Pet Detective
  • Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls
  • Ace Ventura Jr: Pet Detective

Ace Ventura Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy
  • Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie
  • Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues

Anchorman Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • Armour of God
  • Operation Condor
  • Chinese Zodiac

Armour of God Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • Creepshow
  • Creepshow 2
  • Creepshow 3

Creepshow Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • Die Hard
  • Die Hard 2
  • Die Hard: With a Vengeance

Die Hard Collection 4 of 5 watched

  • Eden of the East: Air Communication
  • Eden of the East Movie I: The King of Eden
  • Eden of the East Movie II: Paradise Lost

Eden of the East Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • Neon Genesis Evangelion: Death and Rebirth
  • Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion
  • Revival of Evangelion

Evangelion Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • Godzilla: Planet of the Monsters
  • Godzilla: City on the Edge of Battle
  • Godzilla: The Planet Eater

Godzilla Anime Trilogy 2 of 3 watched

  • The Grudge
  • The Grudge 2
  • The Grudge 3

The Grudge Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • Halloween
  • Halloween II
  • Halloween III: Season of the Witch

Halloween Collection 8 of 9 watched

  • Insidious
  • Insidious: Chapter 2
  • Insidious: Chapter 3

Insidious Collection 3 of 4 watched

  • Jeepers Creepers
  • Jeepers Creepers 2
  • Jeepers Creepers 3

Jeepers Creepers Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • Night of the Living Dead
  • Dawn of the Dead
  • Day of the Dead

Living Dead Collection 3 of 4 watched

  • Madagascar
  • Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa
  • Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted

Madagascar Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • Meet the Parents
  • Meet the Fockers
  • Little Fockers

Meet the Parents Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • Ocean's Eleven
  • Ocean's Twelve
  • Ocean's Thirteen

Ocean's Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • Stuart Little
  • Stuart Little 2
  • Stuart Little 3: Call of the Wild

Stuart Little Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • Tremors
  • Tremors 2: Aftershocks
  • Tremors 3: Back to Perfection

Tremors Collection 5 of 7 watched

  • Underworld
  • Underworld: Evolution
  • Underworld: Rise of the Lycans

Underworld Collection 4 of 5 watched

  • V/H/S
  • V/H/S/2
  • V/H/S: Viral

V/H/S Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • Night Watch
  • Night Bazaar
  • Day Watch

World of Watches Collection 2 of 3 watched

Most watched

Dunkirk

4 times

Parasite

4 times

A Silent Voice

4 times

La La Land

4 times

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

3 times

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

3 times

Seven Samurai

3 times

The Favourite

3 times

It

3 times

The Tree of Life

3 times

A Quiet Place

3 times

Leviathan

3 times

Personal Shopper

3 times

Blade Runner 2049

3 times

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

twice

Justice League

twice

The Hunchback of Notre Dame

twice

Portrait of a Lady on Fire

twice

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