Lists by thabto

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Honourable Mentions: Jungle Book, Deadpool.

Other Films Seen: 10 Cloverfield Lane.

Most Disappointing: Everybody Wants Some!!

Must Watch: The Witch, Sing Street, Weiner, Hunt for the Wilderpeople, Hail Ceaser! Florence Foster Jenkins, A Bigger Splash.

Maybe Watch:
 
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I adore these films, even if they're not in my Top 100.
 
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Rotten Tomatoes - 87% and over, at least 120 reviews - Must Watch.
Rotten Tomatoes - 87% and over, at least 100 reviews - Maybe Watch.
Rotten Tomatoes - Documentary - 87% and over, at least 100 reviews - Must Watch.
Rotten Tomatoes - Animated - 85% and over, at least 100 reviews.
Oscars - Main Categories - 75% and over, any number of reviews.
Oscars - Foreign Film - Winner, Others - 87% and over, any number of reviews.
Oscars - Documentary - Winner, Others - 87% and over, at least 100 reviews.
BAFTA's - Main Categories - Over 80% and over, watch regardless.
BAFTA's Foreign Film - Over 87%, at least 100 reviews.
BAFTA's - Outstanding Debut - Winner - 80% and over.
Metacritic - Critics End of Year Lists - Watch Top Ten Regardless, 11-20 - 85% and over, any number of reviews.
National Board of Review Awards - Top Ten Films - 80% and over, any number of reviews.
TSPDT - Top 10 - Watch regardless, Others - Over 87% any number of reviews.
IMDB Top 250 - At least a year since release, inside Top 200.
Sight and Sound - 85% and over, over 100 reviews.
Mark Kermode's No.1 Fllm - Over 75% on RT, any number of reviews.
Favourite Directors - 1-5 - Watch Regardless, 6 and Over - Over 85% on RT, any number of reviews.
Favourite Actors - 1-3 - Over 85% on RT, any number of reviews.
MTV Movie Award - Winner, Over 70%.
Roger Ebert Films of the Decade.
Quentin Tarantino - Films since 1992.
Quentin Tarantino's No. 1 Film of the Year - Over 70% on RT, any number of reviews.

Honourable Mentions: Amy, 45 Years, Ex Machina, The Peanuts Movie, Carol, The Walk.

Watch Again:

Other Films Seen: The Revenant, Spy, Bridge of Spies, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Selma, Clouds of Sils Maria, Straight Outta Compton, The Duke of Burgundy, Mad Max: Fury Road, Inside Out, Love & Mercy, Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol.

Most Disappointing: Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Love & Mercy, Inside Out.

Must Watch: Anomalisa, The End of the Tour, Iris, The Lobster, Kumiko, The Treasure Hunter, The Assassin, Cartel Land, When Marnie Was There, The Lady in the Van, Shaun the Sheep, Wild Tales, Mr. Holmes, Beasts of No Nation, It Follows, Dope, The Diary of a Teenage Girl, Best of Enemies, Grandma, The Gift, 99 Homes, '71, What We Do in the Shadows, Theeb, Embrace of the Serpent, The Boy and The World, Mustang, A War, Timbuktu, Phoenix.

Maybe Watch: Mississippi Grind, Slow West, Mommy, The Tribe.
 
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By US/UK Theatrical release dates.
 
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1906-1999.

60 Minutes and over.

6.9 and Below IMDB Rating - Don't watch
7.0 - 7.4 IMBD Rating - Watch if 4 star rating on Allmovie
7.5 and Above IMDB Rating - Watch
 
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Honourable Mentions: X-Men: Days of Future Past, Gone Girl, Blue Ruin, The Grand Budapest Hotel, How to Train Your Dragon 2.

Watch Again:

Other Films Seen: Wild, Love is Strange, Interstellar, 20,000 Days on Earth, The Babadook, Still Alice, Calvary, Goodbye to Language 3D, The Theory of Everything, 22 Jump Street, Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes, Paddington, Chef, Selma, Edge of Tomorrow, Boyhood, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Foxcatcher.

Most Disappointing: Boyhood, The Babadook, Foxcatcher.

Must Watch: The Tale of Princess Kaguya, The Trip to Italy, Jodorowsky's Dune, Only Lovers Left Alive, Life Itself, Citizenfour, Force Majeure, Under The Skin, Pride, Frank, The Unknown Known, Snowpiercer, Obivious Child, Mr. Turner, Two Days, One Night, Locke, The Skeleton Twins.

Maybe Watch: '71, Starred Up, Dear White People, Leviathan, What We Do in the Shadows, The Immigrant, We Are the Best!.
 
a list of 100 titles
In order of preference.
 
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2000-2014.

60 Minutes and over.

Rotten Tomatoes - 87% and over, at least 120 reviews - Must Watch.
Rotten Tomatoes - 87% and over, at least 100 reviews - Maybe Watch.
Rotten Tomatoes - Documentary - 87% and over, at least 100 reviews - Must Watch.
Rotten Tomatoes - Animated - 85% and over, at least 100 reviews.
Oscars - Main Categories - 75% and over, any number of reviews.
Oscars - Foreign Film - Winner, Others - 87% and over, any number of reviews.
Oscars - Documentary - Winner, Others - 87% and over, at least 100 reviews.
BAFTA's - Main Categories - Over 80% and over, watch regardless.
BAFTA's Foreign Film - Over 87%, at least 100 reviews.
BAFTA's - Outstanding Debut - Winner - 80% and over.
Metacritic - Critics End of Year Lists - Watch Top Ten Regardless, 11-20 - 85% and over, any number of reviews.
National Board of Review Awards - Top Ten Films - 80% and over, any number of reviews.
TSPDT - Top 10 - Watch regardless, Others - Over 87% any number of reviews.
IMDB Top 250 - At least a year since release, inside Top 200.
Sight and Sound - 85% and over, over 100 reviews.
Mark Kermode's No.1 Fllm - Over 75% on RT, any number of reviews.
Favourite Directors - 1-5 - Watch Regardless, 6 and Over - Over 85% on RT, any number of reviews.
Favourite Actors - 1-3 - Over 85% on RT, any number of reviews.
MTV Movie Award - Winner, Over 70%.
Roger Ebert Films of the Decade.
Quentin Tarantino - Films since 1992.
Quentin Tarantino's No. 1 Film of the Year - Over 70% on RT, any number of reviews.

Favourite Director's - Participant
 
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Honourable Mentions: Apocalypto, Little Miss Sunshine, This is England, United 93, Casino Royale, The Devil and Daniel Johnston, An Inconvenient Truth, Rescue Dawn, Venus.

Watch Again: The Host, Pan's Labyrinth, The Last King of Scotland.

Must Watch: Away From Her, Tell No One, After the Wedding, Dave Chappelle's Block Party, Offside.

Maybe Watch: Dreamgirls, Volver, Jesus Camp, Who Killed the Electric Car?, L'Enfant, Notes on a Scandal, Water, Colossal Youth, Little Children, The Wind That Shakes the Barley.
 
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How Do You See Me? - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YhCEoL1pics

Evasion - http://vimeo.com/153296659
 
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Favourite films listed in order of preference.
 
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1906-1999.

60 Minutes and over.

6.9 and Below IMDB - Don't watch
7.0 - 7.4 IMBD Rating - Watch if 4 star rating on Allmovie
7.5 and Above IMDB Rating - Definitely watch
 
a list of 69 titles
In order of preference.
 
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In order of preference.
 
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Must Watch:

Robert Frank, Alfred Leslie.

Missing from IMDb:

RED-DANCE - Chris Lake - http://vimeo.com/136630873

Memories of Paintings - Thomas Blanchard - http://vimeo.com/160978792

There is Nothing - david earle

agamemnon counterpart - http://youtu.be/ZqzESY7SIqU

HAND THING - Eric Fournier - http://youtu.be/NtSgWZbL_kE

Commercial Break (2011) - Marilyn Minter - http://www.ubu.com/film/minter_gcp.html

Cheryl Donegan - Head (1993)

Chris Burden - TV Commercials

Yoann Hervo

Morgan Beringer - Abstraction 49

WVLNT (Wavelength For Those Who Don't Have the Time) (2003) - Michael Snow

Ronald McDonald Insanity

Matt Caron - Datamoshed Wrecking Ball Parody (2012)
http://vimeo.com/87545616

George Barber - Absence of Satan (1985)

Mark Leckey - Fiorucci Made Me Hardcore (1999), Cinema in the Round (2007), Search Engine (2007), Out Demons Out (2007) and Pearl Vision (2012).

Paul B. Davis - umbrella zombie mistake (2007)
 
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... if I'd seen more of their films.
 
a list of 10 titles
2010 - 2015.

In order of preference.

Honorable Mentions: Brooklyn, Creed.
 
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My favourite director's favourite directors and their films I need to see.
 
a list of 10 titles
By US/UK Theatrical release dates.

Honorable Mentions: Hannah Arendt, Philomena, Mud, Blue Jasmine, Room 237, Saving Mr. Banks, Nebraska, Much Ado About Nothing, Enough Said, Frozen, Iron Man 3, Star Trek Into Darkness, Side Effects, Behind the Candelabra.

Best Film Released This Year But Made in Another Year: Easy Money.

Must Watch: Blue is the Warmest Colour, The Great Beauty, Blackfish, Wadjda, The Spectacular Now, Fruitvale Station, Le Week-End, Short Term 12, 20 Feet From Stardom, Gloria.

Maybe Watch: In a World..., A Hijacking, Blancanieves, Good Vibrations, The Gatekeepers.
 
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Honourable Mentions: 50/50, Moneyball, Bridesmaids, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2, The Trip, The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, Beats Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest, I Wish, Project Nim, Rango, The Muppets.

Must Watch: Take Shelter, Once Upon a Time in Anatolia, Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives, Martha Marcy May Marlene, Into the Abyss, Midnight in Paris, 13 Assassins, Pina, Undefeated, Le Havre.

Maybe Watch: Arthur Christmas, Coriolanus, The Help, Meek's Cutoff, War Horse, The Kid With the Bike, My Week with Marilyn, Chico and Rita, The Turin Horse, A Better Life, Margin Call, The Ides of March, Pariah, Winnie the Pooh, Win Win.
 
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Honourable Mentions: The Descent, The Squid and the Whale, Me and You and Everyone We Know, Match Point, Walk the Line, Murderball, Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story, The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada, Broken Flowers.

Watch Again: Munich.

Must Watch: King Kong, The Constant Gardener, March of the Penguins, Cinderella Man, Hustle and Flow, Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit, Transamerica, Wordplay, Corpse Bride.

Maybe Watch: The Sun, Paradise Now, Totsi, Pride and Prejudice.
 
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Honourable Mentions: Senna, True Grit, The Fighter, The American, Waiting for Superman, The Illusionist, 127 Hours.

Must Watch: Inside Job, The Kids Are All Right, Me and Orson Welles, Let Me In, Nostalgia for the Light, Tangled, Incendies, Tabloid, Certified Copy, Carlos, Cave of Forgotten Dreams, Of Gods and Men

Must Watch: Lebanon, Rabbit Hole, Joan Rivers: A Piece Of Work, Animal Kingdom.
 
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Honourable Mentions: Hero, 28 Days Later, Chicago, Catch Me If You Can, Infernal Affairs, Lost in La Mancha, Minority Report.

Watch Again: The Pianist, Frida, Punch-Drunk Love, The Man Without a Past, Talk to Her, Gangs of New York,

Must Watch: Russian Ark, The Kid Stays in the Picture, The Son, Dirty Pretty Things, Lilo and Stitch , Monsoon Wedding, Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner

Maybe Watch: Ten, Uzak, Rabbit-Proof Fence, Bloody Sunday, Oasis.
 
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Honourable Mentions: The Incredibles, Primer, Million Dollar Baby, Dogville, Dead Man's Shoes, The Bourne Supremacy, Kinsey, Supersize Me, Mean Creek, The Woodsman, Crash, Millions, Maria Full of Grace

Watch Again: 2046, House of Flying Daggers, Shaun of the Dead, The Aviator, Team America: World Police, Finding Neverland.

Must Watch: Mysterious Skin, Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room, The Motorcycle Diaries, The Sea Inside, Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids, Vera Drake, Moolaadé, The Story of the Weeping Camel.

Maybe Watch: Bad Education, Kings and Queen, Head-On, Being Julia.
 
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Honourable Mentions: The Hunt, Zero Dark Thirty, Searching for Sugar Man, The Imposter, Flight, Shadow Dancer, No, Robot and Frank, Life of Pi, ParaNorman, A Royal Affair, Argo, Samsara, Skyfall, Lincoln, Killing Them Softly, Frankenweenie, Outrage Beyond, Silver Linings Playbook, The Master, Perks of Being a Wallflower, Avengers Assemble, Cabin in the Woods, Untouchable and Dredd 3D.

Best Re-Release: Halloween

Must Watch: Holy Motors, The Queen of Versailles, Bernie, Safety Not Guaranteed, Marley, The Pirates! Band of Misfits, Bully, West of Memphis, The Secret World of Arrietty, The Sapphires.

Must Watch: Monsieur Lazhar, In Darkness.
 
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Inspired by Letterboxed, these are the four films that best define me as a person.

What's your defining four? Leave your picks or a link to a list in the comments section.
 
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Honourable Mentions: Anvil: The Story of Anvil, Hellboy II: The Golden Army, Frost/Nixon, Burn After Reading, Gran Torino, Forgetting Sarah Marshall, Let the Right One In, Ponyo, Kung Fu Panda.

Watch Again: WALL-E, Synecdoche, New York, Slumdog Millionaire, Burn After Reading, The Hurt Locker, Let the Right One In.

Must Watch: The Cove, Red Cliff, Somers Town, Rachael Getting Married, Vicky Cristina Barcelona, Doubt, Bolt, Food Inc., Frozen River, Happy-Go-Lucky

Maybe Watch: Gomorrah, Revanche, The Visitor, 35 Shots of Rum, Summer Hours, Of Time and the City, Sin Nombre, Sugar, I've Loved You So Long , Young@Heart, Goodbye Solo, The Class.
 
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a list of 45 titles
In order of favouriteness.

Season 6 episodes to come.
 
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Honourable Mentions: Unbreakable, Erin Brockovich, Last Resort, Cast Away,

Watch Again: In the Mood for Love, Unbreakable, O’ Brother, Where Art Thou?, Gladiator, Traffic, Last Resort, Requiem for a Dream.

Must Watch: Werckmeister Harmonies, Songs from the Second Floor, The Circle, Together, Quills, Wonder Boys, The Gleaners and I, Pollock, Shadow of the Vampire, The Contender

Maybe Watch: Billy Elliot, High Fidelity, Boys Don't Cry, Sexy Beast, With A Friend Like Harry, The Taste of Others, Girl on the Bridge, Into the Arms of Strangers, La Commune (Paris, 1871), Divided We Fall.
 
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Honourable Mentions: Lantana, Waking Life, A Beautiful Mind, Dogtown and the Z-Boys, Ocean's Eleven, Moulin Rouge!, In the Bedroom, Ghost World.

Watch Again: The Others.

Must Watch: Murder on a Sunday Morning, The Devil's Backbone, Iris, Thirteen Conversations About One Thing, No Man's Land, Sexy Beast, Gosford Park, I'm Going Home, Time Out

Maybe Watch: Lagaan - Once Upon a Time in India.
 
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Honourable Mentions: The Bourne Ultimatum, Gone Baby Gone, The Savages, Michael Clayton, Superbad, Into the Wild, Eastern Promises, The Diving Bell and the Butterfly, Sicko, Juno, 3:10 to Yuma, Knocked Up, The Orphanage, Ocean's Thirteen, The King of Kong, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, Waitress.

Watch Again: Atonement, The Savages.

Must Watch: Away From Her, Lars and the Real Girl, Control, Taxi to the Dark Side, I'm Not There, Encounters at the End of the World

Maybe Watch: La Vie En Rose, My Winnipeg, The Counterfeiters, Hairspray, In the Shadow of the Moon, Enchanted, Silent Light, You, The Living, The Band's Visit, Katyn.
 
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Honourable Mentions: American Splendor, Shattered Glass, Metallica - Some Kind of Monster, Touching the Void, Tarnation, Intolerable Cruelty, The Triplets of Belleville.

Watch Again: Intolerable Cruelty, Memories of Murder, Monster.

Must Watch: In America, A Mighty Wind, Seabiscuit, Whale Rider, Saraband, Control Room, Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter... and Spring, The Return, Dirty Pretty Things, The Corporation, The Best of Youth, The Twilight Samurai, Cafe Lumiere, House of Sand and Fog, The Station Agent, Pieces of April.

Maybe Watch: Winged Migration, The Man on the Train, The Barbarian Invasions, Freaky Friday, The Magdalene Sisters, Raising Victor Vargas, Osama.
 
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Honourable Mentions: The Secret in their Eyes, A Serious Man, 500 Days of Summer, Fish Tank, Tyson, The Messenger, Adventureland, Drag Me to Hell, Crazy Heart, A Prophet, An Education, Coraline, Fantastic Mr. Fox, Star Trek, This Is It, The Hangover and World's Greatest Dad.

Watch Again: Up, A Prophet, Star Trek, District 9.

Must Watch: A Single Man, The White Ribbon, Dogtooth, Mother, Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs.

Maybe Watch: Julie and Julia, Invictus, White Material, Summer Hours, Ajami, The Beaches of Agnes.
 
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1958-1973

Films Seen:

Vivre Sa Vie, Breathless, Le Mepris, Le Chinoise, Band of Outsiders, Pierrot Le Fou and The 400 Blows.
 
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