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Non-theatrical top 10 of 2017

10 films

The world of movie distribution is increasingly fragmented, to the point where many accomplished and important feature films never get…

  • Colossal
  • A Ghost Story
  • mother!
  • I, Tonya
  • Atomic Blonde

Top 10 of 2017

10 films

Final list as published in Las Vegas Weekly.

  • Heathers
  • The Big Lebowski
  • Rosemary's Baby
  • Fight Club
  • Batman

Favorite films

100 films

Compiled several years ago and probably due for an overhaul; it's been a long time since I've seen some of…

  • Hell or High Water
  • Green Room
  • Our Little Sister
  • Kubo and the Two Strings
  • 20th Century Women

Top 20 of 2016

20 films

Original top 10 list as published in Las Vegas Weekly, expanded to 20 because there are so many good movies…

  • Mistress America
  • Far from the Madding Crowd
  • Carol
  • While We're Young
  • It Follows

Top 10 of 2015

10 films

Original list as published in Las Vegas Weekly.

  • Blue Ruin
  • We Are the Best!
  • Boyhood
  • Ida
  • The Rover

Top 10 of 2014

10 films

Original list as published in Las Vegas Weekly.

  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  • Almost Famous
  • Zodiac
  • Before Sunset
  • About Schmidt

Top 25 of the 2000s

25 films

Original list as published in Las Vegas Weekly.

  • Mud
  • Like Someone in Love
  • Lore
  • Frances Ha
  • Stoker

Top 10 of 2013

10 films

Original list as published in Las Vegas Weekly.

  • Sound of My Voice
  • Argo
  • Silver Linings Playbook
  • The Dish & the Spoon
  • Anna Karenina

Top 10 of 2012

10 films

Original list as published in Las Vegas Weekly.

  • About Schmidt
  • Far from Heaven
  • Solaris
  • S1m0ne
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

Top 10 of 2002

10 films

My first year (well, half a year) reviewing movies professionally. List was compiled for Las Vegas Weekly but never published.

  • The Good Thief
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
  • Lost in Translation
  • Holes
  • Spider

Top 5 of 2003

5 films

Original list as published in Las Vegas Weekly. For some reason I was only allowed five picks this particular year.

  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  • Before Sunset
  • The Aviator
  • Spider-Man 2
  • The Dreamers

Top 10 of 2004

10 films

Original list, possibly not published in Las Vegas Weekly but compiled at the time.