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1968 Films Ranked

36 films

Trying to compile a decent list of 1968 movies on its 50th anniversary; will be updating throughout the year as…

  • Vertigo
  • In the Mood for Love
  • His Girl Friday
  • The Age of Innocence
  • Trouble in Paradise
  • Toy Story 2
  • Time Regained
  • The Talented Mr. Ripley
  • The Limey
  • Being John Malkovich

1999 Films Ranked

95 films

Now considered the greatest year for movies in recent memory. My vote would go to 2001, but this is right…

  • In the Mood for Love
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  • Carol
  • Friday Night
  • Mulholland Drive

Top 25 of the 21st Century

25 films

Might as well get in on this action. Didn't follow the one-director-per-film restriction and the list starts with the year…

  • The Young Girls of Rochefort
  • Two in the Shadow
  • PlayTime
  • Point Blank
  • El Dorado
  • Phantom Thread
  • A Ghost Story
  • Personal Shopper
  • Nocturama
  • Dunkirk
  • Zama
  • 24 Frames
  • First Man
  • First Reformed
  • Leave No Trace

2018 Films Ranked

73 films

Removed Sunset and Non-Fiction, which will be released in 2019.

  • Casablanca
  • The Godfather
  • The Apartment
  • The Godfather: Part II
  • Annie Hall

Oscar Best Picture Winners Ranked

64 films

Inspired by Zach Ralston. Missing twenty-eight winners, most of which have suffered declining reps. And I suspect the order would…

  • Notorious
  • My Darling Clementine
  • The Big Sleep
  • Canyon Passage
  • A Matter of Life and Death
  • Lady Windermere's Fan
  • The Breaking Point
  • Come and See
  • A Moment of Innocence
  • Avanti!

Favorite First Views from 2018

12 films

My favorite non-2018 films from a year of bingeing on Filmstruck (w/ occasional jaunts to the Hammer).

  • Paterson
  • Arrival
  • O.J. Made in America
  • Right Now, Wrong Then
  • Certain Women

20 Favorite Films of 2016

20 films

Pretty much set.

  • The Man Who Wasn't There
  • The Big Lebowski
  • No Country for Old Men
  • Miller's Crossing
  • Inside Llewyn Davis

Coen Brothers' Films Ranked

17 films

Honoring the 20th anniversary of The Big Lebowski, which rose to second on this list after repeated (semi-)viewings. Don't plan…