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Best of the 10s (so far)

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Reply #30 on: October 25, 2019, 02:28:46 PM
I'm sure I'd forget movies. I'm bad at lists. I'd say that Fury Road is the movie I'm the most thankful for, though.
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Reply #31 on: October 25, 2019, 02:36:07 PM
very dorb

i like how this type of thing reveals what you look for in movies


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Reply #32 on: October 25, 2019, 06:42:54 PM
lots i haven't seen yet (melancholia, meek's cutoff, certain women, duke of burgundy, certified copy, the lobster, attack the block...just off the top of my head, plus al the stuff coming in the next two months like Lighthouse, parasite...) but i have seen A LOT, so here goes. heart breaking to omit a lot of movies I love, but this list looks fairly accurate

Somewhere
Drive
Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives
The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo
The Master
Killing Them Softly
Her
Inside Llewyn Davis
The Wolf of Wall Street
The Immigrant
Boyhood
Inherent Vice
The Grand Budapest Hotel
The Hateful Eight
The Witch
A Bigger Splash
Fences
Endless Poetry
Get Out
Dunkirk
Phantom Thread
You Were Never Really Here
The Favourite
Under the Silver Lake
Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood




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Reply #33 on: October 28, 2019, 09:09:23 AM
Tentative top 10:

1. Twin Peaks: The Return
2. A Ghost Story
3. Inside Llewyn Davis
4. Homeland: Iraq Year Zero
5. Clouds of Sils Maria
6. Paddington 2
7. Once Upon a Time... In Hollywood
8. Phantom Thread
9. Boyhood
10. Us
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Reply #34 on: November 06, 2019, 12:42:07 PM
Top 25 of 10s at Ebert.com https://www.rogerebert.com/balder-and-dash/the-best-films-of-the-2010s

1. The Tree of Life
2. Moonlight
3. Inside Llewyn Davis
4: Mad Max: Fury Road
5. Phantom Thread
6. The Wolf of Wall Street
7. Under the Skin
8. Roma
9. Get Out
10. The Master
11. The Social Network
12. A Separation
13. Silence
14. Inside Out
15. Parasite
16. If Beale Street Could Talk
17. 12 Years a Slave
18. This Is Not a Film
19. Cameraperson
20. Inherent Vice
21. The Act of Killing / The Look of Silence
22. Once Upon a Time ... In Hollywood
23. Manchester By the Sea
24. Melancholia
25. Boyhood

Honorable Mentions

“Annihilation,” “The Babadook,” “Beasts of the Southern Wild,” “Before Midnight,” “BlacKkKlansman,” “Blindspotting,” “Blue is the Warmest Color,” “A Bread Factory,” “Brooklyn,” “Burning,” "Call Me By Your Name," “Certified Copy,” “A Dangerous Method,” “Dawson City: Frozen Time,” “Dogtooth,” “Elle,” “Ex Machina,” “The Farewell,” “Fences,” “First Reformed,” “The Florida Project,” “Fruitvale Station,” “Gone Girl,” “Goodbye to Language,” “Hidden Figures,” "Holy Motors," “Inception,” “The Irishman,” “La La Land,” “Last of the Unjust,” “The Love Witch,” “Madeline’s Madeline,” “Marriage Story,” “Minding the Gap,” “Only Lovers Left Alive,” “Paterson,” “Personal Shopper,” “A Quiet Passion,” “Shirkers,” “Sorry to Bother You,” “Star Wars: The Last Jedi,” “Stories We Tell,” “Toy Story 3,” “Zama,” and “Zero Dark Thirty”
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Reply #35 on: November 06, 2019, 12:43:32 PM
what a vanilla list


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Reply #36 on: November 06, 2019, 12:44:47 PM
Yep, obviously some good picks but pretty safe overall.
If I could move the night I would
And I would turn the world around if I could
There's nothing wrong with loving something you can't hold in your hand
You're sitting on the edge of the bed, smoking and shaking your head
Well there's nothing wrong with loving things that cannot even stand
Well there goes your moony man
With his suitcase in his hand
Every road is lined with animals
That rise from their blood and walk
Well the moon won't get a wink of sleep
If I stay all night and talk


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Reply #37 on: November 06, 2019, 12:47:15 PM
I really like Moonlight. But come on.
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Reply #38 on: November 06, 2019, 12:51:46 PM
I liked Moonlight, but wasn't nearly as struck by it as I was Beale Street...
If I could move the night I would
And I would turn the world around if I could
There's nothing wrong with loving something you can't hold in your hand
You're sitting on the edge of the bed, smoking and shaking your head
Well there's nothing wrong with loving things that cannot even stand
Well there goes your moony man
With his suitcase in his hand
Every road is lined with animals
That rise from their blood and walk
Well the moon won't get a wink of sleep
If I stay all night and talk


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Reply #39 on: November 06, 2019, 01:43:25 PM
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