2016

Published on: December 31st, 2016

cinema/public   ……   TV/DVD /other
50min+
   ……   ^ = rewatch   ……… c = circa

includes all 50m+ films and all shorter films rated 7/10 or higher

DANTON

DECEMBER
1st
^ The Loneliness of the Long-Distance Runner (Richardson 1962 104m) 7/10 {18/28}
^ The Loneliness of the Long-Distance Runner (Richardson 1962 104m) 7/10 {18/28}
4th
Paterson (Jarmusch 2016 118m) 4/10
Sully (Eastwood 2016 96m) 6/10
5th
The Edge of Seventeen (Fremon Craig 104m) 5/10
The Coming War on China ([TV] John Pilger 113m) 6/10
6th
Allied (Zemeckis 2016 125m) 7/10 {19/28}
9th
5-T-2 Ushuaia (Perel 2016 4m)
Danton (Wajda 1983 136m) 8/10 {22/28}
13th
^Snakegrass (Broomer 2012 1m) 8/10 {22/28}
^Cathode Garden (Geiser 2015 8m) 7/10  {20/28}
^Shiny (Campos & Susser 2016 4m) 8/10  {22/28}
^House of the Revolution (Revolucionarni dom; Šabotić 2016 13m) 7/10  {18/28}
^Greenland Unrealised (Reymond 2012 10m) 8/10  {23/28}
^Wastewater (Broomer 2014 1m) 8/10  {21/28}
^The Circle of Life (Zulić 2015 3m30s) 8/10  {23/28}
^Gorse and Flowers (Toxos e flores; Vilela 2016 4m) 8/10  {22/28}
^Seventh Submarine (Brown 2014 5m) 9/10  {26/28}
^Mars Garden (Klahr 2014 5m) 8/10  {21/28}
^Isabella Morra (Isabel Pagliai 2015 22m) 9/10  {26/28}
^Snakegrass (Broomer 2012 1m) 8/10  {22/28}
^Wastewater (Broomer 2014 1m) 8/10  {21/28}
18th
Soylent Green (Fleischer 1973 73m) 6/10
20th
The Mummy IMAX® Trailer (weird audio) [??? 2016 2.5m] 8/10 {22/28}
21st
Casino (Scorsese 1995 178m) 7/10 {19/28}
23rd
Rogue One (Edwards 2016 133m) 6/10
30th
Bluebeard’s Eighth Wife (Lubitsch 1938 80m) 6/10
31st
Rhythm of a Crime (Tadić 1981 89m) 7/10 {19/28}

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150 YOL

YEAR
28
/28
^Heat [Mann]
^Brouillard—Passage #14 [Larose]
^The Gratinated Brains of Pupilia Ferkeverk [Godina]
26
^All That Heaven Allows [Sirk]
^Isabella Morra [Pagliai]
^Seventh Submarine [Brown]
We’ll Go To Neuilly, Inshallah [Ahoudig & Salzberg]
25
Autumn [Rauchensteinsteiner]
^ The Dead Zone [Cronenberg]
The French Road [Summereder]
^Healthy People For Fun [Godina]
^The Killing [Kubrick]
^Mean Streets [Scorsese]
The Mouth Agape [Pialat]
Rohfilm [Hein & Hein]
Touchez pas au grisbi [Becker]
24
About the Art of Love or a Film with 14441 Frames [Godina]
No’i [Magrez]
23
^The Circle of Life [Zulić]
Engram of Returning [Saïto]
^Five Easy Pieces [Rafelson]
^Greenland Unrealised [Reymond]
One Hundred and Fifty Years of Life [Liu]

life is a rollercoaster: THE DEAD ZONE

NOVEMBER
1st
^The Dead Zone (Cronenberg 1983 103m) 9/10 {25/28}
2nd
^At Close Range (Foley 1985 113m) 6/10
^A Great Way of Life (Jones 2015 7m) 7/10 {19/28}
^They Live (Carpenter 1988 93m) 6/10
3rd
Doctor Strange (Derrickson 2016 115m) 6/10
5th
The Alchemist Cookbook (Potrykus 2016 82m)
Katsuyori Shibata 柴田勝頼 (HL) (‘GoForkYourself’ 2010 5m) 7/10 {19/28}
6th
The Accountant (O’Connor 2016 128m) 7/10 {20/28}
7th
We’ll Go To Neuilly, Inshallah (Ahoudig & Salzberg 2015 20m) 9/10 {26/28}
8th
Trailer 2016 – 20. Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur (Merz 2016 1m) 7/10 {20/28}
ABBA World (Åkerlund 2013 4m) 7/10 {19/28}
A Brief History of Princess X (Abrantes 2016 7m) 8/10 {22/28}
9th
No’i (Magrez 2016 22m) 9/10 {24/28}
^I Don’t Think I Can See An Island (Becks & Lefrant 2016 4m) 7+/10 {20+/28}
^A Brief History of Princess X (Abrantes 2016 7m) 8/10 {22/28}
Uzu (Kuentz 2016 16m) 8/10 {21/28}
10th
Before the Flight (Bonvin 2016 20m) 8/10 {21/28}
^Vintage Print (Fruhauf 2015 12m) 7/10 {20/28}
Cilaos (Restrepo 2016 12m) 7?/10 {19?/28}
11th
Three Enchantments (Lazam 2016 12m) 7/10 {20/28}
^A Man Returned (Fleifel 2016 30m) 7/10 {19/28}
Where Euphrates and Sava Flow Together (Muggli 2016 15m) 7/10 {18/28}
13th
Play Mate febr. 1967 (Lambert 1967 8m) 7/10 {19/28}
A Kiss One Suddelma (Talaskivi 1974 6m) 7/10 {18/28}
Vampires of Poverty (Mayolo & Ospina 1977 28m) 8/10 {22/28}
Hear, See (Mayolo & Ospina 1972 28m) 7/10 {20/28}
Rufus Jones for President (Mack 1933 21m) 7/10 {18/28}
Cab Calloway’s Jitterbug Party (Waller 1935 8m) 7/10 {19/28}
16th
I, Daniel Blake (Loach 2016 100m) 5/10
17th
^The Fog (Carpenter 1980 91m) 8/10 {22/28}
20th
Nocturnal Animals (Ford 2016 117m) 3/10
21st
^ Cameraperson (Johnson 2016 102m) 6/10
22nd
Facing the Judgment of History (Ermler 1965 93m) 7/10 {19/28}
Planeta Petrila (Dăscălescu 2016 80m) 5/10
What We Have Made (Tondre 2016 73m) 6/10
Coma (aka Koma; Adomenaite & Gorlov 1989/90 62m) 6/10
23rd
Conscience (Denisenko 1989 78m) 2/10
Burning Out (Le Maire 2016 86m) 6/10
Nowhere To Hide (Ahmed 2016 86m) 6/10
Craigslist Allstars (Elgaoz 2016 65m) 5/10
Prison Sisters (Sarvestani 2016 94m) 6/10
24th
The Forgotten (aka I dimenticati; De Seta 1959 17m) 7/10 {20/28}
A Little Monastery in Tuscany (Iosseliani 1989 53m) 7/10 {19/28}
The Grown-Ups (Alberdi 2016 82m) 6/10
La Chana (Stojevic 2016 86m) 6/10
Still Tomorrow (Jian 2016 88m) 7/10 {18/28}
25th
The Good Postman (Hristov 2016 82m) 6/10
Mogadishu Soldier (Grude 2016 84m) 6/10
Miss Kiet’s Children (Lataster & Lataster-Czisch 2016 114m) 8/10 {22/28}
26th
In loco parentis (Ní Chianáin 2016 100m) 7/10 {18/28}
Dead Slow Ahead (Herce 2015 74m) 5/10
Machines (Jain 2016 71m) 7/10 {19/28}
Far Western (Payne 2016 83m) 5/10
27th
Gogita’s New Life (Koguashvili 2016 71m) 5/10
Sealers: One Last Hunt (Mortensen & Ottersen 2016 98m) 6/10
The Wailing (Na 2016 156m) 5/10
29th
^ Mean Streets (Scorsese 1973 102m) 9/10 {25/28}

caged!

OCTOBER
1st
Secrets of a Soul (Pabst 1926 c62m) 6/10
2nd
People Die For Metal aka The Bartered Soul (Volkov & Protozanov? c69m) 4/10
Neighbors (Cline & Keaton 1920 24m)  7/10 {18/28}
Janko the Musician (Ordyński 1930 c93m) 7/10 {19/28}
Kindred of the Dust (Walsh 1922 c96m) 6/10
3rd
Algol: Tragedy of Power (Werckmeister 1920 99m) 5/10
Budapest: The City of Spas and Cures (Kandó & Somkúti 1935 16m) 7/10 {19/28}
Tempest (Taylor 1928 c102m) 6/10
The Fall of the Romanov Dynasty (Shub 1927 c78m) 5/10
4th
Three Live Ghosts [USSR-intertitle version] (Fitzmaurice 1922 c52m) 6/10
Nana (Renoir 1926 c135m) 7/10 {19/28}
The Cossack Whip (Collins 1916 c73m) 6/10
Pottery in Dahomey (director not known c1908 c5m) 7/10 {19/28}
The Guns of Loos (Hill 1928 c96m) 6/10
6th
Halsted Street (Friberg 1934 11m) 8/10 {21/28}
The Adjutant of the Czar (Strizhevsky 1929 c98m) 7/10 {19/28}
Behind the Door (Willat 1919 c70m) 7/10 {19/28}
Kean (Volkoff 1924 c148m) 6/10
10th
^ Three Kings (Russell 1999 115m) 7/10 {20/28}
Deepwater Horizon (Berg 2016 108m) 6/10
12th
True Crime [aka True Crimes] (Avranas 2016 92m) 3/10
14th
Night of a 1000 Hours [sic] (Widrich 2016 92m) 6/10
15th
Godless (Petrova 2016 99m) 3/10
16th
A Decent Woman (Valenta Rinner 2016 100m)
On Cloud Nine (Kondratiuk 1972 TV 44m)  7/10 {18/28}
Hydro-Riddle (Kondratiuk 1970/1 TV 70m) 6/10
20th
Manchester by the Sea (Lonergan 2016 137m) 5/10
21st
Short Stay (Fendt 2016 61m) 6/10
A Quiet Passion (Davies 2016 124m) 6/10
22nd
^ Five Easy Pieces (Rafelson 1970 98m) 8/10 {23/28}
^ My Darling Clementine (Ford 1946 106m) 8/10 {22/28}
New York Near Sleep For Saskia (Hutton 1972 10m) 7/10 {18/28}
Building Fire (Hutton 1979 8m) 8/10 {22/28}
^ Airplane! (Abrahams, Zucker & Zucker 88m) 7/10 {20/28}
23rd
Staying Vertical (Guiraudie 2016 100m) 3/10
^ All That Heaven Allows (Sirk 1955 88m) 9/10 {26/28}
Operation Avalanche (Johnson 2016 94m) 7/10 {20/28}
24th
The Entrance Exam (Simon 2016 119m) 7/10 {19/28}
The Death of Louis XIV (Serra 2016 115m) 3/10
^ The Deep Blue Sea (Davies 2011 98m) 8/10 {22/28}
25th
The Student Nurses (Rothman 1970 85m) 6/10
26th
The Woman Who Left (Diaz 2016 227m) 2/10
Nocturama (Bonello 2016 130m) 4/10
Under the Shadow (Anvari 2016 84m) 6/10
27th
Bodkin Ras (Modiri 2016 79m)
The Human Surge (Williams 2016 97m) 5/10
28th
The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki (Kuosmanen 2016 92m) 7/10 {19/28}
Violent Saturday (Fleischer 1955 90m) 7/10 {19/28}
29th
^ To Have and Have Not (Hawks 1944 100m) 8/10 {21/28}
The Breaking Point (Curtiz 1950 97m) 7/10 {20/28}
30th
^ I Don’t Think I Can See An Island (Becks & Lefrant 2016 4m) 7/10 {19/28}
Fuddy Duddy (Fruhauf 2016 5m) 7/10 {19/28}
^ Hallo Mabuse (Brehm 2016 5m) 7/10 {19/28}
Circular Inscription (Marxt 2016 7m) 8/10 {22/28}
The Addiction (Ferrara 1995 84m) 6/10
31st
Sieranevada (Puiu 2016 173m) 6/10
Cinema Futures (Palm 2016 126m) 6/10
The King of New York (Ferrara 1990 103m) 7/10 {19/28}
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Pretty Poison

SEPTEMBER
5th
My Art (Simmons 2016 86m) 3/10
White Sun (Rauniyar 2016 88m) 7/10 {19/28}
6th
The Bad Batch (Amirpour 2016 118m) 3/10
Austerlitz (Loznitsa 2016 93m) 7/10 {19/28}
7th
The Journey (Hamm 2016 94m) 5/10
Kékszakállú (Solinicki 2016 72m)
Paradise (Konchalovsky 2016 132m) 5/10
8th
GANTZ:O (Kawamura 2016 95m) 3/10
Pretty Poison (Black 1968 89m) 7/10 {20/28}
Our War (Argentieri, Chiaravalloti & Jampaglia 2016 70m) 6/10
9th
Never Ever (Jacquot 2016 85m) 2/10
On the Milky Road (Kusturica 2016 125m) 5/10
Twentieth Century (Hawks 1934 91m) 7/10 {18/28}
The War Within (Piacenza 2016 71m) 6/10
14th
Strawberry Bubblegums (Teske 2016 89m) 5/10
15th
Are We Not Cats (Robin 2016 78m) 6/10
16th
Some Beasts (Nelson 2015 88m)
Hey Bunny (Metschurat & Wilson 2016 85m) 3/10
Stray Bullets (Fessenden 2016 83m) 6/10
17th
The Apprentice (Konuk 2015 87m) 6/10
20th
Pinamar (Godfrid 2016 84m) 5/10
Summer Lights (Périot 2016 82m) 6/10
Playground (Kowalski 2016 82m) 6/10
21st
Jesus (Guzzoni 2016 85m) 5/10
Pretenders (Toomla 2016 102m) 4/10
Dernier Atout (Becker 1942 105m) 7/10 {19/28}
22nd
One Hundred and Fifty Years of Life (Liu 2016 93m) 8/10 {23/28}
The Blind Christ (Murray 2016 85m) 5/10
The Winter (Torres 2016 97m) 6/10
Bunker77 (Masuda 2016 90m) 5/10
23rd
Casque d’Or (Becker 1952 100m) 8/10 {19/28}
Rue de l’Estrapade (Becker 1953 99m) 6/10
Touchez pas au grisbi (Becker 1954 94m) 9/10 {25/28}
24th
Memory Exercises (Encina 2016 70m) 4/10
Arrival (Villeneuve 2016 116m) 6+/10
26th
Creepy (Kurosawa 2015 130m) 4/10
27th
Pete’s Dragon (Lowery 2016 103m) 8/10 {21/28}
^ Shortbus (Mitchell 2006 102m) 7/10 {20/28}
28th
Don’t Breathe (Alvarez 2016 88m) 6/10
29th
Snowden (Stone 2016 138m) 5/10
30th
^ Killer’s Kiss (Kubrick 1955 67m) 6/10
^ The Killing (Kubrick 1956 85m) 9/10 {25/28}

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STB

AUGUST

1st
Star Trek Beyond (Lin 2016 122m) 6/10
5th
This Time Tomorrow (Rodríguez 2016 84m) 4/10
Pow Wow (Devor 2016 c75m) 6/10
The Last Family (Matuszyński 2016 122m) 5/10
Still Life (Alpi 2016 83m) 6/10
The Challenge (Ancarani 2016 70m) 6/10
6th
Correspondences (Azevedo Gomes 2016 145m) 3/10
Brooks, Meadows and Lovely Faces (Nasrallah 2016 115m) 4/10
Daydreams (Deruas 2016 98m) 5/10
Withered Green (Hammad 2016 72m) 6/10
Rat Film (Anthony 2016 c84m) 6/10
Wet Woman in the Wind (Shiota 2016 78m) 6/10
10th
The Future Perfect (Wohlatz 2016 65m) 7/10 {19/28}
12th
Nerve (Joost & Schulman 2016 96m) 6/10
Short Family Film (Bezinović 2016 21m) 7/10 {19/28}
13th
^ Saturday Night and Sunday Morning (Reisz 1960 90m) 7/10 {20/28}
^ The Future Perfect (Wohlatz 2016 65m) 7/10 {19/28}
14th
^ A Taste of Honey (Richardson 1961 100m) 7/10 {18/28}
18th
The Shallows (Collet-Serra 2016 87m) 5/10
19th
^ The Entertainer (Richardson 1960 105m) 7/10 {18/28}
20th
Get Him To the Greek (Stoller 2010 114m) 4/10
21st
Girl With Green Eyes (Davis 1964 91m) 6/10
23rd
The Childhood of a Leader (Corbet 2015 116m) 2/10
Close-Up (Kiarostami 1990 100m) 6/10
26th
House of the Revolution (Šabotić 2016 13m) 7/10 {18/28}
28th
Skiptrace (Harlin 2016 130m) 5/10

 

Collateral damage

JULY
2nd
Collateral (Mann 2004 120m) 7/10 {20/28}
3rd
In Spring (Kaufman 1929 60m approx) 6/10
4th
The Mouth Agape (Pialat 1974 82m) 9/10 {25/28}
5th
Romance for the Bugle (Vávra 1967 86m) 6/10
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