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The Films of 2000

27 films

Here are some movies released...

Some of them I saw at the time. Others, I just saw recently. Not…

  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • The Tree of Life
  • Moonlight
  • Boyhood
  • The Social Network

World of Reel Critics' Poll Best of 2010s

28 films

World of Reel surveyed 250 critics, programmers, academics, and distributors and published this list on April 30, 2019.

There are…

  • The Avengers
  • Avengers: Infinity War
  • Guardians of the Galaxy
  • Black Panther
  • Thor: Ragnarok

MCU Ranked

21 films

Just going off of memory here and I've only seen most of these once or maybe twice in some cases.…

  • Birdman
  • Whiplash
  • Edge of Tomorrow
  • Frank
  • Blue Ruin

2014 Favorites

22 films

Running tally of my favorite 2014 films.

At first I was unable to fill out a full top-20, but then…

  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • Dope
  • Room
  • Ex Machina
  • Inside Out

2015 Favorites

25 films

Running tally of my favorite films from 2015. Ignore the star ratings. Not sure how I didn't give Fury Road…

  • Arrival
  • Manchester by the Sea
  • Silence
  • The Handmaiden
  • La La Land

2016 Favorites

35 films

Running tally of my favorite films from 2016. Some good moving pictures.

  • Magnolia
  • Fight Club
  • American Beauty
  • The Sixth Sense
  • Being John Malkovich

The Films of 1999

19 films

I turned 19 in 1999. Unsurprisingly, that's also when all of my favorite movies came out.

Ranked in order or…

  • Blade Runner 2049
  • Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
  • Lady Bird
  • Phantom Thread
  • The Killing of a Sacred Deer

2017 Favorites

35 films

As of today's date, the Friday after the Oscar nominations were announced, these are my favorite films of 2017.


  • The Favourite
  • Roma
  • Leave No Trace
  • Sorry to Bother You
  • If Beale Street Could Talk

2018 Favorites

33 films

Finalizing this list on January 27th, 2019. Still a few notable releases like Burning and Cold War that I haven't…

  • Pulp Fiction
  • Quiz Show
  • The Shawshank Redemption
  • Four Weddings and a Funeral
  • Forrest Gump

Best Picture - 1994

5 films

Anyone who follows me on here has probably noticed that I'm not much of a cinephile. As such, there are…

  • The Wolf of Wall Street
  • Her
  • Nebraska
  • 12 Years a Slave
  • Captain Phillips

Best Picture Nominees - 2013

8 films

Anyone who follows me on here has probably noticed that I'm not much of a cinephile. As such, there are…

  • The Favourite
  • Roma
  • BlacKkKlansman
  • Black Panther
  • Vice

Best Picture - 2018

8 films

Continuing my completed mission to see and rank every Best Picture movie since 1990. Managed to see all of them…