Lists by allisonalmodovar
Best films from the current decade. To be updated.
Allison from CinemaBecomesHer.com chooses her favorite French films.
Jean Douchet's book, French New Wave, features film reviews by critics such as Jacques Rivette, François Truffaut, Jean-Luc Godard, André Bazin, and Éric Rohmer.
The book not only covers the groundbreaking films of the New Wave, but the films that inspired and were inspired by the movement.
86+ Additional movies found in the essays and index.
#109 (Les Sept péchés capitaux) refers to Jacques Demy's segment "La Luxure"
#111 (Paris vu par…) refers to author Jean Douchet's segment "Saint-Germain-des-Prés"
#130 (Paris vu par…) refers to Jean-Luc Godard's segment "Montparnasse-Levallois"
# 164 (Paris vu par…) refers to Jean-Daniel Pollet's segment "Rue Saint-Denis"
# 178 (Paris vu par…) refers to Jean Rouch's segment "Gare du Nord"
Also see my list on MUBI: http://mubi.com/lists/9032
Additional film directors whose films I have watched/ranked My very favorite films directors are here: http://www.imdb.com/list/ls000299003/
My favorite actors (and actresses).
Also see Great Performances: http://mubi.com/lists/great-performances
The movies that scared me the most.
Best German films of all time.
But hopefully not for long!
The films that made me laugh the most.
Musicals I love so much I want to go on singing of them forever.
My ranking of Janet Gaynor's films.
Tier One: 1
Tier Two: 2-6
Tier Three: 7-16
Tier Four: 17
Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ (1925) 8/10 (Really good)
The Plastic Age (1925) 7/10 (Good)
Claude Chabrol was my favorite French film director. His films usually cover the downward spiral of an ordinary person’s life until everything is out of control. For a full ranking, go to: http://cinemabecomesher.blogspot.com/2010/09/claude-chabrol-june-24-1930-september.html