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  • Man of the House
  • Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard
  • Free Solo
  • Spider-Man: Homecoming
  • Spider-Man: Far From Home
  • Silence
  • American Gigolo
  • An American in Paris
  • Gangs of New York
  • Mean Streets
  • Dark Star
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  • Women in Cages
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First watches of 2017

274 films

Movies I watched for the first time in 2017

  • Miami Vice
  • Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai
  • The Wild Pear Tree
  • Badlands
  • Days of Heaven

remembering the classics

31 films

things i’ve been thinking about and want to rewatch soon for one reason or another

  • Hoop Dreams
  • The Beaches of Agnès
  • Field Niggas
  • Pumping Iron
  • Jiro Dreams of Sushi

the robert franco documentary canon

23 films

the documentaries i think about most, for one reason or another.

  • Michael Jordan's Playground
  • Michael Jordan: Come Fly with Me
  • Lone Wolf and Cub: Sword of Vengeance
  • Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart at the River Styx
  • Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart to Hades

first watches of 2021

224 films

on to the next one!

  • Hubie Halloween
  • The Silence of the Lambs
  • Retribution
  • Hannibal
  • The Phantom Ship

robert franco presents halloween 2021

71 films

everything i've watched this october. going all out this year. trying to program spooky cartoons before each film. rewatches indicated…

  • Mikey and Nicky
  • Talk Radio
  • The Tree of Life
  • Pumping Iron
  • Malcolm X

this is what i am

42 films

i'm taking a break from twitter so i'm scratching the posting itch with this list. by no means the bob…

  • Outer Space
  • The Breaktime
  • Alone in the Woods: The Legend of Cambo
  • A Kitten For Hitler
  • There's Only One Sun

Short film watchlist

1,148 films

Runtime on these ranges anywhere between 1 minute and 60 minutes (but I'm more focused on the shorter end of…

  • Eat Pray Love
  • First Snow of 2020
  • Hereditary
  • Spanglish
  • Little Women
  • Ivan the Terrible, Part I
  • Ivan the Terrible, Part II: The Boyars' Plot
  • The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance
  • The Nutty Professor
  • Dragon Inn

2020 new discoveries

55 films

favorite first time watches of 2020 (no 2020 releases)

full list of everything i watched: letterboxd.com/robertfranco/list/first-watches-of-2020/