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  • Lawrence of Arabia
  • The Godfather
  • The Godfather: Part II
  • Schindler's List
  • The Bridge on the River Kwai

Ranking Best Picture winners

86 films

Want to see: The Great Ziegfeld The Life of Emile Zola Crash

  • ...And God Created Woman
  • The 3 Penny Opera
  • 71 Fragments of a Chronology of Chance
  • An Actor's Revenge
  • After Life
  • 10 Rillington Place
  • 12 Angry Men
  • 12 Years a Slave
  • 13th
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

The Canon According to Albie

476 films

A compendium of all the films I've rated 4.5 or 5 stars, listed alphabetically.

  • Three Colors: Red
  • Late Spring
  • Diabolique
  • The Travelling Players
  • Ran

Directors League

183 films

All the directors 4+ of whose films I've seen, ranked by the average rating I've given the portion of work…

  • The Best Years of Our Lives
  • The Heiress
  • Dodsworth
  • Roman Holiday
  • Jezebel

Ranking William Wyler

12 films

Want to see: The Letter The Westerner The Little Foxes Friendly Persuasion

  • Belfast
  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire
  • The Party
  • Neruda
  • Phoenix

Directors I want in my Directors League

127 films

Each director is represented by the film of theirs I most want to watch. In the notes, however, the films…

  • To Be or Not to Be
  • Trouble in Paradise
  • The Shop Around the Corner
  • Ninotchka
  • Angel

Ranking Ernst Lubitsch

10 films

Want to see: The Merry Widow Cluny Brown

  • The Godfather
  • The Godfather: Part II
  • Nashville
  • Blazing Saddles
  • Apocalypse Now

Ranking New Hollywood

87 films

Want to see: The Swimmer Petulia Hell in the Pacific Sweet Charity Downhill Racer Take the Money and Run Alice's…

  • The Godfather
  • The Godfather: Part II
  • Nashville
  • Apocalypse Now
  • All the President's Men

Ranking 1970s Best Picture nominees

44 films

Want to see: The Emigrants Sounder A Touch of Class Julia The Turning Point An Unmarried Woman

  • Meet Me in St. Louis
  • The Band Wagon
  • The Bad and the Beautiful
  • Gigi
  • Lust for Life

Ranking Vincente Minnelli

9 films

Want to see: Cabin in the Sky The Pirate Father of the Bride Brigadoon Designing Woman Some Came Running Home…

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
  • Barry Lyndon
  • The Shining
  • Paths of Glory

Ranking Stanley Kubrick

11 films

Want to see: The Killing

  • Nashville
  • Short Cuts
  • The Player
  • Gosford Park
  • A Prairie Home Companion

Ranking Robert Altman

12 films

Want to see: Brewster McCloud Thieves Like Us Buffalo Bill and the Indians A Wedding Secret Honor Fool for Love…