Movies Watched


2016. Song of the Sea (2014, Tomm Moore), Fantasia (1940), Ernest and Celestine (2012).


2015. Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens.


2014.  Into the White (2010), The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly, Trollhunter (2010), Das Boot (1981), The Color Purple (1985), Blackfish (2013), The Dallas Buyers Club, Strike, Dark Shadows (2012), The Fiddler on the Roof (1971).


2013. Hugo (2011, Scorsese), Please Vote for Me (2007), The Green Mile (1999), The Artist (2011), The Iron Lady (2011), Downfall (2004), A Fish Called Wanda (1988), Catch Me if You Can (2002), Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982), Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984, L. Nimoy), The Life of Pi (2012, Ang Lee), Taxi Driver (1976, Scorsese), Lost in Translation, From up on Poppy Hill (2011, Goro Miyazaki), Robot and Frank (2012), The Lorax (2012), Gosford Part (2001), Romeo and Juliet (1968), Ripley’s Game (2003), Blade Runner (1982), The East (2013), Much Ado About Nothing (2012), Roman Holiday (1953), The Andromeda Strain (1971), Terminator 2 (1991), The Wild Child (1970), Iris (2001), The Conversation (1974), Hoffa (1992), Amour (2012), Gravity 3D (2013), Total Recall (1990), The Boy in the Stripped Pyjamas (2012), Bringing Up Baby, Away from Her, Rosemary's Baby (1968), The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012), The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013). 


2012. Much Ado About Nothing (1993), The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009), Nowhere in Africa (2001), True Grit (2010), Temple Grandin (2010), Howl’s Moving Castle (2004), Cinema Paradiso (1988), Mid-August Lunch (2008), Planet of the Apes (1968), Leap of Faith (1992), One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975), The Apostle (1997), Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969), Donnie Darko (2001), The Red Violin (1998), Babel (2006), The Last of the Mohicans (1992), Eat Drink Man Woman (1994), A Cat in Paris (2010), Witness for the Prosecution (1957), What’s Eating Gilbert Grape? (1993), The Game (1997), Legends of the Fall (1994), The Seven Year Itch (1955), Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958), Cleopatra (1963), Tomorrow We Will See (2012), Becket (1964), Vision: Hildegard von Bingen (2009), Wuthering Heights (2011), Arsenic and Old Lace (1944), Pururambo (2008), Super 8 (2011), My Neighbor Totoro (1988, Miyazaki), Chinatown (1974, Polanski), Midnight Cowboy (1969) Argo (2012), Solaris (1972), Lincoln (2012), Hyde Park on Hudson (2012). 


2011. The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993), The Overture (2005), The Kid (1921, Chaplin), Close Encounters (1979), Encounters at the End of the World (2008, Herzog), Derzu Uzala (1975, Kurosawa),  The Horse Boy (2009), Facebook (2010), Burnt by the Sun (1994), Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966), Babies (2009), Alamar (2009), A Raisin in the Sun (1961), Precious (2009), The Cove (2009), Exit Through the Gift Shop (2010), Johnny Got His Gun (1971), The Warrior (2001), 32 Short Films About Glenn Gould (1993), The Gods Must Be Crazy (1980), Do the Right Thing (1989), Restrepo (2008), The Wicker Man (1973), Jane Eyre (2011), The Cave of Forgotten Dreams (2011, Herzog), Barton Fink (1991, Coen Brothers), Winter’s Bone (2010), The Tree of Life (2011, Malick), Alphaville (1965), Gettysburg (1993), Dead Man (1995), From Here to Eternity (1953), Billy Elliot (2000), Project Nim (2011), Through a Glass Darkly (1961, Bergman), Another Earth (2011), The General (1926), Water for Elephants (2011), Source Code (2011), Bowling for Columbine (2002), Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011), Tales from Earthsea (2006, Miyazaki), Sin Nombre (2009), Best in Show (2000), Star Trek (2009), Muppets from Space (1999), Interview with the Vampire (1994), Some Like it Hot (1959), The Aviator (2004), An Officer and a Gentleman (1982), Contact (1997), The Odd Couple (1968), The House on Haunted Hill (1959), The King of Masks (1999), Farewell, My Concubine (1993), Melancholia (2011), The Kids Are All Right (2010), Season of the Witch (2011), Edward Scissorhands (1990), All About Eve (1950).


2010. Ride with the devil (1999), Food, Inc. (2009), Othello (1995), Das weisse Band (2009), The Maltese Falcon (1941), On the Waterfront (1954), The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948), It Happened One Night (1934), Ajami (2009), High Noon (1952), The Big Kahuna (1999), Hausu (1977), Bonnie and Clyde (1967), Beowulf (2007), Agora (2010), The Gold Rush (1925, Chaplin), Tulpan (2008), The Story of the Weeping Camel (2003), The Hurt Locker (2009), Mongolian Ping-Pong (2005), Julie and Julia (2009), Tuya's Marriage (2006), Water (2005), Innocent Voices (2004), Fire (1996), Earth (1998), Malcolm X (1992), Genghis Khan: To the Ends of the Earth (2007), The Burmese Harp (1956), Cry Freedom (1987), Up the Yangtze (2007), The Song of Sparrows (2008), In the Heat of the Night (1967), 12 (2007), Sunset Boulevard (1950), Children of Heaven (1997), Departures (2008), Chaplin: The Movie (1992), District 9 (2009), Valkyrie (2008), Fair Game (2010), The Secret of Kells (2009), Zulu (1964), The Black Swan (2010).


2009. The Reader (2008), Stellet Licht (2007), Ran (1985, Kurosawa), Two Lovers, Henry V (1989), Michael Collins (1996), Little Miss Sunshine (2006), Helvetica (2007), The Business of Being Born (2008), Inherit the Wind (1960), Wild Ocean (2008, IMAX), Garden State (2004), Between the Folds (2008), Guess Who's Coming to Dinner? (1967), Wendy and Lucy (2008), UP (2009), Deer Hunter (1978), Milk (2008), The Last King of Scotland (2006), Ponyo (2009, Miyazaki), Paris (2009), Danton (1983), Frankenstein (1931), Glory (1989), Whale Rider (2002), Up in the Air (2009), Avatar (2009).


2008. Charlie Wilson’s War (2007), The Elephant Man (1980, Lynch), Gattaca (1997), Juno (2007), The Secret of Roan Inish (1995), The Adventures of Milo and Otis (1989), Ghandi (1982), City Lights: A Comedy Romance in Pantomime (1931, Chaplin),  Citizen Kane (1941), Gone with the Wind (1939), Dangerous Liaisons (1988), Rabbit -Proof Fence (2002), Kung Fu Panda (2008), Rear Window  (1954, Hitchcock), The Bicycle Thief (1948), Seven Samurai (1954, Kurosawa), Wall-E (2008), Sukiyaki Western Django (2007), I Served the King of England (2008), Ashes of Time Redux (2008), There Will Be Blood (2008), No Country for Old Men (2007), Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter...and Spring (2003), Man on Wire (2008), The Cave of the Yellow Dog, Australia (2008), Slumdog Millionaire (2008), The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008).


2007. Zelig (1983, Allen), The Usual Suspects (1995), The Good Shepherd (2006), Alice (1989), The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara (2003), Pan’s Labyrinth (2006), The Thin Blue Line (1988), The Corporation (2003), Star Wars: A New Hope, The Italian (2007), The Empire Strikes Back (1980), The Return of the Jedi (1983), Disturbia (2007), The Never Ending Story (1984), With God on Our Side (2004), Grass: A nation’s battle for life (1925), The English Patient (1998), Bridge to Terabithia (2007), Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End (2007), Wheel of Time (2003, Herzog), The Englishman Who Went Up a Hill But Came Down a Mountain (1995), Four Weddings and a Funeral (1995), Born into Brothels (2004), Ten Canoes, The Golden Door, Grand Canyon, Brokeback Mountain (2005, Ang Lee), The Queen (2006), Stardust (2007), 8 ½ (Fellini), The Seventh Seal (Bergman), Nanook of the North (1922), Eastern Promises (2007), Gorillas in the Mist (1988), La Dolce Vita (1960, Fellini), Elizabeth: The Golden Age (2007), Breach (2007), Dr. Zhivago (1965), It’s a Wonderful Life (1946).


2006. The Ten Commandments (1957), Modern Times (Chaplin), Munich (2005,), Troy, Eight Below (2006), The New World (2005, Malick), Days of Heaven (Malick), The Great Dictator (1940, Chaplin), My Neighbor Totoro (Miyazaki), Akella and the Bee (2006), Amistad (1997), Flock of Dodos: the evolution-intelligent design circus (2006), The Triplets of Belleville (2003), Kiki’s Delivery Service (Miyazaki), Over the Hedge (2006), The Mission (1986), An Inconvenient Truth (2006), Yellow Submarine (1968), Porco Rosso (1992, Miyazaki), Control Room, The Importance of Being Ernest (2002), Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind (1984, Miyazaki), Franz Fanon (2005), A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Monster House (2006), The Third Man (1949), The Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest (2006), Three Days of the Condor, Little Dieter Needs to Fly (1998, Herzog), The Grave of the Fireflies (1988, Miyazaki), The Last Temptation of Christ (1988), The Prince of Egypt (1998), Walk on Water (2004), The Last Temptation of Christ (1988, Scorsese), The Prestige (2006, Nolan), The Illusionist (2006), The Fountain (2006), Whisper of the Heart (1995), Eragon (2006), Night at the Museum (2006).


2005. The Merchant of Venice, The Life Aquatic, Hotel Rwanda, Finding Neverland, A Series of Most Unfortunate Events, Robots, Star Wars: Revenge of the Siths (Episode III), Crash, Following, The Straight Story, Howl’s Moving Castle, Batman Begins, The War of the Worlds, Madagascar, The March of the Penguins, Fitzcarraldo (1982, Herzog), Stroszek (1976, Herzog), Grizzly Man (2005, Herzog), Junebug, O Brother Where Art Thou? (Coen Brothers), Darwin’s Nightmare (2004), The Constant Gardener (2005), Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005), Good Night and Good Luck (2005), Proteus, Flight Plan, The Jerk, Lawrence of Arabia, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005), King Kong (2005).


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