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  • The Cat from Outer Space

The Only Cat That Matters (to Me)

1 film

Look, I love all movie cats. But there’s a theatre in Auckland that is the most beautiful, magical, awe-inspiring place,…

  • A Room with a View

In a Barley Field

1 film

Too many to choose from, but it always comes back to the barley field (with Cecil's chaste peck a close…

  • Black Mother
  • Amazing Grace
  • Happy New Year, Colin Burstead
  • American Dharma
  • Maya

Indiewire's 10 Best Undistributed Movies of 2018

10 films

"Memo to distributors: It's not too late for these 2018 gems to find homes." Indiewire team Eric Kohn, Kate Erbland…

  • Pretty in Pink
  • Electric Dreams
  • Lion

Electric Dreams

3 films

"Do you want to talk?" - bless the TS-803 for bringing Andie and Blaine together.

  • Hunt for the Wilderpeople
  • Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde
  • Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit
  • Frankenweenie
  • Best in Show


5 films

Showdown: A Dog’s Life

  • The Philadelphia Story
  • High Society
  • Moonstruck
  • Sense and Sensibility
  • The Sound of Music

Vat Most Bwessed Awwangement: A Wedding Showdown

11 films

Good on you, Australia!

  • Labyrinth

Magic Dance: a 24 Hour Showdown

1 film

There are so many, but after much thinking I've decided there can be only one.

  • In the Cut
  • The Color Purple
  • A Room with a View
  • The Princess Bride
  • Alex
  • His Girl Friday
  • Superman
  • Spotlight
  • Dear White People
  • Never Been Kissed

Showdown: Newsroom

17 films

"You've got the brain of a pancake" - His Girl Friday

  • Funny Face
  • Blow-Up
  • Breakfast at Tiffany's
  • Pretty in Pink
  • Iris

Volcanic Ensemble: A Fashion Forward List for Letterboxd Showdown

10 films

"You know, this is a really volcanic ensemble you're wearing. It's really marvelous." - Duckie, Pretty in Pink.

Some of…

  • The Castle
  • To Kill a Mockingbird
  • A Cry in the Dark
  • Legally Blonde
  • The Accused

Showdown: Courtroom Dramas (and Comedies)

5 films

"In summing up it's the constitution, it's Mabo, it's justice, it's law, it's the vibe and, no that's it, it's…

  • Back to the Future
  • Back to the Future Part II
  • Back to the Future Part III
  • Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure
  • Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey

Showdown № 12: Goodnight, Future Boy! Time Travel Films

10 films

"At least one character must travel through time—films that cross-cut between time periods do not qualify, unless the first criterion…