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Top Mafia and/or Gangster Films

61 films

Way more than the 10 needed for this community poll: letterboxd.com/xarnis/list/the-letterboxd-communitys-top-50-gangster/ I tried to keep it to larger organized crime…

  • Infernal Affairs
  • A Better Tomorrow
  • Bullet in the Head
  • The Killer
  • Hard Boiled

Hong Kong Crime, Thriller, Gangster films

104 films

I tried avoiding films which heavily relies on its artistic action like Police Story yet i added Hard Boiled so…

  • A Homance
  • Abashiri Prison
  • Prison Walls of Abashiri 3
  • Adrenaline Drive
  • Tough Guy

EVERY film mentioned in 'The Yakuza Movie Book: A Guide to Japanese Gangster Films' (Mark Schilling; Stone Bridge Press, 2003)

98 films

Over the years, and especially recently, as more such titles have been released by specialty companies I peruse, such as…

  • Drunken Angel
  • Stray Dog
  • Foul Play
  • The Seven Faces of Bannai Tarao, Private Eye
  • Underworld Beauty

Genre: Exploitation - Yakuza / Japanese Gangster Films (100 Years: 1896-1995)

70 films

I had to use a cut-off date as the master list was growing so huge that it was a real…

  • White Heat
  • Little Caesar
  • The Public Enemy
  • Scarface
  • Carlito's Way

Gangster Films: A Beginner's Guide

50 films

Feel free to add films in the comments

Other Genres: Western Films: A Beginner's Guide Heist Films: A Beginner's Guide

  • Twenty Years Later
  • Stop Making Sense
  • As I Was Moving Ahead Occasionally I Saw Brief Glimpses of Beauty
  • Shoah
  • Playing

Official Top 250 Documentary Films

250 films

A companion piece to Dave Vis' list of Letterboxd's official top 250 films of all-time, which excludes documentaries from consideration.…

  • Shoah
  • Close-Up
  • Man with a Movie Camera
  • Night and Fog
  • Sans Soleil

The 100 Greatest Documentaries, ranked as objectively as possible

100 films

Following the approach and the formula of my 1001 Greatest Films list, I've compiled and ranked the 100 greatest documentaries.…

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Mulholland Drive
  • Stalker
  • Apocalypse Now
  • Persona

r/Criterion Top 100 (2021)

116 films

Here it is. The list we've all been waiting for, about 2 weeks and 502 comments later. If you need…

  • Tepeyac
  • The Grey Automobile
  • El tren fantasma
  • El puño de hierro
  • Santa

Mexico in Films

1,115 films

(Proudly Mexican) A big list of films from mi lindo y querido México (ordering by year). I would like to…

  • Spirited Away
  • Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion
  • Grave of the Fireflies
  • Perfect Blue
  • Princess Mononoke

Letterboxd Top 100 Japanese Animated Films

100 films

I'm making this as a comparison list to my Anime News Network Top 100 list. Letterboxd has more TV series…

  • Messe Noire
  • The Mysteries of Myra
  • Hexen
  • Alucarda
  • Hexen

Season of the Witch

335 films

A list of witchery, Satanic cults, paganism and Magick in a contemporary setting. Also added are a few titles with…

  • The Russian Ninja
  • Ninja Vengeance
  • Never Too Young to Die
  • The New Gladiators
  • Exterminator 2

Best of the Worst: A list of all movies featured on RedLetterMedia's B-Movie web series

232 films

A list of all movies featured on RedLetterMedia's web series, Best of the Worst, in which three random terrible movies…