Lists

Sort by
  • American Honey
  • Ex Machina
  • Hereditary
  • The Lobster
  • Climax

A24 Ranked

42 films

Nearly everything on this list is rated 3.5 stars or more, so don't take the order to heart so much.

  • Run Lola Run
  • Fight Club
  • Bamboozled
  • Amélie
  • Punch-Drunk Love
  • The Green Knight
  • Pig
  • The Suicide Squad
  • Dear Comrades!
  • Preparations to Be Together for an Unknown Period of Time

2021 Watchlist

91 films

  • Maelström
  • Ode
  • Meek's Cutoff
  • Night Moves
  • Near Dark

The Director Project

59 films

I'm a completionist, so in 2021 I've made it my goal to finish a bunch of directors' filmographies. This list…

  • Paris, Texas
  • Ikiru
  • Vivre Sa Vie
  • Cronos
  • Akira

The Criterion Challenge (2021)

52 films

Everything I plan to watch for this year's Criterion Challenge. Subject to change, as usual. Categories are in the descriptions.

  • Nomadland
  • Saint Maud
  • Limbo
  • Zola
  • Pieces of a Woman

2021 Ranked

57 films

2020 was a weird year with a lot of pushbacks. A few of these may have “premiered” then during festival…

  • The Shining
  • Black Swan
  • Alien
  • The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
  • Hereditary

Top 50: Horror

50 films

Do you like scary movies?

  • My Neighbor Totoro
  • Do the Right Thing
  • Bamboozled
  • La Ciénaga
  • The Piano Teacher

Favorite First Watches of 2021

48 films

Every first watch I give a 4.5 or higher in 2021.

  • The Skin I Live In
  • Carol
  • My Own Private Idaho
  • Paris Is Burning
  • La Ciénaga

Top 50: Queer Cinema

50 films

All you do since you don’t have a girlfriend, is watch those boring old films.

My favorite LGBTQ+ films, and…

  • Documenteur
  • Le Bonheur
  • Faces Places
  • Daguerréotypes
  • One Sings, the Other Doesn't

Varda Ranked

21 films

  • The Favourite
  • Nine to Five
  • Spy
  • Modern Times
  • The Lobster

Top 50: Komedi

50 films

I’ve jumped from a high-rise building using only a raincoat as a parachute and broke both legs upon landing; I…

  • mother!
  • Scream 3
  • Ringu
  • Candyman
  • The Cabin in the Woods

Horror x 52 Challenge (2021)

52 films

Everything I plan to watch for this year's Horror 52 Challenge. Click here to see the master list. Subject to…