Kearney recommends 50 more movies...

A sequel to my last list. A worthy one though, kinda like an empire strikes back or temple of doom...
Again, they're in no particular order.
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1.
Buffalo '66 (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
After being released from prison, Billy is set to visit his parents with his wife, who he does not actually have. This provokes Billy to act out, as he kidnaps a girl and forces her to act as his wife for the visit. (110 mins.)
Director: Vincent Gallo
“ This is an odd one. A lot of people won't like this for the fact that the main character is basically a c##t. All the same, its an incredible movie which deserves to be remembered. ” - kearneysmusic
 
2.
The City of Lost Children (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A scientist in a surrealist society kidnaps children to steal their dreams, hoping that they slow his aging process. (112 mins.)
“ There is nothing else like this in film. Filmmakers Jean-Pierre Juenet and Marc Caro created a whole other world in this movie. ” - kearneysmusic
 
3.
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
When their relationship turns sour, a couple undergoes a procedure to have each other erased from their memories. But it is only through the process of loss that they discover what they had to begin with. (108 mins.)
Director: Michel Gondry
“ Romantic without being sappy. Screenwriter Charlie Kaufman and director Michel Gondry really hit the nail on the head with this one. ” - kearneysmusic
 
4.
Four Lions (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Four incompetent British jihadists set out to train for and commit an act of terror. (97 mins.)
Director: Chris Morris
“ Directed by england's funniest man, Chris Morris. This movie is an absolutely hilarious portrayal of four would be suicide bombers. ” - kearneysmusic
 
5.
Away We Go (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A couple who is expecting their first child travel around the U.S. in order to find a perfect place to start their family. Along the way, they have misadventures and find fresh connections with an assortment of relatives and old friends who just might help them discover "home" on their own terms for the first time. (98 mins.)
Director: Sam Mendes
“ Written by real life husband and wife Dave Eggers and Vendela Vida, this is the best romantic comedy of all time. Mainly because it uses none of the genres traditional narrative structure or style of humor. ” - kearneysmusic
 
6.
Waltz with Bashir (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
An Israeli film director interviews fellow veterans of the 1982 invasion of Lebanon to reconstruct his own memories of his term of service in that conflict. (90 mins.)
Director: Ari Folman
“ Animation and documentary mix in this movie about director Ari Folman's search to uncover his own lost memories of being an israeli soldier during the first lebanon war of the early 80's. ” - kearneysmusic
 
7.
Once (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A modern-day musical about a busker and an immigrant and their eventful week in Dublin, as they write, rehearse and record songs that tell their love story. (85 mins.)
Director: John Carney
“ The only movie about music that truly feels like what it is like to be a musician. ” - kearneysmusic
 
8.
The Misfits (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A sexy divorcée falls for an over-the-hill cowboy who is struggling to maintain his romantically independent lifestyle in early-sixties Nevada. (124 mins.)
Director: John Huston
“ Marilyn Monroes last movie and the one where she proved she could act. Written by her then-husband Arthur Miller. ” - kearneysmusic
 
9.
Shaun of the Dead (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A man decides to turn his moribund life around by winning back his ex-girlfriend, reconciling his relationship with his mother, and dealing with an entire community that has returned from the dead to eat the living. (99 mins.)
Director: Edgar Wright
“ Zombies and comedy. A perfect mix. ” - kearneysmusic
 
10.
I Am Trying to Break Your Heart (2002 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
First-time filmmaker and award-winning photographer Sam Jones documents the recording of Wilco's album, "Yankee Hotel Foxtrot." (92 mins.)
Director: Sam Jones
“ You don't need to be a Wilco fan to enjoy this, although it does help. A documentary about art, commerce and the relationship between the two. ” - kearneysmusic
 
11.
Taxi Driver (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process. (113 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
“ This movie is awesome on so many different levels but i have to say i kinda like De Niro's mohawk best of all. ” - kearneysmusic
 
12.
The Last Picture Show (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A group of 1950s high schoolers come of age in a bleak, isolated, atrophied West Texas town that is slowly dying, both economically and culturally. (118 mins.)
“ A coming of age movie about small town life and falling for the wrong girl. ” - kearneysmusic
 
13.
The Third Man (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Pulp novelist Holly Martins travels to shadowy, postwar Vienna, only to find himself investigating the mysterious death of an old friend, Harry Lime. (104 mins.)
Director: Carol Reed
“ A dark mystery full of twists and turns. ” - kearneysmusic
 
14.
Summer of Sam (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Spike Lee's take on the "Son of Sam" murders in New York City during the summer of 1977 centering on the residents of an Italian-American Northeast Bronx neighborhood who live in fear and distrust of one another. (142 mins.)
Director: Spike Lee
“ New York in the late 70's set against the backdrop of the son of sam killings. ” - kearneysmusic
 
15.
Rosemary's Baby (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A young couple move into an apartment, only to be surrounded by peculiar neighbors and occurrences. When the wife becomes mysteriously pregnant, paranoia over the safety of her unborn child begins to control her life. (136 mins.)
Director: Roman Polanski
“ Mia Farrow plays a pregnant woman who starts to suspect that her husband has promised their baby to satanists. The first great psychological thriller. Directed by Polanski and also starring John Cassavettes. ” - kearneysmusic
 
16.
Happiness (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The lives of several individuals intertwine as they go about their lives in their own unique ways, engaging in acts society as a whole might find disturbing in a desperate search for human connection. (134 mins.)
Director: Todd Solondz
“ Not for the faint of heart. Hilariously broaches some of societies most uncomfortable issues. ” - kearneysmusic
 
17.
Children of Men (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
In 2027, in a chaotic world in which women have become somehow infertile, a former activist agrees to help transport a miraculously pregnant woman to a sanctuary at sea. (109 mins.)
Director: Alfonso Cuarón
“ My favourite big budget movie of all time. Some of the single camera/single take shots in this movie are so amazing that they have the power to restore faith in humanity. By the way, the book this was based on is utter s##t. Cuaron took a great idea with very little plot and made it something else altogether, something incredible. ” - kearneysmusic
 
18.
Personal Velocity (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Three women's escapes from their afflicted lives. Each struggles to flee from the men who confine their personal freedom. (86 mins.)
Director: Rebecca Miller
“ Shot cinema verite style. This movie is everything a good drama should be. ” - kearneysmusic
 
19.
Citizen Kane (1941)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Following the death of a publishing tycoon, news reporters scramble to discover the meaning of his final utterance. (119 mins.)
Director: Orson Welles
“ NOT the best movie of all time but damn good all the same. ” - kearneysmusic
 
20.
The Road to Guantanamo (2006 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Part drama, part documentary, The Road to Guantánamo focuses on the Tipton Three, a trio of British Muslims who were held in Guantanamo Bay for two years until they were released without charge. (95 mins.)
“ Guantanomo has been forgotten by most people but this documentary serves as a reminder of the atrocity that was. Told in the voices of four wrongfully imprisoned muslim men. ” - kearneysmusic
 
21.
Jalla! Jalla! (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Roro, a foreign worker in Swedish parks, loves his girlfriend but is about to marry another girl to prevent her from being sent back to Lebanon... (88 mins.)
Director: Josef Fares
“ A sweet and funny movie with entirely likable characters. ” - kearneysmusic
 
22.
I'm Not There. (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Ruminations on the life of Bob Dylan, where six characters embody a different aspect of the musician's life and work. (135 mins.)
Director: Todd Haynes
“ Nobody needs to do a traditional biopic of Bob Dylan ever. This is the best representation of the man that could possibly be done. ” - kearneysmusic
 
23.
The Squid and the Whale (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Follows two young boys dealing with their parents' divorce in Brooklyn in the 1980s. (81 mins.)
Director: Noah Baumbach
“ This movie probably feels so real because of the similarities between the story and director Noah Baumbach's own life. Its funny but sometimes you just wish you could punch the main characters in the face and tell them to stop being so pretentious. ” - kearneysmusic
 
24.
All About My Mother (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Young Esteban wants to become a writer and also to discover the identity of his father, carefully concealed by his mother Manuela. (101 mins.)
“ My favourite of all Almodovar's films. ” - kearneysmusic
 
25.
Y Tu Mamá También (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
In Mexico, two teenage boys and an attractive older woman embark on a road trip and learn a thing or two about life, friendship, sex, and each other. (106 mins.)
Director: Alfonso Cuarón
“ This movie is damn sexy. My dad snuck me into the cinema to see this when i was about 11 (it has an R18 rating)... what a legend. ” - kearneysmusic
 
26.
The Devil and Daniel Johnston (2005 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Daniel Johnston, manic-depressive genius singer/songwriter/artist is revealed in this portrait of madness, creativity and love. (110 mins.)
Director: Jeff Feuerzeig
“ A gripping documentary about an extremely talented and ultimately tormented artist. ” - kearneysmusic
 
27.
The Kids Are All Right (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Two children conceived by artificial insemination bring their biological father into their non-traditional family life. (106 mins.)
Director: Lisa Cholodenko
“ An under stated fim about an unconventional family. More people should watch this. ” - kearneysmusic
 
28.
The Godfather: Part II (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
The early life and career of Vito Corleone in 1920s New York is portrayed while his son, Michael, expands and tightens his grip on his crime syndicate stretching from Lake Tahoe, Nevada to pre-revolution 1958 Cuba. (202 mins.)
“ A sequel which surpasses the original, helped in no small part by the inclusion of Robert De Niro to an already stellar cast. ” - kearneysmusic
 
29.
The Boys (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Brett Sprague is a violent and psychopathic man, who is released on parole after serving a sentence for assault... (86 mins.)
Director: Rowan Woods
“ The dark side of Australian culture. Perfectly paced to creep up slowly on the viewer. ” - kearneysmusic
 
30.
Sweet and Lowdown (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
In the 1930s, jazz guitarist Emmet Ray idolizes Django Reinhardt, faces gangsters and falls in love with a mute woman. (95 mins.)
Director: Woody Allen
“ A comic musical without any singing. In my opinion the best thing woody allen's done post-1970. ” - kearneysmusic
 
31.
Jesus' Son (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A young man turns from drug addiction and petty crime to a life redeemed by a discovery of compassion. (107 mins.)
Director: Alison Maclean
“ You can't really go wrong with a movie whose main character is named f##khead. Adapted from the book of stories by Denis Johnson. ” - kearneysmusic
 
32.
Get Him to the Greek (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A record company intern is hired to accompany out-of-control British rock star Aldous Snow to a concert at L.A.'s Greek Theater. (109 mins.)
“ Really f##king funny. Thats all. ” - kearneysmusic
 
33.
They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The lives of a disparate group of contestants intertwine in an inhumanely grueling dance marathon. (129 mins.)
Director: Sydney Pollack
“ A dark, dark movie for its era. It has stood the test of time where others have grown dated. ” - kearneysmusic
 
34.
Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
An African American mafia hit man who models himself after the samurai of old finds himself targeted for death by the mob. (116 mins.)
Director: Jim Jarmusch
“ Forrest Whitaker plays a modern day samurai living in New York city in this film by Jim Jarmusch. Also has a killer soundtrack from the Wu Tang clans main man RZA. ” - kearneysmusic
 
35.
The Muppet Movie (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Kermit and his new found friends trek across America to find success in Hollywood, but a frog-legs merchant is after Kermit. (95 mins.)
Director: James Frawley
“ The original and the best. ” - kearneysmusic
 
36.
The Descent (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A caving expedition goes horribly wrong, as the explorers become trapped and ultimately pursued by a strange breed of predators. (99 mins.)
Director: Neil Marshall
“ The best horror movie ever. The claustrophobia of the caves is amplified by the head lights that provide the lighting. ” - kearneysmusic
 
37.
Chopper (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Chopper tells the intense story of Mark "Chopper" Read, a legendary criminal who wrote his autobiography while serving a jail sentence in prison. His book, "From the Inside", upon which the film is based, was a best-seller. (94 mins.)
Director: Andrew Dominik
“ Mixes the two genres most identified with Australian fim, comedy and crime, in the best possible way. ” - kearneysmusic
 
38.
Boy (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Set on the east coast of New Zealand in 1984, Boy, an 11-year-old kid and devout Michael Jackson fan, gets a chance to know his father, who has returned to find a bag of money he buried years ago. (87 mins.)
Director: Taika Waititi
“ This is a sweet movie bro. Don't be an egg, watch it. ” - kearneysmusic
 
39.
Lebanon (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
During the First Lebanon War in 1982, a lone tank and a paratroopers platoon are dispatched to search a hostile town. (93 mins.)
Director: Samuel Maoz
“ Set entirely within the confines of an army tank with the only vision of the outside world coming in through a periscope. ” - kearneysmusic
 
40.
Julien Donkey-Boy (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A portrait of the effects of schizophrenia on family life is the central focus. (94 mins.)
“ A pastiche portrait of a schizophrenic man by one of my all time favourite filmmakers Harmony Korine. Also noteworthy for having Warner Herzog dance around to 'sugar baby" wearing nothing but a gas mask and underwear. ” - kearneysmusic
 
41.
Dawn of the Dead (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Following an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia S.W.A.T. team members, a traffic reporter, and his television executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall. (127 mins.)
“ The best zombie movie of all time. The remake isn't bad but this one s##ts all over it. ” - kearneysmusic
 
42.
Where the Wild Things Are (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Yearning for escape and adventure, a young boy runs away from home and sails to an island filled with creatures that take him in as their king. (101 mins.)
Director: Spike Jonze
“ I wouldn't call this a great kids movie because its not. Its just a plain great movie. ” - kearneysmusic
 
43.
Pi (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A paranoid mathematician searches for a key number that will unlock the universal patterns found in nature. (84 mins.)
“ I'm not going to give away the plot to this film, it's too damn good. One of the best debut's by a director of all time. ” - kearneysmusic
 
44.
Kids (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A day in the life of a group of teens as they travel around New York City skating, drinking, smoking, and deflowering virgins. (91 mins.)
Director: Larry Clark
“ It's dated a bit in the last fifteen years but still one of the most honest representations of teenage life on film. ” - kearneysmusic
 
45.
Schizopolis (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Fletcher Munson, the lethargic employee of a pseudo-religious self help company, and his doppelganger, the friendly but dull dentist Dr. Jeffrey Korchek. (96 mins.)
“ I can't really describe this movie. I doubt anyone can... ” - kearneysmusic
 
46.
Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
When two brothers organize the robbery of their parents' jewelry store the job goes horribly wrong, triggering a series of events that sends them, their father and one brother's wife hurtling towards a shattering climax. (117 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
“ A tightly woven thriller from director Sidney Lumet. One of the most best looking movies i've seen to be shot on a digital format. ” - kearneysmusic
 
47.
Network (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A television network cynically exploits a deranged former anchor's ravings and revelations about the news media for its own profit. (121 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
“ A dark comedy. Largely forgotten but a huge influence on a lot of today's best comedy directors, including Judd Apatow. ” - kearneysmusic
 
48.
Jackie Brown (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A middle-aged woman finds herself in the middle of a huge conflict that will either make her a profit or cost her life. (154 mins.)
“ Tarantino's least well known movie but one of his best. I've always thought that the dialogue Tarantino is famous for owed a lot to Elmore Leonards writing so who better to adapt Leonards book Rum Punch. ” - kearneysmusic
 
49.
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
An oddball journalist and his psychopathic lawyer travel to Las Vegas for a series of psychedelic escapades. (118 mins.)
Director: Terry Gilliam
“ Johnny Depp does an incredible Hunter S Thompson. This movie is just fun, enjoy it. ” - kearneysmusic
 
50.
A Clockwork Orange (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
In future Britain, charismatic delinquent Alex DeLarge is jailed and volunteers for an experimental aversion therapy developed by the government in an effort to solve society's crime problem - but not all goes according to plan. (136 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ A real horrorshow movie that will work it's way into your gulliver. ” - kearneysmusic