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  • The Age of Innocence
  • All That Heaven Allows
  • The Apartment
  • Batman Returns
  • Bell, Book and Candle

Christmas Core

68 films

The increasingly tangential but nonetheless definitive and canon list of best 'Christmas' movies. New Year movies count too because I…

  • Hubie Halloween
  • Inland Empire
  • Island of Lost Souls
  • The Lodger: A Story of the London Fog
  • The Other Side of the Underneath

Hoop-Tober 3D

11 films

The third dimension is TERROR!

Same rules as usual: -there must be 31 horror films -at least one film from…

  • Othon
  • Chronicle of Anna Magdalena Bach
  • Not Reconciled
  • Machorka-Muff
  • The Bridegroom, the Actress, and the Pimp

all the straubs

5 films

Abel Ferrara once said of From Clouds to the Resistance "What's not to like?" Far be it from me to…

  • Aladdin
  • Beauty and the Beast
  • Danny Phantom: The Ultimate Enemy
  • Freaks and Geeks: The Documentary
  • A Goofy Movie

Ethan’s Incel Crushes

16 films

My friend Ethan challenged me to write this list. I had this as a private joke until he said, and…

  • Body Double
  • Femme Fatale
  • Carlito's Way
  • Redacted
  • Passion

Top 10 De Palma

10 films

  • A Burning Hot Summer
  • The Matrix Reloaded
  • Aquaman
  • Batman
  • Batman
  • Batman & Robin
  • Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker

the canon of good superhero/comic book films

26 films

A very short list...

Comment below if you think I've missed any.

  • Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
  • Raiders of the Lost Ark
  • Jurassic Park
  • Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
  • Always

Neoliberal Comrade Marathon

34 films

James Slaymaker and I are resolved to watch more or less all of Spielberg's features because we hate ourselves. Neil,…

  • Nosferatu
  • Faust
  • The Lodger: A Story of the London Fog
  • The Unknown
  • The Fall of the House of Usher

best horror films

130 films

Gruesome stuff…back in the news

  • 25th Hour
  • After Life
  • Ambition
  • Antigone
  • Baby Boy

The End of History

55 films

As the World Trade Centre crumbles, claiming countless lives, irrevocably changing the future of America and indeed the world, a…

  • The Trial
  • The 7th Annual Live 'On Cinema' Oscar Special
  • The 5th Annual Live 'On Cinema' Oscar Special
  • The 4th Annual Live 'On Cinema' Oscar Special
  • The 1st Annual Live 'On Cinema' Oscar Special

'On Cinema' Oscar Specials Ranked

9 films

It's Christmas for Tinseltown, God willing, and the vicious hoax orchestrated by the Demoncrats won't stop us from celebrating some…

  • Miami Vice
  • Inland Empire
  • Colossal Youth
  • Still Life
  • Klimt

Best of 2006

30 films