A Personal Canon at the Age of 29

Towards an understanding of cinema and myself at this given moment in time.

I may do this as a yearly exercise going forward.

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Chronological order

  • Serpentine Dance by Mme. Bob Walter
  • Fantasmagorie
  • Falling Leaves
  • The Doll
  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
  • Strike
  • Faust
  • Invitation to a Journey
  • KoKo's Earth Control
  • The Passion of Joan of Arc
  • The Wind
  • Man with a Movie Camera
  • The Blood of a Poet
  • City Lights
  • Dishonored
  • M
  • Bimbo's Initiation
  • Frankenstein
  • Mädchen in Uniform
  • Shanghai Express
  • Minnie the Moocher
  • Trouble in Paradise
  • 42nd Street
  • Baby Face
  • The Invisible Man
  • The Black Cat
  • The Scarlet Empress
  • The Bride of Frankenstein
  • Somewhere in Dreamland
  • A Day in the Country
  • Stagecoach
  • Only Angels Have Wings
  • Young Mr. Lincoln
  • The Women
  • The Shop Around the Corner
  • His Girl Friday
  • Dance, Girl, Dance
  • The Letter
  • The Lady Eve
  • Citizen Kane
  • The Magnificent Ambersons
  • Bambi
  • Now, Voyager
  • Cat People
  • Meshes of the Afternoon
  • Tortoise Wins by a Hare
  • Porky Pig's Feat
  • The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp
  • At Land
  • The Curse of the Cat People
  • Gaslight
  • To Have and Have Not
  • Meet Me in St. Louis
  • The Body Snatcher
  • Detour
  • No Regrets for Our Youth
  • Notorious
  • My Darling Clementine
  • Beauty and the Beast
  • Black Narcissus
  • Woman
  • Women of the Night
  • The Red Shoes
  • Red River
  • Puce Moment
  • Inspiration
  • Caught
  • Orpheus
  • Stars in My Crown
  • In a Lonely Place
  • The Steel Helmet
  • Hard, Fast and Beautiful
  • Anne of the Indies
  • The Day the Earth Stood Still
  • Singin' in the Rain
  • The Quiet Man
  • White Mane
  • Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
  • The Earrings of Madame de...
  • Tokyo Story
  • Sansho the Bailiff
  • Seven Samurai
  • Rear Window
  • Journey to Italy
  • Godzilla
  • The Night of the Hunter
  • All That Heaven Allows
  • Sea Countrymen
  • Lola Montès
  • Bigger Than Life
  • The Curse of Frankenstein
  • Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?
  • The Cranes Are Flying
  • The Tarnished Angels
  • Touch of Evil
  • Diary of a Pregnant Woman
  • Vertigo
  • Bell, Book and Candle
  • Sleeping Beauty
  • Rio Bravo