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Ranked – Films of 2017 (UK cinema/streaming release date)

47 films

In progress...still to watch..

The Levellling Mudbound The Death of Louis XVI My Life as a Courgette

Previous 'Best of'…

  • Cemetery of Splendor
  • The Assassin
  • Embrace of the Serpent
  • Paterson
  • Anomalisa

Ranked - Films of 2016 (UK cinema release date)

47 films

This is my ongoing ranking of the best films released in UK cinemas in 2016.

I still have plenty to…

  • The Souvenir
  • Burning
  • Midsommar
  • Ash Is Purest White
  • The Favourite

Ranked – Films of 2019 (UK cinema/streaming release date)

36 films

In progress.

Still to watch...well, tons actually but next on the list Happy as Lazarro Birds of Passage Sorry We…

  • A Separation
  • Meek's Cutoff
  • Oslo, August 31st
  • The Four Times
  • We Need to Talk About Kevin

Ranked - Films of 2011 (UK cinema release date)

39 films

List still in progress, expect it to change as I finally catch up with the big films released in UK…

  • Amour
  • Once Upon a Time in Anatolia
  • Nostalgia for the Light
  • Holy Motors
  • The Master

Ranked - Films of 2012 (UK cinema release date)

22 films

List still in progress, expect it to change as I finally catch up with the big films released in UK…

  • Parasite
  • Lovers Rock
  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire
  • Uncut Gems
  • Never Rarely Sometimes Always

Ranked – Films of 2020 (UK cinema/streaming release date)

31 films

Very much in progress.

Still to watch.. Possessor Shirley Vitalina Varela The Painted Bird Babyteeth Tenet Possessor Dick Johnson is…

  • Under the Skin
  • A Touch of Sin
  • Winter Sleep
  • Boyhood
  • Two Days, One Night

Ranked - Films of 2014 (UK cinema release date)

32 films

Expect this list to change as I catch up with the best films that 2014 has to offer

Best of…

  • First Reformed
  • Loveless
  • You Were Never Really Here
  • Phantom Thread
  • Western

Ranked – Films of 2018 (UK cinema/streaming release date)

40 films

In progress.

Still to watch...well, tons actually but next on the list First Man The Old Man and The Gun…

  • The Look of Silence
  • Tangerine
  • Inherent Vice
  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • Girlhood

Ranked - Films of 2015 (UK cinema release date)

25 films

Expect this list to change as I catch up with the best of the year.

Best of Year lists

2020

  • The Act of Killing
  • I Wish
  • No
  • Beyond the Hills
  • Mud

Ranked - Films of 2013 (UK cinema release date)

24 films

Expect the list to change as I catch up with the best films that 2013 had to offer.

Best of…

  • The Great Train Robbery
  • True Heart Susie
  • The Parson's Widow
  • The Last of the Mohicans
  • Foolish Wives

A Year of Essential Cinema - Year 2 (the sequel)

263 films

I loved planning my films ahead last year so much (see my previous list for 2012's Essential Cinema) that I…

  • Late Spring
  • Where Is My Friend's House?
  • Céline and Julie Go Boating
  • A Day in the Country
  • Ordet

Top 250 vote

10 films

There's no way I can ever truly make a definitive top 10 (a top 100 even), however when push comes…