A Life in Film

filmsbyfriday filmsbyfriday’s all-time stats

1,031 Films

1,851 Hours

952 Directors

95 Countries

By release year

1917 2022
1917 2022

Highest rated decades

1950s
High Noon
Diabolique
The Ladykillers
Monsieur Hulot's Holiday
The Earrings of Madame de...
Gun Crazy
Sansho the Bailiff
Throne of Blood
Ben-Hur
Some Like It Hot
Sunset Boulevard
Seven Brides for Seven Brothers
The Diary of Anne Frank
The Music Room
The 400 Blows
La Strada
Creature from the Black Lagoon
Journey to Italy
Bob le Flambeur
Born Yesterday
1940s
Beauty and the Beast
Citizen Kane
How Green Was My Valley
The Best Years of Our Lives
Nightmare Alley
It's a Wonderful Life
To Be or Not to Be
The Red Shoes
Casablanca
Double Indemnity
Brief Encounter
The Snake Pit
Bud Abbott and Lou Costello Meet Frankenstein
Weird Woman
The Big Sleep
The Mark of Zorro
Berlin Express
Mildred Pierce
Sullivan's Travels
The Lady Eve
1930s
King Kong
The 39 Steps
Shanghai Express
The Mummy
Make Way for Tomorrow
Frankenstein
Duck Soup
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
The Wizard of Oz
The Man Who Knew Too Much
The Bride of Frankenstein
Scarface
The Old Dark House
The Scarlet Empress
She Done Him Wrong
The Black Cat
The Smiling Lieutenant
Trouble in Paradise
An Inn in Tokyo
The Champ

Genres, countries & languages

Drama
534 films
Comedy
204 films
Documentary
189 films
Thriller
157 films
Adventure
155 films
Action
153 films
Romance
133 films
Fantasy
106 films
Animation
94 films
History
93 films
USA
657 films
UK
169 films
France
112 films
Germany
57 films
Canada
56 films
Japan
46 films
China
41 films
Italy
33 films
Australia
24 films
Belgium
24 films
English
836 films
French
149 films
Spanish
113 films
German
87 films
Italian
70 films
Russian
57 films
Japanese
54 films
Chinese
44 films
Arabic
33 films

List progress

Most watched

Nightmare Alley

twice

The Band Wagon

twice

Casablanca

twice

Dune

twice

Double Indemnity

twice

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

twice

The Wizard of Oz

twice

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