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John Woo

23 films

There is a 20 year period (1982-2002) when there were few people making movies quite as high as John Woo…

  • Wagon Master
  • How Green Was My Valley
  • The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance
  • Judge Priest
  • Fort Apache

John Ford ranked

84 films

So I ran out of John Ford films I had access to, it had to happen some time.

I've seen…

  • The Palace of Angels
  • The Amorous Ones
  • The Burning Body
  • Strange Encounter
  • Paixão e Sombras

Walter Hugo Khouri Ranked

23 films

Today marks twenty years since Walter Hugo Khouri passed away. He was one of Brazil’s most important directors from the…

  • Limite
  • Ganga Bruta
  • Também Somos Irmãos
  • Carnaval Atlântida
  • Tudo Azul

Some Favorite Brazilian Movies

100 films

As of June/2023.

Because today is "the day of Brazilian film", some friends have made Twitter threads about their favorites,…

  • The Passion of Joan of Arc
  • Scarface
  • Vampyr
  • Day of Wrath
  • The Stranger Wore a Gun

2022 Rewatches

123 films

Best movies over 45 minutes that I rewatched in 2022.

  • Fantômas
  • When the Clouds Roll By
  • Outside the Law
  • Zaza
  • Michael

2022 Discoveries

100 films

Best movies over 45 minutes seen for the first time this year made at least five years ago.

  • Cemeteries in the Cliff
  • Easter in Sicily
  • The Age of Swordfish
  • A Day in Barbagia
  • Orgosolo’s Shepherds

2022 in shorts

36 films

Favorite movies under 45 minutes seen for the first time in 2022.

  • Stars at Noon
  • Dry Ground Burning
  • Little Solange
  • Dead for a Dollar
  • Nope

2022 Log

387 films

Every movie released in the last three years over 45 minutes that I've seen for the first time in 2022.…

  • Amélia
  • Crimes of the Future
  • Dark Glasses

My contributions for Abismu

3 films

I have a new film magazine called Abismu along with my friends Juliana Costa, Marcelo Miranda and Pedro Henrique Ferreira.…

  • City Lights
  • Shanghai Express
  • Tokyo Story
  • The Criminal Life of Archibaldo de la Cruz
  • Family Diary

My 2022 Sight & Sound Ballot

10 films

It would look different four months later.

I must admit I now regret cutting India Song because it would had…

  • Bucking Broadway
  • A Modern Musketeer
  • 3 Bad Men
  • The Winning of Barbara Worth
  • The Wind

Favorite American Westerns

100 films

As of October/2022

Chronological order.

  • One from the Heart
  • The Conversation
  • Tucker: The Man and His Dream
  • The Rain People
  • Apocalypse Now

Francis Ford Coppola Ranked

22 films

One of the fun things of rewatching Coppola's whole filmography is coming to the conclusion that I like Coppola movies…