Five-Star Films *****

The Masterpieces (90-100, Amazing/Masterful)

12 Years a Slave (McQueen)

2001: A Space Odyssey

400 Blows, The (Truffaut)

8 1/2 (Fellini)

Aguirre: The Wrath of God (Herzog)

Alaya (Dorsky)

Ali (Mann)

Ali: Fear Eats the Soul (Fassbinder)

All About Eve (Mankiewicz)

All That Heaven Allows (Sirk)

Andrei Rublev (Tarkovsky)

Annie Hall (Allen)

Annie Oakley (Dickson/Edison Company)

Aparajito (Ray)

Apartment, The

Apur Sansar (Ray)

Arsenic and Old Lace

Ashes and Diamonds (Wajda)

Assassin, The (Hou)

Au Hasard Balthazar

August & After (Dorsky)

Back to the Future


Bataille de boules de neige (Lumiere)

Before Sunrise (Linklater)

Before Sunset (Linklater)

Before Midnight (Linklater)

Begone Dull Care (Mclaren)

Bicycle Thieves
(De Sica)

Birth (Glazer)

Blind Chance (Kieslowski)

Bloodsport (Arnold)

Blue is the Warmest Colour (Kechiche)

Blue Kite, The (Zhuangzhuang)

Boat People (Hui)

Boy Meets Girl (Carax)

Breathless (Godard)

Brighter Summer Day, A (Yang)

By the Time it Gets Dark (Suwichakornpong)

Carol (Haynes)

Cat Listening To Music (Marker)

Cemetery of Splendour (Weerasethakul)

Certain Women (Reichardt)

Cinema Paradiso (Tornatore)

Citizen Kane

City of Sadness, A (Hou)

City Lights

City of God

Clockwork Orange, A

Close-Up (Kiarostami)

Cleo From 5 to 7 (Varda)

Conformist, The (Bertolucci)

Crash (Cronenberg)

Cries and Whispers (Bergman)

D Train, The (Rosenblatt)

Danse Serpentine (Lumiere Brothers)

Days of Heaven (Malick)

Deer Hunter, The


(1955) (Roy)

Devil Probably, The (Bresson)

Devils on the Doorstep (Jiang)

Dial M For Murder (Hitchcock)

Diary Of A Country Priest (Bresson)

Dimensions Of Dialogue (Svankmajer)

Directed By Andrei Tarkovsky

Distant Voices, Still Lives (Davies)

Double Life of Veronique. The

Drive (Refn)

Dust In The Wind (Hou)

Early Summer (Ozu)

Earth (Dovzhenko)

Elegy of a Voyage (Sokurov)

Employees Leaving the Lumiere Factory (Lumiere Brothers)

Enigma of Kaspar Hauser, The (Herzog)

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Eyes Without a Face (Franju)

Exit Through The Gift Shop

Exterminating Angel, The

F For Fake (Welles)

Fanny and Alexander (Bergman)

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

Film Ist (1-6) (Deutsch)

Film Ist (7-12) (Deutsch)

Flowers of Shanghai (Hou)

Flying House, The (McCay)

Forbidden Games (Clement)

Forbidden Room, The (Maddin, Johnson)

Four Nights Of A Dreamer (Bresson)

Gertie The Dinosaur (McCay)

A Ghost Story

Glas (Haanstra)

Godfather, The

Godfather Part II, The

Good, Bad, and the Ugly, The

Goodbye, Again (Litvak)

Goodbye Dragon Inn (Tsai)

Goodbye, South, Goodbye (Hou)


Graduate, The

Grave of the Fireflies

Gravity (Cuarion)

Grin Without a Cat, A (Marker)

Hart of London, The (Chambers)

Hero (Zhang)

Holy Motors (Carax)

House of Flying Daggers (Zhang)

I Am Here (Short) (Duffy)

Ikiru (Kurosawa)

Immigrant, The (Gray)

In The City of Sylvia (Guerin)

In The Mood For Love (Kar-Wai)

Innocence of Memories (Gee)

Invention (Lewis)

Islands (Gevorkyants)

It Happened One Night (Capra)

It’s A Wonderful Life

It’s Such a Beautiful Day (Hertzfeldt)

Ivan’s Childhood

Jacquot de Nantes (Varda)

Jauja (Alonso)

Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles (Akerman)

Johnny Guitar (Ray)

Journey to the West (Tsai)

Kaagaz Ke Phool (Dutt)

Killing of a Chinese Bookie (Casavettes)

Kino-Eye (Vertov)

Kiss Me Deadly (Aldrich)

Koyaanisqatsi (Reggio)

L’atalante (Vigo)

L’avventura (Antonioni)


L’enfant (Luc and Jean-Pierre Dardenne)

La Dolce Vita

La Jetee (Marker)

La Strada (Fellini)

Last Year at Marienbad (Resnais)

Late Spring (Ozu)

Laurence Anyways (Dolan)

La Maman et la Putain (Eustache)

Le Bonheur (Varda)

Le Fils (Luc and Jean-Pierre Dardenne)

Le Revelateur (Garrel)

Le Samourai

Letter To Uncle Boonmee, A

Life of Oharu, The (Mizoguchi)

Little Nemo (Winsor McCay, The Famous Cartoonist Of The N.Y. Herald And His Moving Pictures) (McCay)

Little Odessa (Gray)

Lola (Demy)

Lost City of Z, The (Gray)

Lovers on the Bridge, The

M (Lang)

Mad Mad: Fury Road

Make Way for Tomorrow (McCarey)

Maltese Falcon, The (Huston)

Man Escaped, A

Man From London, The (Tarr)

Man of Iron (Wajda)

Man With a Movie Camera

Manchester By The Sea (Lonergan)

Mauvais Sang

Memento (Nolan)

Meshes of the Afternoon (Derren, Hamid)


Mirror of Holland

Modern Times

Mommy (Dolan)

Moonlight (Jenkins)

Mother and Son (Sokurov)


Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

Mulholland Drive

Mundane History (Suwichakornpong)

Musicians, The (Karabasz)

My Neighbor Totoro (Miyazaki)

Nashville (Altman)

Night and Fog (Resnais)

Nights of Cabiria

No End (Kieslowski)

North By Northwest



Odd Man Out (Reed)

On the Beach at Night Alone (Hong)

One Day in the Life of Andrei Arsenevich (Marker)

Once Upon a Time in America (Leone)

Once Upon a Time in the West (Leone)

Ordet (Dreyer)

Out 1: Noli me tangere (Rivette)

Oxbow Cure, The (Lewis, Thomas)

Papa Machete (Jonathan David Kane)

Panta Rhei

Panorama du Grand Canal vu d’un bateau (Promio/Lumiere)

Passion of Joan of Arc, The (Dreyer)

Paterson (Jarmusch)

Pather Panchali

Paths of Glory (Kubrick)


Phantom Thread, The (Anderson)

Pickpocket (Bresson)

Place Beyond the Pines, The (Cianfrance)

Playtime (Tati)

Pompeii (Anderson)

Princess Mononoke (Miyazaki)

Prisoners (Villeneuve)

Psycho (Hitchcock)

Puppetmaster, The (Hou)


Raging Bull

Raise the Red Lantern (Zhang)


Rear Window

Red Desert (Antonioni)

Red Sorghum (Zhang)

Refrain (Kieslowski)

The Return (Dorsky)

Right Now, Wrong Then (Hong)

Rio Bravo (Hawks)

Rocco & His Brothers (Visconti)

Rome, Open City

Room (Abrahamson)


Rosetta (Luc and Jean-Pierre Dardenne)

Russian Ark (Sokurov)

Sacrifice, The

Sans Soleil (Marker)

Sansho the Bailiff (Mizoguchi)

Sátántangó (Tarr)

Searchers, The (Ford)

Seven Samurai

Seventh Seal, The

Short Film About Killing, A (Kieślowski)

Short Film About Love, A (Kieślowski)

Silence, The (Bergman)

Solaris (Tarkovsky)

Song (Dorsky)

Song to Song (Malick)

Spirit of the Beehive, The (Erice)

Spirited Away (Miyazaki)

Spring (Dorsky)

Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter… and Spring (Ki-duk)

Square, The (Ostlund)


Steamroller & The Violin, The

Still Walking (Kore-eda)

Stranger Than Paradise

Strike (Eisenstein)

Strangers On A Train (Hitchcock)

Sunrise: A Song of Two Human (Murnau)

Synecdoche: NY

Syndromes and a Century (Weerasethakul)

The Tale of Princess Kaguya (Takahata)

Taste of Cherry (Kiarostami)

Taxi Driver

There Will Be Blood

Thin Red Line, The

Three Colors: Blue

Three Colors: Red

Three Colors: White

Three Times (Hou)

Through A Glass Darkly (Bergman

Threnody (Dorsky)

A Time to Live and a Time to Die (Hou)

To The Wonder (Malick)

Tokyo Story

Toni Erdmann (Ade)

Touch of Evil

Touch of Zen, A (Hu)

Toy Story 3

Treasure of the Sierra Madre, The

Tree Of Life, The

Trees of Syntax, Leaves of Axis (Saito)

Trial, The (Welles)

Tropical Malady (Weerasethakul)

Turin Horse, The (Tarr)

Two Lovers (Gray)

Twin Peaks: The Return (Lynch)

Umberto D.
(De Sica)

Umbrellas of Cherbourg, The (Demy)

Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives


Videodrome (Cronenberg)

Vivre sa vie (Godard)

We Own the Night (Gray)

Werckmeister Harmonies (Tarr)

Wild Strawberries

Winter Light (Bergman)

Woman In The Dunes (Teshigahara)

World of Tomorrow (Hertzfeld)

Yards, The (Gray)

Yi Yi: A One and a Two (Yang)


Young Girls of Rochefort, The (Demy)

Your Name (Shinkai)

Zvenigora (Dovzhenko)


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