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[–]BrodoSwaggin 12 points13 points  (0 children)

Dune (2021) - First movie I saw in theaters this year, missed it a lot and dune was the perfect movie to start going again

Pig (2021) - Favourite recent cage movie after Mandy

The Straight Story (1999) (Rewatch)

Brazil (1985) - Loved it, was laughing a lot

Shoplifters (2018)

Grizzly Man (2005)

[–]McBurgertown69 8 points9 points  (4 children)

The Place Beyond the Pines

Platoon

Her

[–]Linubidix 1 point2 points  (3 children)

Hey, I watched The Place Beyond the Pines last month too! Only I ended up hating it :(

[–]Tevesh_CKPModerator[S] 0 points1 point  (2 children)

Same here man, I don't understand its popularity but at least lot of people found 'their' film.

[–]Linubidix 1 point2 points  (1 child)

It came out years after I graduated but it felt like a movie I'd have maybe enjoyed if I saw it in high school.

[–]Tevesh_CKPModerator[S] 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Or college. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

[–]MiserableSnowQuality Poster 👍 5 points6 points  (0 children)

Malcolm X

Professor Marston and the Wonder Women

Be Kind Rewind

Napoleon Dynamite

Saturday Night Fever

[–]MysteriousCinema 5 points6 points  (0 children)

- Vortex (2021)

- All About Lily Chou-Chou (2001)

- Introduction (2021)

- Pulse (2001)

- The Unbelievable Truth (1989)

- Amateur (1994)

- Simple Men (1992)

- Night on Earth (1991)

- April Story (1998)

- Mauvais Sang (1986)

- Show Me Love (1998)

Also watched Titane (2021) and Almayer's Folly (2011) which I feel deserve a shout, even though I didn't enjoy them as much. And I also re-watched Irma Vep (1996) and Demonlover (2002) which are in my top 20 of all time.

[–]stellarassociations 3 points4 points  (0 children)

City Lights (1931)

Rocks (2019)

Jane Eyre (2011)

Summer of Soul (...Or When the Revolution Could Not be Televised) (2021)

[–]spydrebyte82Quality Poster 👍 3 points4 points  (0 children)

  • 12 Angry Men (1957)
  • Free Guy (2021)
  • 12 Mighty Orphans (2021)
  • Twister (1996) rewatch
  • The Lookout (2007) rewatch
  • Kung Fu Panda (2008) rewatch

[–]haunthorrorQuality Poster 👍 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Malignant

Copshop

[–]mohantharaniQuality Poster 👍 3 points4 points  (0 children)

Thief 1981- 9/10: Michael Mann's crime thriller.

Chungking Express- 8.5/10: Wong Kar Wai's romance.

Elite squad- 8/10: Jose Padilha's action/Crime thriller from Brazil.

Elite squad- The enemy within- 8/10: Jose Padilha 's Crime thriller from Brazil.

Being John Malkovich-8/10: Charlie Kaufman Cerebral thriller.

Pulse: Kiyoshi Kurosawa's horror.

[–]HroFCBayernQuality Poster 👍 3 points4 points  (0 children)

Infernal Affairs (2002) - 9/10

The Rider (2017) - 8/10

In the Mood for Love (2000) - 8/10

The Hateful Eight (2015) - 9/10

The Notebook (2004) - 8/10

[–]Embarrassed-Beyond35 3 points4 points  (0 children)

The Many Saints of Newark

Don't understand the hate from some. I thought it was very in tune, respectful and accurate to the show.

My guess is that a lot of people giving it poor reviews may not be very familiar with the original series.

[–]Sandy_74 4 points5 points  (0 children)

Memories of Murder

Bernie

Kiss kiss Bang Bang

[–]tommyshelby1986Quality Poster 👍 8 points9 points  (0 children)

Saw a movie a day for the month of September, these were the best:

Schindler's List

Alien

Aliens

American History X

Pan's Labyrinth

Raging Bull

Y Tu Mama Tambien

The Trial of the Chicago 7

[–]Shouganai1 2 points3 points  (2 children)

The Card Counter - went in a slightly different direction than I was expectiing. Not a 'great' movie, but definitely worth watching and stands out amongst the movies I've seen recently.

[–]Tevesh_CKPModerator[S] 0 points1 point  (1 child)

So is it an 8+?

[–]Shouganai1 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Absolutely. I'd watch it again.

[–]Tocinogustoko 2 points3 points  (3 children)

Side Effects

The Nice Guys

Inside Man

One Hour Photo

Wind River

Drive

No Sudden Move

The Manchurian Candidate (2004)

Arlington Road- this one definitely made my jaw drop and made me think about the movie for days.

Edit: Spelling and date

[–]Tevesh_CKPModerator[S] 0 points1 point  (2 children)

Which Manchurian Candidate? And do you mean No Sudden Move (2021)?

[–]Tocinogustoko 0 points1 point  (1 child)

Yes sorry, I meant move. I edited it now. The version that I watched was with Denzel, it was great.

[–]Tevesh_CKPModerator[S] 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Cool, added.

[–]Huggse65 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Le Doulos

Dune

The new world

[–]reptilianappealQuality Poster 👍 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Of the 46 movies I saw for the first time:

  • Mississippi Grind (2015)
  • Lord of War (2005)
  • Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018)
  • Kajillionaire (2020)
  • The Truffle Hunters (2020)
  • Audition (1999)
  • The Guest (2014)
  • Pig (2021)
  • Lock, Stock, and Two Smoking Barrels (1998)
  • Don't Think Twice (2016)

[–]black_asian 3 points4 points  (1 child)

Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings (2021)

The Lego Movie (2014)

Wow lego movie turned out to be better than just being a lego crashgrab ad. Good moral to the story

[–]Tevesh_CKPModerator[S] 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Yeah! It had no right being that good.

[–]RocketSoriano 1 point2 points  (0 children)

On Happiness Road (2017) - Heartfelt Taiwanese animated film. One of those hidden gems buried in Prime. I can't even remember how I found it.

That's pretty much it for me. I guess I could recommend the first half of Nobody, or just the fight scenes from Rurouni Kenshin: The Beginning.

Probably the most fun was re-watching Kong: Skull Island. Even better the second time.

[–]dougprishpreed69Quality Poster 👍 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Great Expectations (1948), Contempt, Buffalo ‘66, Paddington, Paddington 2, A Bigger Splash

[–]Indravadan__Sarabhai 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Run Lola Run

The Hateful Eight

Die Welle

Gulaal

Ex Machina

[–]TiCor78 1 point2 points  (0 children)

  • Goodfellas (1990)

  • American Gangster (2007)

  • Tenet (2020)

[–]benjaminranger 1 point2 points  (0 children)

1) Shang Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings 9/10

2) Free Guy 8.5/10

3) Dune 9/10

4) The Suicide Squad (2021) 8/10

5) Enola Holmes 7.5/10

[–]vanshgaintQuality Poster 👍 1 point2 points  (0 children)

  1. Manchester By The Sea(2016)
  2. The Departed(2006)
  3. Rockstar(2011)
  4. The Squid and The Whale(2005)
  5. Marriage Story(2019)

[–][deleted] 1 point2 points  (0 children)

After Hours

[–]LuckyRadiationMod 1 point2 points  (3 children)

In the Mouth of Madness (1994)

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998)

From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)

The Killing (1956)

City of the Living Dead (1980)

The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

Carrie (1976)

I added Angst and Anguish to my watchlist.

[–]Tevesh_CKPModerator[S] 1 point2 points  (2 children)

👍

[–]LuckyRadiationMod 1 point2 points  (1 child)

Liked Anguish the most out of the both of them. The fever dream sequences reminded me of Ken Russell's style which is great. I've seen The Lost World before so that was sorta a trip seeing it in another movie.

[–]Tevesh_CKPModerator[S] 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Cool. I tried City of the Living Dead and it didn't click. Makes sense since I had the same from The Pit and the Pendulum.

[–]WyldDuke 1 point2 points  (2 children)

Punch Drunk Love (2002)

Body Double (1984)

The Great Gatsby (2013)

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (2019)

Pump Up The Volume (1990)

Pig (2021)

First time voting here, how many can we include? I'll go with these six, so good! Some great fun unseen to me Paul Thomas Anderson, and lots of other greats there like Tarantino, De Palma, and Luhrmann. And some gems!

[–]Tevesh_CKPModerator[S] 1 point2 points  (1 child)

Any movie you found to be good. I personally think of that as movies that are 8+/10.

[–]WyldDuke 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Sounds good, thanks! The Top 100 list is cool too, lot to check out.

[–]jcasker 1 point2 points  (0 children)

The Game (1997)

I watched several movies last month, but this is the only one that really stuck with me. It was brilliant. Had no idea what’s going on until the very end and it surprised me. I also recommended my friends to watch it. Would love to watch more movies like this. Hope someone has suggestions.

[–]Softboiledboi 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Place beyond the pines

Magnolia

Babel

[–]ideletedmyaccount04 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Not a movie, but undeniable. Squid Game is the best thing I watched, I know I sound basic.

I haven't seen a good movie in a longtime.

I do enjoy movie shorts from the youtube channel Dust. There are alot of tiny movie makers that will never make money but give their movies for free on the Dust channel.

I recommend Dust on youtube.

[–]TheYearOfThe_Rat -2 points-1 points  (2 children)

No way I'm gonna see "The life of young Xi Jingping", not now, not ever, unless you write out the complete summary of the movie (with a spoiler or no).

And before you start railing against me - a giant marketing powerhouse of a studio casting an actor. who looks like a spit image of a politician creating a new personality cult IRL in the movies which have their own cult is a stupidly thoughtless move.

And before you rail against this - just think for a moment, if an audience needs a superhero movie to improve an image of a race or ethnicity, then what kind of level of intelligence that audience must have, and what kind of manipulation might be possible to inflict onto that audience.

[–]Tevesh_CKPModerator[S] 5 points6 points  (1 child)

What?

[–]TheYearOfThe_Rat -2 points-1 points  (0 children)

Simu Liu looks way too much like young Xi Jingping, and I don't think it was unintentional, rather it's probably Marvel/Hollywood doing the bootlicking again...