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Patreon Poll Requests

804 films

Every week (with a few exceptions—over holidays, when I'm at a festival, etc.), subscribers to my Patreon vote on one…

  • Blackmail
  • Broken Blossoms
  • The Cameraman
  • The Cheat
  • Flesh and the Devil

Need revisits: 1915-1929

15 films

Films I've seen, but so long ago (15+ years) that I really need to watch them again. (For my own…

  • Reflection
  • Queen of Glory
  • Ultrasound
  • Pretty Problems
  • Black Box

Films That Have Survived My Sampling Project

86 films

In 2012 I started watching at least the first 10 minutes of practically every movie that gets a theatrical release,…

  • Memoria
  • Pig
  • In Front of Your Face
  • Red Rocket
  • Annette

Best of 2021

10 films

World premiere only. Very much in progress. Original lists are here.

  • The Blood of a Poet
  • Dead Ringers
  • The Fallen Idol
  • Forbidden Games
  • Grand Illusion

Criterion DVD collection

17 films

I'm constantly forgetting what I do and don't already own, or what I haven't yet upgraded to Blu-ray, so this…

  • The Lusty Men
  • Monkey Business
  • The Narrow Margin
  • Park Row
  • Scandal Sheet

Need revisits: 1952

5 films

Films I've seen, but so long ago (15+ years) that I really need to watch them again. (For my own…

  • House of Usher
  • Jazz on a Summer's Day
  • The Good Girls
  • Saturday Night and Sunday Morning
  • Sergeant Rutledge

Need revisits: 1960

7 films

Films I've seen, but so long ago (15+ years) that I really need to watch them again. (For my own…

  • Allonsanfan
  • The Watchmaker of St. Paul
  • Cockfighter
  • The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser
  • Lacombe, Lucien

Need revisits: 1974

7 films

Films I've seen, but so long ago (15+ years) that I really need to watch them again. (For my own…

  • Memoria
  • Annette
  • Licorice Pizza
  • Pig
  • Drive My Car

2021 Skandies Best Picture

20 films

Invitation-only annual survey, approximately 40 voters. Click "list view" for point totals. Complete results here.

  • First Cow
  • Lovers Rock
  • Fourteen
  • Bloody Nose, Empty Pockets
  • Dick Johnson Is Dead

2020 Skandies Best Picture

20 films

Invitation-only annual survey, approximately 40 voters. Click "list view" for point totals. Complete results here.

  • Airplane!
  • Across 110th Street
  • Adaptation.
  • The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension
  • The Adventures of Robin Hood

Non-Criterion Blu-ray collection

237 films

I had lists for the Criterion Blus and the DVDs; might as well be everything.

  • Atlantic City
  • The Big Red One
  • The Blues Brothers
  • Breaker Morant
  • Bronco Billy

Need revisits: 1980

10 films

Films I've seen, but so long ago (15+ years) that I really need to watch them again. (For my own…