film (and plays)

to watch with kids

  • the mission
  • annie hall
  • a beautiful mind
  • room with a view
  • good will hunting
  • synechdoche
  • fish called wanda
  • the diary of anne frank
  • mel brooks
  • living in oblivion
  • making of mary poppins
  • the expanse
  • the last samurai
  • gladiator
  • down by law
  • spartacus. kubrick 3h
  • roots
  • quo vadis. 5h
  • mutiny on the bounty
  • the year of living dangerously
  • the way back (weir)
  • mosquito coast
  • the last of the mohicans
  • maltese falcon
  • sunset blvd
  • dark passage
  • psycho
  • his girl friday
  • the big sleep
  • cabaret
  • tomorrowland
  • an american in paris
  • some like it hot
  • godfather
  • chinatown
  • the tenant (polanski)
  • the ghost writer (polanski)
  • tess (polanski)
  • laura
  • detour
  • all that jazz (…)
  • rebel without a cause
  • spellbound
  • the prisoner of zenda
  • out of the past
  • kiss me deadly
  • the killers
  • the lady from shanghai
  • in a lonely place
  • the big heat
  • the woman in the window
  • the asphalt jungle
  • the blue dahlia
  • the killing
  • swiss army man
  • a cat in paris
  • winged migration
  • belle and sebastian
  • new jungle book
  • trumbo
  • the man from earth
  • moon
  • braveheart
  • waking life
  • remains of the day
  • double indemnity
  • following (c. nolan)
  • the wolf of wall street
  • 2001
  • 2010
  • koyaanisqatsi
  • powwaqatsi
  • prime suspect bbc series
  • the great escape
  • tasio
  • the social network
  • el sur
  • la femme nikita
  • el espiritu de la colmena
  • the intouchables
  • bridge of spies (*th)
  • suffragette (*th)
  • the revenant (*th)
  • a beautiful mind
  • the godfather
  • the godfather 2
  • mozart in the jungle (tv)
  • mr robot (tv)
  • schindler’s list
  • cast away
  • transparent
  • the abyss
  • the others
  • the pianist
  • the limey
  • the french connection
  • shadows and fog
  • chinatown
  • the lives of others
  • get shorty
  • district 9
  • super 8
  • rififi
  • barry lyndon
  • the english patient
  • true grit (coen brothers)
  • pan’s labyrinth
  • citizen kane
  • the magnificent ambersons
  • touch of evil
  • mr turner
  • the treasure of the sierra madre
  • pecker
  • planet of the apes
  • dawn of the planet of the apes
  • remains of the day
  • frontline documentaries
  • control room
  • the square
  • gaslight
  • tampopo
  • american hustle
  • pushing hands (ang lee)
  • the year of living dangerously
  • el mariachi
  • after life
  • buster keaton
  • ozu
  • paprika
  • everythingisterrible.com holy mountain from dog movies
  • computer chess
  • cosmopolis
  • ricky jay deceptive
  • the lone ranger
  • independence day
  • withnail and i
  • farewell my concubine
  • modern times
  • the great dictator
  • darby o’gill
  • donnie darko
  • dog day afternoon
  • saudade do futuro
  • particle fever
  • leolo
  • bowfinger
  • rain man
  • say anything
  • stop making sense
  • this is spinal tap
  • yojimbo
  • once upon a time in the west
  • snatch
  • the wages of fear
  • a fistful of dollars
  • more dollars
  • good, bad, ugly
  • napoleon dynamite
  • working girls
  • maltese falcon
  • nights of cabiria
  • bill cunningham new york
  • the maze runner
  • lagaan
  • brazil
  • the zero theorem
  • from up on poppy hill
  • the giver
  • noah
  • bicycle thieves
  • rashomon
  • the seventh seal
  • ikiru
  • throne of blood
  • dreams
  • kagemusha
  • drunken angel
  • stray dog
  • rebecca
  • maltese falcon
  • rope
  • the search for general tso
  • the shining
  • whiplash
  • when the cat’s away
  • ghost world
  • dark city
  • dark passage
  • nebraska
  • what dreams may come
  • russian ark
  • a very long engagement
  • the princess and the warrior
  • generation war
  • shaun of the dead
  • gandhi
  • kes
  • the best years of our lives
  • ben-hur
  • the green mile
  • network
  • a matter of life and death
  • waiting for guff man
  • la via en rose
  • on the waterfront
  • dog day afternoon
  • 007 casino royale
  • what’s eating gilbert grape
  • the dark knight

watched with kids

  • many monty python’s flying circus
  • nausicaa of the valley of the wind
  • cagliostro
  • 007 skyfall
  • lincoln
  • the count of monte cristo
  • out of africa
  • back to the future
  • ferris bueller’s day off
  • red tails
  • ghostbusters
  • groundhog day
  • the truman show
  • catch me if you can
  • frontline: corruption
  • notorious
  • the gods must be crazy
  • the gods must be crazy 2
  • mean girls
  • sense and sensibility
  • wuthering heights
  • my fair lady
  • the king’s speech
  • oklahoma
  • hairspray
  • singing in the rain
  • victoria
  • titanic
  • west side story
  • fiddler on the roof
  • cane toads: an unnatural history
  • the matrix
  • the imaginarium of dr parnassus
  • men in black
  • men in black 2
  • we steal secrets (assange)
  • rear window
  • bringing up baby
  • eat drink man woman
  • not one less
  • fantastic mr fox
  • crouching tiger hidden dragon
  • raise the red lantern
  • jurassic park
  • artificial intelligence (a.i. – spielberg)
  • gravity
  • lawrence of arabia
  • gallipoli
  • the wind is rising
  • north by northwest
  • o brother where art thou
  • strangers on a train
  • my fair lady
  • true stories
  • wadjda
  • indiana jones
  • indiana jones and the last crusade
  • indiana jones and the temple of doom
  • indiana jones and the crystal skull
  • wargames
  • e.t.
  • cinema paradiso
  • grand hotel budapest
  • i robot
  • the edge of tomorrow
  • the terminator (1 kid)
  • the book thief
  • tintin
  • flame trees of thika
  • x men
  • x men future past whatever
  • groundhog day
  • the wolverine
  • the other various xmen
  • casablanca
  • red violin
  • moonrise kingdom
  • the life aquatic with steve zissou
  • searching for sugar man
  • interstellar (1 kid)
  • the tale of the princess kaguya
  • big hero 6
  • enigma (2001)
  • slumdog millionaire
  • rushmore
  • town called panic
  • the hundred foot journey
  • the theory of everything
  • passage to india
  • hunger games 1,2,3
  • shawshank redemption
  • dr strangelove
  • divergent
  • everything is illuminated
  • to catch a thief
  • the imitation game
  • all the way (play)
  • the great society (play – with anselm)
  • the merchant of venice (play)
  • selma (with anselm)
  • la vita e bella
  • amelie
  • darjeeling limited
  • monsoon wedding
  • blade runner
  • gattaca
  • the prestige
  • now you see me
  • run lola run
  • force majeure (with eliot)
  • wolf hall (play – with eliot)
  • bring up the bodies (play – with eliot)
  • forrest gump
  • terminator 2
  • micmacs
  • the city of lost children
  • the seven samurai (anselm)
  • holes
  • sherlock holmes (hollywood)
  • mr. holmes
  • the sting
  • the young and prodigious ts spivet
  • cloud atlas
  • benjamin button
  • holmes 2 (hollywood)
  • helvetica
  • 007 spectre (except eliot who was not interested)
  • sherlock holmes BBC series
  • hunger games 4
  • minority report
  • motorcycle diaries
  • inside out
  • wings of desire
  • to be or not to be (1942)
  • tinker tailor soldier spy
  • the hobbit 1,2,3
  • cane toads: the conquest
  • babies
  • the trotsky
  • best in show (minus b)
  • the sting
  • frontline: the rise of isis
  • the marriage of figaro (opera, minus B)
  • interstellar
  • the life model (play, minus Anselm; excellent)
  • disgraced (play; a bit tough for them..)
  • my friend raffi (eliot only)
  • birds of passage (eliot only)
  • landfill harmonic (eliot only)
  • almost friends (eliot only)
  • the celestial camel (eliot only)
  • hordür (eliot only)
  • jill and joy (eliot only)
  • opposite field (eliot only)
  • bite size (eliot only)
  • dummie the mummy (eliot only)
  • the little gypsy witch (eliot only)
  • crow’s egg (eliot only)
  • buffalo rider (eliot only)
  • the little mountain boy (eliot only)
  • citizenfour
  • king kong
  • contact
  • bottle rocket (wes anderson)
  • butch cassidy and the sundance kid
  • close encounters of the third kind
  • star wars 7
  • mrs. warren’s profession (play)
  • a town called panic
  • vertigo
  • 12 monkeys (anselm)
  • being john malkovich (anselm)
  • the third man
  • man on wire (eliot)
  • witness for the prosecution (eliot)
  • captain fantastic
  • adaptation (anselm)
  • hunt for the wilderpeople

watch with kids later on, or possibly with 1 kid

  • the man in the high castle
  • adaptation
  • juno
  • a most wanted man
  • american beauty
  • american graffiti
  • central station
  • deathtrap
  • down by law
  • flirting with disaster
  • hoop dreams
  • logan’s run
  • room with a view
  • sixth sense
  • station agent
  • the talented mr. ripley
  • what’s eating gilbert grape
  • alien
  • aliens
  • donnie darko
  • shutter island
  • 12 years a slave
  • gladiator
  • ex machina
  • no country for old men
  • fight club
  • memento
  • insomnia
  • leon: the professional (luc besson)
  • the green mile
  • downfall
  • die hard

to watch without one parent

to watch without kids

  • *melancholia
  • *black mirror
  • *anomalisa
  • the mill and the cross
  • nightwatching
  • goltzius and the pelican company
  • late quartet
  • the spotlight
  • dallas buyers club
  • god’s pocket
  • the double
  • under the skin
  • gran torino
  • mr smith goes to washington
  • unforgiven
  • grave of the fireflies
  • the departed (scorsese)
  • city of god
  • antichrist (von trier)
  • the grandmaster (wong kar wai)
  • days of being wild, in the mood for love, 2046 (wong kar wai)
  • diabolique
  • la haine
  • before sunrise
  • after sunset
  • gone girl
  • nightcrawler
  • lebanon
  • zero motivation
  • faust
  • moloch
  • taurus
  • y tu mama también
  • cache’
  • the apartment
  • terms of endearment
  • the great beauty
  • persona
  • paris texas
  • carmen jones
  • a room for romeo brass
  • the thin red line
  • the sacrifice
  • rosemary’s baby
  • who’s afraid of virginia woolf
  • boogie nights

watched without kids

  • charlie wilson’s war
  • midnight in paris
  • fading gigolo (woody allen) (it sucked)
  • the hunchback of seville (play, good)
  • only lovers left alive (semi-sucked but good soundtrack)
  • bloomsday (play, good)
  • the tree of life
  • the book of mormon
  • the big short
  • the danish girl
  • 10 cloverfield lane
  • deadpool
  • eye in the sky
  • the lobster (with craig + kids)

 

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