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  • Four Flies on Grey Velvet
  • The Third Man
  • Charade
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  • Stoker

PITCHCOCK: films that coulda/woulda/shoulda been pitched to Alfred Hitchcock

14 films

When a film has suspense people often say it’s ‘Hitchcockian’. I feel it’s unfair to compare every thriller to the…

  • Shaun of the Dead
  • Dawn of the Dead
  • One Cut of the Dead
  • Train to Busan
  • Day of the Dead
  • The Passion of Joan of Arc
  • Ordet
  • Day of Wrath
  • Vampyr
  • Pulp Fiction
  • Kwaidan
  • Chungking Express
  • Peppermint Candy
  • Dreams
  • The Human Condition I: No Greater Love
  • Shaun of the Dead
  • Return of the Jedi
  • The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
  • Toy Story 3

12 great trilogies

12 films

And my favourite of each

First five are pretty much tied TIER 2 6-9  TIER 3 10-12

  • She's Gotta Have It
  • The Handmaiden
  • The Graduate
  • Rushmore
  • Mean Girls

Love triangle+ cinema

11 films

Comment if I’ve missed some great love triangle or other sided shape film.

  • The Thing
  • Aliens
  • Shaun of the Dead
  • The Shining
  • Alien

Top 100 horrors

100 films

16 of them are genuinely scary. But all great of course 🙂

*the first 50 are in order, the rest…

  • Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring
  • 3-Iron
  • The Isle
  • Return of the Jedi
  • The Empire Strikes Back
  • Star Wars
  • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • The Royal Tenenbaums
  • Moonrise Kingdom
  • The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
  • Rushmore
  • Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives
  • V/H/S/2
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors
  • Dead Snow 2: Red vs. Dead
  • Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter

Surprisingly good horror sequels

14 films

Key word here is surprisingly. Mostly from otherwise crap franchises. These are the diamonds in the rough.

  • The Human Condition I: No Greater Love
  • The Human Condition III: A Soldier's Prayer
  • The Human Condition II: Road to Eternity
  • Hellraiser
  • Central Station