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  • Lawrence of Arabia
  • Casablanca
  • All That Jazz
  • The Godfather: Part II
  • The Godfather

Flanagan's Favorites: My Top 100

100 films

My best stab at a Top 100.

To be clear, these are MY Top 100 Favorites... I'm not arguing that…

  • 25th Hour
  • The Abyss
  • Alien
  • Aliens
  • All That Jazz

Flanagan's Favorites: Top 250

250 films

These are (some of) my favorite films of all time, sorted alphabetically. Every time I think I'm done with this,…

  • All That Jazz
  • Lawrence of Arabia
  • JFK
  • Cabaret
  • Jaws

Best-Edited Movies of All Time

10 films

Showdown: Cutter's Way

My top ten films for Best Editing.

letterboxd.com/showdown/cutters-way/

  • Society of the Snow
  • Fearless
  • Cast Away
  • Alive
  • Final Destination

Best movies to watch on a plane

10 films

The showdown assignment was "best movies to watch on a plane" and it turns out I'm a bit of an…

  • 1408
  • Lone Star
  • Silk
  • It
  • The Shining

OCULUS Companion List

10 films

OCULUS was my first "real" movie. I was very nervous. I had initially pitched the Lasser Glass to Trevor Macy…

  • Wait Until Dark
  • Halloween
  • Die Hard
  • Nightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King
  • When a Stranger Calls

HUSH Companion List

10 films

HUSH was a very special project for Kate and I. The movie was born on a dinner date early in…

  • The Changeling
  • The Exorcist
  • Witchboard
  • The Watcher in the Woods
  • Something Wicked This Way Comes

OUIJA: ORIGIN OF EVIL Companion List

20 films

Some of the most fun I ever had making a movie. The bar was frankly pretty low when I signed…

  • The Breakfast Club
  • Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
  • The Craft
  • Meet Joe Black
  • Ghost

THE MIDNIGHT CLUB Companion List

20 films

I'll always be bummed that Netflix didn't support THE MIDNIGHT CLUB, despite strong critical reception and a passionate fanbase. There…

  • Ikiru
  • Sing Street
  • Stand by Me
  • It's a Wonderful Life
  • Cosmos: A Personal Voyage

THE LIFE OF CHUCK Companion List

20 films

My latest film THE LIFE OF CHUCK is a ways away from being released into the world (we're still in…

  • The Shining
  • The Shining
  • Room 237
  • Logan
  • Monsters, Inc.

DOCTOR SLEEP Companion List

20 films

DOCTOR SLEEP was one of the biggest challenges of my career. I lived and breathed Kubrick's THE SHINING for months…

  • The Innocents
  • The Nightcomers
  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire
  • The Others
  • The Woman in Black

THE HAUNTING OF BLY MANOR Companion List

20 films

I very much wanted not to repeat HILL HOUSE... and I knew from the start that I wanted to tell…

  • The Crime of the Century
  • The Masque of the Red Death
  • Suspiria
  • Faust
  • Network

THE FALL OF THE HOUSE OF USHER Companion List

20 films

Here's a list of some of the influences that we discussed while making THE FALL OF THE HOUSE OF USHER.…