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  • In Transit
  • Singin' in the Rain
  • Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
  • The Third Man
  • Badlands

Lapin's Quarantine Film Club

37 films

Started a weekly film club with my friends in March 2020. Here's what we've seen to date, in order (aka…

  • City So Real
  • Nomadland
  • City Hall
  • Small Axe
  • Boys State

2020 Catch-Up

58 films

What are the essential movies to watch in order to make my awards list this year? (Suggestions welcome.)

  • Contagion
  • Train to Busan
  • Dark Waters
  • In Transit
  • Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness

Quarantine Watch Diary

18 films

Everything I've watched or re-watched since The Plague started

  • In Transit
  • Toni Erdmann
  • The Act of Killing
  • Margaret
  • Mad Max: Fury Road

Best Films of the 2010s (working list)

89 films

I used to hate lists.

  • Marriage Story
  • Transit
  • The Farewell
  • Parasite
  • Give Me Liberty

The Best Films of 2019

42 films

This list was recorded in December 2019. Things may have changed by the time you read this.

  • Toy Story 4
  • Booksmart
  • Midsommar
  • Avengers: Endgame
  • Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood

Critically acclaimed 2019 films that I thought were just whatever

6 films

ranked from "Yeah, sure, I had fun" to *raspberry noise*

  • The Dead Don't Die
  • The Unknown Saint
  • Bacurau
  • And Then We Danced
  • Demonic

Cannes 2019

19 films

All the films I've seen on the Riviera.

  • Leave No Trace
  • Roma
  • Shoplifters
  • Minding the Gap
  • Private Life

The Best Films of 2018

39 films

A running list that I will change as I feel like it.

  • Monrovia, Indiana
  • Sunset
  • American Dharma
  • Vox Lux
  • Never Look Away

2018 Festival Viewings

18 films

Everything I saw at Venice and the New York Film Festival, in the order I saw them (more or less).

  • Mystery Train
  • Je, Tu, Il, Elle
  • Intentions of Murder
  • An Angel at My Table
  • Touki Bouki

Claire Denis's Favorite Films

6 films

A list of the films director Claire Denis named as influential to her career during her "On Cinema" conversation at…

  • Happy as Lazzaro
  • The Wonders
  • Shoplifters
  • After the Storm
  • The Favourite


40 films

A guide to the most anticipated films at the 2018 New York Film Festival and their pairings on Kanopy, to…

  • Dunkirk
  • Lady Bird
  • Faces Places
  • Rat Film
  • Mudbound