Films of 2019 added Alita: Battle Angel & High Flying Bird

Films of 2018
added Free Solo

Films of 2017
added Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

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2007 Film Journal

Films of 2006
added The Holiday
2006 Film Journal


Films of 2005
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Films of 2004

2004 Film Journal (The Santa Cruz Years)


Films of 2003 added The Room
2003 Film Journal (The Santa Cruz Years)

Films of 2002
2002 Film Journal (The Santa Cruz Years)


All Films Graded (100pt scale)
Films Seen by Director

Silly Cannes Project
added La Religieuse (1966)

The Links Page


Long Reviews and Essays on Film
Anatomy of Hell (2004 Catherine Breillat)
We Don't Live Here Anymore (2004 John Curran)
All the Ships at Sea (2003 Dan Sallitt)
The Tulse Luper Suitcases (2003-04 Peter Greenaway)
The Substitute (1996 Robert Mandel)
Down By Love (2003 Tamás Sas)
Ken Park (2002 Larry Clark)
Big Fish (2003 Tim Burton)
Top Hat (1935 Mark Sandrich)
The Music Room (1958 Satyajit Ray)

Kustom Kar Kommandos (1965 Kenneth Anger)


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Top Ten Lists (by Internation Premiere):
Master List
BY DECADE:
2010     lowered Boyhood (2014)
2000
    added Light is Waiting (2007) to Shorts
1990     removed Body Snatchers (1993) from HMs
1980     added Near Dark (1987) to HMs
1970     added The Black Stallion (1979)
1960     added La Religieuse (1966)
1950     added Broken Arrow (1950) to HMs
1940     added Night Train to Munich (1940)

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Other Stuff
Cahiers du Cinema Best Films of 1951-1968
Jonathan Rosenbaum's top 1000 films

FILM


Last Five Films Seen (Reverse chronological order): Night Train to Munich (1940 71), Alita: Battle Angel (57), I Was a Male War Bride (1949 59), High Flying Bird (49), Street Law (1974 66)