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October 28, 2009

2000s – Best of Decade Top 100

Filed under: 2000s,Best of Decade — misterjiggy @ 3:20 am

TOP 100 – AUGHTS

Submitted in 2009 for a RTCD Refugees Poll.  Subject to future updating to reflect 2009 releases.  Titles in blue made the ultimate consensus list. Titles in purple did not make consensus list. Disclaimer – was subject to some self-imposed quotas (director, genre, etc.)

 

  1. THERE WILL BE BLOOD  [P.T. ANDERSON]
  2. DOGVILLE  [LARS VON TRIER]
  3. A CHRISTMAS TALE (Un Conte de Noël) [ARNAUD DESPLECHIN] 
  4. ETERNAL SUNSHINE OF THE SPOTLESS MIND  [MICHEL GONDRY]
  5. MULHOLLAND DRIVE  [DAVID LYNCH]
  6. CACHÉ (Hidden) [MICHAEL HANEKE]
  7. IN THE MOOD FOR LOVE (Fa yeung nin wa)  [WONG KAR-WAI] 
  8. NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN  [JOEL & ETHAN COEN]
  9. TALK TO HER (Hable con ella) [PEDRO ALMODÓVAR]
  10. ZODIAC  [DAVID FINCHER]
  11. AMÉLIE (Le Fabuleux destin d’Amélie Poulain)  [JEAN-PIERRE JEUNET]
  12. THE SQUID AND THE WHALE [NOAH BAUMBACH]]
  13. SYNECDOCHE, NEW YORK  [CHARLIE KAUFFMAN] 
  14. THE LIVES OF OTHERS (Das Leben der Anderen)  [FLORIAN HENCKEL VON DONNERSMARCK]
  15. THE QUEEN  [STEPHEN FREARS] 
  16. YOU CAN COUNT ON ME  [KENNETH LONERGAN]
  17. BRAND UPON THE BRAIN! [GUY MADDIN]
  18. THE ROYAL TENENBAUMS  [WES ANDERSON]
  19. SIDEWAYS [ALEXANDER PAYNE]
  20. FAR FROM HEAVEN  [TODD HAYNES]
  21. ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE: AI  [STEVEN SPIELBERG]
  22. 4 MONTHS, 3 WEEKS & 2 DAYS (4 luni, 3 saptamâni si 2 zile) [CRISTIAN MUNGIU] 
  23. BEFORE SUNSET  [RICHARD LINKLATER]
  24. ALL THE REAL GIRLS  [DAVID GORDON GREEN]
  25. ADAPTATION.  [SPIKE JONZE]
  26. THE ASSASSINATION OF JESSE JAMES BY THE COWARD ROBERT FORD  [ANDREW DOMINIK]
  27. THE DIVING BELL AND THE BUTTERFLY (Le Scaphandre et le papillon) [JULIAN SCHNABEL]
  28. THE NEW WORLD  [TERRENCE MALICK] 
  29. DANCER IN THE DARK  [LARS VON TRIER]
  30. INLAND EMPIRE  [DAVID LYNCH]
  31. PUNCH DRUNK LOVE  [P.T. ANDERSON]
  32. PARANOID PARK  [GUS VAN SANT]
  33. A HISTORY OF VIOLENCE [DAVID CRONENBERG]
  34. THE MANCHURIAN CANDIDATE [JONATHAN DEMME]
  35. GHOST WORLD  [TERRY ZWIGOFF]
  36. LOST IN TRANSLATION  [SOPHIA COPPOLA]
  37. REQUIEM FOR A DREAM  [DARREN ARONOVSKY]
  38. HEAD-ON  (Gergen die wand) [FATIH AKIN]
  39. MILLION DOLLAR BABY  [CLINT EASTWOOD]
  40. THE DARJEELING LIMITED  [WES ANDERSON]
  41. KILL BILL: VOL. 2  [QUENTIN TARANTINO]
  42. KINGS AND QUEEN (Rois et reine) [ARNAUD DESPLECHIN]
  43. Y TU MAMA TAMBIEN  [ALFONSO CUARÓN]
  44. UNBREAKABLE  [M.NIGHT SHYAMALAN]
  45. CHILDREN OF MEN  [ALFONSO CUARÓN]
  46. BRICK [RIAN JOHNSON]
  47. THE PRESTIGE  [CHISTOPHER NOLAN]
  48. 25TH HOUR  [SPIKE LEE]
  49. BURN AFTER READING  [JOEL & ETHAN COEN]
  50. BORAT: CULTURAL LEARNINGS OF AMERICA FOR MAKE BENEFIT GLORIOUS NATION OF KAZAKHSTAN  [LARRY CHARLES]
  51. THE DEPARTED  [MARTIN SCORSESE]
  52. THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON [DAVID FINCHER]
  53. MY WINNIPEG  [GUY MADDIN]
  54. GOOD BYE LENIN!  [WOLFGANG BECKER]
  55. MEMENTO  [CHRISTOPHER NOLAN]
  56. FRIDAY NIGHT (Vendredi Soir)  [CLAIRE DENIS]
  57. TIME OUT (L’Emploi du temps) [LAURENT CANTET] 
  58. GRINDHOUSE  [ROBERT RODRIGUEZ & QUENTIN TARANTINO]
  59. MASTER AND COMMANDER: THE FAR SIDE OF THE WORLD  [PETER WEIR]
  60. COLLATERAL [MICHAEL MANN]
  61. THE SCIENCE OF SLEEP (La Science des rêves) [MICHEL GONDRY]
  62. MICHAEL CLAYTON  [TONY GILROY]
  63. LETTERS FROM IWO JIMA  [CLINT EASTWOOD]
  64. WAR OF THE WORLDS  [STEVEN SPIELBERG]
  65. THE LIFE AQUATIC WITH STEVE ZISSOU [WES ANDERSON]
  66. WONDER BOYS  [CURTIS HANSON]
  67. THE HOUSE OF MIRTH  [TERRENCE DAVIES]
  68. KILL BILL: VOL. 1  [QUENTIN TARANTINO]
  69. BAD EDUCATION (La Mala educación)  [PEDRO ALMODÓVAR] 
  70. HOUSE OF SAND AND FOG  [VADIM PERELMAN]
  71. BROKEN FLOWERS [JIM JARMUSCH]
  72. AFTER THE WEDDING (Efter brylluppet)  [SUSANNE BIER]
  73. RAISING VICTOR VARGAS  [PETER SOLLETT]
  74. YI YI (aka A One and a Two) [EDWARD YANG]
  75. THE AVIATOR [MARTIN SCORSESE]
  76. SCHOOL OF ROCK  [RICHARD LINKLATER]
  77. HAPPY-GO-LUCKY  [MIKE LEIGH]
  78. BEFORE THE DEVIL KNOWS YOU’RE DEAD  [SIDNEY LUMET]
  79. THE EDGE OF HEAVEN (Auf der anderen Seite)  [FATIH AKIN]
  80. GONE BABY GONE  [BEN AFFLECK]
  81. MARGOT AT THE WEDDING  [NOAH BAUMBACH]
  82. L’ENFANT  [JEAN-PIERRE DARDENNE & LUC DARDENNE]
  83. MOULIN ROUGE!  [BAZ LUHRMANN]
  84. I ♥ HUCKABEES  [DAVID O. RUSSELL]
  85. OLDBOY  [CHAN-WOOK PARK]
  86. GOOD  NIGHT, AND GOOD  LUCK [GEORGE CLOONEY]
  87. ABOUT SCHMIDT  [ALEXANDER PAYNE]
  88. PANIC ROOM  [DAVID FINCHER]
  89. THE PIANIST  [ROMAN POLANSKI]
  90. MORVERN CALLAR  [LYNNE RAMSAY]
  91. KEANE  [LODGE KERRIGAN]
  92. ELEPHANT  [GUS VAN SANT]
  93. CAPTURING THE FRIEDMANS  [ANDREW JARECKI]
  94. WAKING LIFE  [RICHARD LINKLATER]
  95. MUNICH [STEVEN SPIELBERG]
  96. THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING  [PETER JACKSON]
  97. A VERY LONG ENGAGEMENT (Un Long dimanche de fiancailles) [JEAN-PIERRE JEUNET]
  98. GEORGE WASHINGTON  [DAVID GORDON GREEN]
  99. THE TRACEY FRAGMENTS  [BRUCE MACDONALD]
  100. THE INCREDIBLES [BRAD BIRD]

 

 

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October 27, 2009

1990s – Best of Decade Top 100

Filed under: 1990s,Best of Decade — misterjiggy @ 2:22 am

TOP 100 – NINETIES

Submitted in 2009 in response to a RTCD Refugees Best of Decade poll.  Titles in blue made the ultimate consensus list and the number to the right of the title rflects actual placement on consensus list. Titles in purple did not make consensus list.  Disclaimer – my submission was subject to certain self imposed quotas on director, genre, etc.

  1. RUSHMORE  [WES ANDERSON] (# 4)
  2. SE7EN  [DAVID FINCHER] (# 15)
  3. BOOGIE NIGHTS  [PAUL THOMAS ANDERSON] (# 12)
  4. MILLER’S CROSSING  [JOEL COEN] (# 20)
  5. SHORT CUTS  [ROBERT ALTMAN] (# 18)
  6. GOODFELLAS  [MARTIN SCORCESE] (# 2)
  7. HAPPINESS   [TODD SOLONDZ] (# 82)
  8. THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS  [JONATHAN DEMME] (# 23)
  9. ELECTION  [ALEXANDER PAYNE] (# 31)
  10. UNFORGIVEN  [CLINT EASTWOOD] (#8)
  11. BEING JOHN MALKOVICH  [SPIKE JONZE] (# 34)
  12. PULP FICTION  [QUENTIN TARANTINO] (# 1)
  13. FARGO  [JOEL COEN] (# 3)
  14. UNDERGROUND  [EMIR KUSTURICA] (# 65)
  15. MAGNOLIA  [PAUL THOMAS ANDERSON] (# 6)
  16. THREE COLORS: BLUE (Trois couleurs: Bleu)  [KRZYSZTOF KIESLOWSKI] (# 32)
  17. HUSBANDS AND WIVES  [WOODY ALLEN]
  18. LONE STAR  [JOHN SAYLES] (# 53)
  19. CLOCKERS  [SPIKE LEE]
  20. LA CÉRÉMONIE  [CLAUDE CHABROL]  (# 91)
  21. THE THIN RED LINE  [TERRENCE MALICK] (# 28)
  22. BREAKING THE WAVES  [LARS VON TRIER] (# 35)
  23. SIX DEGREES OF SEPARATION  [FRED SCHEPISI]
  24. FIGHT CLUB  [DAVID FINCHER] (# 17)
  25. FEARLESS  [PETER WEIR]
  26. LA HAINE (Hate) [MATHIEU KASSOVITZ] (# 61)
  27. THE SIXTH SENSE   [M.NIGHT SHYAMALAN]
  28. ROSETTA  [JEAN-PIERRE DARDENNE & LUC DARDENNE]
  29. QUIZ SHOW  [ROBERT REDFORD] (# 83)
  30. THE SWEET HEREAFTER  [ATOM EGOYAN] (# 26)
  31. L.A. CONFIDENTIAL  [CURTIS HANSON] (# 13)
  32. BULLETS OVER BROADWAY  [WOODY ALLEN]
  33. CHUNGKING EXPRESS  [WONG KAR-WAI] (# 30)
  34. WILD REEDS (Les Roseaux sauvages)  [ANDRÉ TÉCHINÉ]
  35. GET SHORTY  [BARRY SONNENFELD]
  36. BITTER MOON  [ROMAN POLANSKI]
  37. THE PLAYER  [ROBERT ALTMAN] (# 21)
  38. THE REMAINS OF THE DAY  [JAMES IVORY]  (# 89)
  39. THE PIANO  [JANE CAMPION]
  40. GROUNDHOG DAY  [HAROLD RAMIS] (# 29)
  41. FLIRTING WITH DISASTER  [DAVID O. RUSSELL]
  42. SECRETS AND LIES  [MIKE LEIGH] (# 69)
  43. THE TRUMAN SHOW  [PETER WEIR] (# 51)
  44. HANA-BI (Fireworks)  [TAKESHI KITANO] (# 66)
  45. FUNNY GAMES  [MICHAEL HANEKE]  (# 93)
  46. THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION  [FRANK DARABONT] (# 49)
  47. THREE COLORS: RED  [KRZYSZTOF KIESLOWSKI]  (# 38)
  48. IN THE COMPANY OF MEN  [NEIL LABUTE] (# 67)
  49. EYES WIDE SHUT  [STANLEY KUBRICK] (# 5)
  50. SCHINDLER’S LIST  [STEVEN SPIELBERG] (# 7)
  51. SENSE AND SENSIBILITY  [ANG LEE]
  52. 12 MONKEYS  [TERRY GILLIAM] (# 47)
  53. RUN LOLA RUN (Lola rennt)  [TOM TYKWER] (# 76)
  54. THE STRAIGHT STORY  [DAVID LYNCH] (# 14)
  55. THE HUDSUCKER PROXY [JOEL COEN]
  56. JACKIE BROWN  [QUENTIN TARANTINO] (# 25)
  57. INSOMNIA  [ERIK SKJOLDBJÆRG]
  58. CRUMB  [TERRY ZWIGOFF] (# 27)
  59. TOY STORY  [JOHN LASSETER] (# 42)
  60. A SIMPLE PLAN   [SAM RAIMI] (# 95)
  61. BLACK CAT, WHITE CAT (Crna macka, beli macor)  [EMIR KUSTURICA]
  62. DEAD MAN WALKING  [TIM ROBBINS]
  63. THE TALENTED MR. RIPLEY  [ANTHONY MINGHELLA] (# 75)
  64. FUCKING ǺMǺL (aka Show Me Love)  [LUKAS MOODYSSON] (# 87)
  65. THE INSIDER   [MICHAEL MANN] (# 16)
  66. TERMINATOR 2: JUDGEMENT DAY  [JAMES CAMERON] (# 40)
  67. BEAU TRAVAIL  [CLAIRE DENIS] (# 79)
  68. BEFORE SUNRISE  [RICHARD LINKLATER] (# 9)
  69. EVERYBODY’S FINE (Stanno tutti bene)  [GIUSEPPE TORNATORE]
  70. EXOTICA  [ATOM EGOYAN] (# 56)
  71. GATTACA  [ANDREW NICOL]
  72. TITANIC  [JAMES CAMERON]
  73. LE CONFESSIONNAL  [ROBERT LEPAGE]
  74. TRAINSPOTTING  [DANNY BOYLE] (# 50) 
  75. FORREST GUMP  [ROBERT ZEMECKIS]
  76. SAFE  [TODD HAYNES] (# 48)
  77. RAISE THE RED LANTERN (Da hong deng long gao gao gua) [ZHANG YIMOU] (# 55)
  78. SAVING PRIVATE RYAN   [STEVEN SPIELBERG] (# 37)
  79. TIE ME UP! TIE ME DOWN! (¡Átame!)  [PEDRO ALMODÓVAR]
  80. THE LAST DAYS OF DISCO  [WHIT STILLMAN]
  81. GOOD WILL HUNTING  [GUS VAN SANT]
  82. CAPE FEAR  [MARTIN SCORSESE]
  83. DEAD MAN  [JIM JARMUSCH] (# 62)
  84. BARTON FINK  [JOEL COEN] (# 46)
  85. BUFFALO ’66  [VINCENT GALLO]
  86. THE USUAL SUSPECTS  [BRYAN SINGER
  87. THE DREAMLIFE OF ANGELS (LaVie rêvée des anges) [ERICK ZONCA]
  88. COP LAND  [JAMES MANGOLD]
  89. THE DOUBLE LIFE OF VERONIQUE (La Double vie de Véronique)  [KRZYSZTOF KIESLOWSKI]
  90. CITY OF HOPE  [JOHN SAYLES]
  91. THE ICE STORM  [ANG LEE]
  92. DAYS OF BEING WILD (A Fei jing juen) [WONG KAR-WAI]
  93. THE AGE OF INNOCENCE  [MARTIN SCORCESE] (# 86)
  94. EUROPA (Zentropa)  [LARS VON TIER]
  95. WELCOME TO THE DOLLHOUSE  [TODD SOLONDZ] (# 98)
  96. SLING BLADE  [BILLY BOB THORTON] (# 85)
  97. DAZED AND CONFUSED  [RICHARD LINKLATER] (# 24)
  98. CLOSE-UP  (Nema-ye Nazdik)  [ABBAS KIAROSTAMI]
  99. THE BIG LEBOWSKI  [JOEL COEN] (# 10)
  100. LA PROMMESSE  [JEAN-PIERRE DARDENNE & LUC DARDENNE]

 

October 22, 2009

1980s – Best of Decade Top 100

Filed under: 1980s,Best of Decade — misterjiggy @ 10:26 pm

TOP 100 – EIGHTIES

Submitted 2010 in response to a RTCD Refugees Best of Decade poll.  Titles in blue made the ultimate consensus list. Titles in purple did not make consensus list.  Disclaimer – my submission was subject to certain self imposed quotas on director, genre, etc.

  1. DO THE RIGHT THING  [SPIKE LEE]  (1989)
  2. BLUE VELVET  [DAVID LYNCH]  (1986)
  3. E.T. THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL  [STEVEN SPIELBERG]  (1982)
  4. CRIMES AND MISDEMEANORS  [WOODY ALLEN]  (1989)
  5. THE RIGHT STUFF  [PHILIP KAUFMAN]  (1983)
  6. THE SHINING  [STANLEY KUBRICK] (1980) 
  7. THE VANISHING (Spoorloos)  [GEORGE SLUIZER]  (1988)
  8. RAISING ARIZONA  [JOEL COEN]  (1987)
  9. VERONIKA VOSS (Die Sehnsucht der Veronika Voss)  [RAINER WERNER FASSBINDER]  (1982)
  10. THE VERDICT  [SIDNEY LUMET]  (1982)
  11. THE PURPLE ROSE OF CAIRO  [WOODY ALLEN]  (1985)
  12. LE RAYON VERT (The Green Ray) (Summer) [ERIC ROHMER] (1986)
  13. THE ROAD WARRIOR  [GEORGE MILLER]  (1981)
  14. FITZCARRALDO  [WERNER HERZOG]  (1982)
  15. ALIENS  [JAMES CAMERON]  (1986)
  16. FANNY AND ALEXANDER (Fanny och Alexander)  [INGMAR BERGMAN]  (1982)
  17. CINEMA PARADISO (Nuovo cinema paradise)  [GIUSEPPE TORNATORE] (1989)
  18. BODY HEAT  [LAWRENCE KASDEN]  (1981)
  19. EMPIRE OF THE SUN  [STEVEN SPIELBERG] (1987)
  20. DANGEROUS LIASONS  [STEPHEN FREARS] (1988)
  21. HEATHERS  [MICHAEL LEHMANN] (1989)
  22. THE BALLAD OF NARAYAMA (Narayama bushiko)  [SHOHEI IMAMURA] (1983)
  23. DRUGSTORE COWBOY  [GUS VAN SANT] (1989)
  24. JEAN DE FLORETTE  [CLAUDE BERRI] (1986)
  25. ZELIG  [WOODY ALLEN]  (1983)
  26. BLADE RUNNER  [RIDLEY SCOTT]  (1982)
  27. THE NIGHT OF THE SHOOTING STARS (La Notte di San Lorenzo)  [PAOLO TAVIANI & VITTORIO TAVIANI]  (1982)
  28. THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK  [IRVING KERSHNER] (1980)
  29. ONCE UPON A TIME IN AMERICA  [SERGIO LEONE]  (1984)
  30. CONFIDENTIALLY YOURS (Vivement dimanche!) (Finally, Sunday) [FRANÇOIS TRUFFAUT]  (1983)
  31. BLOOD SIMPLE  [JOEL COEN]  (1984)
  32. SEX, LIES AND VIDEOTAPE  [STEVEN SODERBERGH]  (1989)
  33. BLACK RAIN (Kuroi ama) [SHOHEI IMAMURA]  (1989)
  34. PARIS, TEXAS  [WIM WENDERS]  (1984)
  35. THE ELEPHANT MAN  [DAVID LYNCH] (1980)
  36. EL NORTE [GREGORY NAVA]  (1983)
  37. JESUS OF MONTREAL (Jésus de Montréal)  [DENYS ARCAND]  (1989)
  38. RADIO DAYS  [WOODY ALLEN] (1987)
  39. VAGABOND (Sans toit ni loi)  [AGNÈS VARDA]  (1985)
  40. SAY ANYTHING…  [CAMERON CROWE]  (1989)
  41. RAGING BULL  [MARTIN SCORSESE]  (1980)
  42. BACK TO THE FUTURE  [ROBERT ZEMEKIS]  (1985)
  43. MONSIEUR HIRE  [PATRICE LECONTE]  (1989)
  44. HANNAH AND HER SISTERS  [WOODY ALLEN] (1986)
  45. BLOW OUT  [BRIAN DE PALMA] (1981)
  46. CUTTER’S WAY (Cutter and Bone)  [IVAN PASSER] (1981)
  47. SUPERMAN II  [RICHARD LESTER] (1980)
  48. COUP DE TORCHON (Clean Slate)  [BERTRAND TAVERNIER] (1981)
  49. POLTERGEIST  [TOBE HOOPER] (1982)
  50. THE FABULOUS BAKER BOYS  [STEVE KLOVES] (1989)
  51. FULL METAL JACKET  [STANLEY KUBRICK] (1987)
  52. RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK  [STEVEN SPIELBERG] (1981)
  53. ANOTHER WOMAN  [WOODY ALLEN] (1988)
  54. THE GEISHA (Yokiro)  [HIDEO GOSHA] (1983)
  55. AFTER HOURS  [MARTIN SCORSESE] (1985)
  56. SOMETHING WILD  [JONATHAN DEMME] (1986)
  57. RAN  [AKIRA KUROSAWA] (1985)
  58. LOLA  [RAINER WERNER FASSBINDER] (1981)
  59. VICTOR/VICTORIA  [BLAKE EDWARDS] (1982)
  60. TAMPOPO  [JUZO ITAMI] (1985)
  61. NOTRE HISTOIRE (Our Story) (Separate Rooms) [BERTRAND BLIER] (1984)
  62. THE LAST EMPEROR  [BERNARDO BERTOLUCCI] (1987)
  63. LOCAL HERO [BILL FORSYTH] (1982)
  64. DIE HARD  [JOHN MCTIERNAN] (1988)
  65. MATEWAN  [JOHN SAYLES] (1987)
  66. SALAAM BOMBAY!  [MIRA NAIR] (1988)
  67. THE FLAMINGO KID  [GARY MARSHALL] (1984)
  68. THE AVIATOR’S WIFE (La Femme de l’aviateur) [ERIC ROHMER] (1981)
  69. MY FAVORITE YEAR  [RICHARD BENJAMIN] (1982)
  70. DINER  [BARRY LEVINSON] (1982)
  71. MELVIN AND HOWARD  [JONATHAN DEMME] (1980)
  72. COME AND SEE  [ELEM KLIMOV] (1985)
  73. WITNESS  [PETER WEIR] (1985)
  74. WHEN HARRY MET SALLY…  [ROB REINER] (1989)
  75. REDS  [WARRE N BEATTY] (1981)
  76. WOMEN ON THE VERGE OF A NERVOUS BREAKDOWN (Mujeres al borde de un ataque de …) [PED. ALMODÓVAR] (1988)
  77. A CHRISTMAS STORY  [BOB CLARK] (1983)
  78. BULL DURHAM  [RON SHELTON] (1988)
  79. DOWN BY LAW  [JIM JARMUSCH] (1986)
  80. KAGEMUSHA  [AKIRA KUROSAWA] (1980)
  81. AIRPLANE!   [JIM ABRAHAMS, DAVID ZUCKER & JERRY ZUCKER] (1980)
  82. SHE’S GOTTA HAVE IT  [SPIKE LEE] (1986)
  83. AND THE SHIP SAILS ON (E la nave va)  [FEDERICO FELLINI] (1983)
  84. GALLIPOLI  [PETER WEIR] (1981)
  85. SHADOWS IN PARADISE (Varjoja paratiisissa) [AKI KAURISMÄKI] (1986)
  86. THIS IS SPINAL TAP  [ROB REINER] (1984)
  87. TOOTSIE  [SYDNEY POLLACK] (1982)
  88. À NOS AMOURS (To Our Loves)  [MAURICE PIALAT] (1983)
  89. FERRIS BUELLER’S DAY OFF  [JOHN HUGHES] (1986)
  90. THE BIG RED ONE  [SAMUEL FULLER] (1980)
  91. MISSING  [COSTA-GAVRAS] (1982)
  92. AMADEUS  [MILOS FORMAN] (1984)
  93. STORY OF WOMEN (Une affaire de femmes)  [CLAUDE CHABROL] (1988)
  94. THE SEVENTH CONTINENT (Der Siebente Kontinent)  [MICHAEL HANEKE] (1989)
  95. WINGS OF DESIRE (Der Himmel über Berlin)  [WIM WENDERS] (1987)
  96. THE THING  [JOHN CARPENTER] (1982)
  97. DAS BOOT  [WOLFGANG PETERSEN] (1981)
  98. MY NEIGHBOR TOTORO (Tonari no Tortoro) [HAYAO MIYAZAKI] (1988)
  99. ROGER & ME  [MICHAEL MOORE] (1989)
  100. TANNER ’88  [ROBERT ALTMAN] (1988)

October 19, 2009

1970s – Best of Decade Top 100

Filed under: 1970s,Best of Decade — misterjiggy @ 5:25 pm

TOP 100 – SEVENTIES

Submitted 2010 in response to a RTCD Refugees Best of Decade poll.  Number to the far right of titles in blue reflects the ultimate consensus placement in the poll results. Titles in purple did not make consensus list.  Disclaimer – my submission was subject to certain self imposed quotas on director, genre, etc.

 

  1. THE LAST PICTURE SHOW  [PETER BOGDANOVICH] (1971) (#11)
  2. CHINATOWN  [ROMAN POLANSKI] (1974) (#3)
  3. THE CONFORMIST (Il Conformista) [BERNARDO BERTOLUCCI] (1970) ) (#44)
  4. BARRY LYNDON  [STANLEY KUBRICK] (1975) ) (#15)
  5. MANHATTAN  [WOODY ALLEN] (1979)  (#12)
  6. THE GODFATHER  [FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA] (1972) (#7)
  7. AMERICAN GRAFFITI  [GEORGE LUCAS]  (1973) (# 43)
  8. TAXI DRIVER  [MARTIN SCORSESE] (1976) (#1)
  9. NASHVILLE  [ROBERT ALTMAN] ) (#16)
  10. THE CEREMONY (Gishiki) [NAGISA OSHIMA] (1971)
  11. BADLANDS  [TERRENCE MALICK] (1973) ) (#14)
  12. JAWS  [STEVEN SPIELBERG] (1975) (#6)
  13. CLAIRE’S KNEE (Le Genou de Claire)  [ERIC ROHMER] (1970) (# 63)
  14. THE CONVERSATION  [FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA] (1974) (#4)
  15. CRÍA CUERVOS  [CARLOS SAURA] (1976)
  16. THE GODFATHER PART TWO  [FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA] (1974) (#9)
  17. LITTLE BIG MAN  [ARTHUR PENN] (1970)
  18. ALI: FEAR EATS THE SOUL (Angst essen Seele auf)  [RAINER WERNER FASSBINDER] (1974) (# 38)
  19. CELINE AND JULIE GO BOATING (Céline et Julie vont en bateau) [JACQUES RIVETTE] (1974) (# 59)
  20. ANNIE HALL  [WOODY ALLEN] (1977) ) (#13)
  21. THE LONG GOODBYE  [ROBERT ALTMAN] (1973) (# 33)
  22. SCENES FROM A MARRIAGE (Scener ur ett äktenskap) [INGMAR BERGMAN] (1973) (# 61)
  23. AMARCORD  [FEDERICO FELLINI] (1973) (# 70)
  24. THE MIDDLEMAN (Jana Aranya)  [SATYAJIT RAY] (1976)
  25. APOCALYPSE NOW  [FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA] (1979) (#2)
  26. PAPER MOON  [PETER BOGDANOVICH] (1973)
  27. DAYS OF HEAVEN  [TERRENCE MALICK] (1978) (# 45)
  28. A WOMAN UNDER THE INFLUENCE  [JOHN CASSAVETES] (1974) (# 31)
  29. SLAUGHTERHOUSE FIVE  [GEORGE ROY HILL] (1972) (# 81)
  30. LENNY  [BOB FOSSE] (1974) (# 83)
  31. CARNAL KNOWLEDGE  [MIKE NICHOLS] (1971)
  32. 3 WOMEN [ROBERT ALTMAN] (1977) (# 60)
  33. STAR WARS  [GEORGE LUCAS] (1977) (# 30)
  34. ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO’S NEST  [MILOS FORMAN] (1975) (# 34)
  35. THE EMIGRANTS (Utvandrarna)  [JAN TROELL] (1971)
  36. McCABE & MRS. MILLER  [ROBERT ALTMAN] (1971) ) (#18)
  37. MON ONCLE ANTOINE [CLAUDE JUTRA]  (1971)
  38. KILLER OF SHEEP  [CHARLES BURNETT] (1977) (# 24)
  39. STRAW DOGS  [SAM PECKINPAH] (1971) (# 22)
  40. WALKABOUT  [NICOLAS ROEG] (1971) (# 79)
  41. KES  [KENNETH LOACH] (UK) (1970)
  42. THAT OBSCURE OBJECT OF DESIRE (Cet obscur objet du désir)  [LUIS BUÑUEL] (1977) (# 74)
  43. THE MARRIAGE OF MARIA BRAUN  (Die Ehe der Maria Braun)  [RAINER WERNER FASSBINDER] (1979)
  44. TESS  [ROMAN POLANSKI] (1979)
  45. MURMUR OF THE HEART  [LOUIS MALLE] (1971)
  46. DELIVERANCE  [JOHN BOORMAN] (1972) (# 29)
  47. INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS  [PHILIP KAUFMAN] (1978)
  48. A CLOCKWORK ORANGE  [STANLEY KUBRICK] (1971) ( #10)
  49. NETWORK  [SIDNEY LUMET] (1976) (# 55)
  50. AGUIRRE: THE WRATH OF GOD (Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes)  [WERNER HERZOG] (1973) (#8)
  51. THE TIN DRUM (Die Blechtrommel) [VOLKER SCHLÖNDORFF] (1979)
  52. THE BLACK STALLION  [CARROLL BALLARD] (1979)
  53. SEVEN BEAUTIES (Pasqualino Settbelleze)  [LINA WERTMÜLLER] (1976)
  54. ALIEN  [RIDLEY SCOTT] (1979) (#5)
  55. THE WILD CHILD (L’Enfant sauvage)  [FRANÇOIS TRUFFAUT] (1970)
  56. THE EXORCIST  [WILLIAM FRIEDKIN] (1973) (# 21)
  57. THE MOTHER AND THE WHORE  (La Maman et la putain) [JEAN EUSTACHE] (1973)
  58. IN A YEAR WITH 13 MOONS (In einem Jahr mit 13 Moden)  [RAINER WERNER FASSBINDER] (1978)
  59. AVANTI! [BILLY WILDER] (1972)
  60. LE CERCLE ROUGE [JEAN-PIERRE MELVILLE] (1970) (# 86)
  61. THE THIRD PART OF THE NIGHT (Trzecia czesc nocy) [ANDRZEJ ZULAWSKI] (1971)
  62. LES CHOSES DE LA VIE (The Things in Life) [CLAUDE SAUTET] (1970)
  63. LAST TANGO IN PARIS  [BERNARDO BERTOLUCCI] (1972)
  64. SCARECROW  [JERRY SCHATZBERG] (1973)
  65. THE ASCENT (Voskhozhdeniye) [LARISA SHEPITKO] (1977)
  66. SWEPT AWAY…BY AN UNUSUAL DESTINY IN THE BLUE SEA OF AUGUST [LINA WERTMÜLLER] (1974)
  67. NIGHT MOVES  [ARTHUR PENN] (1975)
  68. TWO LANE BLACKTOP  [MONTE HELLMAN] (1971)
  69. THE DISCREET CHARM OF THE BOURGEOISIE  [LUIS BUÑUEL] (1972) (# 51)
  70. SOLARIS (Solyaris)  [ANDREI TARKOVSKY] (1972) (# 28)
  71. THE FRIENDS OF EDDIE COYLE  [PETER YATES] (1973)
  72. TAKING OFF  [MILOS FORMAN] (1971)
  73. NATIONAL LAMPOON’S ANIMAL HOUSE  [JOHN LANDIS] (1978) (# 73)
  74. WHO’LL STOP THE RAIN  [KAREL REISZ] (1978)
  75. CALIFORNIA SPLIT  [ROBERT ALTMAN] (1974) (# 99)
  76. THE OUTLAW JOSEY WALES  [CLINT EASTWOOD] (1976)
  77. MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL  [TERRY GILLIAM & TERRY JONES] (1975) (# 29)
  78. CABARET  [BOB FOSSE] (1972)
  79. MONSIEUR KLEIN (Mr. Klein)  [JOSEPH LOSEY] (1976)
  80. BAD COMPANY  [ROBERT BENTON] (1972)
  81. THE ICEMAN COMETH  [JOHN FRANKENHEIMER] (1973)
  82. LITTLE MURDERS  [ALAN ARKIN] (1971)
  83. OPENING NIGHT  [JOHN CASSAVETES] (1977)
  84. GET CARTER  [MIKE HODGES] (1971)
  85. CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND  [STEVEN SPIELBERG] (1978) (# 39)
  86. LACOMBE, LUCIEN  [LOUIS MALLE] (1974)
  87. DOG DAY AFTERNOON  [SIDNEY LUMET] (1975) (# 23)
  88. MEAN STREETS  [MARTIN SCORSESE] (1973) (# 50)
  89. FAT CITY  [JOHN HUSTON] (1972)
  90. ROCKY  [JOHN AVILDSEN] (1976) (# 80)
  91. SORCERER  [WILLIAM FRIEDKIN] (1977)
  92. HAROLD AND MAUDE  [HAL ASHBY] (1971) (# 96)
  93. VENGEANCE IS MINE  (Fukushû suruwa wareniari)  [SHOHEI IMAMURA] (1979)
  94. STROSZEK  [WERNER HERZOG] (1977) (# 54)
  95. KLUTE  [ALAN J. PAKULA] (1971)
  96. HARLAN COUNTY, U.S.A. [BARBARA KOPPLE] (1976) (# 37)
  97. CRIES AND WHISPERS (Viskningar och rop)  [INGMAR BERGMAN] (1972) (# 35)
  98. JEANNE DIELMAN, 23QUAI DU COMMERCE, 1080 BRUXELLES [CHANTAL AKERMAN] (1975) (# 72)
  99. BLUE COLLAR  [PAUL SCHRADER] (1978)
  100. SMILE  [MICHAEL RITCHIE] (1975)

1960s – Best of Decade Top 100

Filed under: 1960s,Best of Decade — misterjiggy @ 12:20 am

TOP 100 – SIXTIES

Submitted 2010 in response to a RTCD Refugees Best of Decade poll.  Number to the far right of titles in blue reflects the ultimate consensus placement in the poll results. Titles in purple did not make consensus list.  Disclaimer – my submission was subject to certain self imposed quotas on director, genre, etc.


  1. 8½ (Otto e mezzo) [FEDERICO FELLINI] (1963) (# 2)
  2. ROSEMARY’S BABY  [ROMAN POLANSKI] (1968) (# 17)
  3. PERSONA  [INGMAR BERGMAN] (1966) (# 4)
  4. JULES AND JIM  [FRANÇOIS TRUFFAUT] (1962) (# 40)
  5. THE GRADUATE  [MIKE NICHOLS] (1967) (# 21)
  6. HUD  [MARTIN RITT] (1962) (# 36)
  7. CHARULATA (The Lonely Wife)  [SATYAJIT RAY] (1964) (# 89)
  8. WOMAN IN THE DUNES (Suna no onna)  [HIROSHI TESHIGAHARA] (1964) (# 6)
  9. IN COLD BLOOD  [RICHARD BROOKS] (1967) (# 67)
  10. THE MANCHURIAN CANDIDATE  [JOHN FRANKENHEIMER] (1962) (# 10)
  11. TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD  [ROBERT MULLIGAN] (1962) (# 46)
  12. ADVISE & CONSENT  [OTTO PREMINGER] (1962) (# 72)
  13. HARAKIRI (Seppuku)  [MASAKI KOBAYASHI] (1962)
  14. MARNIE  [ALFRED HITHCOCK] (1964) (# 50)
  15. L’AVVENTURA  [MICHELANGELO ANTONIONI] (1960) (# 9)
  16. THROUGH A GLASS DARKLY (Såsom i en spegel)  [INGMAR BERGMAN] (1961) (# 32)
  17. IL POSTO  [ERMANNO OLMI] (1961) (# 96)
  18. BILLY LIAR  [JOHN SCHLESINGER] (1963)
  19. CLÉO FROM 5 TO 7 (Cléo de 5 à 7)  [AGNÈS VARDA] (1961) (# 88)
  20. PSYCHO  [ALFRED HITCHCOCK] (1960) (# 3)
  21. THE PROFOUND DESIRE OF THE GODS (Kamigami no Fukaki Yokubo)  [SHOHEI IMAMURA] (1968)
  22. WHEN A WOMAN ASCENDS THE STAIRS (Onna ga kaidan o agaru toki)  [MIKIO NARUSE] (1960) (# 24)
  23. THE WILD BUNCH  [SAM PECKINPAH] (1969) (#14)
  24. SHOOT THE PIANO PLAYER (Tirez sur le pianiste) [FRANÇOIS TRUFFAUT] (1960) (# 60)
  25. LOVES OF A BLONDE (Lásky jedné plavovlásky) [MILOS FORMAN] (1965) (# 76)
  26. MANJI  [YASUZO MASUMURA] (1964)
  27. KNIFE IN THE WATER (Nóz w wodzie)  [ROMAN POLANSKI] (1962) (# 74)
  28. SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY MORNING  [KAREL REISZ] (1960)
  29. THE EXTERMINATING ANGEL (El Ángel exterminador)  [LUIS BUÑUEL] (1962) (# 20)
  30. DEATH BY HANGING (Koshikei) [NAGISA OSHIMA] (1968)
  31. ARMY OF SHADOWS (L’ Armée des ombres) [JEAN-PIERRE MELVILLE] (1969) (# 37)
  32. THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY (Il Buono, il brutto, il cativo)  [SERGIO LEONE] (1966) (# 7)
  33. ONIBABA  [KANETO SHINDÔ] (1964)
  34. SECONDS  [JOHN FRANKENHEIMER] (1966) (# 30)
  35. THEY SHOOT HORSES, DON’T THEY?  [SYDNEY POLLACK] (1969) (#77)
  36. INTENTIONS OF MURDER (Akai satsui) [SHOHEI IMAMURA] (1964)
  37. THE SHOP ON MAIN STREET (Obchod na korze)  [JAN KÁDÁR AND ELMAR KLOS] (1965) (# 78)
  38. DOCTOR ZHIVAGO  [DAVID LEAN] (1965) (# 106)
  39. LES BONNES FEMMES  [CLAUDE CHABROL] (1960)
  40. LA DOLCE VITA  [FEDERICO FELLINI] (1960) (# 26)
  41. THE BATTLE OF ALGIERS (La Battaglia di Algeri)  [GILLO PONTECORVO] (1966) (# 18)
  42. POINT BLANK  [JOHN BOORMAN] (1967) (# 25)
  43. I AM CUBA (Soy Cuba/Ya Kuba)  [MIKHAIL KALATOZOV] (1964) (# 56)
  44. SEDUCED AND ABANDONED (Sedotta e abbandonata)  [PIETRO GERMI] (1964)
  45. THE NAKED KISS  [SAMUEL FULLER]  (1964) (# 105)
  46. THE APARTMENT  [BILLY WILDER] (1960) (# 29)
  47. STORY OF A PROSTITUTE (Shunpu den)  [SEIJUN SUZUKI] (1965)
  48. THE LEOPARD (Il Gattopardo) [LUCHINO VISCONTI] (1963) (# 68)
  49. THE UMBRELLAS OF CHERBOURG (Les Parapluies de Cherbourg)  [JACQUES DEMY] (1964)\ (# 23)
  50. ANDREI RUBLEV (Andrei Rublyov)  [ANDREI TARKOVSKY] (1969) (# 19)
  51. 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY  [STANLEY KUBRICK] (1968) (# 1)
  52. MY NIGHT AT MAUD’S (Ma nuit chez Maud)  [ERIC ROHMER] (1969) (# 45)
  53. STRANGERS WHEN WE MEET  [RICHARD QUINE] (1960) (# 95)
  54. Z  [COSTA-GAVRAS] (1969) (# 90)
  55. IN THE HEAT OF THE NIGHT  [NORMAN JEWISON] (1967) (# 85)
  56. LOLITA  [STANLEY KUBRICK] (1962) (# 71)
  57. VALLEY OF THE BEES (Udoli vcel) [FRANTISEK VLÁCIL] (1967)
  58. WILD RIVER  [ELIA KAZAN] (1960)
  59. THE PASSION OF ANNA (En Passion) [INGMAR BERGMAN] (1969)
  60. NOTHING BUT A MAN  [MICHAEL ROEMER] (1964) (# 62)
  61. THE BIG CITY (Mahanagar)  [SATYAJIT RAY] (1963)
  62. PETULIA  [RICHARD LESTER] (1968)
  63. HIGH AND LOW (Tengoku to jigoku)  [AKIRA KUROSAWA] (1964) (# 31)
  64. BONNIE AND CLYDE  [ARTHUR PENN] (1967) (#8)
  65. THE SERVANT  [JOSEPH LOSEY] (1963) (# 73)
  66. LE SAMURAÏ  [JEAN-PIERRE MELVILLE] (1967) (# 41)
  67. FACES  [JOHN CASSAVETES] (1968) (# 97)
  68. WINTER LIGHT (Nattvardsgästerna)  [INGMAR BERGMAN] (1963) (# 58)
  69. CLOSELY WATCHED TRAINS (Ostre sledované vlaky)  [JIRÍ MENZEL] (1966) (# 102)
  70. HOME FROM THE HILL  [VINCENTE MINNELLI] (1960)
  71. THE SWIMMER  [FRED PERRY] (1968)
  72. LA NOTTE  [MICHELANGELO ANTONIONI] (1961)
  73. THE HUSTLER  [ROBERT ROSSEN] (1961) (# 44)
  74. DIVORCE – ITALIAN STYLE (Divorzio all’italiana)  [PIETRO GERMI] (1961)
  75. DR. STRANGELOVE OR: HOW I STOPPED WORRYING AND LEARNED TO LOVE THE BOMB  [KUBRICK] (# 5)
  76. SAMURAI REBELLION (Jôi-uchi: Hairyô tsuma shimatsu) [MASAKI KOBAYASHI] (1967)
  77. NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD  [GEORGE A. ROMERO] (1968) (#27)
  78. FISTS IN THE POCKET (I Pugni in tasca)  [MARCO BELLOCCHIO] (1965)
  79. VIRIDIANA  [LUIS BUÑUEL] (1961) (# 52)
  80. THE FIRE WITHIN (Le Feu follet)  [LOUIS MALLE] (1963)
  81. SALVATORE GIULIANO  [FRANCESCO ROSI] (1962)
  82. THE PRIME OF MISS JEAN BRODIE  [RONALD NEAME] (1969)
  83. THE INNOCENTS  [JACK CLAYTON] (1961) (# 59)
  84. WHO’S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF  [MIKE NICHOLS] (1966) (# 83)
  85. LILITH  [ROBERT ROSSEN] (1964)
  86. SPARTACUS  [STANLEY KUBRICK] (1960)
  87. THE PAWNBROKER  [SIDNEY LUMET] (1964)
  88. TUNES OF GLORY  [RONALD NEAME] (1960)
  89. WINGS (Krylya) [LARISA SHEPITKO] (1966)
  90. THE HOUSEMAID (Hanyo) [KI-YOUNG KIM] (1960)
  91. YOJIMBO  [AKIRA KUROSAWA] (1961) (# 28)
  92. ONCE UPON A TIME IN THE WEST  (C’era una volt ail West)  [SERGIO LEONE] (1968) (# 12)
  93. THE VIRGIN SPRING (Jungfrukällan) [INGMAR BERGMAN] (1960)
  94. YEARNING (Midareru)  [MIKIO NARUSE] (1964)
  95. AU HASARD BALTHAZAR  [ROBERT BRESSON] (1966) (# 15)
  96. PIERROT LE FOU  [JEAN LUC GODARD] (1965) (# 79)
  97. HIGH SCHOOL  [FREDERICK WISEMAN] (1968)
  98. ROCCO AND HIS BROTHERS (Rocco e i suoi fratelli) [LUCHINO VISCONTI] (1960)
  99. WEST SIDE STORY  [ROBERT WISE AND JEROME ROBBINS] (1961) (#86)
  100. MAMMA ROMA  [PIER PAOLO PASOLINI] (1962)

October 18, 2009

1950s – Best of Decade Top 100

Filed under: 1950s,Best of Decade — misterjiggy @ 6:48 pm

       

TOP 100 – FIFTIES

Submitted 2010 in response to a RTCD Refugees Best of Decade poll.  Number to the far right of titles in blue reflects the ultimate consensus placement in the poll results. Titles in purple did not make consensus list.  Disclaimer – my submission was subject to certain self imposed quotas on director, genre, etc.       

          

  1. WILD STRAWBERRIES (Smultronstället) [INGMAR BERGMAN] (1957) (# 30)
  2. REAR WINDOW [ALFRED HITCHCOCK] (1954) (# 1)
  3. NIGHTS OF CABIRIA (Le Notti di Cabiria) [FEDERICO FELLINI] (1957) (# 10)
  4. EAST OF EDEN [ELIA KAZAN] (1955) (# 91)
  5. IKIRU [AKIRA KUROSAWA] (1952) (# 47)
  6. ANATOMY OF A MURDER [OTTO PREMINGER] (1959) (# 24)
  7. THE SEARCHERS [JOHN FORD] (1956) (# 15)
  8. THE NIGHT OF THE HUNTER [CHARLES LAUGHTON] (1955) (# 19)
  9. BIGGER THAN LIFE [NICHOLAS RAY] (1956) (# 49)
  10. ALL THAT HEAVEN ALLOWS [DOUGLAS SIRK] (1955) (# 29)
  11. PATHER PANCHALI (Song of the Little Road) [SATYAJIT RAY] (1955) (# 53)
  12. SUNSET BOULEVARD [BILLY WILDER] (1950) (# 4)
  13. UGETSU MONOGATARI [KENJI MIZOGUCHI] (1953) (# 21)
  14. THE NAKED SPUR [ANTHONY MANN] (1953) (# 63)
  15. THE SEVENTH SEAL (Det Sjunde Inseglet) [INGMAR BERGMAN] (1957) (# 27)
  16. VERTIGO [ALFRED HITCHCOCK] (1958) (# 2)
  17. NIGHT AND THE CITY [JULES DASSIN] (1950) (# 79)
  18. RASHÔMON [AKIRA KUROSAWA] (1950) (# 34)
  19. ON THE WATERFRONT [ELIA KAZAN] (1954) (# 31)
  20. INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS [DON SIEGEL] (1956) (# 39)
  21. THE FOUR HUNDRED BLOWS [FRANÇOIS TRUFFAUT] (1959) (# 28)
  22. STRANGERS ON A TRAIN [ALFRED HITCHCOCK] (1951) (# 13)
  23. MOTHER (Okaasan) [MIKIO NARUSE] (1952) (# 92)
  24. PATHS OF GLORY [STANLEY KUBRICK] (1957) (# 12)
  25. THE CRANES ARE FLYING [MIKHAIL KALATOZOV] (1957) (# 64)
  26. SMILES OF A SUMMER NIGHT [INGMAR BERGMAN] (1955) (# 45)
  27. A FACE IN THE CROWD [ELIA KAZAN] (1957) 
  28. TOKYO STORY (Tokyo monogatari) [YASUJIRO OZU] (1953) (# 26)
  29. MISS JULIE (Fröken Julie) [ALF SJÖBERG] (1951) (# 76)
  30. SEVEN SAMURAI (Shichinin no samurai) [AKIRA KUROSAWA] (1953) (# 6)
  31. APUR SANSAR (The World of Apu) [SATYAJIT RAY] (1959) (# 68)
  32. THE BURMESE HARP (Biruma no tategoto) [KON ICHIKAWA] (1956) (# 58)
  33. STROMBOLI [ROBERTO ROSSELLINI] (1950) (# 90)
  34. FLOATING CLOUDS (Ukigumo) [MIKIO NARUSE] (1955) (# 54)
  35. SWEET SMELL OF SUCCESS [ALEXANDER MACKENDRICK] (1957) (# 16)
  36. CASQUE D’OR (Golden Helmet) (Golden Marie) [JACQUES BECKER] (1953) (# 75)
  37. DIABOLIQUE (Les Diaboliques) [HENRI-GEORGES CLOUZOT] (1955) (# 35)
  38. SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN [GENE KELLY & STANLEY DONEN] (1952) (# 9)
  39. WHERE CHIMNEYS ARE SEEN [HEINOSUKE GOSHO] (1953) 
  40. ON DANGEROUS GROUND [NICHOLAS RAY] (1952) (# 46)
  41. SANSHO THE BAILIFF (Sanshô dayû) [KENJI MIZOGUCHI] (1954) (# 11)
  42. THE BRIDGE ON THE RIVER KWAI [DAVID LEAN] (1957) (# 51)
  43. THE EARRINGS OF MADAME DE… (Madame de…) [MAX OPHÜLS] (1953) (# 14)
  44. THE KILLING [STANLEY KUBRICK] (1956) (# 37)
  45. PARK ROW [SAMUEL FULLER] (1952) (# 67)
  46. THE FAR COUNTRY [ANTHONY MANN] (1954) 
  47. UMBERTO D. [VITTORIO DE SICA] (1952) (# 22)
  48. NORTH BY NORTHWEST [ALFRED HITCHCOCK] (1959) (# 3)
  49. THE SUN LEGEND OF THE END OF THE TOKUGAWA ERA [YUZO KAWASHIMA] (1957)
  50. ORDET (The Word) [CARL THEODOR DREYER] (1955) (# 43)
  51. SHANE [GEORGE STEVENS] (1953)
  52. FIRES ON THE PLAIN (Nobi) [KON ICHIKAWA] (1959) (# 81)
  53. SOME LIKE IT HOT [BILLY WILDER] (1959) (# 55)
  54. 12 ANGRY MEN [SIDNEY LUMET] (1957) (# 66)
  55. ASHES AND DIAMONDS (Popiól I diament) [ANDRZEJ WAJDA] (1958)
  56. ORPHEUS (Orphée) [JEAN COCTEAU] (1950) (# 86)
  57. THE BROWNING VERSION [ANTHONY ASQUITH] (1951)
  58. TOUCH OF EVIL [ORSON WELLES] (1958) (# 5)
  59. SAWDUST AND TINSEL (aka The Naked Night) (Gycklarnas afton) [INGMAR BERGMAN] (1953)
  60. LOS OLVIDADOS [LUIS BUÑUEL] (1950) (# 38)
  61. DIARY OF A COUNTRY PRIEST [ROBERT BRESSON] (1951) (# 36)
  62. THE MAN FROM LARAMIE [ANTHONY MANN] (1955) (# 70)
  63. TWENTY FOUR EYES (Nijushi no hitomi) [KEISUKE KINOSHITA] (1954)
  64. VIVA ZAPATA! [ELIA KAZAN] (1952)
  65. THE HIDDEN FORTRESS [AKIRA KUROSAWA] (1958) (# 59)
  66. ROOM AT THE TOP [JACK CLAYTON] (1959)
  67. ALL ABOUT EVE [JOSEPH L. MANKIEWICZ] (1950) (# 18)
  68. IMITATION OF LIFE [DOUGLAS SIRK] (1958) (# 95)
  69. THE RIVER [JEAN RENOIR] (1951) (# 99)
  70. ACE IN THE HOLE (aka The Big Carnival) [BILLY WILDER] (1951)
  71. JOHNNY GUITAR [NICHOLAS RAY] (1954) (# 20)
  72. I VITELLONI [FEDERICO FELLINI] (1953) (# 69)
  73. WAGES OF FEAR (Le Salarie de la peur) [HENRI-GEORGES CLOUZOT] (1953) (# 33)
  74. PICKUP ON SOUTH STREET [SAMUEL FULLER] (1953) (# 25)
  75. MIRACLE IN MILAN (Miracolo a Milano) [VITTORIO DE SICA] (1951)
  76. FLOATING WEEDS (Ukigusa) [YASUJIRO OZU] (1959) (# 89)
  77. THE ASPHALT JUNGLE [JOHN HUSTON] (1950) (# 71)
  78. LITTLE FUGITIVE [RAY ASHLEY, MORRIS ENGEL & RUTH ORKIN] (1953) (# 94)
  79. RIDE LONESOME [BUDD BOETTICHER] (1959) (# 74)
  80. A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE [ELIA KAZAN] (1951) (# 65)
  81. 3:10 TO YUMA [DELMER DAVES] (1957)
  82. IL GENERALE DELLA ROVERE [ROBERTO ROSSELLINI] (1959)
  83. WESTWARD THE WOMEN [WILLIAM A. WELLMAN] (1951)
  84. MARTY [DELBERT MANN] (1955)
  85. SENSO (aka The Wanton Contessa) [LUCHINO VISCONTI] (1953)
  86. RIFIFI (Du rififi chez les homes) [JULES DASSIN] (1955) (# 40)
  87. HIGH NOON [FRED ZINNEMANN] (1952) (# 60)
  88. THE LOVERS (Les Amants) [LOUIS MALLE] (1958)
  89. WHERE THE SIDEWALK ENDS [OTTO PREMINGER] (1950)
  90. STARS IN MY CROWN [JACQUES TOURNEUR] (1950)
  91. THE MISTRESS (aka Wild Geese) (Gan) [SHIRÔ TOYODA] (1953)
  92. PICNIC [JOSHUA LOGAN] (1955)
  93. THE TROUBLE WITH HARRY [ALFRED HITCHCOCK] (1955)
  94. HIROSHIMA MON AMOUR [ALAIN RESNAIS] (1959) (# 78)
  95. LE NOTTI BIANCHE (White Nights) [LUCHINO VISCONTI] (1957)
  96. DAY OF THE OUTLAW [ANDRÉ DE TOTH] (1959) (# 56)
  97. LA STRADA [FEDERICO FELLINI] (1954)
  98. CARRIE [WILLIAM WYLER] (1952)
  99. MY SISTER EILEEN [RICHARD QUINE] (1955)
  100. KISS ME DEADLY [ROBERT ALDRICH] (1955) (# 42)

 

   


 

1940s – Best of Decade Top 100

Filed under: 1940s,Best of Decade — misterjiggy @ 6:00 pm

TOP 100 – FORTIES

Submitted 2010 in response to a RTCD Refugees Best of Decade poll.  Number to the far right of titles in blue reflects the ultimate consensus placement in the poll results. Titles in purple did not make consensus list.  Disclaimer – my submission was subject to certain self imposed quotas on director, genre, etc. 

  1. THE BEST YEARS OF OUR LIVES [WILLIAM WYLER] (1946) (# 30)
  2. CITIZEN KANE [ORSON WELLES] (1941) (# 1)
  3. SHADOW OF A DOUBT [ALFRED HITCHCOCK] (1943) (# 14)
  4. A TREE GROWS IN BROOKLYN [ELIA KAZAN](1945)
  5. CHILDREN OF PARADISE (Les Enfants des paradis) [MARCEL CARNÉ] (1945) (# 49)
  6. MY DARLING CLEMENTINE [JOHN FORD] (1946) (# 20)
  7. MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS [VINCENT MINNELLI] (1944) (# 15)
  8. A CANTERBURY TALE [MICHAEL POWELL & EMERIC PRESSBURGER] (1944) (# 98)
  9. IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE [FRANK CAPRA] (1946) (# 9)
  10. CASABLANCA [MICHAEL CURTIZ] (1942) (# 4)
  11. DOUBLE INDEMNITY [BILLY WILDER] (1944) (# 6)
  12. NOTORIOUS [ALFRED HITCHCOCK] (1946) (# 2)
  13. THE HEIRESS [WILLIAM WYLER] (1949) (# 67)
  14. THE GRAPES OF WRATH [JOHN FORD] (1940) (# 18)
  15. DAISY KENYON [OTTO PREMINGER] (1947) (# 22)
  16. THE BIG SLEEP [HOWARD HAWKS] (1946) (# 3)
  17. THE LIFE AND DEATH OF COLONEL BLIMP [POWELL & PRESSBURGER] (1943) (# 35)
  18. THE LADY EVE [PRESTON STURGES] (1941) (# 21)
  19. THE THIRD MAN [CAROL REED] (1949) (#5)
  20. THE LITTLE FOXES [WILLIAM WYLER] (1941)
  21. REBECCA [ALFRED HITCHCOCK] (1940) (# 36)
  22. LETTER FROM AN UNKNOWN WOMAN [MAX OPHÜLS] (1948) (# 27)
  23. OUT OF THE PAST [JACQUES TOURNEUR] (1947) (# 10)
  24. THE TREASURE OF THE SIERRA MADRE [JOHN HUSTON] (1948) (# 7)
  25. KIND HEARTS AND CORONETS [ROBERT HAMER] (1949) (# 51)
  26. RED RIVER [HOWARD HAWKS] (1948) (# 19)
  27. WATERLOO BRIDGE [MERVYN LeROY] (1940)
  28. PORTRAIT OF JENNIE [WILLIAM DIETERLE] (1948) (# 97)
  29. LATE SPRING (Banshun) [YASUJIRO OZU] (1949) (# 12)
  30. ODD MAN OUT [CAROL REED] (1947) (# 68)
  31. THEY LIVE BY NIGHT [NICHOLAS RAY] (1948) (# 53)
  32. RAW DEAL [ANTHONY MANN] (1948) (# 89)
  33. GREAT EXPECTATIONS [DAVID LEAN] (1946) (# 47)
  34. ROPE [ALFRED HITCHCOCK] (1948) (# 42)
  35. STRAY DOG (Nora inu) [AKIRA KUROSAWA] (1949) (# 82)
  36. GENTLEMAN JIM [RAOUL WALSH] (1942) (# 55)
  37. A MATTER OF LIFE AND DEATH [POWELL & PRESSBURGER] (1946) (# 70)
  38. BRIEF ENCOUNTER [DAVID LEAN] (1945) (# 32)
  39. HANGOVER SQUARE [JOHN BRAHM] (1945)
  40. THE DEVIL AND DANIEL WEBSTER [WILLIAM DIETERLE] (1941) (# 95)
  41. BICYCLE THIEVES (Ladri di biciclette) [VITTORIO DE SICA] (1948) (# 24)
  42. LAURA [OTTO PREMINGER] (1944) (# 33)
  43. BEAUTY AND THE BEAST (La Belle et la bête) [JEAN COCTEAU] (1946) (# 44)
  44. I KNOW WHERE I’M GOING! [M. POWELL & E. PRESSBURGER](1945) (# 84)
  45. ROME, OPEN CITY (Roma, città aperta) [ROBERTO ROSSELLINI] (1945) (# 29)
  46. TALK OF THE TOWN [GEORGE STEVENS] (1942)
  47. MOONRISE [FRANK BORZAGE] (1948) (# 85)
  48. DAY OF WRATH (Vredens dag) [CARL THEODOR DREYER] (1943) (# 39)
  49. TO BE OR NOT TO BE [ERNST LUBITSCH] (1942) (# 28)
  50. THE SONG OF BERNADETTE [HENRY KING] (1943)
  51. THE OX-BOW INCIDENT [WILLIAM A. WELLMAN] (1943) (# 60)
  52. LE CORBEAU (aka The Raven) [HENRI-GEORGES CLOUZOT] (1943) (# 48)
  53. HOW GREEN WAS MY VALLEY [JOHN FORD] (1941) (# 72)
  54. THE MIRACLE OF MORGAN’S CREEK [PRESTON STURGES] (1944) (#56)
  55. THE RECKLESS MOMENT [MAX OPHÜLS] (1949) (# 59)
  56. MILDRED PIERCE [MICHAEL CURTIZ] (1945) (# 86)
  57. SCARLET STREET [FRITZ LANG] (1945) (#66)
  58. THE RED SHOES [MICHAEL POWELL & EMERIC PRESSBURGER] (1948) (# 26)
  59. THIEVES’ HIGHWAY [JULES DASSIN] (1949)
  60. A LETTER TO THREE WIVES [JOSEPH L. MANKIEWICZ] (1949)
  61. THE MALTESE FALCON [JOHN HUSTON] (1941) (# 16)
  62. NONE SHALL ESCAPE [ANDRÉ DE TOTH] (1944) (# 34)
  63. FOREIGN CORRESPONDENT [ALFRED HITCHCOCK] (1940) (# 24)
  64. THE MORTAL STORM [FRANK BORZAGE] (1940) (# 65)
  65. THE KILLERS [ROBERT SIODMAK] (1946) (# 92)
  66. THE DEVIL AND MISS JONES [SAM WOOD] (1941)
  67. GASLIGHT [GEORGE CUKOR] (1944)
  68. BITTER RICE (Riso amaro) [GIUSEPPE DE SANTIS] (1949)
  69. HAIL THE CONQUERING HERO [PRESTON STURGES] (1944) (# 90)
  70. SABOTEUR [ALFRED HITCHCOCK] (1942)
  71. BLACK NARCISSUS [M. POWELL & E. PRESSBURGER] (1947) (# 23) 
  72. THE PHILADELPHIA STORY [GEORGE CUKOR] (1940) (# 43)
  73. PURSUED [RAOUL WALSH] (1947)
  74. THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY [ALBERT LEWIN] (1945) (#75)
  75. BODY AND SOUL [ROBERT ROSSEN] (1947)
  76. MRS. MINIVER [WILLIAM WYLER] (1942)
  77. THE STRAWBERRY BLONDE [RAOUL WALSH] (1941)
  78. THE MAGNIFICENT AMBERSONS [ORSON WELLES] (1942) (# 11)
  79. NO REGRETS FOR OUR YOUTH [AKIRA KUROSAWA] (1946)
  80. NIGHTMARE ALLEY [EDMUND GOULDING] (1947)
  81. REMEMBER THE NIGHT [MITCHELL LEISEN] (1940)
  82. THE LODGER [JOHN BRAHM] (1944)
  83. THE GHOST AND MRS. MUIR [JOSEPH L. MANKIEWICZ] (1947) (# 100)
  84. THE LADY FROM SHANGHAI [ORSON WELLES] (1947) (# 46)
  85. CRY OF THE CITY [ROBERT SIODMAK] (1948)
  86. BRUTE FORCE [JULES DASSIN] (1947)
  87. TWELVE O’CLOCK HIGH [HENRY KING] (1949)
  88. FALLEN ANGEL [OTTO PREMINGER] (1945) (# 93)
  89. THE FLAME OF NEW ORLEANS [RENE CLAIR] (1941)
  90. ACT OF VIOLENCE [FRED ZINNEMANN] (1948)
  91. THE SHOP AROUND THE CORNER [ERNST LUBITSCH] (1940) (# 13)
  92. SULLIVAN’S TRAVELS [PRESTON STURGES] (1941) (# 41)
  93. WHITE HEAT [RAOUL WALSH] (1949) (# 25)
  94. ON APPROVAL [CLIVE BROOK] (1944)
  95. HIS GIRL FRIDAY [HOWARD HAWKS] (1940) (#8)
  96. FORCE OF EVIL [ABRAHAM POLONSKY] (1948) (# 71)
  97. FANTASIA [VARIOUS] (1940) (# 38)
  98. THE SEA WOLF [MICHAEL CURTIZ] (1941)
  99. SPRING IN A SMALL TOWN (Xiao cheng zhi chun) [FEI MU] (1948)
  100. MESHES OF THE AFTERNOON [MAYA DEREN] (s) (1943) (# 31)

October 17, 2009

1930s – Best of Decade Top 100

Filed under: 1930s,Best of Decade — misterjiggy @ 4:00 pm

TOP 100 – THIRTIES

 

Submitted mid-2010 in response to a RTCD Refugees Best of Decade poll.  Number to the far right of titles in blue reflects the ultimate consensus placement in the poll results. Titles in purple did not make consensus list.  Disclaimer – my submission was subject to certain self imposed quotas on director, genre, etc. 

 

  1. GONE WITH THE WIND  [VICTOR FLEMING] (1939) (# 29)
  2. TROUBLE IN PARADISE  [ERNST LUBITSCH] (1932) (# 6)
  3. GRAND ILLUSION (La Grande illusion)  [JEAN RENOIR] (1937) (# 9)
  4. LOVE ME TONIGHT  [ROUBEN MAMOULIAN] (1932) (# 30)
  5. THE RULES OF THE GAME (La Règale du jeu) [JEAN RENOIR] (1939) (# 2)
  6. DODSWORTH  [WILLIAM WYLER] (1936) (# 24)
  7. THE LADY VANISHES  [ALFRED HITCHCOCK] (1938) (# 19)
  8. MR. SMITH GOES TO WASHINGTON  [FRANK CAPRA] (1939) (# 22)
  9. M  [FRITZ LANG] (1931) (G) (# 1)
  10. HOLIDAY  [GEORGE CUKOR] (1938) (# 7)
  11. THE THREEPENNY OPERA  (Die Dreigroschenoper) [GEORG WILHELM PABST] (1931) (# 82)
  12. THE MERRY WIDOW  [ERNST LUBITSCH] (1934) (# 79)
  13. THE 39 STEPS  [ALFRED HITCHCOCK] (1935) (# 13)
  14. MIDNIGHT  [MITCHELL LEISEN] (1939) (# 59)
  15. MAKE WAY FOR TOMORROW  [LEO MCCAREY] (1937) (# 3)
  16. DESTRY RIDES AGAIN  [GEORGE MARSHALL] (1939) (# 42)
  17. JEZEBEL  [WILLIAM WYLER] (1938) 
  18. IT HAPPENED ONE NIGHT  [FRANK CAPRA] (1934) (# 27)
  19. PÉPÉ LE MOKO  [JULIEN DUVIVIER] (1937) (# 40)
  20. MAYERLING  [ANATOLE LITVAK] (1936)
  21. THE AWFUL TRUTH  [LEO MCCAREY] (1937) (# 12)
  22. STAGE DOOR  [GREGORY LA CAVA] (1937) (# 25)
  23. YOU ONLY LIVE ONCE  [FRITZ LANG] (1937) (# 17)
  24. PYGMALION  [ANTHONY ASQUITH & LESLIE HOWARD] (1938) (# 55)
  25. MAN’S CASTLE  [FRANK BORZAGE] (1933) (# 64)
  26. PORT OF SHADOWS (Quai des brumes) [MARCEL CARNÉ] (1938) (# 49)
  27. COUNSELLOR AT LAW  [WILLIAM WYLER] (1933) (# 35)
  28. FOUR DAUGHTERS  [MICHAEL CURTIZ] (1938)
  29. FOOTLIGHT PARADE  [LLOYD BACON] (1933)
  30. SWING TIME  [GEORGE STEVENS] (1936) (# 48)
  31. THREE COMRADES  [FRANK BORZAGE] (1938)
  32. PILGRIMAGE  [JOHN FORD] (1933)
  33. L’ATALANTE  [JEAN VIGO] (1934) (# 4)
  34. NINOTCHKA  [ERNST LUBITSCH] (1939) (# 47)
  35. RUGGLES OF RED GAP  [LEO MCCAREY] (1935) (# 10)
  36. FURY  [FRITZ LANG] (1936) (# 21)
  37. NOTHING SACRED  [WILLIAM A. WELLMAN] (1937) 
  38. THE SCARLET EMPRESS  [JOSEF VON STERNBERG] (1934) (# 11)
  39. SHOW BOAT  [JAMES WHALE] (1936) (# 62)
  40. THE LIVES OF A BENGAL LANCER  [HENRY HATHAWAY] (1935) 
  41. ST. MARTIN’S LANE (aka Sidewalks of London)  [TIM WHELEN] (1938) 
  42. HEROES FOR SALE  [WILLIAM A. WELLMAN] (1933) 
  43. THE GOOD FAIRY  [WILLIAM WYLER] (1935) (# 58)
  44. GUNGA DIN  [GEORGE STEVENS] (1939) 
  45. KING KONG  [MERIAN C. COOPER & ERNEST B. SCHOEDSACK] (1933) (# 31)
  46. CARNIVAL IN FLANDERS (La Kermesse Héroïque)  [JACQUES FEYDER] (1935) 
  47. I WAS BORN, BUT… (Otona no miru ehon – Umarete wa mita keredo) [YASUJIRO OZU] (1932) (# 33)
  48. HALLELUJAH, I’M A BUM  [LEWIS MILESTONE] (1933) 
  49. WUTHERING HEIGHTS  [WILLIAM WYLER] (1939) (# 52)
  50. SCARFACE , THE SHAME OF THE NATION  [HOWARD HAWKS] (1932) (# 23)
  51. RED DUST  [VICTOR FLEMING] (1932) 
  52. THE ROARING TWENTIES  [RAOUL WALSH] (1939) (# 37)
  53. MY MAN GODFREY  [GREGORY LA CAVA] (1936) (# 30)
  54. CITY LIGHTS [CHARLES CHAPLIN] (1931) (# 5)
  55. TONI  [JEAN RENOIR] (1935)
  56. AFTER TOMORROW  [FRANK BORZAGE] (1932) 
  57. YOU AND ME  [FRITZ LANG] (1938) 
  58. THE SMILING LIEUTENANT  [ERNST LUBITSCH] (1931) 
  59. QUEEN CHRISTINA  [ROUBEN MAMOULIAN] (1933) 
  60. FORBIDDEN  [FRANK CAPRA] (1932)
  61. CITY GIRL  [F.W. MURNAU] (1930) (# 83)
  62. THE PUBLIC ENEMY  [WILLIAM A. WELLMAN] (1931) (# 77)
  63. A FAREWELL TO ARMS  [FRANK BORZAGE] (1932)
  64. THE DEVIL IS A WOMAN  [JOSEF VON STERNBERG] (1935)
  65. ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT  [LEWIS MILESTONE] (1930) (# 41)
  66. A DAY IN THE COUNTRY (Partie de champagne) [JEAN RENOIR] (1936) (# 45)
  67. BEAU GESTE  [WILLIAM A. WELLMAN] (1939) 
  68. ONLY ANGELS HAVE WINGS  [HOWARD HAWKS] (1939) (#8)
  69. THE BLUE ANGEL (Der blaue Engel) [JOSEF VON STERNBERG] (1930) (# 39)
  70. THE MASSEURS AND A WOMAN (Anma to onna)  [HIROSHI SHIMIZU] (1938)
  71. THE BITTER TEA OF GENERAL YEN  [FRANK CAPRA] (1933)
  72. ONE WAY PASSAGE  [TAY GARNETT] (1932) 
  73. THE GENERAL DIED AT DAWN  [LEWIS MILESTONE] (1936) 
  74. PETER IBBETSON  [HENRY HATHAWAY] (1935) 
  75. BOUDU SAVED FROM DROWNING (Boudu sauvé des eaux) [JEAN RENOIR] (1932) (# 43)
  76. EASY LIVING  [MITCHELL LEISEN] (1937) (#74)
  77. À NOUS LA LIBERTÉ (Freedom for Us) [RENÉ CLAIR] (1931)
  78. OSAKA ELEGY (Naniwa ereji)  [KENJI MIZOGUCHI] (1936)
  79. THE MIRACLE WOMAN  [FRANK CAPRA] (1931) (# 68)
  80. STAGECOACH  [JOHN FORD] (1939) (# 28)
  81. BOMBSHELL  [VICTOR FLEMING] (1933)
  82. DR. JEKYLL AND MR. HYDE [ROUBEN MAMOULIAN] (1931)
  83. MR. DEEDS GOES TO TOWN  [FRANK CAPRA] (1936) (# 86)
  84. THESE THREE  [WILLIAM WYLER] (1936) 
  85. WOODEN CROSSES (Les Croix de bois)  [RAYMOND BERNARD] (1932)
  86. ONE HOUR WITH YOU  [ERNST LUBITSCH] (1932) (# 80)
  87. GOODBYE, MR. CHIPS  [SAM WOOD] (1939) 
  88. SABOTAGE  [ALFRED HITCHCOCK] (1936) (# 65)
  89. DUCK SOUP  [LEO MCCAREY] (1933) (# 26)
  90. WATERLOO BRIDGE  [JAMES WHALE] (1931)
  91. PEOPLE ON SUNDAY (Menschen am Sonntag) [C. SIODMAK, R. SIODMAK, E. ULMER, F. ZINNEMANN] (1930)
  92. MONTE CARLO  [ERNST LUBITSCH] (1930) 
  93. THE TESTAMENT OF DR. MABUSE (Das Testament des Dr. Mabuse) [FRITZ LANG] (1933) (# 16)
  94. BRINGING UP BABY  [HOWARD HAWKS] (1938) (# 44)
  95. THE WIZARD OF OZ  [VICTOR FLEMING] (1939) (# 14)
  96. INTERNES CAN’T TAKE MONEY [ALFRED SANTELL] (1937)
  97. THE PRIVATE LIFE OF DON JUAN  [ALEXANDER KORDA] (1934)
  98. I AM A FUGITIVE FROM A CHAIN GANG  [MERVYN LEROY] (1932) (# 54)
  99. THE STORY OF THE LATE CHRYSANTHMUMS  (Zangiku monogatari)  [KENJI MIZOGUCHI] (1939) (# 70)
  100. LAND WITHOUT BREAD (Las Hurdes) [LUIS BUÑUEL] (1933) (# 73)

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