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The Academy Awards: Best Film Editing

85 films

Ranked after which edition of the Academy Awards they were nominated (1929 ->)

  • Wings
  • The Broadway Melody
  • All Quiet on the Western Front
  • Cimarron
  • Grand Hotel

The Academy Awards: Best Picture

91 films

Ranked after which edition of the Academy Awards they were nominated (1929 ->)

  • Fury
  • Lullaby
  • A Beautiful Mind
  • The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
  • Good Will Hunting

Films I Thought Were Just OK But Made Me Ugly Cry At The End

54 films

I initially thought meh, it’s alright or I kinda like it, and then it hit me so damn hard like…

  • Life of Pi
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows
  • Moonrise Kingdom
  • Avatar
  • Cry-Baby
  • Mean Girls
  • Heathers
  • Donnie Darko
  • The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Cult Films (Because Who Would We Be Without Them)

41 films

Watched and want to watch

  • The Neon Demon
  • Bohemian Rhapsody
  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • Gravity
  • Deadpool

Film Trailers / Teasers That Are Insanely Good

14 films

I'm well aware I have a thing for rhythmic editing... Links are in the notes

  • The NeverEnding Story
  • The Perks of Being a Wallflower
  • Call Me by Your Name
  • The Fault in Our Stars
  • Fifty Shades of Grey

Films I’ve Read The Book On

55 films

Unlike most people I actually enjoy studying the differences between book and film

  • Man of Steel
  • The Legend of Tarzan
  • Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey
  • Air Bud
  • The Longest Ride

Films With Incredible Film Scores

36 films

Some of these I’ve not even seen...... 

  • Nightcrawler
  • Double Indemnity
  • Port of Shadows
  • Stranger on the Third Floor
  • The Maltese Falcon

Film Noir / Neo Noir

42 films

Watched and want to watch

  • The Monkey and the Mouth
  • Per Fugelli: Siste resept
  • An Affair
  • Mortal
  • Born2Drive
  • Dunkirk
  • The Elephant Man
  • Inland Empire
  • Pulp Fiction
  • The Snowman

Films I Know I Should Have Watched But Oops

57 films

Probably will, probably won’t.....yolo...

  • A Walk to Remember
  • Air Bud
  • Beauty and the Beast
  • The Blind Side
  • Boys Don't Cry

Films Where I Cried Through The Whole Thing

42 films

These gave me the feels! Either becuse they were sad or cozy or just plain beautiful (I know, I’m easily…