A Life in Film

Elijah Howard Elijah Howard’s all-time stats

5,427 Films

10,043 Hours

2,492 Directors

109 Countries

Top films

By release year

1899 2022
1899 2022

Highest rated decades

1920s
The Freshman
Napoleon
Greed
Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
The General
The Passion of Joan of Arc
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
Nosferatu
Metropolis
Nanook of the North
Battleship Potemkin
Man with a Movie Camera
The Black Pirate
October (Ten Days that Shook the World)
Master of the House
Kino Eye
The Love Parade
Die Nibelungen: Siegfried
The Phantom Carriage
The Last Laugh
1940s
Mildred Pierce
Brighton Rock
Bud Abbott and Lou Costello Meet Frankenstein
Gentleman's Agreement
Germany Year Zero
Stray Dog
Children of Paradise
Rome, Open City
The Killers
Kind Hearts and Coronets
Red River
The Magnificent Ambersons
To Be or Not to Be
The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp
Beauty and the Beast
Black Narcissus
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
The Red Shoes
The Maltese Falcon
Bicycle Thieves
1950s
The Long, Hot Summer
The Girl Can't Help It
The Tales of Hoffmann
Richard III
Ballad of a Soldier
The Magician
All That Heaven Allows
The Music Room
Black Orpheus
Smiles of a Summer Night
Orpheus
Umberto D.
Ashes and Diamonds
The Ten Commandments
Night and Fog
Sweet Smell of Success
Hiroshima Mon Amour
Throne of Blood
Diabolique
Ben-Hur

Genres, countries & languages

Drama
2,992 films
Comedy
1,473 films
Thriller
1,274 films
Action
1,083 films
Romance
863 films
Crime
851 films
Adventure
805 films
Sci Fi
619 films
Horror
594 films
Fantasy
544 films
USA
3,926 films
UK
881 films
France
645 films
Germany
378 films
Japan
226 films
Canada
214 films
Italy
211 films
Spain
108 films
Australia
93 films
Sweden
86 films
English
4,675 films
French
721 films
Spanish
452 films
German
400 films
Italian
345 films
Japanese
279 films
Russian
246 films
Chinese
131 films
Arabic
103 films
Latin
101 films

List progress

Collections

  • Alien
  • Aliens
  • Alien³

Alien Collection 4 watched

  • Pather Panchali
  • Aparajito
  • The World of Apu

The Apu Trilogy 3 watched

  • Batman
  • Batman Returns
  • Batman Forever

Batman Collection 4 watched

  • Blade
  • Blade II
  • Blade: Trinity

Blade Collection 3 watched

  • Pusher
  • Pusher II: With Blood on My Hands
  • Pusher III

Pusher Collection 3 watched

  • Koyaanisqatsi
  • Powaqqatsi
  • Naqoyqatsi

Qatsi Collection 3 watched

  • Rocky
  • Rocky II
  • Rocky III

Rocky Collection 6 watched

  • Samurai I: Musashi Miyamoto
  • Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple
  • Samurai III: Duel at Ganryu Island

Samurai Trilogy 3 watched

  • Shrek
  • Shrek 2
  • Shrek the Third

Shrek Collection 4 watched

  • Taken
  • Taken 2
  • Taken 3

Taken Collection 3 watched

  • Thor
  • Thor: The Dark World
  • Thor: Ragnarok

Thor Collection 3 watched

  • Zvenigora
  • Arsenal
  • Earth

Ukraine Trilogy 3 watched

  • Ace Ventura: Pet Detective
  • Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls
  • Ace Ventura Jr: Pet Detective

Ace Ventura Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • Kiss the Girls
  • Along Came a Spider
  • Alex Cross

Alex Cross Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy
  • Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie
  • Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues

Anchorman Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • Bridget Jones's Diary
  • Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason
  • Bridget Jones's Baby

Bridget Jones Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • Cars
  • Cars 2
  • Cars 3

Cars Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • The Conjuring
  • The Conjuring 2
  • The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It

The Conjuring Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • Dirty Harry
  • Magnum Force
  • The Enforcer

Dirty Harry Collection 4 of 5 watched

  • Dumb and Dumber
  • Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd
  • Dumb and Dumber To

Dumb and Dumber Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • The Expendables
  • The Expendables 2
  • The Expendables 3

The Expendables Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • Fantômas: In the Shadow of the Guillotine
  • Fantômas: Juve Against Fantômas
  • Fantômas: The Dead Man Who Killed

Fantômas Serial 4 of 5 watched

  • Ghostbusters
  • Ghostbusters II
  • Ghostbusters: Afterlife

Ghostbusters Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • The Hunger Games
  • The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
  • The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1

The Hunger Games Collection 3 of 4 watched

  • Ice Age
  • Ice Age: The Meltdown
  • Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs

Ice Age Collection 4 of 5 watched

  • Jumanji
  • Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle
  • Jumanji: The Next Level

Jumanji Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • Kung Fu Panda
  • Kung Fu Panda 2
  • Kung Fu Panda 3

Kung Fu Panda Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • Legally Blonde
  • Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde
  • Legally Blondes

Legally Blonde Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • Night of the Living Dead
  • Dawn of the Dead
  • Day of the Dead

Living Dead Collection 3 of 4 watched

  • Men in Black
  • Men in Black II
  • Men in Black 3

Men In Black Collection 3 of 4 watched

  • Monsieur Hulot's Holiday
  • Mon Oncle
  • PlayTime

Monsieur Hulot - Saga 3 of 4 watched

  • Our Man Flint
  • In Like Flint
  • Dead on Target

Our Man Flint Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • Pitch Perfect
  • Pitch Perfect 2
  • Pitch Perfect 3

Pitch Perfect Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • The Purge
  • The Purge: Anarchy
  • The Purge: Election Year

The Purge Collection 4 of 5 watched

  • First Blood
  • Rambo: First Blood Part II
  • Rambo III

Rambo Collection 4 of 5 watched

  • RoboCop
  • RoboCop 2
  • RoboCop 3

RoboCop Collection 2 of 3 watched

  • Saw
  • Saw II
  • Saw III

Saw Collection 7 of 8 watched

  • Scream
  • Scream 2
  • Scream 3

Scream Collection 4 of 5 watched

  • Spy Kids
  • Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams
  • Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over

Spy Kids Collection 3 of 4 watched

  • Transformers
  • Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen
  • Transformers: Dark of the Moon

Transformers Collection 4 of 5 watched

  • The Transporter
  • Transporter 2
  • Transporter 3

The Transporter Collection 3 of 4 watched

  • X-Men
  • X2
  • X-Men: The Last Stand

X-Men Collection 6 of 7 watched

Most watched

Sing Street

4 times

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

3 times

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

3 times

Lawrence of Arabia

3 times

The Dark Knight Rises

3 times

The Night Comes for Us

twice

Spider-Man: No Way Home

twice

The Insider

twice

Die Hard

twice

Wake in Fright

twice

The Martian

twice

The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp

twice

Mandy

twice

Beyond the Black Rainbow

twice

Kingsman: The Secret Service

twice

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

twice

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

twice

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

twice

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