Top 100 First Watches of 2020

not including 2020 films. shout out to HBO's Watchmen which is one of the best things I've ever seen this year, the entirety of Mad Men and three and a half seasons of The Expanse. honourable mentions include Cabinet of Dr Caligari, La Notte, Late Autumn, L'Eclisse, Curse of the Were-Rabbit, Death by Hanging, Mad Max The Road Warrior, La Flor, I Shot Jesse James, Twenty Years Later, Shirin and High and Low. good year for movie watching at least.

  • Who Am I This Time?

    1

  • Tropical Malady

    2

  • Love Streams

    3

  • Don't Go Breaking My Heart 2

    4

  • Long Day's Journey Into Night

    5

  • Blind Detective

    6

  • The Clock

    7

  • The Wrong Trousers

    8

  • Ronin

    9

  • Taipei Story

    10

  • Fat City

    11

  • The Bourne Supremacy

    12

  • Messiah of Evil

    13

  • A Countess from Hong Kong

    14

  • Tokyo Story

    15

  • Wonder Woman

    16

  • Life Without Principle

    17

  • To Have and Have Not

    18

  • Traffic

    19

  • Porco Rosso

    20

  • Hotel by the River

    21

  • The Verdict

    22

  • Once Upon a Time in the West

    23

  • The Glass Shield

    24

  • Kaili Blues

    25

  • Journey to Italy

    26

  • Remember My Name

    27

  • A Grand Day Out

    28

  • Fireworks

    29

  • I Wish I Knew

    30

  • The Lady Eve

    31

  • The 36th Chamber of Shaolin

    32

  • The Beyond

    33

  • Ran

    34

  • Blissfully Yours

    35

  • The Umbrellas of Cherbourg

    36

  • Drugstore Cowboy

    37

  • The Truth About Charlie

    38

  • Chilly Scenes of Winter

    39

  • On Dangerous Ground

    40

  • Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind

    41

  • Prison on Fire

    42

  • Tokyo Olympiad

    43

  • The Bourne Ultimatum

    44

  • An Autumn Afternoon

    45

  • L'Avventura

    46

  • The Chronicles of Riddick

    47

  • Retribution

    48

  • Beloved

    49

  • Night and Fog

    50

  • Legend of the Mountain

    51

  • Into the Abyss

    52

  • The Muppets Take Manhattan

    53

  • California Split

    54

  • Drunken Angel

    55

  • My Brilliant Career

    56

  • Friday Night Lights

    57

  • Picnic at Hanging Rock

    58

  • Of Time and the City

    59

  • 3 from Hell

    60

  • Turn Left, Turn Right

    61

  • Cousin Bobby

    62

  • To Sleep with Anger

    63

  • New York, New York

    64

  • Paycheck

    65

  • 2046

    66

  • Double Team

    67

  • My Left Eye Sees Ghosts

    68

  • Under the Cherry Moon

    69

  • Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World

    70

  • The City of the Dead

    71

  • Army of Shadows

    72

  • Dragon Inn

    73

  • A Hero Never Dies

    74

  • Love, Antosha

    75

  • The Spiral Staircase

    76

  • Stan & Ollie

    77

  • A Better Tomorrow

    78

  • D.E.B.S.

    79

  • Riddick

    80

  • A Simple Plan

    81

  • The Lusty Men

    82

  • The Day He Arrives

    83

  • Justice League vs. the Fatal Five

    84

  • What Lies Beneath

    85

  • Pride & Prejudice

    86

  • Public Housing

    87

  • Rebels of the Neon God

    88

  • Five Dedicated to Ozu

    89

  • The Crimson Kimono

    90

  • The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

    91

  • Hoop Dreams

    92

  • The Host

    93

  • Dial M for Murder

    94

  • Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

    95

  • The River

    96

  • Seconds

    97

  • Casa de Lava

    98

  • The Wise Kids

    99

  • THX 1138

    100