A Life in Film

David Wheeler David Wheeler’s all-time stats

3,877 Films

6,568 Hours

2,275 Directors

100 Countries

Top films

By release year

1894 2023
1894 2023

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
Rear Window
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
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
How Green Was My Valley
To Be or Not to Be
The Love of the Actress Sumako
Utamaro and His Five Women
1930s
Only Angels Have Wings
City Lights
Modern Times
Holiday
The Story of the Last Chrysanthemum
Make Way for Tomorrow
Bringing Up Baby
Stagecoach
The Only Son
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 Awful Truth

Featured lists

Genres, countries & languages

Drama
1,901 films
Comedy
933 films
Action
841 films
Thriller
737 films
Adventure
717 films
Fantasy
542 films
Horror
525 films
Romance
499 films
Sci Fi
497 films
Animation
484 films
USA
2,348 films
Japan
514 films
UK
512 films
France
409 films
Germany
203 films
Canada
176 films
Italy
110 films
South Korea
108 films
Hong Kong
101 films
China
90 films
English
2,641 films
Japanese
453 films
French
173 films
Chinese
117 films
Korean
88 films
Cantonese
52 films
Italian
50 films
Spanish
46 films
Swedish
31 films
German
31 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 5 watched

  • Shrek
  • Shrek 2
  • Shrek the Third

Shrek Collection 4 watched

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

Thor Collection 4 watched

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

X-Men Collection 7 watched

  • Yokai Monsters: 100 Monsters
  • Yokai Monsters: Spook Warfare
  • Yokai Monsters: Along with Ghosts

Yokai Monsters 3 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

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

Godzilla Anime Collection 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 9 of 11 watched

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

Insidious Collection 3 of 4 watched

  • King Kong
  • King Kong Lives
  • King Kong

King Kong Collection 3 of 4 watched

  • Kingsman: The Secret Service
  • Kingsman: The Golden Circle
  • The King's Man

Kingsman Collection 2 of 3 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

Most watched

Parasite

5 times

Dunkirk

4 times

A Silent Voice

4 times

La La Land

4 times

Annihilation

3 times

Possession

3 times

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

3 times

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

3 times

Modest Heroes

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

A Short Story

twice

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Crew & studios

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