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2021 Favorites

85 films

New things I saw and liked this year

  • Moonlight
  • If Beale Street Could Talk
  • Do the Right Thing
  • Crooklyn
  • Malcolm X
  • Out of the Past
  • The Third Man
  • Moonlight
  • Soul
  • The Thin Blue Line

Lighting

32 films

Movies with lighting that make me go 🥵😤

  • The Wiz
  • Cabin in the Sky
  • Ganja & Hess
  • Black Panthers
  • The Harder They Come

The Black Film Archive

11 films

An ongoing list of the films I have seen listed on the official Black Film Archive

  • Mandy
  • How to Train Your Dragon
  • First Man
  • The Lion King
  • Beauty and the Beast

Scores and Soundtracks that fuckin’ slap

80 films

I honestly don’t even listen to conventional music anymore

  • The Shining
  • Witness
  • The Dead Don't Die
  • There Will Be Blood
  • What We Do in the Shadows

Movies always on my TV

39 films

If I actually logged a review for every time I saw these they’d be over 20 for each

  • Minding the Gap
  • Moonlight
  • Bringing Up Baby
  • Paddington 2
  • Lars and the Real Girl

Rent Free

51 films

No thoughts only them

  • Moonlight
  • Pain and Glory
  • The Wolf Man
  • Boyz n the Hood
  • Star Wars

Movies That Mean a Lot to Me

69 films

It’s what the title suggests

*Cowboy Bebop is the only outlier

  • The Shining
  • In the Mouth of Madness
  • The Thing
  • Halloween
  • Get Out

Horror

57 films

“Haunting Liberace!”

  • Judas and the Black Messiah
  • Demon Slayer – Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Movie: Mugen Train
  • The Mitchells vs. The Machines
  • Bo Burnham: Inside
  • Raya and the Last Dragon

2021 Best

13 films

The eventual top 10 of the year

  • Minding the Gap
  • Faces Places
  • Paris Is Burning
  • F for Fake
  • 13th

Lots of Docs

26 films

Favorite documentaries

  • Moonlight
  • Only Lovers Left Alive
  • Millennium Actress
  • Warm Bodies
  • The Bodyguard

Love stories

23 films

I just love love in all forms