Notes Towards a 90s Canon

My friend Pedro is doing a poll of 90s films early next year and I try to organized a very comprehensive rough draft of great films from the decade.

Features only. In chronological order.

  • Nostos: The Return

    1

  • Innisfree

    2

  • Open Doors

    3

  • How to Live in the German Federal Republic

    4

  • Spontaneous Combustion

    5

  • Paris Is Burning

    6

  • Blue Steel

    7

  • Nouvelle Vague

    8

  • Miami Blues

    9

  • Song of the Exile

    10

  • No, or the Vain Glory of Command

    11

  • Close-Up

    12

  • The Law

    13

  • King of New York

    14

  • Total Recall

    15

  • A Moment of Romance

    16

  • Gremlins 2: The New Batch

    17

  • Alexandria, Again and Forever

    18

  • Slacker

    19

  • Metropolitan

    20

  • A Cat in the Brain

    21

  • Bullet in the Head

    22

  • Pump Up the Volume

    23

  • Trust

    24

  • GoodFellas

    25

  • To Sleep with Anger

    26

  • All the Vermeers in New York

    27

  • White Hunter, Black Heart

    28

  • Boiling Point

    29

  • Texasville

    30

  • Sink or Swim

    31

  • The Sound of the Shaking Earth

    32

  • A Paucity of Flying Dreams

    33

  • Red Dust

    34

  • Days of Being Wild

    35

  • The Little Gangster

    36

  • The Godfather: Part III

    37

  • Aspen

    38

  • To Lavoisier, Who Died in the Reign of Terror

    39

  • Xavier

    40

  • Daughters of the Dust

    41

  • My Own Private Idaho

    42

  • A Little Stiff

    43

  • Flirting

    44

  • Out for Justice

    45

  • March Comes in Like a Lion

    46

  • La Belle Noiseuse

    47

  • Jungle Fever

    48

  • Rhapsody in August

    49

  • Dirty Like an Angel

    50

  • Merlín

    51

  • Point Break

    52

  • Fight Back to School

    53

  • Only Yesterday

    54

  • A Brighter Summer Day

    55

  • Once Upon a Time in China

    56

  • The Flesh

    57

  • Night and Day

    58

  • King of Chess

    59

  • The Hours and Times

    60

  • I Can No Longer Hear the Guitar

    61

  • Dogfight

    62

  • The Man in the Moon

    63

  • Ricochet

    64

  • The Divine Comedy

    65

  • The Lovers on the Bridge

    66

  • A Scene at the Sea

    67

  • Van Gogh

    68

  • The People Under the Stairs

    69

  • I Don't Kiss

    70

  • Paris Awakens

    71

  • Center Stage

    72

  • At Play in the Fields of the Lord

    73

  • The Last Boy Scout

    74

  • The Wicked City

    75

  • New Dragon Gate Inn

    76

  • Juice

    77

  • A Tale of Winter

    78

  • Life, and Nothing More...

    79

  • Betty

    80

  • American Me

    81

  • Shogun and Little Kitchen

    82

  • Céline

    83

  • Avetik

    84

  • Deep Cover

    85

  • Hard Boiled

    86

  • Tribulation 99: Alien Anomalies Under America

    87

  • Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me

    88

  • One False Move

    89

  • The Long Day Closes

    90

  • The Sentinel

    91

  • To Liv(e)

    92

  • Porco Rosso

    93

  • Batman Returns

    94

  • The Legend of the Swordsman

    95

  • Police Story 3: Super Cop

    96

  • Bitter Moon

    97

  • Full Contact

    98

  • Dearest Relatives, Poisonous Relations

    99

  • Kaïrat

    100