Amy Taubin's Annual Top Ten Lists

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1.
Full Metal Jacket (1987)
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A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the Vietnam War has on his fellow recruits from their brutal boot camp training to the bloody street fighting in Hue. (116 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
 
2.
Kobieta samotna (1981 TV Movie)
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A story of a middle-aged woman, Irena, living alone on the outskirts of Wroclaw with her 8-year old son... (92 mins.)
 
3.
Sammy and Rosie Get Laid (1987)
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Sammy and Rosie are an unconventional middle-class London married couple. They live in the midst of inner-city chaos... (101 mins.)
Director: Stephen Frears
 
4.
Near Dark (1987)
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A small-town farmer's son reluctantly joins a traveling group of vampires after he is turned by a beautiful drifter. (94 mins.)
Director: Kathryn Bigelow
 
5.
Rosa Luxemburg (1986)
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After years of political agitation, Rosa Luxemburg, Karl Liebknecht, and Leo Jogiches form a revolutionary German party, the Spartacists. (123 mins.)
 
6.
Peking Opera Blues (1986)
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The movie is set in chaotic 1920's China, when warlords fought each other for power while Sun Yat-Sen's... (104 mins.)
Director: Hark Tsui
 
7.
The Stepfather (1987)
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After murdering his entire family, a man remarries a widow with a teenage daughter in another town and prepares to do it all over again. (89 mins.)
Director: Joseph Ruben
 
8.
Law of Desire (1987)
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A film maker's sexual disorientation jeopardizes his latest project. (102 mins.)
Director: Pedro Almodovar
 
9.
Mauvais Sang (1986)
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Marc (Michel Piccoli) recruits Alex (Denis Lavant), son of his former, now dead colleague. Alex is a... (116 mins.)
Director: Leos Carax
 
10.
Dead Ringers (1988)
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Twin gynecologists take full advantage of the fact that nobody can tell them apart, until their relationship begins to deteriorate over a woman. (116 mins.)
 
11.
Talk Radio (1988)
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A rude, contemptuous talk show host becomes overwhelmed by the hatred that surrounds his program just before it goes national. (110 mins.)
Director: Oliver Stone
 
12.
The Last Temptation of Christ (1988)
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The life of Jesus Christ, his journey through life as he faces the struggles all humans do, and his final temptation on the cross. (164 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
 
13.
A World Apart (1988)
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A White enclave in Johannesburg, South Africa, in the 1960s. Molly Roth, 13 years old, is the daughter of leftist parents... (112 mins.)
Director: Chris Menges
 
14.
Haircut (1963)
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Director: Andy Warhol
Stars: Billy Name
 
15.
A Girl's Own Story (1984 Short Film)
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A look at three girls, young teens, in the era of the Beatles. Pam lives with parents who haven't spoken directly to each other in two years... (27 mins.)
Director: Jane Campion
 
16.
After Hours (1984 Short Film)
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The difficulty of separating sexual fantasy and reality become apparent at an investigation of an alledged sexual harassment case. (26 mins.)
Director: Jane Campion
 
17.
An Exercise in Discipline: Peel (1982 Short Film)
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A father along with his son and sister is driving back home in his car. The son continiously is throwing... (9 mins.)
Director: Jane Campion
 
18.
Passionless Moments (1983 Short Film)
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A collection of everyday awkward and embarrassing moments, each with an uneasy familiarity. (13 mins.)
 
19.
King Lear (1987)
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Everything returns to normal after Chernobyl. That is, everything but art. Most of the great works are lost... (90 mins.)
Director: Jean-Luc Godard
 
20.
Opening Night (1977)
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An actress suffers an emotional uproar in her personal life after a fan dies trying to see her. (144 mins.)
Director: John Cassavetes
 
21.
The Emperor's Naked Army Marches On (1987 Documentary)
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A documentary following Kenzo Okuzaki, a 62-year-old WW2 veteran notorious for his protests against Emperor Hirohito, as he tries to expose the needless executions of two Japanese soldiers during the war. (122 mins.)
Director: Kazuo Hara
 
22.
Frantic (1988)
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In a hotel room in Paris, a doctor comes out of the shower and finds that his wife has disappeared. He soon finds himself caught up in a world of intrigue, espionage, gangsters, drugs and murder. (120 mins.)
Director: Roman Polanski
 
23.
Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
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A toon-hating detective is a cartoon rabbit's only hope to prove his innocence when he is accused of murder. (104 mins.)
Director: Robert Zemeckis
 
24.
Pierrot le Fou (1965)
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Pierrot escapes his boring society and travels from Paris to the Mediterranean Sea with Marianne, a girl chased by hit-men from Algeria. They lead an unorthodox life, always on the run. (110 mins.)
Director: Jean-Luc Godard
 
25.
Chocolat (1988)
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A young French woman returns to the vast silence of West Africa to contemplate her childhood days in a colonial outpost in Cameroon... (105 mins.)
Director: Claire Denis
 
26.
Do the Right Thing (1989)
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On the hottest day of the year on a street in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn, everyone's hate and bigotry smolders and builds until it explodes into violence. (120 mins.)
Director: Spike Lee
 
27.
New York Stories (1989)
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A middle-aged artist obsessed with his pretty young assistant, a precocious 12 year old living in a hotel, and a neurotic lawyer with a possessive mother make up three Gotham tales. (124 mins.)
 
28.
Max mon amour (1986)
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A married French woman takes a zoo chimp named Max to be her lover. (92 mins.)
Director: Nagisa Oshima
 
29.
Casualties of War (1989)
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During the Vietnam War, a soldier finds himself the outsider of his own squad when they unnecessarily kidnap a female villager. (113 mins.)
Director: Brian DePalma
 
30.
Mystery Train (1989)
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Three stories are connected by a Memphis hotel and the spirit of Elvis Presley. (110 mins.)
Director: Jim Jarmusch
 
31.
Story of Women (1988)
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Marie Latour, a woman of limited schooling, raises two children in a ratty flat during World War II in occupied France... (108 mins.)
Director: Claude Chabrol
 
32.
Roger & Me (1989 Documentary)
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Director Michael Moore pursues GM CEO Roger Smith to confront him about the harm he did to Flint, Michigan with his massive downsizing. (91 mins.)
Director: Michael Moore
 
33.
Kitchen Sink (1989 Short Film)
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(14 mins.)
Director: Alison Maclean
 
34.
Belladonna (1989 Short Film)
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(12 mins.)
Director: Beth B.
 
35.
Goodfellas (1990)
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Henry Hill and his friends work their way up through the mob hierarchy. (146 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
 
36.
Sweetie (1989)
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Based solely on a tea leaf reading, superstitious and introspective Kay believes she and Louis are destined to fall in love with each other... (97 mins.)
Director: Jane Campion
 
37.
A Short Film About Killing (1988)
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The plot couldn't be simpler or its attack on capital punishment (and the act of killing in general) more direct - a senseless... (84 mins.)
 
38.
Winter adé (1989 Documentary)
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(116 mins.)
 
39.
The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989)
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The wife of an abusive criminal finds solace in the arms of a kind regular guest in her husbands restaurant. (124 mins.)
Director: Peter Greenaway
 
40.
Speaking Parts (1989)
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A struggling actor's job as a hotel custodian is a front for his real job: being rented out as a gigolo by his supervisor... (93 mins.)
Director: Atom Egoyan
 
41.
To Sleep with Anger (1990)
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Charles Burnett's beautiful, poetic masterpiece is novelistic in its narrative density and richness of characterization... (102 mins.)
Director: Charles Burnett
 
42.
White Hunter Black Heart (1990)
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A thinly fictionalized account of a legendary movie director, whose desire to hunt down an animal turns into a grim situation with his movie crew in Africa. (112 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
 
43.
Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990)
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The Gremlins are back, and this time, they've taken total control over the building of a media mogul. (106 mins.)
Director: Joe Dante
 
44.
Pump Up the Volume (1990)
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Mark runs a pirate radio station and causes an uproar when he speaks his mind and enthralls fellow teens. (102 mins.)
Director: Allan Moyle
 
45.
The Big Dis (1989)
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A young black soldier (James Haig), home on his first leave after basic training, has only one thought on his mind... (84 mins.)
 
46.
Twister (1989)
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An oddball family on a Kansas farm are trapped in their farmhouse by an impending storm. The patriarch of the clan is a retired soda pop tycoon... (93 mins.)
 
47.
Dances with Wolves (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Lt. John Dunbar, exiled to a remote western Civil War outpost, befriends wolves and Indians, making him an intolerable aberration in the military. (181 mins.)
Director: Kevin Costner
 
48.
The Two Jakes (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
The sequel to Chinatown finds Jake Gittes investigating adultery and murder... and the money that comes from oil. (137 mins.)
Director: Jack Nicholson
 
49.
Darkman (1990)
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A brilliant scientist left for dead returns to exact revenge on the people who burned him alive. (96 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
 
50.
The Grifters (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A small-time conman has torn loyalties between his estranged mother and new girlfriend--both of whom are high-stakes grifters with their own angles to play. (110 mins.)
Director: Stephen Frears
 
51.
The Krays (1990)
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This fact-based movie follows the life of the twin crime-lords in London's '60s underworld. (115 mins.)
Director: Peter Medak
 
52.
My Own Private Idaho (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Two best friends living on the streets of Portland as hustlers embark on a journey of self discovery and find their relationship stumbling along the way. (104 mins.)
Director: Gus Van Sant
 
53.
The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
A young F.B.I. cadet must confide in an incarcerated and manipulative killer to receive his help on catching another serial killer who skins his victims. (118 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
54.
Thelma & Louise (1991)
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An Arkansas waitress and a housewife shoot a rapist and take off in a '66 Thunderbird. (130 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
 
55.
Europa Europa (1990)
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A boy in Nazi Germany, trying to conceal that he is Jewish, joins the Hitler Youth. (112 mins.)
 
56.
The Body Beautiful (1991 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
(23 mins.)
Director: Ngozi Onwurah
 
57.
White Dog (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A trainer attempts to retrain a vicious dog that's been raised to kill Black people. (90 mins.)
Director: Samuel Fuller
 
58.
Poison (1991)
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Three intercut stories about outsiders, sex and violence. In "Hero," Richie, at age 7, kills his father and flies away... (85 mins.)
Director: Todd Haynes
 
59.
An Angel at My Table (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
In 1920s and 1930s New Zealand, Janet Frame grows up in a poor family with lots of brothers and sisters... (158 mins.)
Director: Jane Campion
 
60.
Boyz n the Hood (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Follows the lives of three young males living in the Crenshaw ghetto of Los Angeles, dissecting questions of race, relationships, violence and future prospects. (112 mins.)
Director: John Singleton
 
61.
Naked Lunch (1991)
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After developing an addiction to the substance he uses to kill bugs, an exterminator accidentally murders his wife and becomes involved in a secret government plot being orchestrated by giant bugs in a port town in North Africa. (115 mins.)
 
62.
Germany Year 90 Nine Zero (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Characterized by deconstructivism and philosophical references and by briefly exposing the good, bad... (62 mins.)
Director: Jean-Luc Godard
 
63.
Alien³ (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
After her last encounter, LT Ellen Ripley crashlands on Fiorina Fury 161, a maximum security prison. When a series of strange and deadly events occur shortly after her arrival, Ripley realizes that she brought along an unwelcome visitor. (114 mins.)
Director: David Fincher
 
64.
The Match Factory Girl (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Iris has a dead-end job in a match-factory, lives with her dour and forbidding parents, and her social life is a disaster... (68 mins.)
Director: Aki Kaurismäki
 
65.
Short Fuse (1992 Short Film)
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(37 mins.)
Director: Warren Sonbert
 
66.
Side/Walk/Shuttle (1992 Short Film)
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(41 mins.)
Director: Ernie Gehr
 
67.
Zefiro Torna or Scenes from the Life of George Maciunas (Fluxus) (1992 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
The life and work of Fluxus artist George Maciunas as seen in clips filmed between 1952 and 1978. (35 mins.)
Director: Jonas Mekas
 
68.
The Hours and Times (1991)
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A fictionalized account of what may have happened when John Lennon and Brian Epstein went on holiday together to Spain in 1963. (57 mins.)
 
69.
Night and Day (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Jack and Julie live in a bare flat in Paris. At night, Jack drives a taxi while Julie wanders around the city... (92 mins.)
Director: Chantal Akerman
 
70.
Raising Cain (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
The oncologist wife of a prominent child psychologist suspects her husband has an unhealthy scientific obsession with their child, unaware of what - or who - is really going on inside his head. (91 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
 
71.
The Crying Game (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A British soldier is kidnapped by IRA terrorists. He befriends one of his captors, who is drawn into the soldier's world. (112 mins.)
Director: Neil Jordan
 
72.
Laws of Gravity (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
The lives of two incompetent young men from Brooklyn spin out of control after a friend returns from Florida with guns to sell. (100 mins.)
Director: Nick Gomez
 
73.
One False Move (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
In Los Angeles, after a violent drug rip-off, the Los Angeles Police Department detectives find the identity of the trio - the sadistic I.Q... (105 mins.)
Director: Carl Franklin
 
74.
No Fear, No Die (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Dah and Jocelyn come from Benin, Africa, to coach their rooster, "S'en fout la mort", for an illicit cock-fight in the basement of a restaurant. (90 mins.)
Director: Claire Denis
 
75.
Dirty Like an Angel (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A middle-aged tough cop, Georges Deblache, is trying to help and protect a criminal, Manoni, that he has known since they were both young... (102 mins.)
 
76.
The Adjuster (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A reflection about what makes everyone's life unique, through the story of Noah's family. Noah is an adjuster... (102 mins.)
Director: Atom Egoyan
 
77.
The Age of Innocence (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A tale of nineteenth-century New York high society in which a young lawyer falls in love with a woman separated from her husband, while he is engaged to the woman's cousin. (139 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
 
78.
Naked (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Parallel tales of two sexually obsessed men, one hurting and annoying women physically and mentally, one wandering around the city talking to strangers and experiencing dimensions of life. (126 mins.)
Director: Mike Leigh
 
79.
Household Saints (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Unsettling drama about three generations of Italian-American women struggling to get by in post-World War II New York's Little Italy. (124 mins.)
Director: Nancy Savoca
 
80.
Dottie Gets Spanked (1993 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Another dazzling suburban phantasm from writer-director Todd Haynes, Dottie Gets Spanked (made post-Poison and pre-Safe) is a stylized... (30 mins.)
Director: Todd Haynes
 
81.
The Scary Movie (1993 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A creepy concoction of a ghost story with little plot other than spooky sound and visuals. (7 mins.)
Director: Peggy Ahwesh
 
82.
Monologues (1993 TV Series)
Episode: Le déménagement (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
 
83.
Farewell My Concubine (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The story of two men, who met as apprentices in the Peking Opera, and stayed friends for over 50 years. (171 mins.)
Director: Kaige Chen
 
84.
Philadelphia (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
When a man with AIDS is fired by his law firm because of his condition, he hires a homophobic small time lawyer as the only willing advocate for a wrongful dismissal suit. (125 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
 
85.
Another Girl Another Planet (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
An ordinary-looking guy proves to be an unusually successful womanizer, and his East Village apartment begins to assume aspects of Grand Central Station. (62 mins.)
 
86.
The Secret Garden (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A young British girl born and raised in India loses her neglectful parents in an earthquake. She is returned to England to live at her uncle's estate... (101 mins.)
 
87.
Ruby in Paradise (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Ruby, a young woman, arrives in a Florida resort town during the off season to make a fresh start. She... (114 mins.)
Director: Victor Nunez
 
88.
Just Another Girl on the I.R.T. (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Chantel Mitchell (Ariyan Johnson), a hip, articulate, black high-school girl in Brooklyn, is determined... (92 mins.)
Director: Leslie Harris
 
89.
JLG/JLG: Self-Portrait in December (1994 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Director Jean-Luc Godard reflects in this movie about his place in film history, the interaction of film industry and film as art... (62 mins.)
Director: Jean-Luc Godard
 
90.
Vinyl (1965)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
Warhol's strange interpretation of "A Clockwork Orange." Includes Gerard dancing to the Martha and the Vandellas classic "Nowhere to Run" and being tortured by professional sadists. (70 mins.)
Director: Andy Warhol
 
91.
Eat (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
This art experiment by Andy Warhol captures the simple act of a man eating mushrooms. This one-man show... (45 mins.)
Director: Andy Warhol
 
92.
Blow Job (1963 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Andy Warhol directs a single 35-minute shot of a man's face to capture his facial expressions as he receives the sexual act depicted in the title. (35 mins.)
Director: Andy Warhol
 
93.
Crooklyn (1994)
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From Spike Lee comes this vibrant semi-autobiographical portrait of a school-teacher, her stubborn jazz-musician husband and their five kids living in '70s Brooklyn. (115 mins.)
Director: Spike Lee
 
94.
Speed (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A young cop must prevent a bomb exploding aboard a city bus by keeping its speed above 50 mph. (116 mins.)
Director: Jan de Bont
 
95.
The Color of Love (1994 Short Film)
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(10 mins.)
Director: Peggy Ahwesh
 
96.
Hoop Dreams (1994 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A film following the lives of two inner-city Chicago boys who struggle to become college basketball players on the road to going professional. (170 mins.)
Director: Steve James
 
97.
Play for Today (1970 TV Series)
Episode: Penda's Fen (1974)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Through a series of real and imagined encounters with angels, demons, and England's pagan past, a pastor's son begins to question his religion and politics, and comes to terms with his sexuality. (75 mins.)
 
98.
Scum (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Uncompromising story of life in a Borstal prison, a British juvenile offender institution in the 70's (98 mins.)
Director: Alan Clarke
 
99.
Made in Britain (1982 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Trevor is a 16 year old, sometimes-violent skinhead with no regard for authority, and would rather spend... (76 mins.)
Director: Alan Clarke
 
100.
Billy the Kid and the Green Baize Vampire (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Cocky cockney snooker player Billy Kid accepts the challenge of a grudge match from Maxwell Randall (the Green Baize Vampire)... (93 mins.)
Director: Alan Clarke