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  • The Night of the Hunter
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Favorite Discoveries of 2018

24 films

First watches released prior to 2017. Ranked until I got tired of ranking at which point it becomes reverse chronological.

  • The Wild Boys
  • Did You Wonder Who Fired the Gun?
  • Before We Vanish
  • Minding the Gap
  • Good Manners

2018 Catchup

64 films

  • Sun Don't Shine
  • Train of Shadows

A Grand, Five Hundred, Two Fifty, A Buck and Change

2 films

In which I cycle between films logged by fewer than 1000, 500, 250, and 125 users. Is watching movies logged…

  • The Ballad of Buster Scruggs
  • Roma
  • Widows
  • The House That Jack Built
  • Suspiria

Most Anticipated Fall 2018

27 films

I'll keep updating this until the fall festivals start (at which point I"ll also probably cap it at 25 or…

  • The House That Jack Built
  • Happy as Lazzaro
  • Sunset
  • Non-Fiction
  • Transit

AFI EU Showcase Wishlist

18 films

Putting this out into the world

  • Margaret
  • Punch-Drunk Love
  • A Ghost Story
  • I'm Not There
  • 25th Hour

21st Century (WIP)

75 films

As if all my other lists are WIPs. There are a lot of movies! The overrepresentation of 2010s movies is…

  • Phantom Thread
  • Manchester by the Sea
  • Paterson
  • Wonderstruck
  • Hail, Caesar!

Favorite Working Directors (WIP)

42 films

Not defined by their entire body of work, but how excited I am to see another film from them. Listed…

  • Carlos
  • Winter's Bone
  • Dogtooth
  • Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives
  • House of Tolerance
  • Inglourious Basterds
  • Pulp Fiction
  • Kill Bill: Vol. 1
  • Kill Bill: Vol. 2
  • Django Unchained

Tarantino

9 films

  • Her Smell
  • Long Day's Journey Into Night
  • La Flor
  • In Fabric
  • High Life

TIFF 2018

46 films

Shorts are synecdoche for their program.

  • Holy Motors
  • The Master
  • Seven Psychopaths
  • Django Unchained
  • Girl Walk // All Day

2012 Ranked

44 films

  • BPM (Beats per Minute)
  • Wormwood
  • Beach Rats
  • Dawson City: Frozen Time
  • The Woman Who Left

2017 Catchup

39 films