a personal canon.

movies which meant something significant to me emotivelly. whether they have helped me out of a hard time defined a personal era of my life or i just deeply deeply adore them.

  • After Hours
  • Akira
  • Alita: Battle Angel
  • All That Heaven Allows
  • Beau Travail
  • Before I Fall
  • Before Sunset
  • Birth
  • Black Christmas
  • Blade Runner 2049
  • The Bridges of Madison County
  • Bringing Out the Dead
  • Carrie
  • Closet Monster
  • Collateral
  • Crimes of Passion
  • Dead Man's Shoes
  • Dog Day Afternoon
  • Dogfight
  • The Fog
  • Funeral Parade of Roses
  • Ginger Snaps
  • The Green Ray
  • Halloween II
  • Happy-Go-Lucky
  • His Girl Friday
  • Hoop Dreams
  • Ikiru
  • Julien Donkey-Boy
  • Kajillionaire
  • The Lighthouse
  • The Living End
  • Local Hero
  • The Long Day Closes
  • Love & Pop
  • Love Streams
  • The Matrix
  • Midnight Cowboy
  • Mikey and Nicky
  • Mommy
  • Moonlight
  • My Own Private Idaho
  • Mysterious Skin
  • New Rose Hotel
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy's Revenge
  • Notorious
  • Nowhere
  • Old Joy
  • One from the Heart
  • Out of the Blue
  • Pain and Glory
  • Paris Is Burning
  • Parting Glances
  • The Perks of Being a Wallflower
  • Phoenix
  • Point Break
  • Pulse
  • Punishment Park
  • Rebel Without a Cause
  • Rocketman
  • Safe
  • Secretary
  • The Servant
  • The Shop Around the Corner
  • Showgirls
  • Singin' in the Rain
  • Sleepaway Camp
  • The Slumber Party Massacre
  • Solaris
  • Speed Racer
  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
  • Spree
  • Star 80
  • Stop Making Sense
  • Strangers on a Train
  • Summer of Sam
  • The Swimmer
  • Swiss Army Man
  • The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
  • Trainspotting
  • Transit
  • Trust
  • Two Days, One Night
  • The Watermelon Woman
  • Weekend
  • When Harry Met Sally...
  • Whiplash