Movie List

In order to appreciate every genre of film, Michael makes it a point to watch between 50-100 movies a year.
 
2008
2009

The Good Shepard
Deathwish
I am Legend
Michael Clayton
Freaks
Zodiac
Before Night Falls
The Incredible Hulk
The Day The Earth Stood Still
21
Straw Dogs
Dan in Real Life
Tape
Cadillac Records
The Wicker Man (1973)
Overnight (Documentary)
Rambo
There Will Be BloodWonderland
The DaVinci Code
Rescue Dawn
Spellbound (Documentary)
Definitely Maybe
Marty
Iron Man
Pierrepoint
High Noon
Waitress
Swing Vote
Slaughter Rule
Disturbia
The Number 23
Quantum of Solace
Rebel Without A Cause
BullitCharlie Wilson’s War
Windchill
Glory Road
American Gangster
Into The Wild
The Good German
Juno
Bee Movie
Superbad
Dark Knight
Cloverfield
Before The Devil Knows You're Dead
Away From Her
Milk
W
Eastern Promises
Capote

Slumdog Millionaire
Tropic Thunder
Gran Torino
Vantage Point
Chinatown
Revolutionary Road
Office Space
The Strangers
I Now Pronounce You…
Vicky Christina
Barcelona
The Wrestler
The Visitor
To Live and Die in LA
Baby Mama
Hannah Montana
Taken
Frost/Nixon
GattacaThe Vanishing (1986)
The Hangover
Surveillance
The Proposal
Apocalypse Now
Burn After Reading
On The Waterfront
The Godfather
The Godfather II
Death Sentence
Enchanted
Bruno
I Love You Man
The Reader
Tyson
District 9
Hitman
Wanted
The Karate KidAway We Go
Manhunter (1986)
Astroboy
Defiance
2012
Unforgiving
Traitor
Firewall
Duplicity
Marley and Me
Cellular
The Wizard of OZ
Husbands and Wives
Avatar
Redbelt
Blade Runner
Dreamer
Princess and The Frog
State of Play

 
2010
2011

Inception
The American
The Expendables
500 Days of Summer
Being There
Defiance
Inglorious Basterds
The Kids Are Alright
Invictus
Raging Bull
An Education
The Blind Side
The Hurt Locker
Up in the Air
The Hangover
The Town
Easy A
She's Just Not That Into You
Hot Tub Time Machine
The Social NetworkA Prophet
A Serious Man
Deconstructing Harry
Double Indemnity
Staten Island
The Seventh Seal
The International
Wall Street 2
Bad Lieutenants
Sweet Smell of Success
It Happened One Night
Jackass 3D
Dial M for Murder
El Mariachi
The Wolf Man
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
The Public Enemy
Punch-Drunk Love
Close Encounters of the Third Kind
SpinConviction
Jim Thorpe - All American
Paranormal Activity
Birth of a Nation
Red
Nice Guy Johnnie
The Messenger
Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse
Megamind 3D
Five Easy Pieces
Grown Ups
Next Three Days
Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer
It's a Wonderful Life
The Informant
Taxi Driver
Love and Other Drugs
Lost Horizon
The Lodger
Psycho

Mean Streets
Days of Heaven
The Last Picture Show
The Fighter
The Philadelphia Story
The Town
Mr. Deeds Goes To Town
Greenburg
Lifeboat
Three Kings
True Grit (2010)
Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work
Star Trek (2009)
Somebody Up There Likes Me
Fight Club
Run Lola Run
Shampoo
127 Hours
Delivery Us From Evil
The Kings Speech
Sunset Boulevard
The Green Zone
Rio
Win WinFrozen
Thor
Too Big To Fail
Friday Night Lights
The Verdict
Super 8
Knight and Day
X-Men: First Class
Kung Fu Panda 2
Unknown
Midnight in Paris
The Lincoln Lawyer
Mr. and Mrs. Smith
Fair Game
Mrs. Doubtfire
Max Dugan Returns
From Here To Eternity
Catfish
The Debt
Rise of the Planet of the Apes
Bonnie and Clyde
Breathless
Rachel Getting Married
The Invisible ManRear Window
Kill The Irishman
Stakeout
Hanna
Casablanca
Downfall
The Hangover Part 2
The Candidate
Twelve Angry Men
Drive
Winters Bone
Buried
Crazy Stupid Love
Jack and Jill
The Descendants
The Usual Suspects
Martha Marcy May Marlene
Sahara (1943)
The Adjustment Bureau
Butch
Cassidy and The Sundance Kid
Black Swan
Like Crazy

 
2012
2013

We Bought A Zoo
Slapshot
The Good Girl
The Ides of March
Mission Impossible 4
Margin Call
Moneyball
Cool Hand Luke
The Bourne Supremacy
Pi
Friends with Benefits
Haywire
All Good Things
Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy
The Impossible
Shallow GraveMan on Wire
Frozen River
Wanderlust
Game Change
I am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang
Mirror Mirror
A Separation
The Avengers
The Five Year Engagement
Animal House
Frankenstein
Absence of Malice
A Star is Born
Boogie Nights
Chronicle
Hoosiers21 Jump Street
Madagascar 3
Warrior
The Devils Double
Brave
How To Survive a Plague
Harold and Maude
Creature from the Black Lagoon
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
Apollo 18
My Week With Marilyn
Contraband
Argo
The Omen
Lethal Weapon

 

Parental Guidance
Phantom of the Opera
Promised Land
Captain Phillips
Zero Dark Thirty
The Social Network
The Dark Knight Rises
Dirty Harry
Prefontaine
Fruitvale Station
Flight
Brighton Beach Memoirs
Supporting Characters
Lady from Shanghai
End of Watch
Frozen
Amour
Above the Law
Looper
PrisonersBlue Valentine
Out of the Furnace
Escape from Planet Earth
East of Eden
Naked City
Inside Llewyn Davis
The Amazing Spiderman
The Anderson Tapes
Bridesmaids
The Best Man Holiday
American Graffiti
17 Again
The Big Sleep
Little Caesar
Safehouse
Carnal Knowledge
Epic
Philomena
Rocky
The Thin Man42
Side Effects
Evacateur: Morton Downey Jr Movie
Before Midnight
The Heat
The Way Way Back
Blue Jasmine
Smurfs 2
Lee Daniels The Butler
Back to the Future
Without Limits
World War Z
The Karate Kid Part II
Hitchcock
Tower Heist
Gravity 3D
Runner Runner
The Sand Pebbles
Failure to Launch
12 Years a Slave

 
2014
2015

Anchorman 2
The Wolf of Wall Street
American Hustle
Her
Lone Survivor
Bride of Frankenstein
Bad Day at Blackrock
The Nut Job
Runner Runner
Saving Mr. Banks
Dallas Buyers Club
Geek Charming
Vertigo
Mission Impossible
All is Lost
Nebraska
Prizzi's Honor
Jiro Dreams of Sushi
Rocky III    
Battleship Potemkin

Now You See Me
Enough Said
Taken 2
Man of Steel
The Gold Rush
Keeping up with the Steins
Talk to Her
Summer Hours
Casting By
Mud
Clueless
Draft Day
Godzilla (2014)
22 Jump Street
Neighbors
The Hundred Foot Journey
Gods and Monsters
Underdogs
Dolphin Tale 2
Shattered Glass

Alexander and the Terrible...
Gone Girl
The Hammer
Stagecoach
John Wick
Monuments Men
Moon
Jack Reacher
Arbitrage
Deathwish
F for Fake
A Steetcar named Desire
Wag the Dog
Brady Bunch Movie
Manhunter
Elysium 
Saint Vincent
The Wild One
Pauly Shore: Stands Alone
FoxcatcherRififi
The Magnificent Seven
Boyhood
Whiplash
American Sniper
Still Alice
Hunger Games: Catching Fire
The Imitation Game
Birdman
Chef
The Skeleton Twins

Casablanca

A good day to die hard

Sisters

The Sheik

Chariots of fire

Spotlight

Theory of Evolution

The Iceman

Star wars: The force awakens

4 Minute Mile

Run all night

Sicario

Taken 3

The hunter

Creed

Remembrance

Bang the Drum Slowly

Carol

Paddington

Life Itself

Far from Heaven

Woman in Gold

Meatballs

This is where I leave you

Grand Budapest Hotel

Goodfellas

They were expendable

A most Violent Year

Conspiracy

ex machina

The girl with the dragon tattoo

Grand Hotel

50 shades of grey

Draft day

Home

Pitch Perfect 2

The bicycle thief

Jurassic World

Whiplash

Ted 2

And the oscar goes to…

Magic Mike 2

Ida

Trainwreck

Mcfarland USA

Inside Out

Fury

Black Mass 

The Hunger Games: Mocking-jay

Glory Road

Kingsman: The secret service

The Martian

Inherit the wind 

Edge of Tomorrow

Dumb & Dumber

Mr. Hollands Opus

 
2016

2016 Movie List

Room

Daddy’s Home

Trumbo
Waterboy

The Race

Brooklyn
Eddie The Eagle

The Big Lebowski

10 Cloverfield Lane
Me & Earl &
The Dying Girl

The Magnificent Ambersons

Bad Words
War Games

My Big Fat Greek Wedding

Eye in The Sky
Sleeping Giant

Hello My Name is Doris

Mississippi Grind
Entourage

Django Unchained

Caddyshack
Thelma & Louise

Meet the Parents

Now You See Me
The Night Hunter

Pop Star:Never Stop Never Stopping
3:10 To Yuma

99 Homes

The Dirty Dozen
Now You See Me 2

Weiner The Lobster
The Shallows

Central Intelligence

The Age of Adeline
Citizen Kane

All the Presidents Men

The Infiltrator
Mike & Dave need Wedding Dates Good Night & Good Luck
Life of Pi

Captain Fantastic

Remember
Café Society

Jason Bourne

Sully
Jason Bourne

Sing

Street

Steve Jobs
School Ties

Denial

Major League
The Shawshank Redemption

Bad Moms

Almost Christmas
Rain Man

Manchester by the Sea

The Arrival
Blue Ruin

Green Room

These Three
Counsellor at Law

Rain Man

Dead End
Glengarry Glen Ross

Mrs. Miniver

Rogue One
Why Him Fences

La La Land