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  • The Shining
  • Stand by Me
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  • Carrie

An Introduction to Horror

50 films

My oldest daughter, who turns 14 this year, has been the biggest (and frankly, only) fan of my eleven-year October…

  • Dune
  • The Dig
  • The White Tiger
  • Malcolm & Marie
  • Judas and the Black Messiah

Must-see 2021

57 films

A list of films released in 2021 that I will apparently need to see if I hope to have a…

  • Saturday Night and Sunday Morning
  • To Sleep with Anger
  • Last Hurrah for Chivalry
  • Hiroshima Mon Amour
  • George Washington
  • #1 Fan: A Darkomentary
  • 'Bullitt': Steve McQueen's Commitment to Reality
  • 'Duel': A Conversation with Director Steven Spielberg
  • (500) Days of Summer
  • *batteries not included

My Film Library

2,173 films

  • Children of Paradise
  • Race With the Devil
  • Johnny Corncob
  • Invention for Destruction
  • Oasis

edithwharton’s Collab Picks Ranked

111 films

One of my favorite Letterboxrs, edithwharton, got the ball rolling on what’s developed into a neat little long-distance watch party.…

  • Jaws
  • The Thing
  • The Shining
  • Alien
  • The Exorcist
  • Evil Dead II
  • The Princess Bride
  • The Lost Boys
  • Raising Arizona
  • Wings of Desire
  • The Tree of Life
  • Drive
  • Rise of the Planet of the Apes
  • Take Shelter
  • Moneyball
  • Fandango
  • Brazil
  • The Purple Rose of Cairo
  • Come and See
  • O-Bi, O-Ba: The End of Civilization
  • Going Home
  • Drop
  • Puddles
  • Cycles
  • Just a Thought

Short Circuit Ranked

19 films

A ranking of the “experimental films” showcased on the Disney+ series, Short Circuit.

  • After Hours
  • The American
  • Apocalypto
  • The Beach
  • Beautiful Girls

101 Handshake Movies

101 films

I first heard the term “handshake movie” described by Elric Kane and Brian Saur on The Pure Cinema Podcast. A handshake movie is a…